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Protect your kitten by vaccinating him from time to time

Having a kitten at home is entertaining in itself, not only he becomes a part of your family within the short span of time as soon as he enters in your house, but also you cannot a separation from him even for a minute. Whether you are dinning, going out for walk, you will find your beloved kitten following you everywhere you go. In-fact even if you have a personal gym at home, you will notice your little kitten even trying his hands on the equipments that you use for keeping your body, moreover if he is not able to carry those item he will start posing like you in front of you, which will keep you laughing for long hours.

I am sure after reading the above stuff you will definitely wish to bring a kitten to your home as a pet. But, having a pet at home isn’t the matter of always doing fun with him it also becomes your responsibility to look towards his health to not only protect him from various diseases but also the health of your family members.

Kitten Vaccinations

This might be surprising for you, but as immune system of newly born babies in human beings is not so powerful and they can easily get infected from severe diseases similarly the kitten at your home might also get infected from different diseases. And therefore as you get your kids vaccinated from time to time, similarly with the help of kitten vaccinations you can protect your kitten from different diseases like calcivirus, Chlamydia, rabies, Feline Leukemia, Feline Heartworm disease, Feline Viral Rhinotracheities etc. The regular vaccinations from time to time will help your kitten to enjoy a healthy life till the end of his life.

There are some factors which you should know about vaccinations of your kitten:

1. As first milk of mother is beneficial for the health of your child, so is in cats. If the mother of the kitten had been vaccinated then the chances of your kitten getting infected from any kind of diseases are very less. But, as you are unaware about the fact, it would be better to collect the information about it from the person from who you have purchased the kitten.

2. The immune system of kittens is very weak until they are 16 weeks old and therefore it becomes imperative for you to keep the properly vaccinated with energy enhancing vaccinations strictly according to vaccination chart determined for them.

3. Anyhow, if the kitten has never been vaccinated till the age of 16 weeks, then it will be better to offer his extra dose, before he is given the vaccinations that are determined for adults.

4. Vaccinating kitten doesn’t mean that you get them vaccinated, even when they are not in good health. Before vaccination make sure that your kitten is in good health.

Why it is necessary to vaccinate kitten at home?

The love of people with their pet cannot be explained in words nor there is any standard to measure its range. The families which have pets at home, in those families the position of pet is not less than a family member, especially kid are immensely attached with their pets that they even prefer to enjoy their meals in same plate with their pet.  But, doing this sometimes might be dangerous to health for your family especially for kids and result in emergence of fatal diseases.

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To get rid of this problem it is indispensable for you to get your pets vaccinated at regular intervals, as you do for your newly born kids. If you have a kitten as pet at your home, it would be better to understand the whole chart and process of kitten vaccinations to protect them and your family the infectious bacteria of their body. The most common diseases which might affect your kitten in absence of proper vaccination are referred below:

1.    Calicivirus;
2.    Rabies;
3.    Feline Heartworm Disease;
4.    Feline Viral Rhinotracheities (FVR);
5.    Panleukopenia; and
6.    Chlamydia.

Now the question arises that at which age the kittens should be vaccinated and how the whole process should go on. An answer to  first question that is the age of vaccinating kittens is between four and twenty weeks, however, as the general practice the process of vaccinating should begin when the age of your kitten is between six and eight weeks and should continue at regular interval during every three to four weeks. As a general practice the process of vaccination continues till your kitten’s age is between fourteen and sixteen years. This series of regular vaccination is helpful in protecting your kitten from diseases like Feline Panleukopen and respiratory problems.

Moving towards another question, i.e, how the kittens should be vaccinated. In earlier days normally the kittens were vaccinated by injection. But, in current scenario as an impact of technical developments, vaccination through injection has completely eliminated and now vaccination is done via nostrils. It is believed that going through the research in this field, we will see more advanced version of kitten vaccinations in coming future.

Anyhow if you have brought a kitten from the streets, it becomes mandatory for you to get him vaccinated immediately before he gets closer to your children. Because, chances of such kittens suffering from serious diseases are more as compared to kittens at home.

Keep the memories of your beloved cat alive after Cremation

It is said that men is an emotional animal, comparison of men with an animal might not be liked by most of the people but it is a bitter truth that there are lots of similarities between both these segments. Although animals too have emotions especially towards their masters, but as compared to men their emotions are temporary as they forget every incident in the short span of time, whereas it takes long time for a person to forget any incident that has affected his life to huge extent.

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From the years animals are tamed by human beings, especially dogs and cats are among the common animals that almost liked by every family and the families in which they are tamed they are regarded as a part of family by member in family and nobody can even dream for getting separated from them. But death is a bitter truth of life for both men and animals and separation from pets is one of the painful moments for every family. This pain can be understood by them who have some pet at their home.

If you have a cat at home and has passed the moment is of-course an aching moment for your whole family, but on the other side you have also to make arrangements for cremation of your beloved cat. There are different ways by which people try to keep the memory of cat alive in their minds after cremating their cat. Some of the ways which are helpful in meeting their objective after cat cremation are referred below:

1. Collecting ashes in urn: If you have your own home then you can bury your cat at the backyard of your home, but in case if you reside in some rental house it would not be possible for you to do so. At that time it would be better to collect the ashes of your cat in some small container and keep it with yourself for long time.

2. Developing a statue of cat: It is also one of the possible ways to keep the memory of your car alive in your mind for long time. Although doing this might be quite expensive for you, but doing this will be a true honor to your cat.

3. Organizing special prayer on date of her death: As you organize special prayers on death anniversary of your dear ones, similarly you can organize special prayer for your cat to let her soul rest in peace.