Provide a small room with food, water, bed, litterbox, toys. Let new cat gradually explore home from safe space.
Dedicated Sanctuary Room
Have one more box than number of cats. Place in quiet, easy to access spots.
Proper Number of Litterboxes
Cats love to perch on cat trees to gaze out windows. Pick sturdy, tall designs they can climb.
Cat Trees Near Windows
Install window screens so cats can safely survey the outdoors without the risk of falls or escapes.
Provide scratching posts around the home so cats can satisfy scratching urges on appropriate surfaces.
Tuck away or secure any loose cables or wires to prevent chewing risk.
Hide Loose Cords
Keep toxic species like lilies and poinsettias out of the home or use cat repellent sprays.
Remove Toxic Plants