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Adopting the Right Cat for You

Adopting the Right Cat for You

Felines that some people may consider undesirable can be perfect pets for others. Here's how to look for temperament cues during the adoption process.

Choosing the right cat or kitten to adopt is obviously an important decision. Therefore, it is critical to choose a cat that suits your lifestyle and personality. Some people prefer living with a gregarious and playful cat, whereas others find the company of a placid, laid-back feline more enjoyable. Learning more about the various feline personality types — and how they develop — can help make it easier to find a cat that will bring a lot of joy into your home.

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