Compelling animal stories, ways to get involved and more!
Image is not available
Slider
You cat may be curious or afraid of your new bundle of joy, so preparing your cat for the new baby will help reduce both your stress and anxiety as well as your cat ’s. Setting up rules, routines, and changes before the baby arrives will help eliminate your cat from associating the changes with the baby.

  • Set up a routine now that may be used when the new baby arrives. Ex: Set aside 15 -25 minutes each day to walk, brush and/or play with your cat. Follow through when the baby arrives (or ask a friend or family member to do so). This helps your cat feel that he is not being excluded from you once the baby comes.
  • Bring in the new scents that your cat will be experiencing, such as baby food, baby powder, wiping cloths, etc. Your cat can investigate these new scents and become familiar with them before your baby comes home.

 

Want more information? Download the informative PDF.

Get in Touch

Telephone: (951) 688-4340
Fax: (951) 359-6417
Write Us: Email Form
Find Us: Map & Hours
Staff/Volunteer: Login

6165 Industrial Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504

Recent Tweets

Got litter box problems? We can help https://t.co/wJ9Og1XsTN https://t.co/60aLJB1FCN
Less than a minute ago
We love pup-dates-check out former MSRPAC pooch Chloe living life large in SanDiego. AdoptDontShop WindInMyHair https://t.co/7r3S5vfdUu
About 18 hours ago
Oh Otis! Yes, home it is! AdoptDontShop https://t.co/K3zEB5uaKn
About 20 hours ago

Copyright © 2017 The Mary S. Roberts Pet Adoption Center. All Rights Reserved.
Site developed and maintained by Zhappo Studios