Let me give you a detail tour of the breeding
cat-fancy, queening means giving birth. The mother cat is called queen
or dam and the group of kittens or kitten she gave birth to at that
time is called litter.
There are more terms that you need to
know to help you further understand what the heck the other breeders
are talking about. To be a responsible breeder, you have to equip
yourself with knowledge especially regarding th health of your cats.
What to watch out for and what to do when problem arises. Observation
very important to the success of your breeding program and the welfare
of your cats.
Becoming a breeder involves a lot of decision
making. One of the most important decisions you will have to make is to
choose your first brood queen. This is very important because she will
be your first experience and if anything were to go wrong, it will
impact you as a breeder very deeply. So here's a little guide for you
to make that important decision.
To Buy Your First Breeding Female
For many smaller breeders the female cat is not only a breeding
but a personal one. Here's a guide to choose your first breeding kitten.
Learn about feline reproductive cycle, also known as the feline estrous
cycle. Watch out for your cat's signs if she is in heat so you can
prevent unwanted pregnancy.
What to do when your female starts calling and you are not ready to
breed her? or she is not old enough to bred yet? here are a few tips
and tricks managing fertility of your female cat(s).
Find out whether your cat is expecting and how long feline pregnancy
Supplies and Equipment
Lists of birthing supplies you have to prepare before your cat give
birth and why you might need them.
Prepare For Labor
What to do and what to expect during cat labor. A little knowledge may
help you a long way!
And Related Problems
If you breastfeed your children then you might be familiar with
mastitis. It is an infection caused by an overproduction of milk. Read
more for how it can be overcome and other related problems.
A female cat who comes in heat but is not bred are at risk from
What is it and how you can prevent it.
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