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Answered 2011-05-28 15:41:23

Male cats eat kitten brains because the male when in mating season will have a craving for more nutrients then nessesary and if a male comes across a female in heat after giving birth to a litter the male will then proceed to devour the kittens and then eat the brains as a way of getting more nutrients to elevate his testostoron levels

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Male cats have been known to kill newborn kittens, but not eat the brain. He is a Zombie!!

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Male cats have been known to kill and eat kittens.

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I'm sure they do. My cat ate an entire rat. She did eat a chipmunk and threw up the brains.

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Mother cats are known to eat their kittens if they are frightened, feel threatened or if something is wrong with the kitten. However, it is uncommon for a healthy mother cat to kill her own offspring.Another AnswerGenerally, no they do not. Tom (male) cats may sometimes kill kittens that are not their own offspring to cause the female to come back into heat. This insures that his genes are passed down to another generation. This is seen more in wild cats, and not domestic pets.

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