If he has something with 4 (or more) legs, and now none of them are
touching anything...... I'd say he has bigger problems than settling.
In this case, some kind of vortex, or parallel universe has opened in
his house. I first learned about this phenomenon when I was 6, as they
detailed it quite well on episode 3 of Lost In Space (this episode is
when Dr. Smith was still very evil; long before he turned into an
Some things to check for around the house:
When you enter a door, do you come out in a different
Do your children yell "They're here!" whenever you get static on the
Has a midget with tennis balls been pestering you about house cleaning?
These are just a few of the more obvious signs. Please be careful until
you get this fixed.