For a first-time kitten owner, it can be quite an overwhelming process to train your kitty. The following comprehensive guide will help you get started and learn how to litter box train your new pet!
If you have more than one cat or want to teach them how to use the litter box at the same time, this article might not be for you as there are no plans of teaching multiple kittens at once. It can take months of training before they become regular users – we’ll explain why later in this article! For now, I want to focus on how easy it is – and most importantly – possible – for a brand new kitten owner like me (or any other cat lover) who has never trained her own cats before and doesn’t know where to begin.
Why Does Training Your Kitten To Use A Litter Box Matter?
You may ask yourself: “Why does my kitten need proper training?” Isn’t he just going straight into his litter box when he wants some privacy? What’s wrong with that?! Well… there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that behavior if all goes well but here’s everything which could go wrong: Your cute little kitten enters his box by accident and ends up hurting himself especially when playing around; He runs away from home because he gets scared every time someone opens the door; His mother kills him by having another baby right after giving birth so she can continue using the existing litter boxes without bothering about her babies’ needs; Or