The Your Cat Kitten Guide is the definitive guide to kitten ownership, leading potential kitten owners through the first year – from selecting their new feline friend to seeing him (or her) grow into a healthy and happy adult cat.
Your Kitten is divided into five important chapters:
Chapter 1: Finding your kitten
Expert advice on choosing the ideal kitten for you; questions to ask the breeder or rescue centre; breed profiles of the top ten GCCF registered breeds; looking for signs of good health; rescue centres and charities.
Chapter 2: Coming home
Preparing the home for your new kitten's arrival; selecting suitable kitten equipment; advice on allowing your kitten access to the outside; socialization; raising a calm and confident kitten.
Chapter 3: Health and nutrition
Selecting the best diet for your kitten; daily health checks; advice on handling kittens; establishing regular programmes for parasite control and vaccinations; recommendations for microchipping and neutering; grooming techniques; insurance.
Chapter 4: Feline Behaviour
Understanding kitten behaviour; dealing with common problems, such as biting or inappropriate toileting; how to cope with a multi-cat household; common feline behavioural problems discussed.
Chapter 5: Into the future
Ongoing care as your kitten matures into adult cathood; developing feline social skills; includes a unique kitten profile for readers to update.