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Table 1 Demographic data and reason for inclusion of the 33 cats

From: Effect of l-theanine tablets in reducing stress-related emotional signs in cats: an open-label field study

Breed
n (%)
European 28 (85%)
Persian 3 (9%)
Siamese 1(3%)
Somali 1 (3%)
Age (year) median (range) 4,3 (0.4–16)
Weight (kg) median (range) 4,5 (2–10)
Age of adoption (year) median (range) 0,2 (0–12)
Origin
n (%)
Friend or relative 11 (33%)
Found 11 (33%)
Breeder 3 (9%)
Shelter 3 (9%)
Pet shop 1 (3%)
Other 4 (12%)
Main reason for inclusion
n (%)
(an individual cat maypresent several signs)
Stress-related signs 26 (79%)
inappropriate elimination 15 (45%)
aggressiveness 8 (24%)
stress-induced functional/organic signs 7 (21%)
Age of onset (year) median (range) 1 (0.2–12)
Duration of signs (year) median (range) 1.8 (0.08–10)