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Kitten Progression: At-a-Glance
The kittens are pretty self-sufficient at this point, though Callie, Penguin, and Ruby still get comfort from mom.
As part of socialization, the kittens are being introduced to different parts of the house, different objects, different pets and people, and different experiences—all to help them adjust to new situations.
The kittens have been introduced to scratching posts and had their claws trimmed for the first time. Training the kittens to understand these routines helps prepare them for their new homes.
Almost fully weaned from mom, the kittens are growing up! These little girls are hitting their stride and becoming independent.
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