Stress-Free Carrier-Training for Cats

While the phrase “herding cats” may spring to mind at the very thought; carrier-training your feline isn’t as hard as it sounds. Cats are highly intelligent, and with a little patience (both yours and theirs) your kitty will soon be happily hanging out in his or her carrier – especially if he or she thinks the idea was his or her’s in the first place…!

Reward, Reward, Reward!

The key to training cats, as well as anybody and anything else (including children, spouses, chickens, bosses, etc.), is to break down a large goal into smaller steps. Once this is done, you take each step slowly, offer lots of encouragement, and then dole out a much-deserved reward when your trainee performs the desired task.

Trust us, this works (almost) every time. Continue…