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two hour old kittens one crying moving around alot seems mom might not have enough milk? what to do

new born kittens how can i tell if momma has
milk


Asked by Member 1134074 on Oct 3rd 2012 Tagged nursing, milk in Food & Nutrition
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Izadore (Izzie)

Unfortunately, momma cats don't have a gauge on them that measures milk output. True cat breeders will weigh their kittens and know how much a kitten should weigh at what age. Newborn kittens do move around a cry because they're looking for mama and food. Mama will nudge them toward her nipples and make sure they're eating. If this is your cat's first litter, she may need help. To make sure the babies get everything they need and in the right amound, call your vet and ask for tips on helping to raise this new little family. You can also call a rescue or shelter for advice.


Izadore (Izzie) answered on 10/4/12. Helpful? Yes/Helpful: No 0 Report this answer