Feline Rescue

Kitten Development & Care

If You See Cats Outside…WATCH THIS!

If You See Cats Outside…WATCH THIS!

[♪ music ♪] You might be surprised to find out that 80% of kittens born every year are actually born outside. I think that’s because animal welfare has done a great job of educating people about the importance of spay-neuter for pet cats, But—what? Oh. Shh! Are we about to catch this cat? [beep] As …


Making Winter Shelters for Community Cats!

Making Winter Shelters for Community Cats!

Hey everybody, I’m here at Humane Rescue Alliance in Washington, D.C. with my friend Erin. Erin works with all of the community cats in Washington, D.C. She manages a huge program that saves the lives of all of the feral and community cats. [Erin:] Yes, that is true. [Hannah:] So, it has been freezing in …


How to Safely Bottle Feed a Kitten

How to Safely Bottle Feed a Kitten

Kitten season is here It’s the time of year where kittens are entering shelters in huge numbers Often times without a mother. Most of the time this is because well-meaning people find kittens outside and assume that they’ve been abandoned When really the mother is usually right down the block. So if you find a …


Why are some cats FERAL?

Hey guys! So we all love the cats who are our friends, but what do you know about cats who are feral? I’ve noticed there’s a lot of confusion about feral cats. So in this video, we’re gonna talk all about why some cats are friendly, and some cats are feral. Hi! (cat hits glass …


How to Litter Train Baby Kittens

How to Litter Train Baby Kittens

Hi everyone! Let’s talk about litter training kittens. Cats and kittens are naturally inclined to cover their waste, so they instinctively understand the box most of the time. But! There are some tips and tricks that’ll help ensure that your litter training experience goes smoothly. Excuse me…! You’re so excited to use the litter box! …


5 Ways to Comfort a Kitten

[♪ gentle music ♪] Hi, everybody. When caring for kittens, you want to give them the most comfortable experience possible, so these are my top five tips for keeping kittens warm and cozy. The first thing I recommend is a microwavable heating pad, like a Snuggle Safe. You just pop it in the microwave for …


Reuniting a Feral Cat and Her Kittens!

Reuniting a Feral Cat and Her Kittens!

Today I want to talk about keeping moms and babies together and how to trap a feral mom outside using her babies So I got a message this week from someone who had found that kittens were born in a bush in her front yard and she asked me “Where should I take the kittens?” …