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My 15 year old yellow cat Mo is having a real hard time adapting to the malmute female huskey Gypsey.  He is howelling at night trying to get in cellar to hide.  My 19 year old female seems to be ok, and the dog just wants to inspect them, she is actually fine.  Its been only two weeks, but I feel so bad for my male cat.

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Hi
some cats react badly to another pet being introduced to the family while other don't. It all depends on how they were socialized during their first 7 weeks of life.

Anyway how you introduce pets to each other is also very important and something which i get asked a lot. So i decided to write a webpage about the subject to help people through the situation.

Although the page is about introducing cats to each other the process is the same for dogs. Here is the page /introducing-cats.html

Hope all settles down soon
best wishes Kate

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Kate Tilmouth

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I can answer most day to day cat problems encountered by owners. I have a good understanding of cat behaviour and problems which may arise from changes to their daily routine. I can advise on cat training including litter training and general day to day cat care issues. I am not a vet and therefore cannot answer medical questions.

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I run my own cat website at http://www.our-happy-cat.com and have been a dedicated cat owner for over 20 years. I have encountered many different cat problems and situations and feel that i have a good understanding of cats and cat ownership.

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I am a platinum member of Ezinearticles where i write mainly cat related articles.

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Educated to High School level and have since worked for many years in a customer support based environment, gaining vocational qualifications.

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