No More Stillborn Kittens Know How To Care For A Pregnant Cat

Written by Marc de Jong

I named all kittens, although they were all stillborn. My pregnant cat has a bloody vaginal discharge. I had a litter of five, but only one kitten survived.

These are only a few ofrepparttar horror stories I receivedrepparttar 150645 past weeks. Cat lovers that had hoped for a healthy litter, suddenly found themselves with stillborn kittens or an ill mother cat.

Theres a lot that can go wrong when cats are pregnant or give birth, even when most cats deliver without major problems.

Amongrepparttar 150646 dozens of possible complications are infections inrepparttar 150647 womb, death ofrepparttar 150648 fetuses, spontaneous abortion, development of fetuses outsiderepparttar 150649 womb, suffocation of a kitten right after birth, kittens that get stuck inrepparttar 150650 birth canal ... its a long list.

For experienced breeders and specialized vets its easy to recognize such problems. But things are different for a regular pet lover. Many female cats have only one litter during their life.

Some people rush off torepparttar 150651 vet when their pregnant cat is only a little tired of walking around. Others wait too long because they are unaware ofrepparttar 150652 discharge from their cats vagina. Or they dont know how to cut an umbilical cord without causing a heavy bleeding.

GPS Pet Tracking

Written by Anne King

If you have a dog or cat that is an escape artist with cross-country travel on its mind, you might want to consider a GPS pet--tracking device. The same technology that enables rangers to follow tagged animals will allow an owner track straying or lost pets. You can choose either a collar design or a backpack type that works with a harness.

Before you rush out to buy a GPS pet--tracking device you need to consider a few things. Firstly, in addition torepparttar system having a GPS receiver, a transmitter is required sorepparttar 150363 animal's location can be reported. This usually means a service provider is needed.

Some pet--tracker systems are used with GSM (Global System for Mobile communication) that uses your GSM mobile phone and a SIM (Subscriber Identity Module) card for tracking. Noterepparttar 150364 SIM card provider needs to have a service inrepparttar 150365 area where you'll be usingrepparttar 150366 device.

There are various ways of accessingrepparttar 150367 information that your GPS receives. These include via home phone, Internet, and software installed on your computer. Phone access is not recommended and installed software limits your access to information. Internet access to your GPS data isrepparttar 150368 recommended way to go. You just log on, enter your password and your pet is located.

Pet finding software allows you to define your pet's boundaries and upload them to your computer. If your pet goes beyond its boundaries then an alarm will sound and you can quickly locate whererepparttar 150369 animal has gone. If you are traveling with your pet beyond its boundaries you can disablerepparttar 150370 alarm, or if you are visiting another area you can upload new boundaries. Most systems allow you have more than one area entered.

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