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Data were collected on 189 females , representing 12 breeds or types, from 29 cat breeders, and on 370 litters comprising 1329 kittens. Litters/yr averaged 1.06 and litter size 3.7. Stillbirths accounted for 11.6% of kittens born, and mortality averaged 8.6% in the 1st week of life and 27.3% up to...

Povey, R. C.
Canadian Veterinary Journal, 1978, 19, 8, pp 207-213