New kitten not sometimes not using litterbox.

classic67

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We adopted 2 new kittens and they are now 14 weeks old. We've been to the vet and they are healthy and thriving, but one occasionally urinates outside the litterbox, on a pile of laundry, on the piddle pads I have under the litterboxes and today on my drapes which were "puddled" on the floor. I know he uses the litterbox most of the time. His brother has no problems using the box. Any thoughts?
 

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Since you said he used it most of the time it sounds like a behavior issue as opposed to a training issue. I'm guessing it's the same spots over and over again like the laundry. Try getting these things off the floor. But also put a litter box every place he has gone potty. Yes. Every single place. As he uses them you can gradually reduce the amount of litter boxes but you should have +1 litterbox for the amount of cats you have. So if you have 2 cats you need a minimum of 3 litter boxes. If you have 3 cats you need a minimum of 4 litter boxes.
 

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AND pick up a bottle of a good enzymatic cleaner for every thing he has piddled on. HE can smell it, even if you can't, and it will attract him back to the same spot.
 
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