You will need
- A cat house, litter box, cat litter, water bowl, food bowl, special food, toys, cat scratching post.
Before you bring a pet home, make sure to get all the necessary items for feeding, playing, toilet and rest pet. If you want the cat sharpening its claws on your furniture, buy a special cat scratching post.
For the first time limit the place of stay of the baby in one room where there is no breeze and big holes where he could get stuck. This is to ensure that the pet is gradually adapted to the new housing, used to you and the environment, has mastered the first small, and then the whole territory of your apartment.
To housebreak a kitten start on the same day, to avoid problems in the future. Put the tray in a prominent place and pour it in the filler, to which the cat used. If it's the first time I went by, dip toilet paper in a puddle and put in a filler. Do not poke kitten's nose in urine, better try to notice when he is about to urinate again, and quickly put the pet in the tray.
Feed the kitten in the first days, preferably the same food that the previous owners, in the future try to make a plan with full of diverse and balanced nutrition. Don't limit feeding only ready-made cat food, the diet should include dairy and meat products, eggs, fish, some cereals, and vegetables, can be replaced by a special grass from the pet store. Don't feed your pet from the table, as it harmful to eat a lot of salt and spices. In a separate bowl should always have fresh water so that the kitten could drink at any time.
Frequency of feedings depends on the age of the kitten. The animal is under 3 months, eats 6 or 7 times a day. If it is 3 to 4 months, then 5-6 times. Kitten 4 to 6 months, it is desirable to feed 4 times a day. 6-9-month-old pet to feed about 3-4 times. At the age of 9 months to a year can be translated into 2-3 meals a day.
Be sure to go with the kitten to the vet and put on all vaccinations. If necessary, before the procedure to treat the animal and perform deworming, as vaccinate only healthy pet. The first vaccinations are at the age of 2-3 months, try not to miss the deadline.
Bathe young kittens only in case of strong pollution. Use a special gentle shampoo from the pet store, and a shallow tub with warm water. The head without the need of do not wash and if wash all you need, close the ears with cotton swabs. After bathing, wipe the kitten with a towel and leave in a draught-free room until dry.