Each situation is different, and a lot will depend upon your commitment. Some cats pick it up in an instant, and some take several weeks. Usually, once you make a firm decision to work consistently with your pet, success happens within a week. It is vitally important for you to make use of our personal services before giving up. We have discovered numerous tricks and ideas that work when nothing else has. Call us. Also read the following posts and blogs: About Training, Aggressive Pets, and How One Woman Succeeded. Be patient and trust the process. It will be well worth it to you to take the time and figure out what will work. And when your pet “gets it,” they don’t forget it!