Basic Cat Training

Training cats is much different than training dogs, but there are some basic cat training commands and techniques that they'll learn with the help of their owner. Use these tips and tricks to teach your cat how to use a litter box, discourage aggression, and more.

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Austrian Cat Breaks World Record for Most Tricks in 60 Seconds

From rolling out a red carpet to ringing a bell, Alexis has certainly shown that she is one talented kitty!

Do Cats Know Their Names?

Cats know their names, but don’t expect them to always come when you call.

How to Train Your Cat Using a Clicker

Think cat training is impossible? Think again. Clicker training can help you effectively train your cat through sound and a handful of treats!

You Can Teach Your Cat to Use the Toilet, But Should You?

Sure, toilet training your cat sounds amazing, but is it really a good idea? Here are the pros and cons on toilet training for cats.

7 Essential Commands Your Cat Really Can Learn

Contrary to popular belief, cats are just as fun to train as dogs! Cat training is a great way to connect with your cat and teach her the meaning of a few key words.

How to Litter Train a Cat

Litter training generally comes naturally to an adult or senior cat. Here are some tips to make the process even easier—and some trouble-shooting advice for common litter box problems.

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4 Reasons Your Cat Bites & How to Put an End to It

Whether it’s because of fear, pain, or frustration, understand why your cat bites, and learn how to put an end to this unpleasant tendency.

8 Secrets to Crate Training Your Dog or Cat

Learn the why and how of training a pet to love his crate or carrier. Certified animal behavior consultant Amy Shojai shares her tips for making your pet's crate her favorite spot in the house.