cat training

Should I rub my cat’s nose in his pee?

You should not rob your cat's nose in his pee no matter what he has done to urinate inappropriately. They…

3 weeks ago

Do cats understand “No”?

Domestic cats don't understand "No". However, they will understand that you are making a certain sound in a stern voice.…

1 month ago

One cat and three dogs feed in perfect synchronization

This must be all about patient training and it sort of proves that cats can be trained as well as…

2 months ago

I hit my cat very hard a couple times for biting my new kitten very badly. Now he walks away when I touch him. What should I do?

The question comes from Quora. It is a disturbing but fiercely honest question as the person who asked it has…

3 months ago

Should I use a spray bottle on my cat?

There are different views on this and some websites actively recommend it as a cat trainig method. Apparently in a…

5 months ago

Operant conditioning explains why this domestic cat always jumps over the same spot

This sweet black cat, aptly named Leapfrog, elegantly and athletically leaps over the same area of hard floor at a…

6 months ago

Example of using positive reinforcement to socialise a cat (video)

We hear a lot about positive reinforcement in socialising feral and stray cats. Positive reinforcement is a way of training…

7 months ago

Do cats respond to ‘good boy’?

I'll rephrase the question: 'Do domestic cats respond to words of praise?' I say 'good boy' to my cat when…

8 months ago

Video shows how cats can be trained like dogs

I am not saying that cats are as easy to train as dogs. Of course not, but looking at this…

9 months ago

Seven reasons not to train your cat to use a human toilet (and Jackson Galaxy doesn’t like it either)

No doubt there are benefits if a domestic cat has been trained to use a human toilet but the benefits…

1 year ago