Kitten Health

Your kitten's health is of utmost importance, and our expert articles provide valuable information on how to keep your kitten happy and healthy. From common health issues to preventative care, we cover everything you need to know to help ensure that your kitten grows into a strong and vibrant cat. Our articles offer advice on vaccinations, nutrition, grooming, and more so you can give your kitten the best possible start in life. Whether you're a new kitten owner or an experienced pet parent, our articles will help you make informed decisions that will keep your kitten healthy for years to come.

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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.

Articles

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.
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.
Kitten Growth Stages and Development by Week
Kitten Growth Stages and Development by Week
Track kitten growth milestones and behavior developments with our week-by-week timeline. Learn how to provide nutrition and care as your kitten grows into a cat.
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.
How Old Do Cats Have to Be to Get Spayed or Neutered?
How Old Do Cats Have to Be to Get Spayed or Neutered?
Spaying and neutering not only help prevent overpopulation, it can also help reduce the risk of some reproductive diseases. Learn when to spay or neuter your kitten.
How to Groom a Kitten: Step-By-Step Instructions
How to Groom a Kitten: Step-By-Step Instructions
Knowing how to groom a kitten is handy skill to have. Discover the best kitten grooming tools and learn how to groom a kitten step-by-step from Purina's cat experts.
How to Bathe a Kitten: Step-By-Step Instructions
How to Bathe a Kitten: Step-By-Step Instructions
Learn how to bathe a kitten step-by-step. From deciding when to give a kitten a bath to ensuring a stress-free experience, learn the do's and don'ts for kitten bathing.