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Dr. Amanda Bruce

This spring’s wet weather has caused a tiny stream to develop in my basement — right in front of my cat’s litter box.


I immediately moved the litter box to an area of the house that would be less stressful for my cat. I didn’t want her to start choosing a spot other than her box to go potty.

If your cat starts avoiding the litter box, for whatever reason, you can take steps to fix the problem. Here’s what you need to understand.

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