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New Cat Supplies Checklist

Congratulations on adopting your new family member! Take a moment to make sure you have all the necessities—your cat will thank you for it! (Most items are available at the spcaLA Marketplace)

  • ID tag & breakaway collar
  • Cat food
  • Pet bowls (2)
  • Litter box (rule of thumb: one for each cat, plus one)
  • Litter & pooper scooper
  • Toys
  • Treats
  • Scratching post
  • Flea treatment
  • Cat carrier (for vet trips/emergencies)
  • Grooming
  • Plan for veterinary care

spcaLA is here to help! Ask your adoption counselor or one of our marketplace representatives for tips about the best food, toys, treats, flea treatment, and other items for your new cat.

If you have questions about your new pet, feel free to call:

South Bay Pet Adoption Center
(310) 676-1149

P.D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village & Education Center
(562) 216-2542

Pet Adoption Center
(323) 730-5302

Marketplace in Long Beach
(562) 206-1376

Please note, articles in the Animal Resource Library are for reference only, and are not meant to diagnose or treat any medical or behavioral issues your pet may be experiencing.