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damientrueblood September 22nd, 2012 05:10 PM

my kitten has not pooped in 3 days
 
I recently caught a kitten in my backyard from the wild it was born in my neighbor's backyard. it took a little while for the kitten to get used to me too I had the kittens for about 4 days now and as not use the restroom yet it has gone pee eats and drinks but I can't get it to go take a poop. I have no idea what's wrong any advice would be helpful thank you.:shrug:

damientrueblood September 22nd, 2012 05:17 PM

the kitten is on a diet of tuna fish and water.

Winston September 22nd, 2012 05:43 PM

Welcome to the board! Are you able to get some wet food for the kitten? Tuna is not good for your kitten. Especially if thats all your giving it. They can get that as a treat one in awhile but its potentially dangerous to feed it as the main source of food.

If the kitten is really young it may still need to be stimulated to go. This is usually done my mom until there old enough.

How old is the kitten?

damientrueblood September 22nd, 2012 05:45 PM

Kitten is 4 months, what type of wet food should i get

damientrueblood September 22nd, 2012 08:35 PM

I need some help here

Loki Love September 22nd, 2012 08:47 PM

Ideally, you should be feeding a high quality grain free canned food (EVO, Wellness, Before Grain - those are what comes to mind off hand)

Barkingdog September 22nd, 2012 10:27 PM

[QUOTE=damientrueblood;1046822]the kitten is on a diet of tuna fish and water.[/QUOTE]

Do mean you're feeding the kitten canned tuna for people? If you're that is not a balance diet and there is a lot of salt in it too. If you need to bring the kitten the vet or call and see what you should do.

damientrueblood September 22nd, 2012 11:21 PM

Is fancy feast ok?

diandpat September 23rd, 2012 06:12 AM

The "gurus" here will tell you any wet is better than dry but there are higher quality wet than FF. As Loki Love has mentioned a grain free one would be a better choice right now. Do you have a Gobal Pet Food store where you are? You can even use the "search" function on this site to Google cat/kitten foods and get a bunch of good information.

If she still hasn't pooped a vet visit might be in order too.

Good luck!

damientrueblood September 23rd, 2012 12:09 PM

I got kitty poop!

damientrueblood September 23rd, 2012 03:26 PM

Thank you all for your help


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