Today we had the cutest little kitten come into the clinic. His name is Kage which means shadow in Japanese. We all felt very lucky to be graced by his presence!

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Sometimes it is difficult to tell the sex of a kitten– here is an informative picture that helps to identify the reproductive anatomy of kittens to tell the genders apart. Really we are looking at the distance between the anus and the urinary tract opening– as it is longer in the male cat.

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The more you know!! Kitten season is starting folks, I can’t wait!!

-Dr. Mona