Wednesday, June 27, 2012

Tap Tap Thursday with Chica


Hope you are all rested up after my birthday party last weekend!  I certainly am.  Thank you very much for making it such a special day for me. 

If you remember I told you about the tap tap tap technique I use to get my beans attention if I want something.  Well Mom finally figured out how to get some of our new photos on the borrowed laptop we are using so here they are. --  This is me begging for some meat off Pop's  plate a few weeks back. 



Here comes the tap, tap, tap...I keep doing it until I get results.  Sometimes it can take a while.



Don't give up.  It can take lots of practise to get it just right.  Did you get that last pic Mom?  I think it was the best tap so far! 

What trick do you use to get what you want from your humans? Ya'll have a super weekend!!

22 comments:

Prancer Pie said...

I too, employ the tap-tap method. It has worked wonders fur me. But you are correct, it does take practice!

Cat Chat With Caren And Cody said...

that is the cutest and appears to be the most gentle "tap tap" we have ever seen! Hope you had a wonderful birthday Chica!!
xoxoxo

savannahspawtracks.com said...

oh my cat! I have so gotta learn that tap tap move!!..."Mom, can we get a video of this move...I need to practice!!.."

The Cat Guy said...

Great pics!! It's great you are so gentle with your humans. i hope they respond well with lots of treats and loves.

chancythegardner said...

Sweet Chica that is som mighty fine tap, tap, tapping. Hugs and nose kisses

Sparkle the Designer Cat said...

I am always jumping on the desk and poking my human when I want something. If she tries to ignore me, I just keep doing it, and wandering all over the desk and talking to her. I am not ignorable!

Marg said...

Good girl Chica, that is one way to get attention. Mahoney does the same thing to our Person when she wants attention. Glad to see you figured out the computer and got some new pictures on. Hope you have a great day.

Old Kitty said...

Lovely Chica!! You are wondrous and amazing!!Yay!! take care
x

FURKIDSMOM said...

That's a good method for getting attention. We're going to start practicing the tap tap tap!

The Florida Furkids and Lexi

Cathy Keisha said...

I've been doing the tap tap tap trick for a long time. TW didn't know other cats do it too. While she's on the computer, I tap her butt through the slats of the chair.

Hannah and Lucy said...

Lucy stands in between Mum and the computer screen - that works very well for her. Hannah falls on the floor as if she had fainted at Mum's feet - Mum is worried she'll tread on her so gets her some food straight away. We hadn't thought of a tap tap method although if ignored purrhaps a whap whap would get quicker results.
Luv Hannah and Lucy xx xx

AttieCattie said...

Chica, you gots teh SKILLLLLLLZ. espeshully for a "old lady!" MOL!!!

Brian said...

Thanks for the lesson pretty Chica, I shall give it a tap!

CCL Wendy said...

You're right, Chica! If you're going to train your human to respond to what you want, it takes PURRSistence. Never give up!

Dante gives quite verbal commands when he wants something. They can sound quite gutteral and are difficult to ignore.

ABBY said...

Chica
My sister Boo uses the tap techinque. I meow in a specific tone and Jinx, Ping and Gracie all head butt. Jinx can get rather pushy, in fact he can knock you off your feet if he is insistent. Which he can be at times (for food).

purrs
>^,,^<
♥Abby♥Boo♥Ping♥Jinx♥Grace♥

The Island Cats said...

We're gonna hafta try that tap tap tap method!

Terri said...

Sissy does a tap tap when she wants some of my food. She has her claws out so I have to dodge her!

Karen Jo said...

You are talented with the tap, tap, tap. When I want Mom to get up out of bed and feed me I walk across her body, tap her cheek and, if necessary, nibble on her toes.

Herman

Mollie said...

Hi Thanks for popping by to see us. I, cos I'm smart, sit there with my paw in the air and I put the doey eyes on, works every time! The Furball just constantly Meeeows till he get's what he wants!
Big Hugs Mollie n Alfie x

Kjelle Bus said...

I use the tap technique when I want to wake my beans :)
I can do tricks when my mom is rattling the treatjar.
I can wave paw , give me 5 and give mom a kiss.

Au and Target said...

We tap too! Esp to say WHERE the ham is in the fridge.

Cezar and Léia said...

Hello dear Chica,
A wonderful feeling here now visiting your place, your adorable blog.
How are you dear friend,
Thanks for the beautiful pictures,
I'm always thinking of you
purrs
Luna - wE LOVE LUNA

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