Scratching helps cats to stretch their bodies and maintain their claws. Learn how to set up an accommodating home.
Scratching is in a cat's nature, so it's important to give an alternative to your furniture, rugs or curtains.
In the wild, cats will use both standing and fallen trees for scratching in order to keep claws fit for climbing, hunting and self-defense.
This also helps them mark territory by transferring their scent.
If your cat has done a number on a piece of furniture or décor or if you’re bringing a cat home for the first time, here’s how to do it right.