Our expert says:
One really never knows how existing cats will react to a new kitten. However it is unlikely that they will kill her. To give them the best chance I suggest that you introduce them very gradually and only allow the kitten into one room at a time for at least two weeks. This way the older cats will smell her presence slowly spreading around the home. At the same time you could use a towel or soft brush to brush all the cats so their scents mingle. Ideally you should introduce them with the kitten in a wire cage for 10 minutes a day, always giving the older cats lots of positive attention while you do this. You could try feeding them this way, giving the kitten its food in the cage and the cats their food outside the cage, but in the same room. Gradually they should get to know each other and you can open the cage and allow the kitten to explore. Don't use any form of punishment for now as the older cats may associate it with the new kitten and it will raise stress levels even more. Cats do take a long time to accept a newcomer, so be patient.
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