Started - Calling all kittens
Teach your kitten to
"come" when you call. Decide what word or
phrase you want to use, and be consistent.
Before you call, place a tasty treat in front of the kitten's
nose. As the kitten tries to eat it, walk backwards calling the
kitten and keep the food just within reach. Praise the kitten
for following the food, then release the food as a reward and
Your kitten may not understand right away. Be patient and
practice daily before meals. Use the same word, same tone of
voice, and same body language each time.
your kitten has the idea, practice in many new locations. Kittens
don't learn what words mean out of context unless you practice.