How To Feed A Newborn Kitten With A Syringe?

“I am a lactation consultant at the Sutter Davis Hospital in San Francisco. I feel that your question is very confusing to readers, and should be broken down into several parts. First of all, there are several different ways for a mother cat to give milk to her kittens while they’re nursing. The “syringe method,” as it’s called by a lot of people, involves placing a metal or rubber nipple on the end of an eyedropper bottle and then inserting this nipple into the kitten’s mouth, after gently warming it with hot water from a microwaveable bowl (to prevent burns). The other methods involve using plastic bottles (“baby bottles”) or feeding cups where you can carefully pour out formula directly through small openings in the nipples so that no mess is made…” Read more ยป