If your cat becomes withdrawn, seeking solitude more than usual, it could be a sign of emotional neglect.
Cats love to play, and a decrease in playfulness might indicate a lack of stimulation and interaction.
Avoidance behavior, where your cat actively avoids contact or interaction, suggests a potential lack of comfort or a strained relationship.
Over-grooming can be a manifestation of stress or loneliness. If your cat excessively grooms, it might be a coping mechanism for emotional distress.
Cats may show a change in eating habits when feeling unloved. This can manifest as either an increase or decrease in appetite.
Excessive vocalization can be a cry for attention. If your cat is meowing more than usual, it could be a plea for interaction and love.
Aggression or destructive behavior may result from emotional dissatisfaction. Cats may act out when they feel neglected.