Cat and girl sex
Determining the sex of a cat can be difficult at times, especially if there is no other cat or kitten with which to compare the anatomy.
This information is not meant to be a substitute for veterinary care. Always follow the instructions provided by your veterinarian. You just brought home a kitten that you intend to name Sam but your roommate tells you that you had better consider the name Samantha instead.
Lift the kitten's tail. The opening just under the tail is the anus. Below the anus is the genital opening which is round in males and is a vertical slit in females.
In kittens of similar size, the distance between the anus and the genital opening is greater in the male than the female. The color of the kitten may suggest its gender.
Almost all but not ALL kittens of calico black, white and orange or tortishell black and orange color are females. Washington State University assumes no liability for injury to you or your pet incurred by following these descriptions or procedures. Determining Gender Sex of a Kitten.
Determining the sex gender of a kitten is easy when you know what to look for. Male 8 week old kitten.
Female 8 week old kitten. As the male kitten grows the testicles become more apparent. Give Now. Did you find this information useful?
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