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Introducing a New Puppy into a Home with an Existing Pet


It was November and I had spent 3 months searching for just the right puppy. Finally we had found what we considered to be the perfect one. Luckily she was already 7 weeks old so she could already be separated from her mother. I was so excited when we brought her home, our new addition to the family. I made sure I had all the required supplies; food and water dishes, food, a bed and a crate. We were ready. The fact that we already had a cat never really caused me much concern. I figured they would give each other a good sniff and surely it would not take long for them to become the best of friends and live happily ever after. I had visions of our little puppy all curled up with our cat in front of the fireplace.

Reality hit when I walked into our house carrying a crate with our newest family member inside. Our dog is a female so I will use she when referring to a dog. The cat seemed a little curious so in a moment of obvious brain freeze I took the puppy out of the crate to introduce the two. Our cat in a split second armed herself for battle. The hair was straight up making her look like I had just taken her out of the dryer and she started hissing and growling as if her opponent was a rottweiler rather than a puppy that could fit in my hand. The poor puppy could barely walk so she just fell into a ball and shivered and whimpered. I'm sure that as soon as we removed the dog and put her back in her crate, the cat went to her bed and stated plotting a way to have the new puppy just suddenly "disappear" like getting flushed down the toilet. She considered herself to be the queen of the household and it was obvious that there was going to be a battle for the crown. Boy had I called this meeting wrong! In an attempt to help you avoid a similar situation I'm going to outline a few pointers as to what you SHOULD do when you introduce your new puppy to your resident pet. This information comes from research done concerning raising a puppy, unfortunately the how to introduce guidelines would have been much more beneficial if found BEFORE the actual deed was done.

Firstly the introduction must be done slowly. If possible take a towel and rub the new puppy with it then bring it home and put it somewhere that your resident pet will frequent and be able to smell. This will also work if you take something that has the scent of your existing pet on it and put it in the carrier you bring your new puppy home in. When you first bring a new animal into your home she should stay quarantined from the other animals until it has seen the vet. Once she has seen the vet you will still need to keep her separate from the other animals. Allow the animals to smell the new puppy from under the door so they may become to each other. After a few days to a week you can try the introduction but make sure you are close in case you have to take on the roll of referee. If there is some growling or paw raising don't interfere unless of course you feel your puppy is in danger.

If your puppy is being crate trained you can put her back in the crate and continue to take her out for short intervals to spend time with the other animal. Make sure the amount of time you let them spend together is increased gradually. Most importantly never leave the two animals alone and be sure to flood the resident animal with love and attention so they feel secure in their place in the family. This will greatly reduce the risk of having the new puppy take a whirl in the toilet. If you want all animals to live in harmony you have to be patient and let the animals deal with each other in their own way and on their own time.

Cass Hope has been a writer for over 5 years. Cass regularly contributes to online and offline publications in a variety of areas. She also teaches classes in basic obedience for puppies. She is currently sponsoring this site: http://www.1st4dog-training.info

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Captain’s Log: Pet Food Oddities For Odd Pets During The Pandemic  Noozhawk

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Researchers look at role of pets in COVID-19 transmission  American Veterinary Medical Association

Pets, Pets, Pets - Babylon Beacon
Pets, Pets, Pets  Babylon Beacon

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Castro Valley artist creating 3×3 masterpieces to support pet rescue  The Mercury News

Pets of the Week - Chico Enterprise-Record
Pets of the Week  Chico Enterprise-Record

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Pets surviving COVID-19 pandemic? Local animal rescuer has that covered  Gardena Valley News

Your pets are stressed out, too - Purdue News Service
Your pets are stressed out, too  Purdue News Service

Don't let your pets overheat this summer - KAGSTV.com
Don't let your pets overheat this summer  KAGSTV.com

Keep pets active while working from home - News - Wilkes-Barre Citizens Voice
Keep pets active while working from home - News  Wilkes-Barre Citizens Voice

10 things to do with your pets this summer - Yahoo News
10 things to do with your pets this summer  Yahoo News

Smoking Around Pets – InsideSources - InsideSources
Smoking Around Pets – InsideSources  InsideSources

Keep pets safe in the summer heat - Valley News
Keep pets safe in the summer heat  Valley News

Animal Welfare League of Alexandria distributes 5K pounds of free pet supplies during coronavirus pandemic - WTOP
Animal Welfare League of Alexandria distributes 5K pounds of free pet supplies during coronavirus pandemic  WTOP

Betty Chinn's Homeless Foundation Receives Grant to Care for Pets - North Coast Journal
Betty Chinn's Homeless Foundation Receives Grant to Care for Pets  North Coast Journal

Prepare your pets and livestock for hurricane season - KALB News
Prepare your pets and livestock for hurricane season  KALB News

Problem Solvers Coronavirus Hotline: Pets and COVID-19 - kjrh.com
Problem Solvers Coronavirus Hotline: Pets and COVID-19  kjrh.com

Shelter pets in El Paso looking to 'Find Love Online' with virtual adoption event - KFOX El Paso
Shelter pets in El Paso looking to 'Find Love Online' with virtual adoption event  KFOX El Paso

Pets have benefited from coronavirus quarantine, survey says- heres how - Neosho Daily News
Pets have benefited from coronavirus quarantine, survey says- heres how  Neosho Daily News

'The Kaylee Project' warns against dangers of leaving pets, kids in hot cars - WBAY
'The Kaylee Project' warns against dangers of leaving pets, kids in hot cars  WBAY

Pet Of The Week And Free Food For Pets - The Transylvania Times
Pet Of The Week And Free Food For Pets  The Transylvania Times

Give Back Thursday: H.O.P.E. For Animals – low cost vet for pets - WANE
Give Back Thursday: H.O.P.E. For Animals – low cost vet for pets  WANE

Adopted Pets and Their Parents Gifted Charlotte's Web Free Pet Adoption Kits During Covid 19 - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
Adopted Pets and Their Parents Gifted Charlotte's Web Free Pet Adoption Kits During Covid 19  The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

Veterinarian Addresses Concerns About Pets & COVID-19 - WHMI
Veterinarian Addresses Concerns About Pets & COVID-19  WHMI

Pets of the Week: Cricket and Clyde - WWLP.com
Pets of the Week: Cricket and Clyde  WWLP.com

Fun Friday: Do pets make better co-workers than your partner? - Human Resources Director
Fun Friday: Do pets make better co-workers than your partner?  Human Resources Director

Greeley cop log: ‘Cracked out’ women fight on yard; upstairs pets relieve themselves on porch, leaking to lower level - Greeley Tribune
Greeley cop log: ‘Cracked out’ women fight on yard; upstairs pets relieve themselves on porch, leaking to lower level  Greeley Tribune

Furloughed workers hold pet food drive - WANE
Furloughed workers hold pet food drive  WANE

Pets of the Week: May 28, 2020 - WSIL TV
Pets of the Week: May 28, 2020  WSIL TV

Local pet kennel comes to aid of victims of abuse and their pets - Steamboat Pilot & Today
Local pet kennel comes to aid of victims of abuse and their pets  Steamboat Pilot & Today

Shelter to Hold Pet Food Giveaway Saturday in Vineland - wpgtalkradio.com
Shelter to Hold Pet Food Giveaway Saturday in Vineland  wpgtalkradio.com

With a heatwave coming…keep your pets cool! - ABC 4
With a heatwave coming…keep your pets cool!  ABC 4

LeAnn Rimes, Colton Underwood and other celebs endorse FOSTER TO FOREVER for pets - WOAI
LeAnn Rimes, Colton Underwood and other celebs endorse FOSTER TO FOREVER for pets  WOAI

BUILDING A BETTER BAY AREA: East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to families in need amid the coronavirus pandemic. - KGO-TV
BUILDING A BETTER BAY AREA: East Bay SPCA offers free pet food to families in need amid the coronavirus pandemic.  KGO-TV

Arizona's heat could lead to death for unprotected pets - 12news.com KPNX
Arizona's heat could lead to death for unprotected pets  12news.com KPNX

Alachua County Pets: Ravioli and Tortellini, Bleu, and Joey - WCJB
Alachua County Pets: Ravioli and Tortellini, Bleu, and Joey  WCJB

Preparing your pets for separation as businesses reopen - City-sentinel
Preparing your pets for separation as businesses reopen  City-sentinel

Online Pet Adoptions a Success, Chicago Shelters Say - WTTW News
Online Pet Adoptions a Success, Chicago Shelters Say  WTTW News

Ariana Grande Has Almost 1 Dozen Pets; Here Are Their Names and Types - Showbiz Cheat Sheet
Ariana Grande Has Almost 1 Dozen Pets; Here Are Their Names and Types  Showbiz Cheat Sheet

Thief makes off with dozens of puppies and birds from Bronx pet store - New York Post
Thief makes off with dozens of puppies and birds from Bronx pet store  New York Post

Ep. 18 Weather or Not with Derek and Scott | Pets and COVID-19 - WDVM 25
Ep. 18 Weather or Not with Derek and Scott | Pets and COVID-19  WDVM 25

Virus delays flooding solutions at Austin Pets Alive! building - KXAN.com
Virus delays flooding solutions at Austin Pets Alive! building  KXAN.com

How to Handle Your Pet's Anxiety - Lifehacker
How to Handle Your Pet's Anxiety  Lifehacker

Are you paying more attention to your dog or cat during coronavirus quarantine? You're not alone, survey shows - USA TODAY
Are you paying more attention to your dog or cat during coronavirus quarantine? You're not alone, survey shows  USA TODAY

Hillsborough County firefighters rescue 2 people, 7 pets from house fire - FOX 13 Tampa Bay
Hillsborough County firefighters rescue 2 people, 7 pets from house fire  FOX 13 Tampa Bay

Exotic cat roaming posh London neighborhood suspected of feeding on pets - MSN Money
Exotic cat roaming posh London neighborhood suspected of feeding on pets  MSN Money

Sharon Police Issue Caution About Pets Left In Cars - Patch.com
Sharon Police Issue Caution About Pets Left In Cars  Patch.com

Family wants to know find Yoshi, their missing pet iguana - KZTV Action 10 News
Family wants to know find Yoshi, their missing pet iguana  KZTV Action 10 News

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ETF of the Week: ProShares Pet Care ETF (PAWZ)  ETF Trends

Brandywine Valley SPCA Announces Four More Drive-thru Pet Food Pantries for Families in Need - MyChesCo
Brandywine Valley SPCA Announces Four More Drive-thru Pet Food Pantries for Families in Need  MyChesCo

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Which Celebrity's Pets Would You Want to Quarantine With? Vote!  Billboard

How to prevent separation anxiety in pets as you head back to the office after Covid-19 - KVIA El Paso
How to prevent separation anxiety in pets as you head back to the office after Covid-19  KVIA El Paso

Exchange Virus Outbreak Pets for Life - Frederick News Post
Exchange Virus Outbreak Pets for Life  Frederick News Post

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Pet Friendly Ways to Eliminate Weeds  AgNet West

Winona Area Humane Society urges pet owners to seek help after series of incidents - News8000.com - WKBT
Winona Area Humane Society urges pet owners to seek help after series of incidents  News8000.com - WKBT

First-ever national virtual pet super adoption hopes to place thousands of pets - KUTV 2News
First-ever national virtual pet super adoption hopes to place thousands of pets  KUTV 2News

Pet of the Week: Meet Tyson - The News-Messenger
Pet of the Week: Meet Tyson  The News-Messenger

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pet abuse  The Batavian

Animal Humane Society hoping families adopt pocket pets who still need a home - KSTP
Animal Humane Society hoping families adopt pocket pets who still need a home  KSTP

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Pet of the Week | | leadertelegram.com  Leader-Telegram

Local veterinarians seeing an increase of pets with snake bites - WBRC
Local veterinarians seeing an increase of pets with snake bites  WBRC

Adoptable pets from Arizona Humane Society and Maricopa County Animal Care (5/27/20) - ABC15 Arizona
Adoptable pets from Arizona Humane Society and Maricopa County Animal Care (5/27/20)  ABC15 Arizona

Ready to Adopt a Pet? ARF Is Ready, Too - East Hampton Star
Ready to Adopt a Pet? ARF Is Ready, Too  East Hampton Star

The Adoptables: Pets of the week (05/27/20) | Local - Fredericksburg.com
The Adoptables: Pets of the week (05/27/20) | Local  Fredericksburg.com

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Mass. Pets Getting Seriously Hurt in Grooming Mishaps, Veterinarians Say  nbcboston.com

Tiny Tina makes quarantine more bearable: Send us your pet rescue stories - cleveland.com
Tiny Tina makes quarantine more bearable: Send us your pet rescue stories  cleveland.com

This Nationwide Virtual Pet Adoption Is a ‘First-Ever’ - NBC Southern California
This Nationwide Virtual Pet Adoption Is a ‘First-Ever’  NBC Southern California

Humane Pennsylvania gives away 2,500 pounds of pet food in 30 minutes - Reading Eagle
Humane Pennsylvania gives away 2,500 pounds of pet food in 30 minutes  Reading Eagle

Families Foster Classroom Pets During Coronavirus Shutdown - NPR
Families Foster Classroom Pets During Coronavirus Shutdown  NPR

Cat dubbed the 'Beast of Billionaire's Row' may be EATING tycoons' pets to survive, neighbour claims - Daily Mail
Cat dubbed the 'Beast of Billionaire's Row' may be EATING tycoons' pets to survive, neighbour claims  Daily Mail

Pet Pal: Freckled Fun with “Douglas” - WAVY.com
Pet Pal: Freckled Fun with “Douglas”  WAVY.com

Make a difference — adopt a pet | Casey’s Corner - Chico Enterprise-Record
Make a difference — adopt a pet | Casey’s Corner  Chico Enterprise-Record

Pet Of The Week: Penelopig - Oswego Daily News
Pet Of The Week: Penelopig  Oswego Daily News

Coronavirus and pets: Scams exploit animal lovers in crisis - Los Angeles Times
Coronavirus and pets: Scams exploit animal lovers in crisis  Los Angeles Times

A 2nd Chance Pet of the Week - Hillsboro Times Gazette
A 2nd Chance Pet of the Week  Hillsboro Times Gazette

This is what happens to the pets left behind when their owners die from coronavirus - CNN
This is what happens to the pets left behind when their owners die from coronavirus  CNN

Animal Welfare League's Community Pet Pantry Offers Animal Supplies to Those in Need - ALXnow
Animal Welfare League's Community Pet Pantry Offers Animal Supplies to Those in Need  ALXnow

N.J. pets in need: May 25, 2020 - nj.com
N.J. pets in need: May 25, 2020  nj.com

How to tell your dog or cat that Beshear said it's OK to leave and go back to work now - Courier Journal
How to tell your dog or cat that Beshear said it's OK to leave and go back to work now  Courier Journal

Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week, Bretta - Island Free Press
Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week, Bretta  Island Free Press

Pets May Experience Anxiety As Owners Leave Home, Head Back To Work - CBS Denver
Pets May Experience Anxiety As Owners Leave Home, Head Back To Work  CBS Denver

Pet adoptions high at local shelters during pandemic but surrenders growing, too - WDAF FOX4 Kansas City
Pet adoptions high at local shelters during pandemic but surrenders growing, too  WDAF FOX4 Kansas City

Local veterinarian gives tips on preventing pet separation anxiety - 47abc - WMDT
Local veterinarian gives tips on preventing pet separation anxiety - 47abc  WMDT

Twin Falls Animal Shelter sees changes in pet adoptions - 6 On Your Side
Twin Falls Animal Shelter sees changes in pet adoptions  6 On Your Side

RCO Pet Care is OPEN for your pet care needs! - Oxford, CT Patch - Patch.com
RCO Pet Care is OPEN for your pet care needs! - Oxford, CT Patch  Patch.com

Pet of the Week | Great Scott! McFly needs a new home - Santa Cruz Sentinel
Pet of the Week | Great Scott! McFly needs a new home  Santa Cruz Sentinel

Constable: Hoping pet bird in sky isn't needle in a haystack - Chicago Daily Herald
Constable: Hoping pet bird in sky isn't needle in a haystack  Chicago Daily Herald

Your quarantined pet may be acting odd. Here’s how to help. - The Washington Post
Your quarantined pet may be acting odd. Here’s how to help.  The Washington Post

Pets are great, but think before adopting | News | ottumwacourier.com - Ottumwacourier
Pets are great, but think before adopting | News | ottumwacourier.com  Ottumwacourier

Kennels at Austin Pets Alive! flood due to severe weather - FOX 7 Austin
Kennels at Austin Pets Alive! flood due to severe weather  FOX 7 Austin

Barbershops, Pet Groomers And Car Wash Businesses Reopen With Vigor In Massachusetts - wgbh.org
Barbershops, Pet Groomers And Car Wash Businesses Reopen With Vigor In Massachusetts  wgbh.org

Pets strange behavior amid COVID-19 - 11Alive.com WXIA
Pets strange behavior amid COVID-19  11Alive.com WXIA

What to know before taking a pet to the groomer in Massachusetts during the coronavirus pandemic - MassLive.com
What to know before taking a pet to the groomer in Massachusetts during the coronavirus pandemic  MassLive.com

We have 19 special pets ready to be adopted: May 23-24 - SILive.com
We have 19 special pets ready to be adopted: May 23-24  SILive.com

Pets and the Humans Who Loved Them - The Wall Street Journal
Pets and the Humans Who Loved Them  The Wall Street Journal

Pets will feel the shock when you go back to work. Here's how you can help - KUTV 2News
Pets will feel the shock when you go back to work. Here's how you can help  KUTV 2News

Adopting a Pet From a Shelter in California: What You Need to Know - The New York Times
Adopting a Pet From a Shelter in California: What You Need to Know  The New York Times

Veterinarians reveal the biggest mistakes you're making when buying toys for your pets - Insider - INSIDER
Veterinarians reveal the biggest mistakes you're making when buying toys for your pets - Insider  INSIDER

Can it be a ‘family’ vacation without the family pet? - OCRegister
Can it be a ‘family’ vacation without the family pet?  OCRegister

Protecting the pets | Toledo Blade - Toledo Blade
Protecting the pets | Toledo Blade  Toledo Blade

Pets for Life helps Madison pet owners survive the pandemic - Madison.com
Pets for Life helps Madison pet owners survive the pandemic  Madison.com

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