Many times when pet owners try to solve a behavior issue, we end up unintentionally making it worse. While there are no miracle cures, and we recommend consulting with your veterinarian and/or a behavior consultant for any serious issues, you can get started on the right paw with some scientifically sound advice!
Hawaii News Now: Maui Humane Society urges residents to stop ‘trapping and dumping’ cats
Watch the full video at Hawaii News NowHONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The Maui Humane Society estimates there are 40,000 cats roaming the Valley Isle. The agency says there has been an increase in the number of stray cats since the pandemic forced them to temporarily halt...
Jackson Galaxy: Clicker Training Basics
One of the fastest ways to train an animal is with “clicker training.” This type of positive reinforcement training involves using a marker sound, in this case a “click,” to communicate that an animal is doing something you want her to do.
Jackson Galaxy: Teach Your Cat to High-Five (and more!)
What better time to explore new ways to bond with your cat? These simple training steps from The Jackson Galaxy Project’s Cat Pawsitive Program can help you build a deeper connection with your cat while doing something cool to keep boredom at bay.
Best Friends Animal Society: Introducing a New Cat
The first step in creating harmony between your new cat and the existing cats in your household is to pick the best possible new cat for your household and lifestyle. All cats are individuals, and some may merge into your household better than others.
Best Friends Animal Society: Bringing a New Cat Home: Preventing Problems
Methods on how to recognize stress in your new cat; ways to integrate your new cat into your house, and life as smoothly as possible.
Best Friends: Cat Enrichment: Toys, Puzzles, Aromatherapy and More
How do you provide enrichment for your cat? There are a number of ways, such as giving her a variety of toys, providing perches, training and playing games with your cat, and much more.
Cat Enrichment: Enrichment Rainbow
Enrichment is an important part of a cat's basic needs. It can decrease/prevent undesirable behaviors, support mental health, and lower rates of stress and illness. Our Enrichment Rainbow has activities the whole family will enjoy, no matter your time restraints,...
What is Your Kitten’s Poop Consistency?
Dumb Friends League: How To Solve Litter Box Problems
Some common reasons why cats don’t use the litter box are: medical, anxiety, an aversion to the box, a preference for a particular surface not provided by the box, a preference for a location where there is no box or a combination of them. You’ll need to do some...