Cats Community
changing hair color on kittens
About This Community:

This forum is for questions and support regarding your pet cats!

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

changing hair color on kittens

I have a three old kitten that was born all  white, andnow she has grey ears with a black outlining them, grey feet, grey to black tail and she starting to have a light grey line going down her back she this normal and when will it stop.  Her parents are both black also weird hey.
4 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
1696489 tn?1370825574
Unless you are a breeder of a particular species of cat, then this is normal: cats can have kittens of alot of different colors.  Sound like you got a cute kitten. :)   -Blu
Blank
134578 tn?1455656688
Sounds like one or both parent had a Siamese parent.  (A lot of times, the kitten of one Siamese parent and one who is not, will be all black.  Do the parents have loud voices?)  Anyway, Siamese kittens are born all white and their points shade in after a while, in about the order you are describing.  Grey points would be called 'blue point.'
Blank
3136223 tn?1367964316
I agree with AnnieBrooke. A cat I had was born pure white, as he got older he started getting "tabby like" markings on his head, legs and tail. Turns out he was a Lynx Point Siamese. And the cutest cat I've ever seen. =]
Blank
681148 tn?1437665191
I agree that this is completely normal.  This happens with dalmatian dogs, too.  They are usually born all white.  The spots start coming in as the puppies get older.  All this talk reminds me of my previous cat.  I never saw her as a kitten, but she sure was a cute red point Siamese mix.  
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
5986700 tn?1380794980
Blank
spider6 commented on photo
58 mins ago
2020005 tn?1417986816
Blank
Shannon79, and KTowne commented on renae176's status
1 hr ago
1580318 tn?1452015597
Blank
Shannon79 commented on photo
1 hr ago
Top Cats Answerers
874521 tn?1424120397
Blank
opus88
Canada..., SK
587315 tn?1333556383
Blank
zodiacqueen
VA
242912 tn?1402547092
Blank
Jade59
CA
7052683 tn?1392942395
Blank
CML2014
highland beach, FL
506791 tn?1439846583
Blank
Piparskeggr
Saint Mary's County, MD
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR
Cats Community Resources
Top Cats Answerers
874521 tn?1424120397
Blank
opus88
Canada..., SK
587315 tn?1333556383
Blank
zodiacqueen
VA
242912 tn?1402547092
Blank
Jade59
CA
7052683 tn?1392942395
Blank
CML2014
highland beach, FL
506791 tn?1439846583
Blank
Piparskeggr
Saint Mary's County, MD
134578 tn?1455656688
Blank
AnnieBrooke
OR