On many occasions you will have wondered if it is necessary to wash your cat or in what situations it is necessary to do so . In this article we want to introduce you to some of the basic cleaning care that you have to carry out with your cat .
First of all , washing our cats depends on their state of health and the amount of dirt they have.
They wash themselves by constantly licking their body , but otherwise we must bathe ourselves. We also have to take this into account if their fur has too much dirt or if some type of harmful substance has fallen on it.
How often should I wash my cat?
Taking into account that cats maintain their own hygiene, it will depend on their type of fur, dirt, and environment in which they live.
In general terms, it is not recommended to bathe your cat more than once a month , as we can facilitate the appearance of dermatitis or allergy problems on its skin.
- First of all we must brush their hair regularly to remove dead hair and check the unwanted appearance of ticks or fleas, we will also avoid the formation of hairballs in their stomach.
- As for the bath, we must, at least once a year, taking into account the type of hair and the dirt of its fur . It is necessary to familiarize the cat with water by doing it calmly in a basin or bathtub with warm water. Use a sponge to apply water all over her body and maintain a relaxed space.