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Kitten development is very quick over the first 8 or so weeks of life. Newborn kittens are blind, deaf and completely helpless, but within a few weeks grow into the fluffy, playful bundles of joy that we adore so much! This page goes through the major milestones in kitten development from newborn kitten to 12 weeks old. If you want to know what the little fur balls are able to do at different stages in…

Kitten fleas are the same fleas that adult cats get, but there are some important differences when it comes to dealing with them. If you don’t know much about cat fleas at the moment, it’s probably a good idea to get familiar with the basics before you read this page. Click here to learn more about cat fleas. There are a couple of really important things you should know about dealing with fleas on kittens specifically: 1) Fleas…

This page offers you some practical advice on the do’s and don’ts of feeding kittens. It’s easy to get overwhelmed with the amount of information available on this; relentless pet food advertising may well leave your head in a spin. First things first. When you get your new kitten, ask the seller what they’ve been feeding her and give her the same or a similar food at first. A sudden change may cause digestive problems and diarrhea. You don’t need to…

A big part of taking care of kittens involves keeping them as safe as possible. There are many potential kitten safety hazards around the home, but with a bit of forward planning, risks to your kitten can be minimized. Tips On Taking Care Of Kittens – Potential Hazards By Room 1) Living room Poisonous houseplants. A lot of plants are toxic to cats. If in doubt, put them out of reach. Electrical wires. Some kittens have…

Kitten gender is easy to figure out once you know how to do it. On this page I’ll show you how you can determine the sex of male kittens and female kittens quickly and easily. You may want to find out the gender of a kitten for a number of reasons. Maybe you want a specific gender of a cat for a pet. Or maybe you’re trying to decide on a name, love “Princess” (for example) but aren’t…

This page gives you practical advice on how to choose a kitten. Let’s set the scene… you’re looking at five 8-week old cute fuzzy kittens. They’re all adorable and you can choose any one you like. What a dilemma! How on earth do you decide? And no, you can’t take all of them however tempted you may feel! There are two key things I believe need to be taken into consideration when deciding how to choose a kitten. One’s its health. The…