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The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

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The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Are you wanting to get an idea of what kind of Cat or Dog you want as a pet? Well now you can check out the full list of traits for Cats, Dogs and Sims below and start thinking of what your purrfect pet could be!

Please note that some traits are not compatible with others. If this happens the conflicting trait will not be selectable.

Sims Aspirations & Traits

With The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs, Sims were given a new aspiration and two traits. We shared information about these in a previous article but here’s a quick recap of them

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

 

Friend of the Animals – This Sim wants to be friends with the animals. The bonus trait that comes with selecting this aspiration is the Animal Affection trait. Having this trait means that relationships with animals beings at a higher values.

 

Once you have completed all of the milestones of the Friend of the Animals aspiration you will unlock the Animal Whisperer reward trait. Having this reward trait means that it is easier to train and discipline animals as well as gain releastionship with them faster.

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Dog Lover – These Sims love to be near dogs. They will gain relationships faster with dogs and socialize with dogs more than the average Sim.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Cat Lover – These Sims tend to make cats their companions, preferring the company of cats to other Sims.

 

 

Cat Traits

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and AspirationAffectionate – These cats really lover their owners. They’ll try to stick close to them whenever possible.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Aloof – These cats don’t really need their owners, they’re just there for the free food.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Clever – These cats are fast learners, and some say that they can even understand Simlish when spoken to!

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Curious – These cats are more curious about their surroundings. The like to search different objects around the house.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Fluffy – These cats are more fluffy than normal! They’ll hack up hairballs more often.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Free Spirit – These cats enjoy wandering around the world, almost as if they were wild animals! But don’t worry, they’ll always come home for the food.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

 Friendly – These pets tend to be friendly to other Sims, and will happily greet other Sims around them.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

 Frisky – These cats are more active than other cats. They really like to pounce and run around.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Glutton – These pets will eat significantly more often, and much more messily.

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Lazy – These cats really enjoy their catnaps. They also are less likely to jump from place to place since it takes too much effort.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

 Mischievous – These cats are always up to no good! They will often misbehave and can even be encouraged to do so.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and AspirationPlayful – These pets love toys and want to play all the time, even when they’re not excited

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Prowler – These cats enjoy prowling around the neighbourhood. Send them out and they might come back with something they’ve found

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration Skittish – These cats are scared of everything. Okay well, almost everything. They also like to hide alot.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and AspirationSpoiled – These cats are spoiled creatures. Scoulding them hardly ever changes their behavior

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration Talkative – These cats love to yowl along with other Sims. They’ll even try to sing upon request.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and AspirationTerritorial – These cats are fairly protective of their territory. They will be agressive to anyone new they meet.

 

 

 Dog Traits

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Active – These dogs are very energetic. They really like running and enjoy frequent walks.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Adventurous –  These dogs will sometimes leave the house to go on solo adventures, but are also happy to go on an adventure with their owners.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Aggressive – These dogs will be more hostile when greeting others and might attack others unless properly trained.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Couch Potato – These dogs are low-energy creatures that like to relax and unwind with their owners rather than run around.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Friendly – These pets tend to be friendly to other Sims, and will happily greet other Sims around them.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Glutton – These pets will eat significantly more often, and much more messily.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Hairy – These dogs will leave hair piles laying around. Brush their fur to keep things tidy.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Hunter – These dogs are natural hunters. Send them off into the world and they’ll hunt and dig for things.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Independent – These dogs are less likely to need constant affection and can even walk themselfs.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Jumpy – These dogs are easily frightened, and like to hide away moreoften. They will often shy away from things like fights.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Loyal – These dogs want to be closer to their owners and love to be petter. They also like to follow their owners around.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

 

Playful – These pets love toys and want to play all the time, even when they’re not excited.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Sleuth – These dogs are naturally more curious and like to investigate different objects around the house.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Smart – These bright dogs are easier to train and pick up tricks quickly. They might even understand Simlish.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Stubborn – These dogs don’t like being told what to do. Scolding them doesn’t do much to change their misbehaviors, but you can try begging them to stop.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Troublemaker – These dogs are always up to nothing good. They will often misbehave and can even be encouraged to do so.

 

 

The Sims 4 Cats & Dogs: All of the New Cats & Dogs Traits and Aspiration

Vocal – These dogs like to howl occasionally and can even sing on command.

 

 

And that’s it for all the traits that come with the new expansion. Let us know what kind of Pets you are going to create in your game and what traits they are going to have!

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Krista

Hey, I'm Krista! Long time Simmer and Sims Community Staff. You'll usually find me hanging out in our Discord, in-game or creating articles!

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