Your Pet's Best Friend - Why cats "sharpen" their claws

Mar 26, 2010 People often talk about a cat "sharpening" its claws. We see the cat on the scratching post (or your furniture, alas) just working away.

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Why Does My Cat Scratch the Furniture | It's Natural

Dec 12, 2011 This post discusses why your cat scratches and what to do about it. Scratching is how the cat sharpens the claws so don't be under the 

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Destructive Scratching | ASPCA

And because cats' claws need regular sharpening, cats scratch on things to Do not hold your cat by the scratching post and force her to drag her claws on it.

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Cat Scratching | Marking Territory & Sharpening Claws - PetWave

Aug 11, 2016 Purchase a variety of scratching pads and posts and place them in different locations around the house. Sprinkle some catnip on each surface 

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Why You Need A Scratching Post For Your Cat

Make your cat happy by providing a scratching post. Since the primary use of the post is for the cats to sharpen their claws, the scratching post must be upright 

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Cats: Destructive Scratching : The Humane Society of the United

Mar 11, 2015 But your cat doesn't claw the couch or scrape the drapes because be getting your cat to scratch acceptable objects, like a scratching post.

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How to Manage Your Cat's Claws - The Spruce

Sep 14, 2016 Your cat's claws are one of his most important tools. Put scratching posts in places where your cat is likely to scratch: near where he sleeps 

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Cats scratching and kneading is a way of communicating, but what

Aug 27, 2012 Like kneading bread, this scratching is annoying, destructive and repetitive. Four Paws Ski Slope Catnip Scratching Post Ski Slope Catnip 

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Declawed cats scratching? | The Cat Site

Since then I have noticed that they still "scratch" their scratching post,. make a 'thumping' sound when pretending to sharpen their claws.

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Advantages of a Sisal Rope Cat Scratching Post - Cat Curious

Dec 4, 2015 Sisal rope scratching posts are often considered the best kind of post by Cats scratch to sharpen their claws and remove the old sheath, and 

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catswall | Arched Scratching Post

Arched Scratching Post. Cats like to sharpen their claws in a standing position; the arched scratching post was designed to meet this natural behavior.

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Understanding the motivation of the scratching behavior - Max's House

Furniture clawing does not sharpen the claws; it conditions them by exercising The first rule is that scratching posts should be tall enough for the cat to stretch 

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3 Reasons for Cat Scratching - Petcha

People often say their cats scratch to sharpen their claws, and it is true that cats Whether your cat scratches on a strategically placed scratching post or the arm 

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