9 Important Tips For New Cat Owners


1 REMEMBER, CATS ARE NOT DOGS.

Cats are independent by nature, And at times prefer their solitude.try not get too discouraged if your new kitty doesn’t greet you at the door upon arrival and remember that this is just who they are. your new kitten may take a little while to warm up to you.SO take it easy on them.

2 GIVING MILK TO CATS MAY NOT BE THE BEST IDEA.

Many cats have lactose intolerance and drinking cow’s milk can upset their tummies water will do just fine and if you’re looking to spoil your new companion consider some cat treats or play toys instead.

3 SAVE YOUR SOFA INVEST IN A SCRATCHING POST

Sharpening their claws on your leather sofa may not be exactly what you had in mind, So look to purchase a scratching post so that your new kitty can enjoy themselves. Scratching is a part of their natural process.

4 BE AWARE OF THE LITTER BOX.

The litter box is a personal place for any cat and if you want to keep them happy you’ll be sure to clean it and change the litter regularly.

 

5 PARASITE CONTROL IS VITAL TO YOUR CATS HEALTH

To help protect your cat as well as your home from the onset of infection it’s important to use a monthly dosage of parasite control to safeguard your pet. One flea can mean thousands in the matter of days.

6 TAKE PRECAUTION WHEN INCORPORATING YOUR NEW CAT IN A HOME WITH OTHER ANIMALS.

Allow there to be some time for the new pets to become acclimated with each other. We’d recommend a slow integration of time together in key areas of the home. Make sure to let each pet have a safe zone that they can retreat to.

7 ADOPTING A CAT WHEN IS IS TOO YOUNG.

one of the most common mistakes is to adopt a kitten shortly after birth. the idea is to do it once weaning ends, which should occur naturally and never before they reach one month of life, even if they receive all the necessary care and proper nutrition it is always better for the animal’s health to be with their mother throughout the light period, with the mother and the cat siblings socialization begins when the cat begins to learn all the typical behaviors of their species.

8 SMALL KITTENS AND SMALL KIDS ARE NOT THE BEST IDEA.

Sure tiny kittens are adorable and cuddly, but for a toddler or small child, it isn’t always the best idea to mix the two.

9 CATS DO REQUIRE CONSISTENT GROOMING.

Most cats can be seen “bathing” themselves but they do still need to be brushed from time to time. If your cat has long hair,then it’s a good idea to incorporate brushing in your daily routine.