Trained Cats Competitively Ring a Bell for Treats

A couple of very clever cats named Kisrita and Velvet (previously) learned a long time ago that they would get treats whenever they rang a nearby little bell. Both felines were very quick to the draw, keeping a close eye to ensure that the other didn’t get more. At one point, however, Velvet decided that Kisrita had too much and physically blocked access to the bell under the guise of cleaning himself.

Cats and Bell

Here’s the longer version of the same bell-ringing escapade.

Lori Dorn
Lori Dorn

Lori is a Laughing Squid Contributing Editor based in New York City who has been writing blog posts for over a decade. She also enjoys making jewelry, playing guitar, taking photos and mixing craft cocktails.