Helping a Kitten With No Back Legs (+ Tips for Mobility Challenged Kittens!)

Jul 14, 2020
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James was born with only two legs and went through a very rough beginning--but now he is thriving! In this video I offer some advice for working with mobility challenged kittens, and talk about James' case. You can see my first video about James here:

  • now from her telling me all these things i want a cat just like hers because with these tips it will be my and my cat agents the death

    Ajah RobinsonAjah Robinson14 hours ago
  • He looks like an aye-aye! I love his face! God bless you. You made that little baby's life so much better. Just... God bless you.

    Southern FernSouthern Fern4 days ago
  • You made sure he never got used to his butt being an anchor. That was very important.

    QueenSalisQueenSalis5 days ago
  • To the Kitten Lady, can you let all your subscribers know what has happened to James the kitten with no back legs & Very severe constipation/bowel blockage. I love to learn how he is.

    Julie WoodsJulie Woods9 days ago
  • Sometimes I scream at you through the scream because it's like, "JUST KEEP THE FREAKING KITTEN, DUDE!" You know, lol?

    BelleBelle12 days ago
  • Had prayed for this little guy such a miracle!

    Rachel HarrisRachel Harris13 days ago
  • I was so wondering about James, and am so grateful for this video. THANK YOU.

    Joy BanksJoy Banks14 days ago
  • James is so adorable 🥺🥰I literally love himmm🥰

    Tanireah BatesTanireah Bates15 days ago
  • Update on James please. How is he doing???

    Kimberly GearhartKimberly Gearhart18 days ago
    • He got adopted and has an Instagram account.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James Bond16 days ago
  • 7:41 "Mine!"

    Slytherin ForeverSlytherin Forever22 days ago
  • Is that a tiny claw on his nub?🥰

    Zoe BoydZoe Boyd25 days ago
  • I must know where she got that jumpsuit. 😍

    hahahayourebloatedhahahayourebloated28 days ago
  • Omg. I'm crying tears of joy. YOU GO JAMES!!

    Amanda ParfaitAmanda ParfaitMonth ago
  • Has he been adopted yet?

    Amanda ParfaitAmanda ParfaitMonth ago
    • Yes, he has

      KelseyKelsey14 days ago
  • I love him

    Ava GehrkeAva GehrkeMonth ago
    • He so strong and independent he is amazing

      Ava GehrkeAva GehrkeMonth ago
  • James in the background was soooooo cute 🤣

    Finn the FoxFinn the FoxMonth ago
  • James! 💋 You champion! 💐

    CatsInHats S.Crouching TigerCatsInHats S.Crouching TigerMonth ago
  • Did you keep James.

    Jennifer GrantJennifer GrantMonth ago
    • Of course not.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James BondMonth ago
  • Me: at the first Aww so cute Me: at the end Me:literally crys

    gacha dumb xdgacha dumb xdMonth ago
  • Oh i am so happy right now. I just watched your video of when you thought he wouldn't make it a few minutes ago and now look at him go.. Thank you, thank you, thank you, so much for not giving up on him. You guys and your Vets are so amazing.. Bless you all. ❤❤❤❤❤ GO JAMES GO.!!! We love you little man, i hope you have the best life EVER.. Where is James now? Has he been adopted or are you keeping him?? I just want to kiss him ❤❤❤😗😗😗😗

    Samantha PurtonSamantha PurtonMonth ago
    • She doesn’t keep her fosters.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James BondMonth ago
    • He has been adopted i saw it on instagram 🥳

      E RE RMonth ago
  • Hey there, just wondering how this little cutie is going. He seems to have so much spunk I hope he is developing really well!

    Boofy HalfpintBoofy HalfpintMonth ago
  • I love his little bat face ♥

    DaggeiraDaggeiraMonth ago
  • He looks soooo GOOD! Omg! I can't believe how amazing and happy he looks here! For a cat that you thought was going to die, he's AMAZING!

    Alice TitlerAlice TitlerMonth ago
  • (◍•ᴗ•◍)❤

    Daisy BrownDaisy BrownMonth ago
  • I'm so happy to see him healthy. THE BABYYYY. Live long and prosper, little warrior!

    Lightly BoundLightly BoundMonth ago
  • Why can I imagine someone coming over and just... kittens.. everywhere.. every room.. every corner.. kittens

    Ava G VarretteAva G VarretteMonth ago
    • Not really, her kittens are kept in a closed room.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James BondMonth ago
  • I love that half the time we she her talking on the bed, James is absolutely murdering his toys next to her.

    MaryMaryMonth ago
  • 100 percent have always agreed with her outlook ❤️

    misamisa12311misamisa12311Month ago
  • He is in good hands bless his heart

    Shadow bird PlayzShadow bird PlayzMonth ago
  • Once he got moving, he turned into a goofy little guy. He is beyond precious, and is going to be an amazing companion for some lucky person. I hope they can handle the fun that is James! LOL

    V.J. AllisonV.J. AllisonMonth ago
  • bed bug filming you be like 8:55

    InANutShellInANutShellMonth ago
  • Always have the least restrictive environment for people and animals.

    Susan CreightonSusan CreightonMonth ago
  • Ok but why does she sleep so pretty?

    Hannah BoonoonooHannah BoonoonooMonth ago
  • Me my sister and my grandma fostered tons of kittens it was not easy but In the end you feel happy because they get adopted The sad thing is that one of them was too sick and it wasn’t doing very good so we had to put her down me and my sister and my grandma are still sad about her.

    CL4MTH3EV1LCL4MTH3EV1LMonth ago
  • I really want an update on James I haven’t herd about him in a while

    Addi NicoleAddi NicoleMonth ago
    • You can follow him on Instagram....I do!

      jooie444jooie444Month ago
    • He's been adopted. 😁

      Sarah HollandSarah HollandMonth ago
    • Don’t expect to find frequent updates on USworlds. Long-form videos take a long time, her daily Instagram updates are much more efficient.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James BondMonth ago
  • My aunt has a cat with a crippled leg. Sometimes he still loses his balance a little, but he's a pretty normal cat, and very friendly. He loves meeting people and getting affection. She was originally fostering him, but couldn't find anyone to adopt him because of his leg, and *that's* what makes me feel bad for these cats, the fact that so many people aren't willing to give them a chance.

    IceRiver1020IceRiver1020Month ago
  • I hope he's still doing well :)

    Lalalalala!Lalalalala!Month ago
  • Wow! I just saw the other video on him where he was not doing well. It is amazing to see him doing so well! 🤗 I'm glad she takes such good care of him! James is so adorable and seems really sweet

    Lalalalala!Lalalalala!Month ago
  • How do cat's poop without there legs?

    gacha music videogacha music videoMonth ago
  • When you’re such an actual earth angel that you invent a hat/cat toy so that your hands are free to help the kitty with no back legs. 11/10 human.

    4NN13 H4NN13 HMonth ago
  • So happy to see James doing something well.

    fade blacfade blacMonth ago
  • aww, his face - he looks like a lil bat

    Sarah MechemSarah Mechem2 months ago
  • Amazing James, so wonderful to see him thrive, he is absolutely amazing, what a wonderful person, you are, so caring, what you don't know about kittens isn't worth knowing ❤️❤️❤️❤️

    Eileen HardingEileen Harding2 months ago
  • Please make one about blind and deaf kittens

    Desiree WilliamsonDesiree Williamson2 months ago
  • I started to cry

    Cutie AlwaysCutie Always2 months ago
  • him and chole will get a long

    dylan mills Hartleydylan mills Hartley2 months ago
  • He is doing beautifully ❤ That little face is adorable! Are you keeping him?

    Dana LightelDana Lightel2 months ago
    • Of course not, why would she do that?

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James Bond2 months ago
  • As a legally blind person, I have always believed that Recognizing Adaptive Abilities Means People Succeed. Our RAAMP up. In this case we have to say everyone succeeds.

    Rose VitaRose Vita2 months ago
  • he is so cute and adorable 😍❤️❤️🥰🥰

    Jamie HuffJamie Huff2 months ago
  • This lady and her partner are a God send its lovely to see how the kitticats are looked after.

    Barbara MohammedBarbara Mohammed2 months ago
  • I.Love.those.Gibbous.Eyes. So lemur-like 🖤!

    In Delay there lies no PlentyIn Delay there lies no Plenty2 months ago
  • Please adopt him

    S a R a HS a R a H2 months ago
    • Kinda late there, mate.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James Bond2 months ago
  • Hooray for James! :)

    bondservant4jesusbondservant4jesus2 months ago
  • He looks so much like my little baby Morticia 😭 similar eyes, face shape and coat 🖤

    IvankaIvanka2 months ago
  • Are you sure that not slyphester recarnated?

    Heather ThompsonHeather Thompson2 months ago
    • Sylvester from TKC? He’s still alive.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James Bond2 months ago
  • hes soooooo cute

    akuaku2 months ago
  • Reminds me of puff puffs from tiny kittens

    Laura ManciniLaura Mancini2 months ago
  • I asked u for help earlier but no thanks, I can do it in my own and because I actually think u don't know what u r doing with ur videos - u want to save cats yet your attitude is not right at all - cards are MUCH wiser than you and you need to treat them as elders and not at dependants or something you are doing because you are kind - they were brought to you for a reason that has nothing to do with you "kindness" but everything to do with how you will learn from taking care of them ... You are not the one who should be highlighted, the kittens/ cats are.

    Nimue ChanceNimue Chance2 months ago
    • I think cats are the best and that they teach us so much that people take for granted, they pay themselves on the back for "saving" them when if they think about it, they were saved for having the opportunity to take care of them. That is what I learned and that is what I know ... You do not speak for the kitten lady at all, yet you try to

      Nimue ChanceNimue Chance2 months ago
    • I've been doing it for 10 years so I am good, Kitten Lady is not an inspiration, my cats are

      Nimue ChanceNimue Chance2 months ago
    • Good luck doing it on your own without Kitten Lady’s help, you’re gonna need it. And NEVER disrespect her again.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James Bond2 months ago
    • Whatevz, to you k, I am caring for 20 cats and 15 kittens myself ... Byeee, am done conversing with u, as you don't understand much

      Nimue ChanceNimue Chance2 months ago
    • Yeah, but what does that have to do with anything? They can’t fend for themselves, they need to be fed and cleaned.

      57 Year Old James Bond57 Year Old James Bond2 months ago
  • I just saw this. You are an AMAZING HUMAN BEING! GOD BLESS you for all you do.

    MiaMia2 months ago
  • James the kitten hero different doesn't mean bad it means unique and special just like james❤️😻😺

    Pawel SzpakowskiPawel Szpakowski2 months ago
  • Oh my gosh, so precious! 💗😭💗 His little nubby legs melt my heart!!! It’s so awesome to see him moving around & playing, and being happy!

    Ashaliyeva MarieAshaliyeva Marie2 months ago
  • Anymore updates?

    barbara fieldsbarbara fields2 months ago
  • How’s James doing now?

    Paris MoParis Mo2 months ago
  • How is James doing now? I have been hoping for an update, since the last update about a month ago.

    Jennifer SchaakeJennifer Schaake2 months ago
  • Phew! So glad that i found your updated video on gorgeous James 😅 He's happy and content now thanks to you and everyone involved in giving him the chance of survival. And it worked 😃 👏👏👏 well done for bravely sticking it out regardless of the pain you were going through yourself to save James and give him a better life Xx

    Shirley ThompsonShirley Thompson2 months ago
  • Love!!!

    Catify CoCatify Co2 months ago
  • James you are so cute and one strong fighter..

    Nichelle BinionNichelle Binion2 months ago
  • great advice and thankful James has someone like you.

    diycattoysdiycattoys2 months ago
  • Great work James and mom!

    Pablo and FriendsPablo and Friends2 months ago
  • His full name should be James Buchanan Barnes because he is a warrior and dose not have to be the strongest to show it (like Bucky)

    Marvel_NerdMarvel_Nerd2 months ago
  • I never knew that kittens could do enemas.

    Annika JaglanAnnika Jaglan2 months ago
  • Must rub ninja kitty belly!!!!!

    Katie DoanKatie Doan2 months ago
  • I don't feel sorry for james he is in the best care he can get

    tracey deardentracey dearden2 months ago
  • Go James you can do it

    Anna ReidAnna Reid2 months ago
  • Animals have far more resilience than people. He's building his lol muscles. Love blk cats and kittens. Keep us informed on James and hopefully he gets a set of wheels to ZOOM around!!

    Cynthia GonzalesCynthia Gonzales2 months ago
  • Could you do a video on caring for a deaf kitten? I just got a rescue who is cross eyed and deaf and I want to make sure I raise her in the best way possible for her impairment

    MySweetDefeatMySweetDefeat2 months ago
  • 🍑 Yay James! 🍑

    melipstikmelipstik2 months ago
  • The wand toy hat is genius!

    DisneyWorld BoiDisneyWorld Boi2 months ago
  • From the beginning his spirit was of a fighter and survivor. He didn't fit the profile of dead cat walking or in his case crawling. He has no idea how close he was to a very short life. Thanks for the love and amazing work you do for these little guys. They are very lucky to have you and your organization around.

    Maria MejiaMaria Mejia2 months ago
  • Awww sweet baby James 🤗

    jeannine kempjeannine kemp2 months ago
  • You are such a blessing! He’s such a sweet little guy.❤️

    lauralee davidlauralee david2 months ago
  • Tbh the lil nubs are sooo cute

    Pie and BiPie and Bi2 months ago
  • He is Beautiful, precious, amazing, incredible, independent, brave, great, special, exotic, playful and adorable little angle ❤

    Shahid RanaShahid Rana2 months ago
  • James is unique. He looks fine for his normal!

    James BlairJames Blair2 months ago
  • This lady need Noble Award in Animal Protection Category

    Imran Malik DjunurImran Malik Djunur2 months ago
  • I love him

    Taylor NixonTaylor Nixon2 months ago
  • Disagree. It isn't coddling to help more. People who use manual wheelchairs end up with early and severe shoulder problems, for example. Those with mobility issues who can move some have to force it much harder and therefore it remains less overall. If it really is at 'normal' levels, then it isn't a disability, yet look how hard he was breathing just playing with a toy. A normal kitty wouldn't get winded from that. With his problems, he will tire faster even if he remains curious about life and desiring to interact. I'm assuming you've found the balance because he seems to be doing well, but he also has that shock look in his eyes that comes from stress, because he's trying to please others and maybe pushing himself too much. Still, for a kitten, I'm sure you're a 5 star resort.

    Michelle FarrisMichelle Farris2 months ago
  • 3 tails. Great!

    Michelle FarrisMichelle Farris2 months ago
  • Can you make a video of how to stop your cats from fighting with each other and hissing at each other

    Sudha BSudha B2 months ago
  • Can you please do a video about kittens with cerebellar hypoplaysia (i have 2 that have it from panleukopenia that they no longer have) just looking for tips on how to make their lives easier :)

    CatMama13CatMama132 months ago
  • Hi guys, this is completely unrelated but I thought I’d post here because I reallyy need help. I’m gonna keep it short. We have a male tux who is 10 years old. All his life, he’s been an outdoor cat and he’s really happy that way. He honestly only comes in for meal time.. about twice-thrice a day. However the past year or so my family and I have noticed that he’s been having wounds, perhaps due to fights with other cats or animals. Two months ago, we got a kitten and they get along sooo well. But here’s the problem.. I cant seem to get rid of the fleas on my kitten even though I’ve washed him twice (as well as the bed sheets and anything that fleas could be on). I’m starting to think that the fleas keep recurring because the kitty is around our outdoor cat (who most likely has fleas due to being outside almost 24/7). I want to bring the cat inside because of these two reasons. I dont want him to get injured or wounded again and I dont want the cycle of fleas to keep happening. My question is.. is it cruel to bring a cat indoor even though they are used to and happy with being outside for the past ten years? I know we are doing it for his well being but I really dont want him to be miserable :( Thank you for any feedback or help! I would really appreciate it because I cant seem to find answers.

    Jenna Fatima EugenioJenna Fatima Eugenio2 months ago
  • Don't coddle them by carrying them around... but coddle them by helping them work out and get strong!! You're making it sound like you were mean to him by helping him exercise and spending lots and lots of time working with him :)

    Leo HulténLeo Hultén2 months ago
  • I had a feral cat that abandoned her kitten who has no back legs and I’m having a hard time trying to get him to potty train . What did you use , I’m trying to find a proper home for him but in the mean time it’s really messy

    Ace PaulAce Paul2 months ago
  • I am soooo proud of him!! I was soo scared he wouldn't survive and i couldn't be more proud of you and him for the hard emotional work the two of you have put in! Heros and heroines! 🍑 n 😇

    K CatK Cat2 months ago
  • Seeing him like this after what you went through with his health issues made me cry. I am a 50 year old man and am not ashamed to say that. You are an amazing person to do what you did for him. If I could adopt him I would. CANADA. JAMES deserves a parade or a big party.

    vipertt100vipertt1002 months ago
  • that hat toy is GENIUS

    Creeps MaPastaCreeps MaPasta2 months ago
  • He's such a cute kitten

    cursed aliencursed alien2 months ago
  • Can you please help me my kitten voice is get hoarse....i don't know what to do

    Garth StewartGarth Stewart2 months ago
  • Awww he’s so chunkeee☺️☺️

    Amanda KokoAmanda Koko2 months ago
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    NIKOLIA ZisimopoulouNIKOLIA Zisimopoulou2 months ago