• Okay, thank you Kittyzee. Starting tomorrow, I will stick to feeding her the gruel and dry food three times a day and see how that goes. Maybe I will put some of the formula into her water dish as well.

    Next thing on the list is to get her to use the litterbox! I ordered some Dr. Elsey’s Cat Litter Attractant, so hopefully sprinkling that into…[Read more]

  • Hello all.

    I was hoping to get some advice about weaning my kitten, Echo. She is around 5 weeks old, and is shooting up in weight pretty quickly. I weighed her today after she went to the litterbox, and she was around 20oz (assuming my scale is accurate).

    Anyway, I have started the weaning process about a week ago. I first started blending small…[Read more]

  • Thank you Kittyzee! I think the four feedings idea is much better than going down to three feedings so soon.

    I have gotten her some toys, but I think she is still learning to play with them, I also have one of the wand type toys you described, but she is still a little bit scared of it. Thank you for the advice with this. I will encourage her to…[Read more]

  • Hello everyone. My name is Riley and I have recently taken in a young kitten (now ~4 weeks old) that was abandoned by her mother. For slightly over a week, I have been caring for the kitten: feeding her, taking her to the vet, giving her flea baths, and what not. I have named her Echo. She has been doing well, and the vet says shes healthy as of…[Read more]

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