You’ve heard the old saying “you can’t teach an old dog new tricks” but have you ever tried to teach a cat a new trick? Well, cats of all ages can learn tricks! Getting them to perform on command may be difficult at times because cats usually do not adhere to our demands. It’s usually the other way around…they beckon and we come. These are some fairly easy tricks that you CAN teach your cat! And when they do a trick, make sure you get it on video to show your friends so they will believe you!
Sherlock is Lauren Lorey’s “Cat dog.” She adopted him from the Animal Care and Control Center in Manhattan when he was 1 year old. Now 4, he knows a variety of tricks, including sit.