mothering

Why do mother cats sometimes eat their own kittens?

There are several possible reasons why a mother cat might eat her newborn kitten. I cover the reasons on this…

1 month ago

Why is my cat breastfeeding my other cat’s kittens and why is their mother allowing it?

This is something that happens quite a lot. Mother cats who are related frequently share nursing the young of their…

3 months ago

Mother cat fails to get good scruff of the neck bite on her kitten in tree rescue

This calico (tortie-and-white) mother cat, watched by her owner (a bit irritating), tries to rescue her kitten from a tree…

5 months ago

Terminal grandpa feral cat mentors orphaned domestic kittens and enjoys life in the process

I don't need words for this one. It is all in the video. It's nice to see this grumpy, geriatric…

7 months ago

Dalmatian nurses Savannah cat – not freaky

A "freaky habit" of Savannah cat suckling on Dalmatian's teats is normal under these circumstances... The video shows a tabby…

7 months ago

Mother carrying kitten by scruff (clear cute version)

This is a very short, repetitive (apologies), video (actually an animated .gif) of a mother carrying her kitten by the…

7 months ago

Why do cats move their kittens?

Mother moves her kittens to a new nest. Why? It usually happens when the kittens are between 30 and 40…

1 year ago

How do cats wean their kittens?

The mother starts the weaning process about four weeks after birth. She makes suckling more difficult. She does this by…

2 years ago

Pit bull covered in scars has fostered more than 20 kittens

Who would have thought a stray pit bull covered in scars would make a good foster mom to 20 kittens.…

2 years ago

Mother cat was trying to get inside clinic where her babies were

Forgive me for taking the easy option and presenting an embedded video with an advert at the beginning. It does,…

4 years ago