Finding the right cat for me
Is your home safe for a cat or kitten?
A cat's home is an important part of its well-being. After settling in to its new home, a kitten has everything to discover. Let them explore and get their bearings at their own pace but be sure to check for any potential dangers.
Also, make sure there is a quiet space the cat can retreat to, especially when it first comes home, so he/she can gradually get to know her new territory and family over the next few days.
Things you can do to reduce stress in the home include:
Are there any dangers in your home?
There are a number of things that can pose a danger to a cat or kitten both inside and outside the home, including:
Considering whether a cat or kitten will fit into your lifestyle and home will help you to find out whether you can provide a happy and safe environment for them to live in, and will help to make your relationship with your new companion, should you choose to get one, even more rewarding.