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When bringing a new loveable kitty into your life, you want to be sure you have all the knowledge and skills to handle anything your new pet throws at you. This course offers everything you need to know about cat and kitten care, and how to ensure your furball has the best quality of life.

Different cat breeds have their own distinct characters and personalities. This course can help you choose the right cat for your lifestyle and better understand their needs and moods. Learn how to keep your cat healthy with mental simulation and exercise, preventative healthcare measures, and dietary needs. Cats love to groom themselves, but you’ll get advice on how to groom your cat when they need help. 

Whether you’re struggling with litter training or cat behavior, this course will help cat parents understand their pets better and learn the best way to handle and enjoy living with these beautiful animals.

Requisitos

Holly and Hugo courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

Lecciones

Glosario del curso

Module 1: Choosing Your Cat
  • 1.1 Shelter vs Purebred
  • 1.2 Adult vs kitten
  • 1.3 Indoor vs outdoor
  • 1.4 Choosing the kitten / cat
  • 1.5 Making friends
  • 1.6 Finding a cat-friendly vet
Module 2: The Healthy Cat
  • 2.1 What makes a healthy cat?
  • 2.2 Preventative healthcare
  • 2.3 Mental stimulation
  • 2.4 Express Natural Behaviors
Module 3: Grooming
  • 3.1 Normal grooming behavior
  • 3.2 Over grooming behavior
  • 3.3 Caring for your Cat’s Coat
  • 3.4 Clipping claws
  • 3.5 Bathing
Module 4: Feeding
  • 4.1 Meat Eating
  • 4.2 Birth to Leaving home
  • 4.3 Hunting behavior
  • 4.4 Feeding preferences
  • 4.5 Obesity and diets
Module 5: Litter Box Matters
  • 5.1 Nature Calls
  • 5.2 Litter Box Success
  • 5.3 Litter Training Troubles
Module 6: Cat Communication
  • 6.1 Cat Chat: Vocal Communication
  • 6.2 Body Language
  • 6.3 Scent-sational: Smell and Communication
Module 7: Cat Behavior
  • 7.1 Play and learning
  • 7.2 Senses
  • 7.3 Society
  • 7.4 Aggression
  • 7.5 Mating

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¿Para quién es este curso?

  • Anyone who is considering getting a cat or kitten and wants to understand what being a cat guardian entails.
  • Any pet parent who wants to learn more about their cat’s behavior and needs, so they can be confident they’re providing the right care.
  • Anyone who works with animals and wants to build up a better working relationship with their four-legged clients.
  • Anyone who runs a pet-related business or cat-sitting service and wants to provide a better service for clients so they can have confidence their pets are in capable hands.

    Certificados

    You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from HH.

    Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.

    All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org). When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.

      Creator

      Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS

      Expertise: Health, Veterinary

      Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS, is a veterinarian with 27 years' experience in companion animal practice. As a child, Pippa was pony-mad and can't remember a time when she didn't want to be a vet. She started volunteering at her local clinic at the age of 14, and it was a dream come true when she was accepted for vet school. She graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK. Her knowledge and dedication has helped transform the lives of thousands of students and pets from around the world.

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      Essential Cat & Kitten Care

      2632 estudiantes. Acreditación ICOES. Certificación CPD.

      2632 estudiantes. 
      Acreditación ICOES.
      Certificación CPD.

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      Sobre el curso

      When bringing a new loveable kitty into your life, you want to be sure you have all the knowledge and skills to handle anything your new pet throws at you. This course offers everything you need to know about cat and kitten care, and how to ensure your furball has the best quality of life.

      Different cat breeds have their own distinct characters and personalities. This course can help you choose the right cat for your lifestyle and better understand their needs and moods. Learn how to keep your cat healthy with mental simulation and exercise, preventative healthcare measures, and dietary needs. Cats love to groom themselves, but you’ll get advice on how to groom your cat when they need help. 

      Whether you’re struggling with litter training or cat behavior, this course will help cat parents understand their pets better and learn the best way to handle and enjoy living with these beautiful animals.

      Requisitos

      Holly and Hugo courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

      Lecciones

      Glosario del curso

      Module 1: Choosing Your Cat
      • 1.1 Shelter vs Purebred
      • 1.2 Adult vs kitten
      • 1.3 Indoor vs outdoor
      • 1.4 Choosing the kitten / cat
      • 1.5 Making friends
      • 1.6 Finding a cat-friendly vet
      Module 2: The Healthy Cat
      • 2.1 What makes a healthy cat?
      • 2.2 Preventative healthcare
      • 2.3 Mental stimulation
      • 2.4 Express Natural Behaviors
      Module 3: Grooming
      • 3.1 Normal grooming behavior
      • 3.2 Over grooming behavior
      • 3.3 Caring for your Cat’s Coat
      • 3.4 Clipping claws
      • 3.5 Bathing
      Module 4: Feeding
      • 4.1 Meat Eating
      • 4.2 Birth to Leaving home
      • 4.3 Hunting behavior
      • 4.4 Feeding preferences
      • 4.5 Obesity and diets
      Module 5: Litter Box Matters
      • 5.1 Nature Calls
      • 5.2 Litter Box Success
      • 5.3 Litter Training Troubles
      Module 6: Cat Communication
      • 6.1 Cat Chat: Vocal Communication
      • 6.2 Body Language
      • 6.3 Scent-sational: Smell and Communication
      Module 7: Cat Behavior
      • 7.1 Play and learning
      • 7.2 Senses
      • 7.3 Society
      • 7.4 Aggression
      • 7.5 Mating

      Carrera

      ¿Para quién es este curso?

      • Anyone who is considering getting a cat or kitten and wants to understand what being a cat guardian entails.
      • Any pet parent who wants to learn more about their cat’s behavior and needs, so they can be confident they’re providing the right care.
      • Anyone who works with animals and wants to build up a better working relationship with their four-legged clients.
      • Anyone who runs a pet-related business or cat-sitting service and wants to provide a better service for clients so they can have confidence their pets are in capable hands.

        Certificados

        You will be required to complete each lesson in full, and answer exams at the end of each course module. If your pass rate exceeds 55% on each exam then you will receive a certificate of completion, to recognize your achievement. You can immediately download your PDF course certificate from HH.

        Most of our courses will earn you credits through Continuing Education (CE) / Continuing Professional Development (CPD). CE/CPD points are accepted and recognized by professional member bodies and academic institutions across the US and internationally.

        All courses are accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards (www.icoes.org). When successfully completing a course, students can choose to purchase an ICOES certificate that recognizes the achievement, from this third-party institution.

          Creator

          Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS

          Expertise: Health, Veterinary

          Dr Pippa Elliott, BVMS MRCVS, is a veterinarian with 27 years' experience in companion animal practice. As a child, Pippa was pony-mad and can't remember a time when she didn't want to be a vet. She started volunteering at her local clinic at the age of 14, and it was a dream come true when she was accepted for vet school. She graduated from the University of Glasgow, UK. Her knowledge and dedication has helped transform the lives of thousands of students and pets from around the world.