Multi-cat owners, advice please!?

can I safely introduce a 10 wk old, female kitten to a 4 year old altered female. My 4 year old has always lived on her own but the kitten I'm hoping to get loves other cats. Is it a bad idea to bring the little one home? I really want a second cat but I'm scared of my current cat getting distressed or the... show more can I safely introduce a 10 wk old, female kitten to a 4 year old altered female. My 4 year old has always lived on her own but the kitten I'm hoping to get loves other cats. Is it a bad idea to bring the little one home? I really want a second cat but I'm scared of my current cat getting distressed or the young kitten getting hurt.
I heard the females like to take kittens as their own, is this true?
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