Allow your cat to approach you on their terms, giving them the freedom to explore and come to you when they're ready.
Engage in interactive play sessions using toys that mimic natural prey, encouraging your cat's instincts and creating shared fun.
Stroke and pet your cat gently, focusing on areas they enjoy, like the chin, cheeks, and base of the tail.
Reward your cat with treats during positive interactions to associate your presence with good experiences.
Create quiet moments where you simply sit or lie down near your cat, allowing them to observe you without feeling pressured.
Gently rub a soft cloth on yourself and then on your cat, helping them become familiar with your scent and forming a comforting connection.