Kitty Shopping Checklist!


1. Litter Box (1 per floor – no door/electronic)

2. Litter (Fresh Step non clumping or Fresh Step Multi Cat Clumping – Worlds Best is NOT BEST!)

3. Food

If Kitten…

  • Canned food (kitten Iams, Royal Canin, Science Diet, Fancy Feast) ½ small can 2x per day.
  • Dry food (kitten Royal Canin, Science Diet, Iams, Purina Kitten Chow) ¼ cup 2x per day.

If Adult Cat…

  • Canned food (chicken Science Diet, Royal Canin, Friskies ) ½ – full big can 2x per day.
  • Dry food (Royal Canin, Science Diet, Iams, Pro Plan) 1/3cup 2x per day unless overweight.

4. Cat Carrier (assume cat will be big cat) – hard plastic top and side loading is always great.

5. Toys – crinkle balls, wand toys, laser pointer, fuzzy balls, Bamboozler Zoinks cat wand, ball spinners, catnip toys.

6. Cat Scratch post/pad – Trees, Trees with balls, TurboScratcher, Catnip to rub on those, cardboard scratcher.

7. Cat Tree – for climbing, scratching, napping (rub with catnip).

8. Cat Bed – box with towel works but… heated beds nice for winter, round donut beds or cube beds.

9. Treats – All natural treats, Temptations (in moderation), little pieces of cooked chicken/fish/beef etc.

10. Grooming (Brush, Flea Comb, Dawn Dishwashing Detergent for bath if needed).

Discounts Galore!

Petco has a coupon – you get one coupon book per kitty adopted.

Petsmart offers MANY coupons off a variety of items – you also get one coupon book per kitty adopted.

Pet Valu offers coupon book, free bag cat food and 10-20% all starter cat needs depending on the store.

Marshalls, Homegoods, TJ Maxx, Sierra Trading have amazing toys beds etc… for kitties – PetStages brand is excellent especially for kittens.

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