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Can kittens nurse after mom is spayed?

Can kittens nurse after mom is spayed?

Yes. Mother cats continue to produce milk even after being spayed. The typical recovery time for spay surgery is between 12 and 24 hours. The mother cat should be returned to her nursing kittens as soon as possible, which your veterinarian can help you determine.

Can I Leave My Kitten Alone after being spayed?

The vast majority of cats just want to be in familiar surroundings and sleep immediately after surgery. It might be wise to be around the first day she comes home. But, after that, as long as she has food, water, a litter tray, and comfy place to snooze, she will be fine home alone.

How soon after a cat has kittens can she be fixed?

When to Spay After Mama cat delivers her kittens, wait between five and six weeks, when the kittens are pretty much weaned, before bringing her in for spaying. Don’t let her have any contact with tomcats during this time because she could get pregnant again.

How old are my kittens when they get spayed?

Kitten care after spay/neuter – cat HATES the cone. I am just looking to get a sanity check here. I have two kittens, 4.5 months old, that just got spayed/neutered yesterday.

What should I do if my cat is spayed or neutered?

Spay and neuter surgeries are routine operations, but they’re still surgeries. If you’re worried about how to care for your cat after it’s been spayed (female cats) or neutered (male cats), you’ve come to the right place. There are several things you can do to help your cat recover from its operation and get back to its healthy, happy feline self.

Is it dangerous for a kitten to have a spay?

Safety. The ASPCA says the spay surgery is no more painful or dangerous for kittens than adult cats. If a cat is elderly, veterinarian consultations beforehand are recommended for safety purposes. If your cute kitty is on the older side — say more than 5 years — check with your vet before scheduling anything.

Is it normal for female cats to feel woozy after spaying?

Cats may feel a little woozy, post-surgery. The spaying of female cats is a normal and routine surgical procedure at veterinary clinics and animal hospitals everywhere.