Helpful Tips Before Getting A Cat
Before you look for a new cat, know what you are getting into. Despite their reputation for being aloof, cats are not animals that you can ignore. Unless your are prepared to spend time with them, do not get one. If you have never owned cats, you may not realize that they do certain cat things and need certain cat things. New and unsuspecting cat owners may be surprised when they find their cats regularly do the following:
1. Jump. Cats like to be in high places such as on top of your desk, bookcase, filing cabinet, sofa to watch people and events and gain information about people behavior.
2. Play. Cats need interaction with humans. Be prepared to spend time playing with and talking to your cat.
3. Scratch. Cats have to scratch. Rather than trying to prevent them, train them to use a scratching post and trim their