But our oldest cat, a 22 year old ginger and white dsh is female. Is she a hermaphrodite? As far as the cells are concerned two X's is one too many, so each cell deactivates one of the X chromosomes in a fairly random fashion. A week after she gave birth, Carrie contacted us to get her booked in as soon as possible.
She has me, my son and five little bunnies! She also has the tendency to spray like a tom cat. Educational Center Health Wellness. That is until one day, when I visited a cat protection league re-homing centre, and saw a female ginger cat suckling her litter of three all ginger kittens.
Their teeth are coming in and their walking is becoming more confident. Learn what to do when you find kittens outdoors. Testicles on young males are not always obvious but can still be detected. Method 1 of Co-authors: Anonymous Jul 29,
This sceptred isle. Marie, Paris Tennessee My cat is ginger and female. Thus, any male cat inheriting this from the mother will be ginger, whereas female offspring, inheriting a differnt colour allele from one parent are more likely to mask the ginger. For more information find Cat Smart on Facebook.
Great cats. When your new kittens are born and mum and babies are settled down it is not unusual to want to know what sex the kittens are………in fact I would say sometimes that some people find it vitally important to know just what sex their new kittens are!