Whether it’s because you found orphaned kittens somewhere, are a kitten foster carer, or simply want to make sure that you don’t take a kitten away from its mother to adopt it, knowing how to tell how old a kitten is, is always a good skill to have.
Like children, kittens also get a set of milk teeth before their set of permanent teeth grow. Taking care of both sets of teeth are, however, very important to ensure that your kitten doesn’t get any mouth sores or rotten teeth.
Caring for foster kittens are, in some instances, more challenging than caring for a kitten bought from a reputable breeder. However, caring for foster kittens are a very rewarding experience and may just be the challenge you need.
Your vet is your first port-of-call for any issues of cat health. Yes, there are certain things that you can do yourself. Yes, we have taken every care to make sure we give you reliable, accurate information. But we can’t see your cat, we can’t diagnose your cat and we definitely can’t give you professional medical advice.
The highly squish-worthy Scottish Folds are chilled-out kitty cats that much prefer cuddles to conversation. Rarely will you hear them cry out for your attention, but they are masters of body language.