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Kitten-Proofing Your Home

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Just like new parents must 'baby-proof' their homes, you must 'kitten-proof' yours before your new kitten arrives. Kittens have a lot of energy and they're very curious, so you need to make your home as safe as possible.

Collect all small and breakable objects like nick-knacks and put them in a room that's off-limits to your kitten. Keep the door & Read more �

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Growth and Development in Kittens

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A newborn kitten grows so fast it sometimes seems as if it's getting bigger right in front of your eyes! Like babies, the growth and development of kittens is somewhat predictable, meaning all kittens look and act a certain way at a certain age.

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Benefits to Feeding Specialty Cat Foods

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Specialty cat foods are formulated to meet the nutrient needs of your cat by having higher-quality protein sources, no artificial dyes and added antioxidants and vitamins. Ingredients include more real meat, natural additives (natural preservatives like vitamins C and E) and rich carbohydrate sources like rice (one of the most digestible grains).

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Why Do Cats Get Hairballs?

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Cats are extremely clean pets, and are constantly grooming themselves. Their tongues are built in such a way that once hair is on it, there is only one way for it to go, down the hatch. Hair is not digestible, so it just sits in the stomach, turning and churning, until it's a mass of hair, mucous and digestive acids. & Read more �

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What Makes a Healthy Diet For Your Cat?

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You know it's important to feed your cat a healthy diet, but what exactly does that mean?

A healthy diet is one that offers your cat balanced levels of all essential nutrients including:  

You know it's important to feed your cat a healthy diet, but what exactly does that mean?

A healthy diet is one that offers your cat balanced levels & Read more �

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Proper Feeding For Your Cat From Kitten to Adulthood

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The kitten life stage is marked by an abundance of energy and growth. To support your cat during this stage and ensure she grows up healthy, strong and happy, she requires foods with higher levels of protein, fats, vitamins and minerals to meet her growth and high energy requirements. Feeding food specifically created for kittens is vital since & Read more �

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Spaying or Neutering Your Cat

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To protect your cat's health and help control pet overpopulation, you should have your cat spayed or neutered by the time they reach 6 months old. The procedures have many additional health benefits as well.

For Female Cats
Spaying prevents unwanted pregnancy, prevents cancer of the reproductive system, and eliminates the potential for infections of the uterus later in life, & Read more �

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Microchipping Your Cat

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A collar tag with current information is an important first step in keeping your cat safe, but they are not foolproof. Cats can slip out of collars, and collars can be removed. That's why microchipping is a smart idea. Pet microchips are small identification devices that look like a grain of rice. They are implanted safely beneath pets' skin, similar to & Read more �

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Cat Litter Types

April 22, 2009

Choosing the right litter is important for both you and your cat. See what type of litter may be the & Read more �

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Cat Scratching Advice

April 22, 2009

Learn how you can manage your cat's scratching to help keep your cat happy and your furniture safe. Topics include & Read more �

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