Q. Since decorating my cat won't come into the house , if she enters she paces up and down and goes back out ,has the decorating made her unfamiliar

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A. New furniture commonly does unnerve cats and can result in avoidance or territory marking behaviors whereas new paint can produce odors which cats do not like. Ventilate the paint or varnish odors as much as possible and pheromone products and natural supplements containing tryptophan and b vitamins can help cats to acclimatize to new surroundings

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