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How to Talk to a Cat

How to Talk to a Cat

Learn what a cat’s meow pitch indicates. A low-pitch meow means your cat is about to complain you something. A cat uses a mid-pitched meow to indicate that it wants or needs something. A high-pitch meow is a communication of anger or pain. Communication with a cat: Watch a cat’s tails for communication of his [...]

How to Build Your Cat Home

How to Build Your Cat Home

Cats have an innate desire to get outside and explore the world. If your cat is used to being let outside then you already know that he knows how to find his way home, and when he is done having fun he shows up at your doorstep. Once an indoor cat has went out it [...]

How to Take Care of your Cat

How to Take Care of your Cat

All know that dogs are the most popular and obedient animal but after dog, its only cats that are the most loving domestic animal. Actually they are characteristic, and so are ideal for our home living. They simply can be gentle and are very affectionate, if the owners properly take care of them. Cats need [...]

How to Train Your Cat to Settle in a Cattery

How to Train Your Cat to Settle in a Cattery

The occasion may arise when you have to put your cat in a cattery. This may be because of holidays or because of illness. Even if you do not see an immediate need for boarding your cat, it is a good idea to find a suitable cattery in your area in case of emergency. Make [...]

How to Train Your Cat to Retrieve the Toy That Is Thrown by You

How to Train Your Cat to Retrieve the Toy That Is Thrown by You

Cats can be taught to retrieve items, such as paper-balls and catnip toys. Some moggies and indeed a few pedigree breeds, such as Orientals and Siamese, show an innate predisposition to retrieve without any form of training. Training objective: To retrieve the toy that is thrown by the owner. Equipment: A small flat-shaped toy (preferably [...]

How to Train Your Cat to Behave in the Cat Shows

How to Train Your Cat to Behave in the Cat Shows

This is where the fun begins! In fact the training required for showing is all part of a socialisation process which all cats would benefit from – and they certainly enjoy the extra treats and toys which are used in training. Equipment: You will need to obtain a suitable cat pen, and the necessary show [...]

How to Train Your Cat to Accept Dental Care

How to Train Your Cat to Accept Dental Care

A kitten’s milk teeth start to appear at approximately 2-4 weeks of age and will number twenty-six. These will be replaced by thirty adult teeth well before the cat is nine months old. The actual age this change takes place varies from cat to cat. A cat’s gums should look pink and healthy. Do not [...]

How to Train Your Cat Not to Scratch Furniture

How to Train Your Cat Not to Scratch Furniture

Cats that have the run of the outdoors find that nature has provided a wide range of scratching materials. However, many cats are kept indoors and need to be trained to respect your belongings if both of you are going to coexist happily together. Equipment: Optional – claw-clippers, scratching post, water-spray, aluminium foil. Training objective: [...]

How to Persuade Your Cat to Take Whatever Medicine is Prescribed

How to Persuade Your Cat to Take Whatever Medicine is Prescribed

When they are sick most cats prefer to be left alone to recuperate in peace, but, occasionally, you will need to aid your cat’s recovery by giving him tablets and medicines. Cats often make recalcitrant patients. Like children they are most adept at holding tablets in their mouths, and they object to any cream that [...]

How to Introduce a Cat to Babies

How to Introduce a Cat to Babies

Many couples start life together with a kitten or cat before having a family. Sadly, the advent of a baby can result in the cat being rehomed. Many parents fear that their cat will either sit or sleep on the baby’s face causing suffocation. However, with careful thought and planning, it is possible to introduce [...]

How to Get Your Cat Used to Being Handled by a Variety of People

How to Get Your Cat Used to Being Handled by a Variety of People

Judges vary greatly in the ways they handle cats. Therefore, the more friends you can persuade to aid you in this process, the better training it provides for the cat. Make sure that your friends carry out adequate disinfection procedures before handling your cat to prevent the transmission of any infection or disease. Training objective: [...]