Ragdoll Cat Training TipsThese cats are named Rag-doll cats because they go all limp when picked up. These cats are beautiful adorning blue eyes and medium length hair that are soft and silky. Their name does not suggest so, but till date they are the largest domestic cat breed. Ragdoll cats have a large body frame and are really muscular. These cats do have a plush fur coat, but lack a dense undercoat due to which they shed less. It also has a disadvantage that they cannot bear cold weather well.
Ragdoll Cats are available in six different colors that include cream, chocolate, lilac, blue, red and seal. Ragdoll cats are often termed as a woman’s cat. Ragdoll cats are called pointed cats, i.e., their body colour is lighter than the pointed regions such as nose and ears. These cats are gentle and love to play on the floor. They do not pose any threat to your speakers or furniture.
Importance of a Ragdoll Cat Training
Ragdoll cats are affectionate cats and fall in love with their whole family and cannot be left alone, even for a few hours as they get anxious and might become lonely and depressed. These cats do not like everybody they come across and trust minimal people. It is said that you have to earn trust of your cat. Your cat is the largest domestic breed cat and since it is large and muscular, these cats need a lot of exercise and training to keep them healthy and active. Ragdoll cats are very talkative. You are likely to hear a lot of ‘meow’. Your Ragdoll cat training is of utmost importance and must be commenced as soon as possible.
This training will require a clicker which is a device that makes a click sound and is easily available in the market. You will have to teach your cat that a click is a reward and it will be a joy for your cat to have clicks during training.
Rewards and appreciation is what drives any cat to learn new tricks. It is a great way to train your cat by showing appreciation by a reward or treat. It will highly motivate your cat.
Fetching and Retrieving
This training mode is training your cat while playing. It is a very good method to train your cat as well as spend quality time with him. Every family member should do this with your cat.