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Playtime Tips for Kittens and Kids

Kittens love to play

When it comes to playtime, both kittens and young children are energetic, inquisitive explorers. It’s wonderful for children to grow up with animal companions as part of their family, and as they build a relationship, your kitten will enjoy plenty of fun and games with your kids.

As a parent, it’s important to show your children how to treat a new kitten gently and respectfully. Here are some tips to help you do that.

Introducing a new kitten to your children

Make a calm, gentle introduction between your kitten and your children, so they can develop a trusting relationship.

Tips for building up trust

Kittens and kids can be great friends

It's not surprising that children simply adore kittens. But building a bond takes time and trust. Teach your children how to care for this new member of the family; that includes how to interact with them and when to give them space.