Most cat owners know that cats love catnip. Although most people just give the cat catnip just for fun, there are many other ways you can use catnip.
1. Catnip can be a very effective training tool as well. If your cat chooses to scratch your furniture instead of his scratching post, you can rub a bit of catnip on the scratching post to attract him. You can even use catnip as a reward for good behavior.