By ariesvita — October 6, 2010 8:52pm — 26 replies. Even if your cat never goes outside, there’s still the possibility that they will see or smell the “intruder,” and then spray around a door or window in response. My boyfriend made a joke about him having to pee every time he comes over was his instincts or whatever marking his territory. Pets are often neutered at a young age, so if this was done ages ago and your dog has only just started urine marking, then … I know it's silly but I thought that there might actually be some merit to it. Territory: Spraying is one way cats mark their turf, especially if another cat is lurking around and leaving their own mark in your yard. How does your SO mark his/her territory? I've been married for 28.5 years and have never had to "mark my territory" (especially since I'm a man, not an animal) for my wife or any previous women that I dated. Territorial marking that is triggered by mating urges rather than environmental circumstances begin when puppies reach sexual maturity. If you do a search you will find articles on how women mark their territories to let other women know she is dating or i. Marking can occur due to the presence of other cats in the vicinity, either outdoors or among cats that live in the same household. Schedule the Sex Talk With your roommate, that is. We've covered why dogs submissively urinate, now here's how to prevent urine-marking behaviors before they happen in your house.. Before doing anything else, take your dog to the veterinarian to rule out any medical causes for the urine-marking behavior. I can say that many a time it has felt so good to have Mr. Fox’s mark and every movement I will feel the tightness of the fluids on my skin as I move around and it makes me smile to myself. The term applies to male animals who spray their scent on their territory/habit to make other animals of the same specie aware that the territory/habit is occupied by a male. This usually happens when pups are anywhere from 6 months to a year in age. What are the signs? Afterward, your Sir may require you not to clean it off and go about your day with his mark on you all day. out of 2. You are on page . If a male dog sees another canine that he perceives to be an adversary on his quest for access to females, he might mark his territory. ... Mark Your Territory Get out of that twin bed and start making use of the walls, floor, desk, chairs, and whatever else you can find. Cats will also mark their territory when they feel threatened or stressed. Add new topic Relationships forum. Women marking territory. If the urine marking is sexually or socially motivated, then neutering will often reduce the problem (and has a range of other health benefits, too). Cats will mark their territory to signal “ownership” and to advertise sexual receptivity and availability. i wouldn't call it claiming the woman as territory but yes I definately make sure people know we are together. You mark your stuff by putting your name on it; your dog marks their with urine.