2-4 months

Intense growth period

The kitten starts to understand its place in the world and develops behaviours that will stay with them for life.
British Shorthair kitten standing in black and white on a white background
Adult cat sitting down drinking from a white bowl.

Kitten nutrition explained

Kitten Sacred Birman sitting indoors eating from a white bowl.

How much to feed a kitten

Tailored nutrition for your kitten

Nutritional formulas that help to build your kitten's natural defences, support healthy growth, and aid in digestive system development.

Kitten products
Royal Canin Kitten Dry and Wet Food

4-8 weeks

Weaning period

Kittens’ physical development speeds up and the weaning process begins. This a vital stage for learning from their mother and siblings.

Previous stage
Maine Coon kitten sitting in black and white on a white background

4 months +

Sustained growth period

Adulthood approaches, and the kitten gradually reaches full physical maturity.

Next stage
Somali adult lying down in black and white on a white background