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My cat is having her 1st litter she had 1 kitten at 10.30pm

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My cat is having her 1st litter she had 1 kitten at 10.30pm and now it's 3.30am no sighn of any more, she is licking and I felt baby movements but no sighn of her having anymore contractions
JA: We like to be extra careful with pregnancies, so I'll need to connect you with the Vet right away. Before I do, is there anything else you'd like me to share about the situation?
Customer: No
Submitted: 15 days ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Dr L Simmon replied 15 days ago.

Hi there, this is Dr Linda, a UK based vet.

I'm sorry to hear this and understand your concern for your cat.

It is not uncommon for a first time mum to have an 'interrupted labour'.

They will have a kitten and then labour will stop for up to a day.

They will then start actively contracting and labour will resume.

If there are active contractions and no kitten has passed within 30-60 minutes, this is an emergency and she must be seen right away.

Expert:  Dr L Simmon replied 15 days ago.

How does this all sound?

Expert:  Dr L Simmon replied 14 days ago.

I do hope all is well and kittens have been born!

If there is anything else, please let me know.

Take care,


Customer: replied 14 days ago.
Hi I'm sorry haven't got back to you been a long stressful day for me and nala 14 hours passed she still didn't have any I managed to get vets appointment and took her in she's had a c section thankfully went well and was 2 more babys inside she home now recovering I just feel bad for her as she can lick her kittens or perform a bond having a cone around her head so she don't lik stitches.
Customer: replied 14 days ago.
I'm at work and have few more questions i am at work at the moment if I miss your call please try again
Expert:  Dr L Simmon replied 14 days ago.

Please ignore any call requests as I cannot make calls but we can continue talking via typing.

I'm glad to hear she's has the procedure and all went well!

Customer: replied 14 days ago.
But it has charged me for call can I get refund
Expert:  Dr L Simmon replied 14 days ago.

Yes, I'm sorry for the inconvenience and this will be automatically refunded.