Specialises in Cat Behaviour & Training, Health & Wellness and Pet Care Services                                     0403 939 202 enquiries@petnurture.com.au

If puppies can attend school, why should kittens miss out on all the fun?!

An early socialisation program for you and your kitten is essential. Well-adapted, confident cats are less fearful of novel situations and less likely to display inappropriate behaviours.


Topics covered include:

  • Socialisation to people, kids and proper cat handling
  • Understanding your kitten and cat’s body language
  • Cat / Dog / Children Introductions
  • How to design an enriched environment for cats
  • How to prevent problem behaviour in kittens
  • Importance of scratching and appropriate scratching surfaces
  • Litterbox training and management
  • Fear Free health care: nail trimming, grooming, teeth brushing, pilling and weight checks
  • Carrier training and car travel
  • Species-appropriate diet and creative feeding
  • Introduction to harness and leash training
  • Introduction to Clicker and Target training
  • Stress-free veterinary visits and much more


  • Kittens must be vet checked before enrolment
  • We will accept only kittens 6 to 18 weeks of age
  • 4-6 kittens per class
  • Kittens must have their first vaccination before enrolment (ideally tested with a negative result for FeLV/FIV test)
  • Kittens should be de-wormed and flea-treated seven days prior
  • Bring kittens in a pet carrier!

Class Schedule and Location

  • Four weeks course
  • One and a half hour class
  • Saturday morning or afternoon
  • Location to be confirmed
  • Course fee TBC


Please send all queries to Enquiries@petnurture.com.au

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