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German short haired pointer
We are looking to adopt a 3 year old pointer. We have a 10 year old cat. Is it safe?

We just lost a german shepard due to age. This new dog has never been inside and had a big yard. We have a medium yard but intend to bring it inside when we are home.

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What i would do is when u take the dog inside make sure u have a leash on him/her and then bring the cat out the cat might be scared at first but it will get use to the dog in a few days but then again sence u had a dog in the house already it might not be some times belive it or not the dog will be scared of the cat if that happens dont worry ur dog will get use to tge cat in a few days u wont know if its deffenitly safe until u bring the dog in the house and see how it acts around the cat it might be scared of the cat and not act agressive torid it at all or it will but just make sure u have a leash on the dog at first then if it all gos well then let the dog off his/her leash and watch the dog closely for a while good luck

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I love GSP's but they space to run and use there nose to explore they are hunting dogs they belong with a active family not very good inside dogs till they get older very curious!!

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You can check out this website to earn more about GSP's and see various articles about them. http://www.dogchannel.com/german-shorthaired-pointer-dogs-breed-profiles.aspx I love this website! There is also one for cats called http://www.catchannel.com/ I'm sure you could find something about introducing new pes on either one of these websites.

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It should be. Make sure the dog doesnt have any bad experince with cats

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Introduce the dog to the cat in an area the dog wouldn't think of as his territory. The cat is a factor in this too. If the cat doesn't like the dog it won't work out well. I had a dog who was fine with that cat until the cat scratched his nose. Then they didn't get along. But if the cat was accustomed to the previous dog it should be fine with the new one.

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