Kitten Socialization Tips

 Kitten Socialization Tips

Ideally, your kitten should stay with his or her mother for the first 12 weeks of life. During this time, kittens learn valuable social skills from their mother.

 

 

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Mama cat with kitten

Kittens also learn socialization skills from their siblings. Play is an important part of a kitten's growth. Socializing at a young age is very important for their development. However, some kittens do not have this privilege and are taken too soon or are raised in fearful surroundings.

kittens playing

Kittens playing

As a new cat parent there are several things you can do to socialize your kitten.

Ways to Socialize my new kitten

Human contact

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