Do your cats ignore you when you try to tell them what to do (or not to do 😉 )? There’s a reason that performing a difficult task is compared to “herding cats”. Kitties aren’t known for being obedient, after all. “I try to communicate with my pets about changing their bad behavior like waking […]
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This article was previously published December 25, 2021 and was updated on November 18, 2022 You might think of it as frustrating pet behavior problems… but could there be a deeper issue going on? This last week I got a great question about solving problems with bully cats. A client told me that her younger […]
Could the bad pet behavior you’re experiencing be due to a breakdown in communication? If your animal is misbehaving, there is something you’re saying, thinking, or doing that’s causing that to happen, or contributing to the problem. To start, there’s an excellent chance that you don’t communicate with animals as clearly as you think you […]
Just a typical day at the office for me solving pet problems… Q: “Why does Buddy without Prozac get a crazy look in his eyes and want to tear someone’s face off?” Me: *nods* “When we communicate with Buddy, he can tell us why he does that. That’s the first step in solving every behavior […]
What you’re missing when you try speaking to animals about behavior problems There’s an excellent chance that you don’t communicate with animals as clearly as you think you do. I got to thinking today about times when I’ve coached private clients and animal talk students who would get so annoyed because when they tried to […]
Before we talk about solving animal behavior problems, consider how much time you spend going over things that have happened to you, reliving old conversations, events or experiences How much time do you worry about the future? About what’s going to happen later today, what you still have to do, what you’re doing tomorrow, this […]