How to Cure Fading Kitten Syndrome?

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What is Fading Kitten Syndrome?

Fading Kitten Syndrome usually affects kittens between birth and six weeks old. Once they are weaned, the risk is much less.

What causes Fading Kitten Syndrome?

What are the symptoms of Fading Kitten Syndrome?

It’s important to keep an eye out for any symptoms, including lack of weight gain and lack of interest in feeding.

Can Fading Kitten Syndrome be treated?

How can I stop my kitten from getting Fading Kitten Syndrome?

So, what should I do if I think my kitten might have Fading Kitten Syndrome?


Dr. Hannah Godfrey MRCVS graduated from the Royal Veterinary College in 2011. Although she initially worked in mixed practice treating all species, she found a love for small animal work and has worked exclusively with dogs and cats since 2014. She lives in Wales with her partner, son, and two cats (named Poppy and Ashton Kutcher), and writes comedy fiction in her spare time.

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