How to Stimulate an Orphaned Kitten or Puppy to Pee and Poop

June 2017

Audience: Executive Leadership, Foster Caregivers, Public, Shelter/Rescue Staff & Volunteers, Veterinary Team

Orphaned kittens and puppies cannot pee and poop by themselves until they are 3-4 weeks old.Usually, the mother stimulates her litter to pee and poop until that time.When the mother is no longer available, for one reason or another, this task falls to the foster caregiver to perform.How is this done?How often should a kitten or puppy be stimulated?Learn this and more during this short flash class.

In this class you will learn:

  • To recognize when an orphaned kitten or puppy needs to be stimulated to pee and poop
  • How to stimulate an orphaned kitten or puppy to pee and poop

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