Can Cats Come When Called?

Does your cat come to you when you call her name? Does she run to the door when you arrive home and call out to her or does she simply yawn and go back to sleep?

For cat owners curious enough to see if they can train their cats to come to them when called, cat trainers offer the following tips:

Since cats respond excitedly to treats, use healthy, morsel-sized treats (“morsel” is the operative word, vital to preventing any unwanted weight gain) so that she considers training a “paws-itive” thing.

Since cats react eagerly to higher-pitched voices, use a higher than usual tone of voice when you call out her name.

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