How to Be a Surrogate Cat Mother: The Symptoms of Poor Kitten Health
Kitten health is particularly fragile during the early weeks of their lives. Many of the symptoms are subtle and easy to overlook, but their immune systems are delicate and a minor illness can easily grow into something much worse. In order to ensure that that does not happen and the health of your newborn kittens is protected, there are a number of symptoms that accompany various common kitten diseases that you will need to watch out for. This article outlines some of the most important.
It is very easy for newborn kittens to become infected with roundworms. Roundworms are spread by ingesting the eggs, which could be shed from another cat, passed on through the mother’s milk, or even in the litter box. Diarrhea is one of the primary symptoms of roundworms. Vomiting, and having a pot belly are also very common symptoms, as is a