i need helpwith a newborn kitten i found behind my house
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Posted 7/22/13
i came home to find a kitten in my back yard and have decided to take care of it but im at a loss ive already started bottle feeding but its eyes havent opened yet. yesterday it started not wanting to eat and now its stomach is getting al fat and she has a poop stuck and it wont come out please help i know this is not my place to ask on an anime sight but i really dont want her to die.
Posted 7/22/13
call the Pdsa or something
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Posted 7/22/13 , edited 7/22/13
Call a vet, or a local animal rescue center if you have one of those

If the eyes havent opened yet it cant be more than 4 weeks old or younger. There should also be tons of advice on how to handle a kitten like that on google, also on bottle feeding or feeding it in general
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Did you feed it regular milk? You have to use a special formula, as they dont process cows milk so well. The best thing to do would be to ask around and see if theres a nursing moma cat around to foster it, since it'd also get the immunities that wouldn't be present in formula. As for the constipation you can try to wet a cloth with warm water and rub its genital area, which is what mother cats do to encourage their kittens to go. If that doesnt work itl need an enema, so youl have to take it to the vet, shouldn't be too pricey though. I'd guess that engorged stomach is from the backup, but could also be worms, which is also not too pricy to deal with that young, its probably less than two weeks.
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Posted 7/22/13


Hey there.
Just so you know this is actually a personal help thread, and a pretty serious one at that.
The answers you're looking for, I'd recommend calling a vet for, I use to be a small animal care specialist, and I wouldn't even feel comfortable giving you advice on a forum when I can't see the animal. Being wrong could be a HUGE mistake.
I'd recommend bringing it into a vet to have it checked though ^_^
Anyways, as with all personal threads, I have to close this one.
Make sure you take good care of that kitten :)

~Miki
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