Cats communicate through a variety of body language cues such as tail position, ear movement, eye gaze, and fur texture. Understanding these cues can help us better interpret a cat's mood and intentions. For example, a relaxed cat may have a loose tail and relaxed ears, while a dominant cat may have a straight, upright tail and forward-facing ears. Additionally, a cat's behavior such as lying down or sitting can also indicate their state of mind. Understanding cat body language can improve communication and strengthen the bond between cat and owner.
Introducing a new kitten to a household that already has an older cat can be a confusing and potentially stressful process for all involved. It is not uncommon for the transition period to take a few days, during which the older cat may react in unexpected ways. To prepare for this process, it is important to be aware that there may be some initial conflict between the two cats before they eventually become friends.