Q. Adopted age 10mo shy/timid red point Siamese; now 16mos, if I'm sitting she comes for petting. Can't pick her up. When I walk near her, she runs.

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A. Some cats are always reclusive and their is little more you can do other than approach her with patience and allow her confidence to build. Hand feeding with treats may help to encourage her to come up to you other than when you are sitting down

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