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I can help with breeding cats, raising kittens, cattery management,showing cats.

Experience in the area

I have been a cat breeder for 18 years. I am a registered nurse, and taught pharmacology. I show cats in CFA. I have maintained a cattery of excellence and raise healthy well socialized kittens.

Organizations

CFA, International Havana Brown Society National Siamese Cat Club

Publications

CAT Talk

Education/Credentials

Diploma in nursing, BS in Psychology MS in Psychology.

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Recent Answers from Kathleen Hoos

2016-07-18 Pregnant mother with a kitten:

No  he needs to be taken away from her now.  she needs all of her milk for her new babies coming and he should be eating high quality kitten food.    She should be kept in a quiet room with a nest box

2016-07-18 Pregnant mother with a kitten:

I would keep mom and her current kitten indoors... please.   too dangerous outside to have babies.  She can be spayed once the kittens eat from a dish 4-5 weeks.  get the male baby neutered  when he is

2016-06-19 Pregnant cat:

That is very difficult to answer.    First of all you can feel kittens moving for at least the last 3 weeks,  their nipples are large and pink after the first 3 weeks of pregancy.  So none of that is a

2016-03-23 Cat not getting pregnant:

I am not sure what you mean by IN WITH HER    you need to leave her in the cage with him for several days...it takes first time queens a while to get settled down  If you did that when she is clearly in

2015-12-17 color and pattern:

It is fine to ask I do not mind. I was just curious. Tabby and tiger are often used interchangeably, so that is not wrong. Remember these are domestic short hairs and long hairs not pedigreed cats, just

 

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