Teaching Your Cat To Use A Scratching Post
You get up in the morning and find that your kitty as scratched your favorite couch or piece of furniture, so teaching your cat to use a scratching post is just for you. Your cat by nature must scratch. She does this to stretch her back and to sharpen nails. In some cases, they scratch to shed an old nail sheath that is hanging off. In order to preserve your best furniture from be scratched, you must teach your kitten from scratching. You may be thinking that this cannot be done, but, you are wrong. Your cat can be taught not to scratch if you have the time and patience.
Beginning A Cat Scratching Session
Most importantly, you will need lots of time, patience and treats. One thing you should not do is to remove your pet’s claws. You can have your cat declawed. If your cat should somehow get out of your yard, she will have a