Many people get cats because they are looking for a pet that’s lower maintenance than a dog but something that’s still fun to play with.
And then they forget to play with the cat.
While cats do spend a significant portion of their day grooming themselves and sleeping, they are actually very active little creatures, and it’s important to keep them entertained. Left with nothing to do, they can get into all sorts of trouble. So it’s really important to find some toys your cat likes.
Here are some tips from Veterinary Behaviorist, E’Lise Christensen from Veterinary Behavior Consulations of NYC.