Cruelty to Cats: October 2008 Archives
One of the questions we get asked a lot from our readers is, "Where are the best places to buy kittens?" There are number of good places to purchase a kitten or an older cat:
Visit your local shelter; you may or may not be surprised to know that some of the best cats are adopted from the local shelter.
Getting your kitten from a responsible source like a reputable breeder is always a great choice.
Kittens from friends or family is always a great choice. Knowing the people and where the kitten comes from is a huge bonus.
Some of the worst places to buy kittens are as follows:
Cats aren't commodities and they're not interchangeable. Make the right choice and purchase from only reputable sources. It's always amazing to me that people don't research a being that is going to be part of their family for likely ten years or more. My best advice to you would be to ask lots of questions and be a skeptical buyer.
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