Q. Our cat just had a litter and one of the kittens was humpback, my wife wants to feed it with a syringe, should we trust the mother's instinct?

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A. Is the mother letting it nurse, and is it able to nurse on its own? If so, and if it seems to be growing, I don't see why you'd have to feed it with a syringe. If not, you could feed it with a syringe or bottle, but I'd try to have a vet look as it as soon as possible to find out if it has any other serious birth defects.

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