How to help mothers give birth to cat
If your cat is ready maternal childbirth, these tips will help you our support to overcome the mother cat that arduous.
You will need:
- Newspaper cut into fiber.
- old blankets.
- A quiet place, privacy, warmth.
- Cat food.
- Cat toys.
- Warm water.
- Clean towel.
- Dental floss.
Step 1: Prepare a bed.
Prepare a bed for the mother cat with a lid on top. Cut a hole wide enough near the foot barrel, as the mother cat door and lined up on the floor with old newspapers cut into small fibers. Then overlaid on an old blanket.
Step 2: Find a quiet place.
Find a quiet place, in particular, and to set the bed warm for mother cats get used to it. Fully equipped with food, water, sanitation and a box of toys that cats love mom.
Introducing mother cat with its new spawning bed before they give birth. This will ensure she did not give birth to a cat on your clothes.
Step 3: Isolate the mother cat.
Mother cat isolation from other animals in the last stage of its gestation, because cats often aggressive mother. Moreover, you also want to help the mother cat relax as much as possible before birth.
Step 4: Space Cats.
To cat alone when they give birth. You can know that we are in the early stages of childbirth because then they start squirmed, cried and repeatedly tried to use the toilet box. Mother cats can stay in bed if it likes. However, if it chooses another location, you should not try to turn it off.
Step 5: Prepare relay.
When the mother cat gave birth, be prepared gloves, warm water, clean towels, dental floss and lubricants. Cats childbirth can last up to 12 hours, so make sure you have everything complete.
Step 6: No need to panic.
Do not panic if the cat lay mom cried when the first kitten. Cats also are born spaced about 30-40 minutes. Please observe remotely view everything is okay.
If the mother cat does not lick the membranes, use a clean towel to wipe the kittens, do not use sharp objects. Membranes need to be cleaned to a kitten can breathe.
Step 7: The placenta and umbilical cat.
Only when the mother cat does not bite and eat the placenta of new kittens, you should support it. Wear gloves and use a clean towel, wipe out the membranes in the opposite direction to the direction of the hair growth. If the mother cat does not bite off stump for a kitten, you force the floss around the wire, approximately 2.5 cm from the umbilical kittens and tighten the wire cut dished out fear.
No cutting or biting the umbilical cord to the mother cat is too close to the body kittens, because that can cause infection.
Step 8: Use of lubricants.
Use lubricants illuminate if the mother cat anus after more than 1 hour did not see the mother cat kittens born to add more, while still big belly. At any time prior to, during and after birth, if you recognize any strange behavior of cats show signs of illness or, contact your veterinarian immediately.
Step 9: To the mother cat as his vocation.
Let the mother cat cats child care of it as soon as the baby is born. Instinct ensure that they know how to do this new job. And if nothing unusual, you sit back and watch the little cat, lovely there.