Your cat does things that drive you crazy and sometimes pushes you over the edge. As much as we may not want to admit it, some of these annoying behaviors are normal and often very necessary. Because of this, trying to take away or lessen your cats ability to perform these behaviors can be more harmful than good.
It may be good for you but it’s harmful to your cat
If a cat cannot perform as their instinct is urging them to, they can become stressed and anxious, thus causing her to act out in more undesirable behaviors. There are ways to modify your cats behavior without compromising their needs or doing something that could be harmful. This video explains how taking an extreme measure to stop your cat from doing this actually harms them in many ways.