Training your Kitten


Paw-DividerLearning the Basics

The key to a teaching your kitten will come down to learning a few key basics, master these and in no time at all both you and your kitten will be enjoying a bountiful and fun packed companionship.

Confused Cat with Charmer Wand

#1 – Cats Love Fun

Above all training must always be fun, if not your kitten will “not” learn swifty and the road ahead will be rocky. Your kittens eduction must definitely be a time of fun, remember you are not taming a lion.

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Knowing When to Take Kitty to the Vet

#2 – Healthy Means Happy

A kittens health should be your number 1 priority, a sick kitten will not want to learn and its days will not be joyful. Keep an eye on your kittens health and its behaviour will prove to be satisfactory, ignore its wellbeing and trouble will not be far away.

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#3 – There’s a Ton of Free Advice and Useful Resources

There’s a huge array of resources that will help you to keep your kitten healthy. What you need to know is which ones will help you to keep your kitten healthy!

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One of the best sources of information is your veterinary clinic. Not only will they be able to provide you with free leaflets and information, they may also have their own guide they give out to new kitten owners, and books that they suggest you read or have on your reference shelf in case of emergency. There are so many books published on the subject of cat and kitten care that it’s easy to get lost, or pick up a book that’s not quite as comprehensive as it could be, and a recommendation or two from your veterinary can allow you to choose between books that he thinks are the best ones available for your situation.

If you are still at the deciding stage about whether or not it’s a good idea to bring a kitten into your home, check out some recently published books on kitten care from your local library. As with human healthcare, trends in feline healthcare also change to reflect new techniques, new medications, and the environments that cats now live in, so reading up on recently published books will allow you to learn current ideas and solutions rather than some that could be outdated.

The Internet offers a great resource for anyone thinking of buying, or having just bought, a kitten. Here you will find websites that are run by both professionals, and ordinary people with a passion for cats. Amongst the cat websites you’ll find everything you could ever want to know from cat toy reviews to latest feline research news, and everything in between. There are even online courses you can take to help you learn about taking proper care of your kitten.

There’s so many ways to learn about making sure you keep your kitten healthy, so it’s just a question of finding the right resource that works for you, and having it accessible so that whenever you need it, you just have to open or log-in and the answer to your question will be there for you.


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Training Cats To Get Along In a Multi-Cat Household

Created by one of the founders of Kitty Coaching, this online course tells the story of how he tried, failed, and finally succeeded in getting his kittens to play nice together!