Behavioral Euthanasia Counseling
Behavioral euthanasia is a term used to describe the decision to euthanize a cat due to severe and irreparable behavior problems. It is a difficult and emotional decision to make, but in some cases, it may be the best option for the well-being of both the cat and their human family.
Severe behavior problems can occur in any cat. Behavioral issues can be caused by a combination of genetics, past experiences, and environmental factors, and some cats may be more prone to certain behaviors than others. Considering this option is not a reflection of your love and care for your cat. Rather, think of it as a selfless decision made in the best interest of the cat’s welfare. You may have done everything right, and it is certainly not your fault.
You don’t have to make the decision alone. For those who are considering behavioral euthanasia for their cat, I provide behavioral euthanasia counseling to help navigate this difficult path. As an expert in feline behavior, I can help you assess the severity of your cat’s behavior issues and explore potential treatment options with you. I can also offer an objective perspective, which can be instrumental when making such a difficult decision. Your family will receive emotional support, information about available options, and guidance in making the best decision for everyone involved.
Behavioral euthanasia counseling services include:
A one-hour virtual non-judgemental discussion with Laura
A detailed review of your cat’s history and the factors leading you towards considering this decision
Ensuring that all possible options have been exhausted, like behavior modification, rehoming, medication, etc
Guidance in terms of the logistics of the behavioral euthanasia process including what you may face before and after
- In order to stay completely confidential through this tough process, the session will not be recorded and you will not receive a written report or behavior plan