Below are some helpful handouts to help you prepare for your new cat or kitten, and also to help ease their transition from the shelter to your home!
Complete Cat Adoption Packet (PDF)
This document is all of the following 6 documents all rolled into one! Please see below for specific Cat Care needs!
- Cat Adoption Information (PDF) - Basic information about what to do when you bring your new friend home!
- Shopping List for a New Cat or Kitten (PDF) - Supply purchasing suggestions for your new furry friend!
- Introducing your New Cat or Kitten to other Animals (PDF) - Simple suggestions to help make those relationships successful from the start!
- Ensuring Good Litter Box Habits for your Cat(s) (PDF) - Helpful suggestions for solving and preventing the dreaded Litter Box Problems!
- Vaccination Recommendations for Cats (PDF) - Suggested schedule for maintaining your kitty's vaccination series and general health!
- About Upper Respiratory Infection in Cats (PDF) - General information about Feline Upper Respiratory Infection (URI) and what symptoms to look for.
Additional Links and Information:
- How to Care for Bottle Fed or Nursing Kittens (PDF)
- Litter Box Training
- Relieving Cat Boredom
- Letting the Cat Out
- Spay or Neuter Your Cat
- Educating Miss Kitty
- One Cat or Two?
- Developmental Stages of Kittens (PDF)
- Your New Baby Kitten (PDF)
- Kitten Care
- Please Read Before Declawing (PDF)
- Cold Weather Pet Care (PDF)
- Cat Scratching help, visit: http://www.catscratching.com/