Many believe that training cats is a completely impossible thing, because these animals simply do not give in to any persuasion. However, this is not the case, and training cats at home is quite possible if you approach it correctly.
You can start training the animal at the age of 7-8 months. At this time, the cat or cat is already old enough to correctly understand your requirements and try to fulfill them.
Training kittens should not begin with either of these things: first, the animal needs to be properly observed to understand what tendencies it has, what games it likes, and, consequently, what tricks will be easiest to teach. For example, if a kitten likes to carry their toys in their teeth, then it can be taught in the same way to bring and objects thrown by you. And if the kitten loves to jump on different objects, you can easily teach it to jump on your shoulder or jump over barriers. Having determined the animal’s tendencies, you can start training with constant encouragement, strengthening and developing each quality.
How to train a cat?
Immediately remember that training cats at home is incompatible with coercion. You will never be able to make a cat do something that it does not want or does not like, so immediately give up those tricks that your pet does not have a soul for. Also, training cats will not be possible if the animal does not trust you or dislikes you — it just does not want to obey you, and it will also be impossible to “bribe” the cat with a treat. Continue reading