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How can I train my abbyssinian kitten to wear clothes?

(I ask only because his fur is short, and the weather is usually quite cold. Also, he "insists", on going outside. and i dont want him to get sick. thus i have considered trying to train him to wear clothes. please help!

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  • Cathy AlbertsonCathy Albertson Member Posts: 8
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    I would be careful letting your cat out with anything that can get caught....unless of course you walk your little buddy. I have no clue how to train your kitten to wear clothes...
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    I wouldn't be concerned about him getting too cold if he asks to be outdoors. Natasha and both of my other cats are indoor/outdoor and they haven't had any problems. The thing is with outdoor/indoor cats, they can feel the seasons whenever they go outside, so when it starts getting cold their fur will naturally thicken and they might even gain a little bit of weight. If you make him wear clothes, they could get snagged on something or a mean dog could easily catch sight of him and he could be badly injured. Please don't let him wear clothes unsupervised. Even if he's indoors at the time. When he asks to go out, just let him out and make sure to let him right back in when he asks. Don't let him be outside at night.
  • Amy RussellAmy Russell SeattleMember Posts: 110
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