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Why is my new cat so aggressive?

I got a new cat (6 years old) and i have a medium dog (15 months) and a kitten (1 month) the new cat is very friendly to humans, but whenever the kitten comes remotely near it hisses and swipes at it even if they are on opposite sides of the bed. (i have never owned cats before only dogs)

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He's just being territorial. He feels the other animals are intruding on his territory. He's an older cat so give him time to adapt.

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Its on its period.

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He is still very nervous in his new surroundings. If cats don't grow up together, sometimes they just learn to tolerate each other. I say that from over 20 years of owning cats. If the new one was from a single-cat household it'll probably take longer, than if he always lived with others. Just give them time, they will figure out their hierarchy.

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Don't forget, cats love hiding places where they can get away from everyone. A bed on a shelf or a box behind some furniture would be good - they like being high or hidden in difficult places (think of where they can go but the dog can't.)
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Give your new cat time and attention. Let him know he's part of the family. Some things he will just have to work out on his own with the other animals. Right now he's insecure and pretty stressed.

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He/she doesn't like the kitten, so just be careful when around thouse two, together.
It will eventually wear off...maybe, I don't actually know.

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First cat want you to know who boss. Must have things same or better. Little kitty not same and not better. Remember same or better. Next cat want milk and water. Not one. Both. Trust me puppys know that which is true.Love ya

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It's being territorial. Good profile pic!!

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