Soon your house will be a little fluffy ball, but everything is ready for the arrival of a new family member? Kittens are like children, and they will not only need your attention and care, but some of the necessary things, home first aid kit just in case and of course a variety of toys for a colorful home away from home. We’ll talk more about that.
So, what do you need kitty?
- Bowls for food and water
The kitten will need two separate bowls: water and food. The most caring owners buy three bowls. One is used for feed and the other for water. And one bowl of water is placed close to the feed, and the second in another part of the apartment. The fact that wild cats in nature, drinking water bodies, i.e. away from their prey. This instinct, albeit in a weak form, preserved in domestic cats. However, Pets usually eat dry food, and next to it have to be pure water. But if you are organizing for your household an additional “source of water”, he’ll appreciate that (and be sure to leave your cups with fragrant tea). For bowls, it is best to choose a versatile ceramic or metal bowls. Such material is not oxidized, it is absolutely safe and will last a long time and efficiently.
- A complete balanced food for kittens
To arrival of the pet be sure to purchase high-quality balanced feed for kittens. Consult a breeder from whom to buy a kitten, he will tell you what food is better. Even if his choices seem to have the most successful, the first time it is better to feed your baby the food, to which he was accustomed. To avoid digestive disorders, and relocation and separation from your mom is so much stress for the baby. Over time you’ll gradually be able to transfer the pet to a different diet.
- Tray and filler
Do not purchase for the kitten tray with high sides. The baby should be comfortable to use their “toilet”, it should not spend forces for its conquest. Universal trays with the grid – it is a good choice. But the filler can be tricky. It is recommended to start with wood filler, but if the pet will refuse to use the litter box, the type of filler will have to experiment. Some Pets prefer to exclusively wood fillers, others sand. You have yet to learn the tastes of your kid. Don’t forget that the tray is installed in a secluded place and should always maintain in a clean condition.
- The house or the bed for cats
Despite the fact that Cauchy like to fall asleep where they catch up with sleep, the bed (or house cat) is a necessary attribute. On the bed your pet will always be warm and comfortable. In addition, accustomed to couch the cat will leave less hair on your couch. For hairless cats or true lovers of heat, more suitable house, not the couch because it is much more effective at trapping heat.
- Scratching post
Scratching post – the most important attribute of a house where a cat lives. To teach your pet to scratching posts should be at an early age, and then your furniture and Wallpaper is guaranteed not to suffer, and cat’s claws would be in order.
To the kitten was not bored, he will definitely need toys: a variety of teasers, mouse, tracks, etc. it is Better that toys were several. This will allow to maintain interest of the kitten to the game.
- Carrier (container for transportation)
This attribute is required, as carrying, will come in handy not only for travel but also for visits to the veterinarian.
- Brush or comb for grooming
To the body of the animal was groomed, it is required to comb. In addition, brushing is a kind of massage that improves blood circulation, as well as an additional reason for the owner to communicate with your pet. Brush or comb are selected depending on the type of wool.
- Lotion to clean eyes and ears, gauze or wipes
- First aid kit
If you got a pet in your home must be two kits: one for you and one for your four-legged friend. Sometimes life is unpredictable, and learning about the environment, the kitten may accidentally get hurt. For the provision of first aid, you will need a first aid kit. Usually, it comes out sterile and is self adhesive bandage, disinfectant without alcohol, healing ointments, as well as a thermometer and sorbents. Don’t forget to record the phone nearby veterinary clinics (including hours) and just in case always keep at hand the contact a qualified veterinarian.
This is a basic set of essential kitten items. Of course, it is possible to add, for example, by means of stains and odors, diapers, kogterezki, funds from parasites, etc. in short, everything that will ensure your pet a healthy and happy life.