Re: new cat coming--advice needed

2005-09-21 Thread Julie Johnson
Dear Kerry, How wonderful that you have a new family member! He's a lucky little fellow to be going to your home! I would try scent-swapping for a few days; give him a blanket and the other kitties a blanket and then trade them after a day and let them become accustomed to each other's smell.

Re: new cat coming--advice needed

2005-09-19 Thread Cherie A Gabbert
I have had great success with introductions..actually I am introducing one right now.I keep the new one closed up for a day and take blanets out on the new ones room for the others to smell...then day two I leave the door open and let everyone meet (with me there of course) I do this 4 or

RE: new cat coming--advice needed

2005-09-19 Thread Hideyo Yamamoto
Title: Message I think you got all the key points! The magic word for introduction of new cat(s) is do it verrry s-l-o-w-l-y for both ends for existing kitties and new kitties We want to make sure that both sides has a place to get away if they are not comfortable with

RE: new cat coming--advice needed

2005-09-19 Thread MacKenzie, Kerry N.
PROTECTED] [mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] On Behalf Of Hideyo YamamotoSent: Monday, September 19, 2005 1:29 PMTo: felvtalk@felineleukemia.orgSubject: RE: new cat coming--advice needed I think you got all the key points! The magic word for introduction of new cat(s) is do it verrry s-l-o-w-l

Re: new cat coming--advice needed

2005-09-19 Thread Terri Brown
Title: Message Sounds like you got all the main points from everyone already. Terri in NJ - Original Message - From: MacKenzie, Kerry N. To: felvtalk@felineleukemia.org Sent: Monday, September 19, 2005 12:36 PM Subject: new cat coming--advice needed Dear