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Good cats, bad habits

the complete A-to-Z guide for when your cat misbehaves
  • 226 Pages
  • 1.38 MB
  • 6929 Downloads
  • English
by
Simon & Schuster , New York
Cats -- Training -- Encyclopedias, Cats -- Behavior -- Encyclop
StatementAlice Rhea.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF446 .R48 1995
The Physical Object
Pagination226 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL796310M
ISBN 100684811138
LC Control Number95032200

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Now a celebrated cat trainer helps owners take control of their feline friends, offering straightforward, on-the-spot techniques that will eliminate a cat's bad behavior.

Good cats startle-can trick works wonders for keeping cats off furniture, even when we "alpha-cats" are not around. Handy habit-troubleshooting guide and clear explanations of what underlies the behavior.

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Have already shared the book with other cat-companions and /5. For many cats, being ignored is a serious punishment, so don't be afraid to bad habits book it when you're discouraging bad habits. For example, if your cat likes to play rough and bite you when you're playing, immediately stop playing and walk away every time it happens -- this shows her that she has to play nicely if she wants to play at all.

Of all the bad habits that cats exhibit, aggression toward owners is the least desirable. Sadly, The Journal of Veterinary Behavior describes aggression as the most common behavioral issue reported by cat owners.

Some cats are just belligerent by nature. This is rare, though. Cats usually attack when there is no other option. Even the most precious of cats has bad habits that can frustrate or anger the most loving of owners. Now a celebrated cat trainer helps owners take control of their feline friends, offering straightforward, on-the-spot techniques that will eliminate a cat's bad behavior- Author: Alice Rhea.

While most of our beloved cats are purr-fect companions, some of them have a few habits that are unacceptable – for example, scratching the furniture, urinating outside of the litter box, or bothering us while we sleep.

And, while these are perfectly normal feline behaviors, they are considered bad habits by those of us who [ ]. "Good Habits, Bad Habits is a fascinating tour of the science of habits, and Wendy Wood is the consummate tour guide. One of the world's leading habit researchers, Wood shares decades of her own research with wit, charm, and a keen eye for the stories that illuminate the processes of habit-making, habit-breaking, and s: This book explores the Science behind positive habits that stick and what it does for you to eliminate bad habits.

Author Wendy Wood has done her research and has shared all that I have been on a kick for these kind of books lately but sometimes it can get difficult to read anything non-fiction/5(). Alice Rhea is the author of Good Cats, Bad Habits ( avg rating, 15 ratings, 2 reviews, published ) and Good Cats, Bad Habits ( avg rating, 1 /5(2).

Get this from a library. Good cats, bad habits: the complete A-to-Z guide for when your cat misbehaves. [Alice Rhea] -- Even the most precious of cats has bad habits that can frustrate or anger the most loving of owners.

Now a celebrated cat trainer. Good Habits for Cat Owners. Along with the pleasures of cat ownership come responsibilities.

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While cats are independent by nature, you are responsible for your cat's comfort, health and safety - and the comfort of those who are affected by your cat's presence. (Good kennels require that the cat's vaccinations be up to date.) If you are only.

If so, you're in good company. Cats are adventurous, intelligent, and curious creatures who often seem to delight in creating mischief and mayhem in our homes. They scale our curtains, eat our houseplants, shred our furniture, and then recuperate by snoozing on our kitchen counter tops.

But must you put up with you cat's bad habits. Absolutely not. Cats can be trained. There have been great circus acts with cats. Have a look at this Youtube: Moscow Circus Trained Cats That's good because cats get into bad habits and need to learn.

Here are a few from cat behaviourists. These will help you understand why your cat does what it does. Think like a Cat, how to raise a well adjusted cat. ‘BAD HABIT’: Is a standalone New Adult full length novel by Charleigh Rose.

In this we meet Briar and Asher Kelly We’ve all got that one bad habit, Briars bad habit comes in the form of bad boy Ash her brothers best friend.4/5(K). Good Cats, Bad Habits: The Complete A To Z Guide For When Your Cat Misbehaves: Rhea, Alice: Books - Understanding Cat BehaviorCat behavior problems can be quite frustrating, but the first step to correcting them is actually understanding where your cat is comingwe will show you how to read your cat's body language.

Whether your cat is crouched or her ears are pulled back, we will tell you what that body language means. Up for bid is a Good Cats, Bad Habits The Complete A-to-Z Guide for When Your Cat Misbehaves from ; by Alice Rhea. This has pages on how to take care of your cat.

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Based on the proven RealAge Test, which measures biological—not calendar—age, the Healthy Kids Test reveals where children are doing fine and where they're headed for health trouble. Discuss your cat’s aggression with your vet. Pain and sickness can put anyone in a bad mood, so you'll want to rule out any physical causes for kitty's bad temper before you do anything else.

Unfixed male cats are more prone to aggression than other cats, and it only takes one intact male to affect the behavior of all the other cats in your. These cat habits and behaviors are key to understanding your cat and can include any of the following: We have good news and bad news regarding choking in cats.

The good news is that it’s actually pretty rare for cats to choke. The bad news is that if your cat is truly choking, there isn’t a lot you can do besides getting her to the vet. Good Dogs, Bad Habits book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Who said you can't teach an old dog new tricks. I love my dog, but /5. Cats are less likely to follow commands, but like training a dog, cats should be rewarded for good behavior, and never punished for being “bad”.

Correcting a cat’s habit is a three-step process: Stop the behavior in progress through distraction. Redirect her to an alternate, approved activity.

Reward the good behavior with a treat. Good advice for cat owners about “bad” habits cats may develop. Habits that can be changed without punishment or aversives, but instead with good management and consistent, positive training—making good habits rewarding.

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“Why is it so hard to break bad habits and start good ones. This book has the answers. Good Habits, Bad Habits has changed the way I think about human behavior.

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Living with us as part of the family, cats adapt perfectly to our habits -- sometimes a little too perfectly.

For example, they may want to share not only our house with us, but also our meals and beds. To prevent your cat from eating your food, you'll need to use consistency and a few tricks.

Each time you catch your. Cats really do become part of our families, to the point that they take on human habits -- good and bad -- and adapt their lifestyle with that of their owners, says new research.