Kitten Care Articles

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Cats that Kill Kittens
Why do cats, either male or female, sometimes kill kittens - either their own kittens...
Hand-Rearing Kittens
Information presented here has been provided by human foster mothers, veterinary staff...
Hand-Rearing Kittens: Cleft Palate
Cleft palate means that the hard and/or soft palate failed to fuse during uterine development...
Hand-Rearing Kittens: Colic
A general term for abdominal pain. Classic colic in infants is usually caused by an accumulation...
Hand-Rearing Kittens: Constipation
This is fairly common in hand reared kittens. A mother cat stimulates a kitten's anal...
Hand-Rearing Kittens: Diarrhea, Gastro-Enteritis and Enteritis
Severe Diarrhea or severe Gastro-Enteritis is a serious inflammation of the stomach and...
Hand-Rearing Kittens: Eye Problems
Kittens' eyes usually open within 1-2 weeks. Gummy eyes are most often due to infection...
Hand-Rearing Kittens: Fading Kitten Syndrome
FKS is a general term used for kittens which fade away for no apparent reason within...