If you're getting a kitten, adopting an adult cat, or having trouble getting your current feline friend to use the litter box consistently and correctly--this booklet is for you. Short and to the point, The Fastidious Feline will help you...
*Convince your cat to use the litter box
*Decide on the right type of box for your cat
*Find the right place (for you AND your cat!) to put the litter box
*Know how to clean up accidents to prevent new ones
*Trust that your cat will find the right bathroom so you can relax!
"Clear, concise and oh-so-helpful, this booklet goes home with everyone of our clients whose cats have litter box problems." --John Dally, DVM, Spring Green Animal Hospital
About the Author
Patricia McConnell, Ph.D., CAAB is an Ethologist and Certified Applied Animal Behaviorist who has consulted with cat and dog lovers for over twenty years. She combines a thorough understanding of the science of behavior with years of practical, applied experience. Her nationally syndicated radio show, Calling All Pets, played in over 110 cities for fourteen years. She is the behavior columnist for The Bark magazine ( the New Yorker of Dog Magazines ) and a Consulting Editor for the Journal of Comparative Psychology. She is Adjunct Associate Professor in Zoology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, teaching "The Biology and Philosophy of Human/Animal Relationships." Dr. McConnell is a much sought after speaker and seminar presenter, speaking to training organizations, veterinary conferences, academic meetings and animal shelters around the world about dog and cat behavior, and on science-based and humane solutions to serious behavioral problems. She is the author of ten books on training and behavioral problems, as well as the critically acclaimed books The Other End of the Leash: Why We Do What We Do Around Dogs, For the Love of a Dog: Understanding Emotion in You and Your Best Friend and Tales of Two Species.