- Feb 5, 2020
- Jan 13, 2020
the Postnatal period at a cat is not less important, than incubation of kittens and childbirth, and is not so burdensome if everything passed without complications.
The main thing to show attentiveness and to bear responsibility not only for the adult alumna, but also for newborn babies — and also to know about features of the organization of care of a cat in the first days after the okot.
The careful owner of an animal has to prepare in advance the convenient location where the cat quietly could be delivered. for this purpose is necessary:
As the alumna will take care of posterity, depends on its character.
One can quietly leave on the affairs, another will persist, seeking to protect cubs, and at the same time to hiss on all who will approach them. Such careful mummy it is necessary to show the door sometimes to make cleaning in a nest.
After the delivery during the first two days the cat can not touch food at all, only to drink water as it could be sated with the afterbirths.
In the first week after the okot to give to the alumna easily acquired food in the small portions of 5−6 times a day.
the Best option — liquid food (vegetable and fish broths, porridges of liquid consistence, milk). Gradually to increase volume, adding other products — meat, vegetables, vitamin fertilizing. To usual food to bring 2−3 drops of cod-liver oil, bone meal which contains phosphates and calcium and it is obligatory to provide with clear water.
If the alumna uses a special forage , then it has to be quality with designation "for the feeding cats". In this case additional vitamins can be not given. For 2−3 week it is possible to feed already three times a day.
It is necessary to watch the state of health of an animal. First of all needs to examine chest glands : they should not be vospalenno-red, cracked, painful at contact.
Such symptoms can speak about serious pathology. If in due time not to pay attention to it, kittens should be finished feeding artificially.
during feeding, after two weeks after the delivery, the alumna can have spasms . It is proved by deficiency of calcium in an organism. Can help at such state only the veterinarian who will enter to a cat special solution. The owner of the ward has to notice symptoms in time, otherwise the outcome will be very sad.
the Best prevention of such state is a balanced and various food.