Cats by their nature-animals independent and self-willed, they do not have the desire to please the owner, like dogs. Therefore, they are best trained in such tricks, which they initially have a tendency to: if your cat likes to carry objects in its teeth, it is likely that it can be trained to serve objects, if it stands on its hind legs, it is worth working with this skill. So, the first tip — before you start training, carefully study the habits of your pet , you will never be able to make the cat do what she does not want or does not like.
So, we observed that our Marusya (aka Cinnamon) is crazy about Dreamers pads (not on the rights of advertising, Aha-ha-ha) and loves to jump despite her age (about 5-6 years).
So we easily taught the cat to jump through the Hoop and get up ” Bunny»
So, 15 tips for those who are trying to train a cat.
It is also important to remember that almost any breed can be trained, but you need to choose an active, curious and contact kitten . Particularly good in training such breeds as the Abyssinian cat, Burma, Scottish fold, Siamese, British and Bengal. Before you understand how to train a cat at home, you need to know that it is almost impossible to teach tricks to an adult cat. Classes should begin when the kitten is at least four months old. The most optimal age for training is considered to be 6-9 months, when the nervous system is formed, but the habits and character are not yet. Be patient . It is not necessary to teach the animal several commands at once in a short time. Perseverance will cause revolt and disgust. You need to earn the trust of the cat. The cat selects the main member of the family and will listen mainly to him. He needs to be engaged in training and learning the first tricks.