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The boys have their predator pants on this morning #kittenfightclub
Play fighting is normal kitten behaviour, and it's very important for their healthy development. Play fighting is instinctual behaviour, used to hone their hunting and survival skills. They also learn social cues and cat communication when play fighting. It's how kittens burn off excess energy.
Often kittens who grow up without siblings will have behavioural problems due to a lack of play fighting, as they have not learned the cues of when they're being too rough. If you have an orphan kitten you can teach them by play fighting with a stuffed toy (not your hand), and make a sharp noise to let them know when they're being too rough or going too far.
Another reason why adopting two kittens together is such a good idea
Proud foster mom moment All the babies eating solid food on their own. Only Caty needed a little encouragement to get started today.
I only give a small teaspoon at a time for the little ones. Canned food is very rich, and you can expect some diarrhea when they first transition from nursing. I put Fortiflora probiotics in the food to help with digestion (thanks to YOU for sending me this from my wish list ). This supplement really helps firm up their