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Wild Kittens

December 9th, 2005, 11:11 AM
I live in Michigan, where we currently have about 6 inches of snow on the ground. I've recently spotted a family of 4 kittens and 2 cats (who i assume are wild by their personality) outside. I've put warm water and food outside of my window for them everyday, so i can watch them. I think they are living under my neighbors deck. I want to capture them and take them to the vet, for I am concerned about their life span. What is the best way to do this without scaring them?


December 9th, 2005, 11:59 AM
Can you get traps from a rescue group in your area? Or get them to trap them for you? I befriended ferrel cats before and it took me almost 6 months before the tom got close enought for me to touch, but I lived in a milder climate at the time and temperature was not a factor. I am assuming the temperature is dropping and they will get cold. I wish you luck. By the way there are members on this board that may be able to give you better advice so come back to your question often.

December 9th, 2005, 12:09 PM
Sorry I gave you the wrong one...this is it