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Learn all you need about adopting or buying a kitten. We cover everything from selecting a breeder, costs of owning a cat to training and health tips.

Kitten Mills – Breeding Kittens for Profit

Media attention has given puppy mills at least enough attention to make the phrase a commonplace euphemism for “bad puppy breeder,” but little attention has been given to kitten mills. The truth is, any type of animal can be...

How do you Care for Orphaned Kittens

If you find a litter of orphaned kittens, or if your mama cat has serious health issues and is not taking care of her babies, you may have to step in and care for the kittens. When feral cats...

How to Choose a Breed and Find a Good Cat Breeder

There are many options to think about when deciding to get a cat or a kitten. For instance, you could choose to obtain your new feline friend from a rescue, or consider purchasing from a registered cat breeder. Experts will...

Best Food for Nursing and Weaning Kittens and Puppies

Today, it cannot be taken for granted that mothers milk is best for nursing kittens and puppies. Unless your kitten or puppy’s mother was healthy before, during and after pregnancy, it is very likely the litter will suffer from...

Adopting a Kitten from a Shelter

Adopting a kitten from a shelter is by far one of the most loving ways you can find yourself a new best friend. Shelters provide a desperately needed service to the best of their ability. The hardest thing about...

How to get your Cat to Love that New Kitten you’ve just Brought Home

Introducing any pet into a household with an established routine can be upsetting – and not just for the newcomer, but also those pets who are already well-established in their current domestic habitat. Cats in particular tend to appreciate their...

How Long Till Kittens Open their Eyes

If you have ever witnessed the miracle of birth in the animal world, you already understand that you wave witnessed one of the most incredible facets of life. Kittens are born as these adorable little sacks of fur and...

When Can Kittens be Weaned – Four Weeks of Age

Kittens feed on their mother’s milk for a certain amount of weeks after being born so that they can get the proper nutrients necessary to grow strong and move into the next stage of their lives. The mother’s milk...

How to Care for a Persian Cat

Properly caring for you Persian cat is the same for caring for most other cats with one big exception: that beautiful Persian coat. Failing to fully maintain your Persian cat’s coat will most likely result in matting so severe that shaving will probably be the only solution. While it’s true...

Traveling with a Cat – It can be a Nightmare for Some Kitties

The car is all packed, the kids are buckled in, there are snacks and drinks within easy reach, there is a road map in the glove compartment, and there are enough CDs to get through the trip without having to endure the same three songs repeated on the radio...

Why Cat Toys are Necessary – They Help Reduce Stress

Cats are unique in their personalities, their individual quirks, and their affinity towards play. All cats enjoy some sort of fun activity, it is your job as their owner to decipher what type of play most interests your cat, and what type of toys are needed to supplement this...