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Cats/Kittens in Heat??


I have two kittens, one female one male, about seven months old. And, I believe that that the female is in heat. And the male is reacting to that. Can he get her pregnant at that age?

yes cats reach sexual maturity between4 and 6 months old so yes it is possible that they could mate. I would keep them apart until you are able to have them fixed (if that is what you are going to do).

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Kate Tilmouth


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