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    Kittens For Sale: How To Choose

    Articlegeneral cat adviceThursday 07 April 2011

    Buying kittens for sale can be an excellent process for the entire family and a kitten will turn into a lifelong companion and friend. Kittens however can easily live for 15+ years which is a big commitment so it is vital that you buy the correct kittens for sale for you and your family. To find out more about how to choose a kitten, read on.


    Choosing the Perfect Kitten


    • Before you buy a kitten you need to make some decisions about your circumstances and desires to ensure that you buy kittens for sale that are right for you. For instance, some kittens are perfectly happy to spend all of their day inside the house lazing while other kittens for sale will need space to be able to roam around.


    • Temperament is also an important consideration that you need to pay attention to. For instance, if you are buying kittens for sale to live in a family home with children, you need to buy a kitten breed that has a friendly and laid back temperament. Some kittens will happily put up with the type of attention and treatment they receive from (especially young) children while others may react badly. For instance, cats like the British Shorthair are very laid back and friendly.


    • You also need to figure out how much time you have to spend with a kitten. All kittens for sale need certain amounts of care but some kittens require considerably more than others by means of grooming and health care. Persian cats require a lot in the way of grooming and may not be best suited to owners that don’t have time to do this. Persian cats are however very suited to living in apartments.


    • It is also worth noting that kittens with longer hair can be more prone to causing sneezing and other allergic reactions in humans so if this is the case, it may be best to look for kittens for sale that are shorthaired such as the British Shorthair or the Siamese


    • When you are buying kittens for sale, make sure you buy kittens from reputable breeders as you will be able to ensure the kittens come from good stock and have been raised correctly. Our guide to Buying Kittens For Sale From Breeders may be helpful.


    You can search for a wide range of kittens for sale from breeders here on Kitten Ads.

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