Orphaned Kitten Care

What is orphaned kitten care?

Orphaned kitten care is the process of providing food, warmth, stimulation, and socialization to kittens that have lost their mother.

Kitten care important?

Orphaned kittens need special care in order to survive and thrive. Without proper care, they can become ill or even die.

How to feed 

Orphaned kittens need to be fed kitten formula every 2-3 hours. The formula should be warmed to body temperature.

How to warm 

Orphaned kittens need to be kept warm. You can use a heating pad or hot water bottle wrapped in a towel.

How to stimulate 

Orphaned kittens need to be stimulated to urinate and defecate. You can do this by gently rubbing their abdomen.

How to socialize

Orphaned kittens need to be socialized in order to develop normal behavior. You can do this by exposing them to people and other animals.

kitten to the vet

If you are caring for an orphaned kitten, it is important to take them to the vet for a checkup.

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