Tips on How to Teach Your Cat to Care Of Itself
The wide variety of training when it comes to pets goes to dogs as they seem to be the only pets that can learn one of two things from the owner. Disciplinary lessons can also be administered towards cats as they also have an extensive capacity to be able to learn from human beings. Below are some of the tips on how to train your cat to take care of itself better.
It is crucial that you teach your cat to sit is one of the most critical disciplinary lessons that is required. You should be able to have an easy time with many more other complex commands once you establish such a simple command as training your cat to sit down. For you to execute these, there is need to use a treat as a form of positive reinforcement. You can administer they treat to help the guards to learn how to sit down by holding it over their heads and then slowly shifting into the tail where they will have to sit down to get the treat.
You could also train your cat to know various tricks that enable them to do high-fives. When the treat is pulled away from the cat, it will have no option but to lift its paws in order to reach out for the treat integral use such an opportunity to be able to inculcate in them how to do high-fives. It is important that you give an immediate reward to your cat after fulfilling what you want so that you can always motivate them to be able to obey your commands. This is also the same approach that you can take to enable your cat to learn how to wave goodbye.
Teaching your cat to roll over is also one of the essential techniques that you have to train them. The kind of tricks that can work in this case has to do with the sort of treat that is the cat’s favorite, and it is not given from time to time. You have to make your pet lay on some surface, and you can continue to make them lay down by petting them over and over. The cat will automatically start to roll in an attempt to reach out was the treat that is put on its side where it can be able to see but can only smell and to therefore follow the smell while rolling and it is at this instance that you learn to say the command “roll over”.
This kind of tricks can help you to have a better bond together with your pets, and they cannot be applied even to both dogs and cats.