Why can't I SELECT the "Best Answer" to my OWN question (in Pets/ Cats)?

My question is now in voting. I can't access it to select the best answer (and there IS one I think merits that). Why isn't this possible??? It was MY question, after all... In fact, what I can do is vote (once), like any other reader. (I wasn't notified of the possibility to extend or anything else,... show more My question is now in voting. I can't access it to select the best answer (and there IS one I think merits that). Why isn't this possible??? It was MY question, after all...
In fact, what I can do is vote (once), like any other reader. (I wasn't notified of the possibility to extend or anything else, for that matter!)
Update: EDIT I just tried to select best answer and all I'm "allowed" to do is vote. And I JUST posted this question in the last 15 minutes!
Update 2: Best answer to THIS question, I must add....and no dice! (grrrrr)
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