6 | Kitten Sampler
Satisfy your craving for a cuddly feline companion with one of these 15 breeds.
By Stacy N. Hackett
30 | Why a Pedigreed Kitten?
Predictability and health guarantees make purebreds attractive options.
By Kim Campbell Thornton
36 | Your Breed Guide
38 | One Big Happy Family
If you already have resident pets, here’s how to introduce a new kitten to the menagerie.
By Wendy Bedwell-Wilson
44 | Bonding Time
Plenty of love and playtime will create a strong positive relationship between you and your kitten.
By Debbie Swanson
50 | Health Basics
Take good care of your kitten to help ensure a healthy adulthood.
By Diana Laverdure
56 | Guide to the Well-Fed Kitten
Give your new friend a good start with a healthy diet that meets cats’ special needs.
By Janiss Garza
62 | Adoption Options
Know the different requirements and benefits of acquiring a kitten from a public shelter or private rescue.
By Dusty Rainbolt
70 | The Power of a Simple Click
Clicker training can reduce your kitten’s stress and build a stronger bond between you.
By Marilyn Krieger
74 | Solve Litterbox Problems
Cats are particular about their bathrooms, so find out what could be wrong if yours is going outside the box.
By Susan Logan
80 | Pretty as Can Be
Maintain your kitten’s good health and looks by establishing a grooming regimen.
By Tiffany Lin
86 | Could Your Kitten Be a Star?
Find out what it takes to break into showbiz.
By Sandy Robins
92 | Naughty No More
Book excerpt: Dangerous Door Darting
By Marilyn Krieger
102 | Buyer’s Guide
These 24 products can help ease your kitten’s transition to his new home.
108 | 2011 Photo Contest Winners
114 | Breed Rescue Groups
Resources for adopting a rescued purebred cat.
118 | Kitty Directory
If you need information, you’ll find it here.
176 | End Note
||126 | Shopper|
126, 162 | Index of Advertisers
127 | Yearbook
129 | Gallery of Breeds
164 | Breeder Directory
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