Sad – Giving my cat away

posted 8 years ago in Pets
Post # 3
391 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: January 2011

I’m sorry. You are doing the best for Claire. I’m sure that your SIL’s gma can take care of her very well.

Post # 4
317 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: October 2011

Aww..that must be so tough 🙁 But she’ll be in a good home!!

Post # 4
1 posts

At least you will still be able to see your cat. I’m giving my baby away aswell for the same reason ( family member is allergic ) what’s tough is that I will never see her again. I know she will be going into a good home but I get you it is very sad. You’re lucky tho. You can go and see her. I wish I had the same option. 

Post # 5
5807 posts
Bee Keeper
  • Wedding: June 2015

Superstitions :  While I hate to sound insenstive to your husband, if his allergy isn’t the most severe, it is entirely possible to adjust to a specific cat.  My husband (boyfriend at the time) spent a few weeks in misery (I had two cats then) but now has absolutely no problem at all with our remaining cat, nor did he have issues with the other.  No, I don’t get to replace her when her time comes, but at least he accepted that she came with the territory to begin with.  Is his allergy very severe?  did he give it a chance?  I think mine spent 2-3 weeks adjusting (red eyes, runny nose) and it’s never been a problem since.

Just a thought!  If you do have to rehome her, at least it’s to someone you know and can visit, though I’m sure it’s rough.

Post # 6
3317 posts
Sugar bee
  • Wedding: January 2017

skunktastic :  we had the same issue and over time the allergies lessened. Also there are a lot of low grade medications for pet allergies available. 

##$%#@  this thread is 7 YEARS OLD. WHO THE H REVIVES THREADS THIS OLD. 


Post # 8
3884 posts
Honey bee
  • Wedding: April 2017

People… this post is 7 years old. Pretty sure the time for adjusting to the cat is over! 

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