As a last resort, you may have to option out to medication for the aggressor cat. Your veterinarian can stipulate for your cat, or you may choose the services of a veterinarian specializing in behavioral problems. Emblematic meds include: Amitriptylline which is occasionally prescribed for the aggressor cat to settle down her/his aggressive tendencies,
Buspirone or Valium are both anti-anxiety medications, and may be approved for the victim cat, or in the case of the redirect-aggression approach, for both cats involved.
Many holistic therapies are accessible for stress or fear that accompanies aggression by another cat. Feliway Plug-In is one of them. Though not vigorously marketed for this purpose, this pheromone-based product has been referred to anecdotally as helping soothe the atmosphere between aggressive feline housemates. Feliway was created to closely ballpark the friendly facial pheremones cats use to mark their territory. The Feliway Comfort Zone Plug-In fits right into an electrical socket and diffuses the pheromone all the way through a room. It is obtainable online, and in most pet supply stores such as PetSmart and Petco... Bach's Flower Essences, mainly Rescue Remedy are extensively used for stressful situations. A drop or two in the feline’s water dish each day may have a consoling effect on your little warrior. Flower essences are offered in some pet supply stores and in many health food stores as well...
It’s very probable that your household will hardly ever be troubled with brutal aggression problems. By keeping your eyes open to budding rivalry, superseding when necessary, and by offering regular exercise with interactive toys, your cats will enjoy serene companionship for years and years