Cats are known for being touchy, vindictive, and they hold grudges against anything that scared them. She's normally a bit of a spazz, so it's not unlikely that she got into something that may have hurt her. Kitten. Cat suddenly scared of nothing and won't go in my room. Category: Cat. I believe they can see and hear what we can’t. However, in the last 3 weeks he's suddenly become terrified of the living room at night. Once or twice, she goes into the bedroom, very slowly and hesitantly, low to the ground, sniffing the floor a lot and looking under the bed. He’d also jump from the front door to a safe spot on the kitchen floor, but would then jump over the rest of the kitchen floor. He previously had struvite crystals in his bladder a few months ago which were removed with surgery, but recovered well. Well tonight I'm falling asleep and he's in his usual spot, all cuddled up and I had my arm around him like he likes, and I went to go roll over knowing I was going to wake him up but having done this many times in the past week thought nothing of it. It sounds like he likes to sleep with you, so hopefully once he's done enough investigating/he's forgotten about it, he'll go back to sleeping with you like normal. So my cat always sleeps on my bed and she adores me. December 6, 2012 8:52 PM Subscribe. Not sure I’d say ghosts, but it’s something. You are aware of what stress can cause in the life of a human being. Watch also our other videos! Discussion. :-), New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Show Less. He was terrified of it. One time, a vase fell from the coffee table in our living room and it scared the hell out of the cat. I find my 1-year-old cat hiding on a book shelf in my office (something she’s never done). Seems genuinely scared. At the end of the day, if your cat is suddenly behaving in a way that is contrary to what you normally see from it, don’t just chalk it up to a weird cat-ism, investigate it. “I get a lot of calls that are for cat-cat introductions,” Goldman says, noting that the issue of cat house-soiling is in some cases related to the stress of introducing a second pet. He was sleeping on my bed just this morning but now … Press J to jump to the feed. Probably just one of those "cat things" that we mere humans will never understand. it seems that he goes in there only when i am in there. Clean the litter box and change the food and water every day so you know whether he's eating and drinking. I've seen them freak and then realize then be ok but not like this. I find my 1-year-old cat hiding on a book shelf in my office (something she’s never done). A cat always afraid is different from a cat that suddenly becomes jittery and nervous. Have you rearranged your room? He stares at my bed like theres somebody on it but theres nothing and he hissed at my bed. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Once, while my cat was sniffing a bag of trail mix, I played a high note on my harmonica. After a couple of hours, she comes into the living room but seems terrified of the bedroom (door to which is off of the living room; I live in an apartment). Although cats prefer to avoid confrontation, they will likely attack in this state if they feel they do not have the ability to escape. And he's not afraid of me because he let me hold him and pet him when I went in the living room. If your cat is hiding or fleeing, then it has anxiety. The cat suddenly refused to walk on the living room carpet, instead jumping from the doorway, to the couch, to a chair, etc. Any thoughts on what might be happening? Disruption to routine makes a cat skittish. We should say reassuring things. My usually-bold cat is suddenly scared of everything (sudden movements, noises), and acting like he is seeing something that is not there. Cat suddenly afraid of bedroom. Cats are truly weird. I would assume it was a scary dream and he just can't tell the difference between reality and dream land but I wanted to see if anybody had any experience with this. Other pet owners say that their dogs and cats acted oddly in the minutes or seconds before the ground start shaking. A sudden change or disruption in her routine Her sense of arrangement may get disrupted by new things, people, animals or changes of environment. He'll come out when he's ready. She walks bend down close to the floor. Love that description. Pictures, videos, articles and questions featuring and about cats. Let him come back when he's ready. On the first occasion the cat suddenly began to back away from my bed, hiding in the corner and looking scared. 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