Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

My 9 month old son is playing with my kitten is that safe?

Answer Question
 
mommymae06

Asked by mommymae06 at 5:04 PM on Sep. 22, 2009 in Babies (0-12 months)

Level 1 (0 Credits)
Answers (6)
  • He can get scratched or bitten, but I'd keep a close watch on them at all times.
    MommaRox4683

    Answer by MommaRox4683 at 5:09 PM on Sep. 22, 2009

  • ya ditto...i'd just keep an eye on them, bc kitty's first reaction will be to scratch. esp when baby decides to see how far her fur will stretch......
    AmandaN1

    Answer by AmandaN1 at 5:11 PM on Sep. 22, 2009

  • not for the kitten! at least i know how my son is with the cats, they refuse to come in when they see him!
    pookipoo

    Answer by pookipoo at 5:12 PM on Sep. 22, 2009

  • no kittens have a bacteria on their fur that can make ur kid really sick my sister had a few kittens in her backyard and her one yr old use to chase them n play w them but after a few days out of now where her lil girl started having seizures and had to b rushed to the hospital
    aidensmama8

    Answer by aidensmama8 at 5:30 PM on Sep. 22, 2009

  • u can also get cat scratch fever (no joke) my brother had it when he was lil we thot he had cancer bc it showed up as a lump under his armpit
    aidensmama8

    Answer by aidensmama8 at 5:31 PM on Sep. 22, 2009

  • Emi plays with cats/kittens. I'm RIGHT there all the time.
    Arisce

    Answer by Arisce at 8:28 PM on Sep. 22, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN