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The stages of the growth of kittens. kitties undergo a lot of changes shortly after they are born. The first weeks of their lives are filled with new scenes and sounds, and by the time they turn six weeks, they are almost ready to leave their mothers. But that does not mean that growth, change, and learning has stopped. Between the age of six and 12 weeks, there are still many major events that a little cat must go through

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Physical development of kitties


At the age of six weeks, the teeth of young cats begin to penetrate the gums. Within two weeks, all kitten teeth must penetrate the gums and the mother's cat may be reluctant to breastfeed her young because of this. At the age of twelve weeks, these cat teeth begin to fall.

Within a few weeks the eyes and ears of the kitten open, but at the age of six weeks, the eyes will remain blue. Hearing and vision have been fully developed, and over the next two weeks, the eye color will slowly change to become the ultimate eye color for adults.

Until about six weeks old, kittys will need extra heat to heat. Once it is about a month and a half old you will not need a heating pad, heat light, or another heat source you depend on. As long as the kitten is in a room temperature environment, it will be quite good because it can self-regulate body temperature.

If you have a kitty, the testicles will fall and be visible at the age of seven to eight weeks.

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Behavior changes

Between six and twelve weeks of age from the growth stages of kittens, the kittens are very active and social. She won't sleep as quietly as she was, but she'll take more than half a day to snooze. The kitten will start playing with her colleagues, explore the surroundings, and her character will begin to evolve. This period is very important for the development of the social skills of cats. If kittys do not have opportunities to properly learn from mistakes during play and discipline from their mother and colleagues, they may have difficulty treating them like adults. Social skills may deteriorate in cats who are not properly reared or can develop into aggressive behavior

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 Health and care of small cats


At about eight weeks of age, the kitten must get tested with a veterinarian and receive the first FVRCP vaccine. The FVRCP vaccine already contains three different vaccines in one vaccine. FVRCP stands for solitary inflammation of the nose of cats, calicivirus, and panleukopenia. These are the main diseases that can affect cats at any age. This vaccine will need to be replicated or supplemented with an enhanced vaccine after three to four weeks at about 12 

weeks of age and again at about 16 weeks of age

Some veterinarians test or neutralize kittens between the ages of 8 and 12 weeks, while others will have a minimum weight or recommend that the kitten be closer to six months before surgery.

This procedure should be discussed with your veterinarian and a preoperative blood test is often recommended to make sure the kitten is healthy enough to anesthetize. This blood test will lay the foundation for future blood tests as you age. The treatment of heartworm and fleas should also be discussed with your veterinarian. Not all products are safe for kittens, but these parasites can be fatal for cats, especially kittens. If you see fleas on your little cat, you can clean them with soap, but you should avoid shampoo.

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Feeding kittens

A six-week-old cat must be fed to move away from breastfeeding. High-quality, canned cat food should be mixed with water to create porridge so that the kitten can eat canned food without extra water. After that, the kitten will progress to dry the cable once when he is comfortable eating canned food and has his small teeth. Eight to 10 weeks old, the little cat must be completely separated from its mother. There is no need to limit the amount of food consumed by kittys at this age.

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Small cat training

The training of cats on a waste box will naturally come to the kittens if they see their mother or colleagues in the waste box. Covering their waste after peeing or defecating is something cats do instinctively.

 Your cat's name can be marked when it is about eight weeks old through repetition and reward. verbal praise, and play with him.

 

 

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