What things do you like to smell

9 scents cats can't stand

The sense of smell plays a very important role in cats. They have up to 70 million olfactory cells. Compared: We humans only have 5 to 20 million olfactory cells available. Thanks to their fine sense of smell, which is fully developed from birth, even kittens can reach their mother without any problems. Cats are also special because of their fine noses sensitivewhat smells are all about. You can't stand these 9 fragrances.

1. Fragrance for the litter box

Cats don't have fun with the litter box. It has to smell clean and fresh, which is why you need to clean the toilet at least once a day. There should be there too, please no other fragrances are used that only calm the human nose. Many velvet paws do not find deodorants for the litter box so tingly, and not always Thirsty also really gladly accepted. If your cat suddenly does business elsewhere, you know why.

2. Typical household fragrances

Room fragrance, scented candle or incense sticks: We think it's great, the cat doesn't. If there is an intense smell of oranges and citrus, musk and cinnamon, it is very unpleasant for our animal. Therefore, be economical with such smelly objects in the household.

3. Tea tree oil and other remedies

Tea tree oil is not only toxic to cats, it is also unpleasant. The kitty doesn't like the intense smell. This also applies to other remedies. Eucalyptus and menthol are also not something our cat likes. If you are sick, you'd better rub yourself in another room. There is only one thing that cats like: valerian.

4. Cigarette smoke

Smoking is unhealthy, and cats find it really bad too. Cigarette smoke makes her sensitive olfactory organ very troubling and only upsets the cat. Therefore, please always light your cigarette outside first and always smoke outside. This will prevent your cat from becoming a passive smoker.

5. Perfume

Cats would never understand why we spend a lot of money on perfume. For them, the fragrant scents of rose, violet and patchouli are simply disgusting. Dissolve the intense nuances that we find very pleasant discomfort in the cat out. So don't take it personally if the cat turns up his nose around you and it is best to live by the motto: less is more.

6. Unpleasant plant odors

The Harp bush is also called the "fuck off plant". It keeps cats away from doing their business in beds. The cat is not a fan of in the garden either Citrus-scented plants and avoid that too strongly scented lavender. The animal avoids all plants with an ethereal odor.

7. Foreign odors

Even if cats don't directly find them uncomfortable, they still don't want this one thing in their territory: that Odors from strange cats. Usually the velvet paws try to cover them up with their own smell.

8. Household cleaners

Of course you have to clean, but some cleaning supplies are completely out of the question for cats. The pungent smell blows her away. So you should get one mild cleaning agent use that smells as little as possible. Your velvet paw will thank you.

9. Typical flavors from the kitchen

Not all people like garlic. Cats all disdain him. The cat shrinks back from a person smelling garlic - it is best to save on food with it - here, too, less is simply more. Please keep the healthy ingredient in the kitchen so that it is odor-proof. Coffee grounds, lemon, lemongrass, vinegar, cinnamon or coriander are just as unpopular with cats and sometimes even poisonous for cats. The animal should be kept away from that. If that works, you don't have to do without anything yourself.