Kittens: what to feed and how to care for
Today we want to talk about how to properly nurse and care for the kitten. After all, it's not a secret to anyone that your pet's health depends largely on proper nutrition.
Anyone touches the helpless, but such charming lumps are kittens. What to feed them, if for some reason they were left without a mother, and their life is now in your hands?
Begin feeding with medium-fat milk. He is very fond of kittens. It will be enough to have two teaspoons. Even dry milk will do. Add to it a pinch of sugar or honey. Daily increase the "portion" on one spoon, and a little later in the baby's diet can include milk porridge, cooked as for a newborn baby. One often hears the question of how often to feed a kitten. If you have to feed the baby from the moment of its birth, prepare to ensure that the first ten to twelve days of feeding it is necessary at least three hours later, and at night, too. It is best to do this with a small bottle with a pacifier.
To the joy of the owners, kittens grow very fast. What to feed them when they grow up a little? Within a month the kitten will be able to normally digest meat, but for this it is better to choose the lightest, dietary varieties. From the crushed raw or boiled meat roll a ball, no larger than a pea, and put in the baby's mouth.
When he rasprobuet new food, you can gradually introduce chicken or fish puree with a decoction of rice, as well as lean beef, finely chopped. Without dairy products a kitten can not do, but it is better to give preference to low-fat cottage cheese. From the eighth week of the baby can be transferred to feed for kittens.
A newborn kitten weighs about 120 grams. Every seven days, his weight will increase by about 100 grams. If the weight is poorly typed, you need to contact the veterinarian.
Often small kittens get into our house. What to feed them so as not to harm their health? If your baby is only three or four weeks old, then he needs milk mixtures (special vitamin preparations for kittens can be bought at a pet store). Twice in seven to ten days the kitten should receive egg yolk. It can be mixed with cottage cheese or milk.
Raw meat can be given to an animal from the age of three months. Gradually introduce low-fat and faint cheese into the baby's diet. Accustom from an early age kitten to vegetables and never give him food from your table. For him it's poison!
Quite often owners of thoroughbred animals are interested in how to feed a baby. The most common question is: "What to feed a lop-eared kitten?" To the owners of this charming creature it seems that the exotic appearance suggests some incredible delights in the diet. In fact, everything is much simpler - the diet and its regime are no different from these indicators of conventional fuzzy.
It is quite troublesome when there are small kittens in the house. What to feed them, you already know, so you can grow a healthy and strong cat, full of energy and energy. A little patience - and you will succeed!