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How old do kittens have to be before they can reproduce?

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how old do kittens have to be before they can reproduce?
Submitted: 10 years ago.
Category: Cat
Expert:  Cher replied 10 years ago.

Kittens usually attain sexual maturity at age 6 months. It's suggested that you fix your kittens before this age, at about 5-5½ mos. If you have both male and female kittens, neuter the male(s) at 4 mos. and then spay the female(s) at the age recommended above.

Good luck!