Feeding your kitten

Feeding your kitten: some food for thought

When you bring your kitten home for the first time, it's best to carry on feeding her the food she's been used to.

Not all kitten foods are the same - some have much better quality ingredients than others, for example. Which is why you might want to change your kitten's food to one recommended by your vet. You'll need to do this over a period of 5 to 7 days; your vet will advise you on this. Mix the new food into her usual food, and gradually increase the amounts until only the new food is in your kitten's bowl.

Feline vaccination

How do vaccines work?
Vaccines contain small quantities of altered or "killed" viruses, bacteria or other disease-causing organisms. When administered, they stimulate your cat's immune system to produce disease-fighting cells and proteins - or antibodies - to protect against disease.