Let’s just say, “cats gotta scratch!” How can we say that so definitively? Because it is in the nature of cats to scratch. Cats scratch because it’s an instinctual behavior – like meowing, eating, sleeping in a patch of sunshine and snuggling their pet parents. Okay, maybe not all of those are instinct, but scratching certainly is.
Why do your cats scratch the furniture, walls, carpet, doors, curtains, couches… you get the picture? Here are some of the reasons WHY cats scratch and later we will tell you HOW to get them to leave your furniture alone and scratch where you want them to!