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Unless you want to have more kittens I would suggest spaying your cat. It is not about letting nature take its course, being pregnant and giving birth and even being in heat itself is very stressful for your cat. Also consider that many animals each year are euthanized in shelters because they are unable to find a home or are brought in by former owners. ...


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I recently heard of methods used by breeders as mentioned previously, but it doesn't seem practical at all. Expensive for the owners and continually stressful for the cats, since it's not a one time thing like being fixed. You may be able to see signs and keep them separate, but that's taking a big risk even still. If someone isn't with them 24/7 you could ...


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Is there an alternative method beneath surgery? Yes. There are treatments for the female cat, to avoid her heat (weekly oral medication or monthly injection) and for the male cat, to decrease the production of sperm (implanted hormone chip for periods between 6 month and 3 years). Is this treatment practicable for not-breeders? Not really. It is stress to go ...


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