All Kitten Articles

Raising a kitten is an exciting and rewarding journey, but it can also come with many questions and challenges. As a new kitten owner, you may be seeking guidance on various aspects of kitten care such as understanding kitten behaviors, feeding kittens, how to get a kitten, kitten health, and kitten training. This collection of kitten articles, from Purina experts, is packed with tips and information to help you become better prepared to provide the best possible care for your tiny feline companion. Let our experts share their knowledge and experience, to help you confidently navigate the world of kitten care and lay the foundation for a lifetime of love and happiness with your adorable new family member.

Raising a Kitten

Tips for Raising a Kitten Into a Confident Cat

Help your kitten grow into a confident cat. Click here to read tips and tricks from experts on how to raise your kitten right for a happy and healthy life.

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Tips for Choosing a Kitten That Is Happy, Healthy & Right for You
Tips for Choosing a Kitten That Is Happy, Healthy & Right for You
Are you ready for a kitten? Learn Purina’s tips to understanding kitten behavior and personality for choosing a happy, healthy kitten that’s right for you.
Kitten Vaccinations: What Shots Your Kitten Needs
Kitten Vaccinations: What Shots Your Kitten Needs
Cats need vaccinations from their veterinarian, starting around 6 to 8 weeks of age. Learn about what vaccinations your kitten will need to protect from common diseases.
When Does a Kitten Become a Cat?
When Does a Kitten Become a Cat?
When do kittens become adults? If your kitten is approaching 1 year of age, it will soon be an adult cat. Learn what to expect & how to care for an adult cat.
What Do Cats Like to Eat?
What Do Cats Like to Eat?
Cats are known carnivores, but what can cats eat besides cat food? Learn more about cat nutrition and what cats can eat as part of a complete and balanced diet.
New Kitten Checklist: What Does a Kitten Need?
New Kitten Checklist: What Does a Kitten Need?
Beds, toys, litter boxes, grooming tools, food & other supplies are needed when bringing a kitten home. Read about the checklist of items your new kitten needs here.
Tips for Raising a Kitten Into a Confident Cat
Tips for Raising a Kitten Into a Confident Cat
Help your kitten grow into a confident cat. Click here to read tips and tricks from experts on how to raise your kitten right for a happy and healthy life.
Decoding Kitten Behavior
Decoding Kitten Behavior
Every stage of kitten behavior has a purpose for developing a healthy cat. Click here for Purina’s timeline to understanding your kitten’s development stages.
How to Train a Kitten
How to Train a Kitten
It’s important to train kittens early, especially if you want to avoid bad habits. Read Purina’s kitten training tips for tackling even the trickiest kitten behaviors.
When to Switch From Kitten Food to Cat Food
When to Switch From Kitten Food to Cat Food
Kitten food is specially formulated to meet your kitten’s unique nutritional needs. Learn when to make the switch from kitten to adult wet and dry cat food.
Do Kittens Need Special Food? Kitten Nutrition Requirements
Do Kittens Need Special Food? Kitten Nutrition Requirements
It's important to feed your high-energy kitten a specially formulated kitten food to meet the demands of her growing body. Learn more about kitten nutrition from Purina.
How Much Should I Feed My Kitten?
How Much Should I Feed My Kitten?
Choosing the right food for your kitten is an important decision. Nutrition supports her growth, development and can even affect her behavior.
How to Litter Train a Kitten
How to Litter Train a Kitten
Litter box training requires patience and time. Read about how to litter train kittens and what to do if your cat doesn't naturally take to the litter box.