Feline Behavior and Misbehavior studies the behavior of cats as well as the most common causes of problem behavior and how to solve them. This course is absolutely necessary to everyone working with cats.
Course level: Beginner.
Content of the course
Lesson one covers feline behavior as well as giving a short account of the history of the cat as a domestic animal. Watch the movie by Michael W. Fox and take notes.
Lesson two is a slide presentation by Roger Abrantes and it covers:
- The evolution of the cat.
- The taxonomy of the cat.
- Normal behavior.
- Problem behavior.
- Treatment of problem behavior.
Course textbook: Linda Case’s “The Cat: Its Behavior, Nutrition and Health,” provides pet owners, undergraduate students and pet professionals with a complete guide to four topical areas that are of interest: the history of the human-cat relationship; behavior of the domestic cat; feline nutrition; and feline health and disease.
Taking the course
Studying: Watch the movie, the presentation and read the textbook (not included in the course).
One-on-one online tutoring: click “Contact Course Teacher” whenever you have any question.
Test: take the tests when you feel ready for it. You may take a test as many times as you like. Once you’ve passed the test, you can print your duly signed and stamped course certificate.
Fee: 89 EUR. (Currency converter)