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Destructiveness (chewing/scratching/digging) can occur for a variety of reasons: boredom, separation anxiety, puppy chewing, continuation of bad habits established during puppy chewing, insufficient exercise, attention seeking behavior, or intended desire to destroy some specific object(s)... believe it or not!, etc. In Cats, destructiveness can take several forms. Inappropriate scratching/clawing at anything but the scratching post is most common; but there are also a good number of cats that have fixations for chewing on soft materials like cloth. Some are so particular, they actively seek out wool cloth. Siamese cats are most noted for this behavior. Most destructive situations can be handled with a 40 min. initial consult.