Fiora - is she ready to be outside? - Cat Forum : Cat Discussion Forums
CatForum.com is the premier Cat Forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.
Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-24-2012, 09:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
Kitten
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Posts: 6
Default Fiora - is she ready to be outside?

Okay, so our cat Fiora ran away last night (we've had her for 2 months) and naturally we freaked out and tried to find her, but since it was so late and hard to see we gave up and went to sleep. When we woke up we found her at the end of our bed, sleeping at our feet (we left the window open in case she did come back)

What does this mean? Because whenever we'd take her outside, she would freak out and run straight back inside. She's currently outside but we're unsure where. Does this mean that she's finally ready to go outside and she knows where she lives?

I'm just un sure about all of this because this is the first cat I've owned away from home.
Beautiful-Fiora is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Old 11-25-2012, 07:26 AM   #2 (permalink)
Jr. Cat
 
Elvie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2012
Location: Bern, Switzerland
Posts: 33
Default

If she was terrified of going out, then she probably wasn't very far, just around your house.

Well yes, she is ready, but you have to consider few things. Like where you live, does neighbors have dogs, car frequency, wild animals and so on. It's not always safe to let your cat out.

We live next to the frequented road, both neighbors have dogs and there are also wild animals running right behind our house. I would never let any of my cats go outside for the night nor ever without me looking after them.
Elvie is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-25-2012, 08:12 AM   #3 (permalink)
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: May 2006
Location: New Hampshire
Posts: 20,539
Default

In addition to safety considerations...Is she spayed? If not, even if the area is safe, she shouldn't be going out.
__________________


And their companion, Jake, the dog.
Onyx, Callie May & Maggie forever in my heart.
doodlebug is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:23 PM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
SEO by vBSEO 3.3.2
PetGuide.com
Basset.net DobermanTalk.com GoldenRetrieverForum.com OurBeagleWorld.com
BoxerForums.com DogForums.com GoPitbull.com PoodleForum.com
BulldogBreeds.com FishForums.com HavaneseForum.com SpoiledMaltese.com
CatForum.com GermanShepherds.com Labradoodle-dogs.net YorkieForum.com
Chihuahua-People.com RetrieverBreeds.com