How to find a missing cat?

my I year old unaltered cat went missing 12 days ago, the day he went missing is the day I scheduled him to get neutered ironically. He was mostly an inside cat, but as he got older he started going outside more, but he never seemed to stray very far away. There are other cats on my street who also go outside, and they are still around, but I have to say, I think they are all fixed I am so worried about this cat, I don't understand how he could just disappear like that! Ive asked some of my neighbors, Ive been to the shelters, put ads on craigslist. I don't know what else to do!!
Asked Mar 04, 2011
Hang something he has layed on outside in your yard, they have an amazing sense of smell from very long distances, if he picks up his scent he will follow it back to your house, put down food and water also for him.....hope it helps..
jb03530 Mar 21, 2012
Have you tried putting up posters and offering a reward to anyone who finds him? This will save you a lot of time going around town yourself looking for him 100+ eyes are better than only 2. I really hope that you find him x
Answered Mar 04, 2011
yes, We did make up some flyers and put them up within a few blocks of our house, included 2 convenience stores nearby.
The little guy is the right age to start looking for a social life. Sometimes cats go off and hide for a while, then one day they'll show up again. If there are any buildings he can get under or places he can hide like a wooded area check them and put some food outside overnight and watch to see if it's eaten. You might include a note promising to call off the neutering if he'll just come back home. :-)

Answered Mar 04, 2011
Well. there are no wooded areas near us, but there are plenty of areas he could be hanging out with females. I guess it is funny he disappeared on the day I scheduled his surgery.
Sometimes animals have a better understanding of what's going on than we give them credit for. I hope you find him.
Rob Mar 04, 2011
My cat went three days ago he s never done this before just wish he would come back hes been neutered but were doing works to the house but have been for a while now. Hee never gone before. Have looked everywhere put adds out and posters just so worried
Answered Nov 30, 2013
Edited Nov 30, 2013
i justt cant to seem find my cat either can u give me some advice on how to find him hes only about 4-5 weeks maybe

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