Furniture Scratching

Read This Before Declawing Your Cat

Cat Claws

Listen to the audio version of this article For many new cat parents, the decision to declaw the cat is made before any attempts at training are done and before gaining a thorough understanding of what this permanent procedure actually involves. ...

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Scratching Posts: How to Choose the Best One

scratching a tree

Listen to the audio version of this article If you don’t want your cat scratching the furniture, you’ll need to provide an object that is more appealing. When I say appealing, I’m not referring to whether kitty likes the way ...

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Horizontal Scratching


Cats are Individuals Some cats prefer not to scratch on vertical objects. These are the cats who scratch on welcome mats, carpets, throw rugs, even sofa cushions. You may have a cat who exclusively scratches horizontally or maybe she enjoys ...

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Furniture Scratching Explained

cat near tree

Furniture scratching. So many people are convinced this is a behavior displayed by cats just for the sheer thrill of destroying the living room sofa or treasured antique chair. If you live with a cat who has turned your upholstery ...

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