Why Do Mother Cats Abandon Their Kittens?

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Mother cats may abandon their kittens because they believe the kittens are sick and will die. They may also abandon their kittens if they believe they can't take care of them. Sometimes a mother cat will choose her pick of the litter. She will then care for that kitten and abandon the other kittens. Finally, a mother cat may abandon her kittens if she becomes hurt and is unable to get back to them. A human can try to raise orphaned kittens by feeding it with a pet nursing bottle or dropper.
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Like any babies, kittens are vulnerable to infection and have weak immune systems. If a mother cat senses that one of her kittens is afflicted by a viral or bacterial illness, she
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In some cases the mother cat knows the kitten is dying, such as the runt of the litter, and she abandons it to give her other kittens a better chance of survival. Another reason a
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well mother cats start to wean their kittens away after the playful stage and when they start to grow bigger in size. When they begin to eat hard food and can hunt and climb trees
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Mother cats will not abandon their kittens in homes. They can live together for
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