Kitten Care

Kitten Care

Kitten Package (PDF)

You have taken the first step to having a wonderful companion and friend. It is important to do everything you can to make sure he or she grows up strong, healthy and happy. It is important to your kitten’s long term health that we examine your kitten as soon as possible to ensure he or she is healthy.  We will make sure your kitten is receiving the proper protection through vaccinations, parasite protection and nutrition, ensuring a healthy start in life. We will answer all your questions on caring for your kitten long-term.

Your kitten’s first visit with us will include: 

  • A comprehensive physical exam
  • Recommendations for screening for viruses specific to felines, such as Feline Leukemia Virus and Feline Immuno Virus
  • Recommendations for Internal parasite screening and deworming
  • Development of a vaccination program based on your kitten’s lifestyle
  • Recommendations for controlling and preventing external parasites such as fleas
  • Behavior and housetraining recommendations
  • Nutritional counseling

For your kitten’s first visit with us, we request that you bring the following:

  • Your kitten on a leash or in a crate
  • All paperwork pertaining to the previous care of your kitten including all previous immunizations, deworming, medications and any veterinary medical records
  • Any questions you may have regarding your kittens health
  • A fresh (within 24 hours) fecal sample