find a DOG
find a CAT

De-Needy Your Cat

Follow these tips to help your cat be less demanding.

Follow these tips to help your cat be less demanding.

If you don’t want your cat in your face at all hours, try these suggestions:

  1. See your veterinarian to rule out any medical problems.

  2. Differentiate needy from demanding.

  3. Look in the mirror to discover who created this monster, then:

  4. Don’t respond to demands you find obnoxious or overbearing.

  5. Don’t be a pushover.

  6. Be like a cat: a bit aloof, a bit indifferent.

  7. Practice a gentle form of “tough love.” Just don’t give the cat so much attention.

  8. Bring home another cat. A lot of needy behavior is just boredom. An appropriate companion could solve your problem.

Share On Facebook
Share On Twitter
Share On Google Plus
Share On Linkedin
Share On Pinterest
Share On Reddit
Share On Stumbleupon
Article Tags:
·
Article Categories:
Behavior and Training · Cats