Food motivated cats love treats. Use them to positively reinforce wanted behaviors.
Schedule regular play sessions using wands, lasers and catnip toys to bond.
Don't force interactions. Let shy cats approach first before petting or picking up.
Cats like routine. Feed, play and interact at consistent times to build trust.
Synthetic feline pheromones help relaxed and comfortable around new owners faster.
When cats rub against you or sit near you, reciprocate with pets and praise.
Never punish or scold cats. It destroys trust needed for bonding.