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Who can resist the charm of a kitten, those energetic, curious creatures whose cuteness factors fall somewhere between adorable and irresistible? But as animal shelters across the country can attest, those enchanting balls of fluff quickly matureMoreWho can resist the charm of a kitten, those energetic, curious creatures whose cuteness factors fall somewhere between adorable and irresistible? But as animal shelters across the country can attest, those enchanting balls of fluff quickly mature into full-grown cats with their own requirements for healthy, happy lives.Kittens For Dummies is your source for understanding what you can expect if you decide to welcome a high energy and high maintenance four-legged friend into your home. Youll not only figure out if youre ready to fit a kitty into your lifestyle, but also how to go aboutAdopting or buying the right kitten for youMaking sure your home is kitten-proofIntroducing your new pet to children and other petsPreventing and treating feline illnessesDealing with behavioral issuesRescuing an orphaned kittenBooks abound about kitten care. Unlike many of them – those that seem to require a veterinary medicine degree to figure out – Kittens For Dummies explains everything in plain, everyday English. And like the subject itself, this handy reference is full of fun. In entertaining, informative language, the friendly guide gives you the real deal onDoling out plenty of love, attention, and patienceDeciding whether kitty will be allowed to explore the outdoorsMaking your kitten comfy with the right supplies and accessoriesKnowing how often to ring the dinner bellRecognizing emergencies that call for quick trips to the veterinarianLocating qualified caretakers when you travelNurturing kitty into adulthoodBefore you take the giant leap into kitten ownership – a wonderful and sometimes chaotic world – check out the expert advice in a resource thats bound to become as constant a companion as your purr-fect pet.