by T. C.
My wife and I just bought a pure-bred neutered ragdoll male kitten. He is 6 months old and we bought it from a breeder.There are no kids and no animals in our house. When we got him home we set him up in a spare bedroom with litter box, food, cat bed, toys, and his carrier. He hides in his carrier and won't come out. I let him like that for 4 days then I took the top off the carrier. He likes to play in the spare bedroom and lets you hold him and pet him, but will not come out to the rest of the house. I tried to hide his carrier and put the cat bed in it's place, but then he hid under a nightstand table so I gave him his carrier back. He eats good, uses the litter box good, He's kinda shy and backs away when we first come in the room, but after a little petting and rubbing he'll start to purr and lick our fingers. This has been going on for alittle over a week. He did come out one time and explore a few rooms then went back to his room. If we carry him out to another room he will get up and go back to the spare bedroom. My question is how long will it take for him to adjust to us and the house so he will come out of the spare bedroom on his own and hang out with us in the rest of the house?
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