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Are there specific foods for teacup kittens?

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There are no specific foods made, or needed, for teacup kittens. Teacup and standard-sized kittens have the same nutritional requirements. However, wet kitten food is preferred over dry food for teacup kittens.

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Are there specific foods for teacup kittens?
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Teacup kittens come from the selective breeding of the smallest individual kittens found in a standard cat breed or breeds. The kittens need a high-quality kitten food until they are a year old. However, since they may have smaller teeth, throats and intestines than an average kitten, it is recommended that they be fed a ground wet food to make sure they do not struggle chewing, swallowing or digesting their food.

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