How Long Is A Cat's Gestation Period?

James Glover
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QuestionMy cat was exposed to a male cat around the 12th of october, and I was wondering how long it takes to have kittens? (Julie - Oklahoma)

Answer

The normal gestation period for cats is between 61 and 69 days depending on the size of breed.

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my Persian is just eight weeks pregnant. and showing signs of labor. can the kittens survive if she has them now,