Kitten (0 – 6 months)

Health issues

This is the time to check for problems that may have been present from birth, such as a cleft palate or hernia, and to discuss lifestyle choices, diet, identification and any behavioural issues. Kittens should be vaccinated and can be neutered from four months old.

See:

Bringing your cat to the vet

Choosing a vet for your cat

Insuring your kitten

Identifying your cat

Vaccinating your cat

Neutering your cat

Worming your cat 

Flea control

Diet – Feeding your cat

Inherited disorders (pedigree cats)

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