Cats Can Be Trained, But It Must Be Positive

By |2020-01-20T01:20:02+00:00June 25th, 2012|

Most people think cats cannot be trained, but that is not the case. Cats are very smart, and training requires focusing on the desired behavior and reinforcing it and redirecting from an undesirable behavior. The keys to training are starting (if possible) at a young age, being consistent, and intervening before an undesirable behavior becomes an ingrained pattern of the cat. Unfortunately, it can be human nature to want to [...]