Q. My 13 y/o Persian male won't squat to urinate which leads to some landing outside of the box. I have to surround box with newspaper up to a 1' high.

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A. A great way to prevent cats from "missing" the litter box is to create or purchase a top entry box. This works by making the cat get into the box from a top entrance to a litter pan that is completely enclosed. You can convert a large rubbermaid container into a top entry box by cutting a large hole in the lid.

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