How to Stop Your Cat From Chewing Electrical Cords

How to Stop

Cats love to chew on things, including electrical cords. This can be a dangerous habit

Make the Cords Inaccessible

The best way to stop your cat from chewing electrical cords is to make them inaccessible. 

 Provide Other Things to Chew

Cats chew on things because they are bored or stressed. 

Redirect Your Cat's Attention

If you catch your cat chewing on an electrical cord, redirect their attention to something else. This could be a toy, a treat, or even just some petting and attention.

Discourage Chewing

If your cat continues to chew on electrical cords, you may need to discourage them with a negative stimulus. This could be a loud noise, a spray of water, or even a time-out.

Be Patient and Consistent

It may take some time and effort to stop your cat from chewing electrical cords. But with patience and consistency, you can teach them to break this bad habit.

If All Else Fails, Talk to Your Vet

If you have tried all of the above tips and your cat is still chewing on electrical cords, talk to your vet. 

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