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One of the many common misconceptions about cats is that they cannot be trained. While not as easily as trained as dogs, cats can indeed be taught certain behaviors with the promise of treats. For example, if you want to teach your cat to high-five you, you need to get a clicker and click it every time you have their paw touch yours, after which you give them a treat. After a while, you can start doing this without the clicker and eventually, your cat will start to high five you just from hearing a specific command or seeing you hold out your hand, no treats needed.