Overtiredness often causes naps that short. At nine weeks old, their biological rhythms aren't developed yet.
I think, love hydration and sugar helped.
8 week old cat naps. She seems to really take to structure. She wakes at 4:30 am for a feed and then she's up at 7am. My 8 week old son has quite suddenly stopped sleeping sleeping well during the day.
He naps in the car or on walks but wakes up the minute we stop moving! Wake to sleep will be tough when he wake at just 15 minutes. And if he is only getting tiny little cat naps, this is likely the case.
One question that we have and that never seems to get addressed is how you go about handing the feedings if you have a 30 minute napper. They are 9 1/2 months now but have been cat napping for as long as i can remember. But, whatever your kitty’s usual disposition, it has been observed that cats sleep more when the weather calls for it.
We don’t have any of the problems listed as to why he is cat napping, but he started this at about 8 weeks old. My daughter has cat naps maybe she will sleep 1 one hour sleep through the day then she will sleep half an hour here or even as small as 10 mins. He falls asleep on me when when i feed him (bf) but wakes if i try to put him down and cries until i comfort him;
We have an 8 month old 30 minute napper who will occasionally give us an hour and a half or so at one of her naps…not once a day, maybe once a week we will get this when she’s finally worn out completely. I have used this book since my 2 1/2 yr old daughter was born and it's great. Strategies for coping with a baby that cat naps
Because your daughter was born three weeks premature, she is biologically only about 9 weeks old. Then more food and screaming and cat naps and feeding all evening then sleep. My lo is 8 1/2 months old and is a cat napper.
She wakes at 7am and feeds every 3 hrs through the day. About 30 mins later my 14 week old kitten was running around playing with the laser pointer. My daughter is formula fed she drink 90.
Hi all i have an 8 week old baby girl, now i have a few questions i dont know if it seems normal or not. Naps are all over the map at this age, so don’t fret about short and erratic naps in this newborn stage. My 8 week old daughter seems to cat nap more then sleeping in regular shifts.
If your baby is taking short cat naps (45 minutes) you have probably spent a long time googling this problem. Make meal times a routine, and if you feed canned food, don’t let the leftovers linger longer than 20 minutes. They are sleeping 11 hours at night waking once to eat still.
But when aliyana was two months old, the length of her naps suddenly started to decrease, maxing out at 30 to 45 minutes. You'll have to work with the timing to see what works. Instead, focus on daily feeding and sleep routines and use.
I wish desperately i could get 2 longer naps out of them but i've tried and it's a no go! I’m not here to tell you the short naps aren’t an issue, and i am not here to tell you they are! Also how much did yours drink through the day?
Be sure to look over the waketime post and the total sleep posts. In terms of night sleep, he is regularly making it from 7pm until 5am or 6am if a i am really lucky. I will go over 7 things you probably didn’t know about these annoying little naps, and let you decide for yourself if you want more regular predictable and longer naps, or if you are.
He can become hysterical within a minute or two if i let him cry. Please let me know, those of you with 8 week olds, what your wake up, sleep time, and most importantly naps look like. I have tried to keep her awake longer so she'll fall into a deeper sleep but it doesnt seem to work.
It is worth a shot though. Your veterinarian can recommend the best kitten food for your furry friend. I bath her every night at 6:30 and then give her her last feed and but her to bed awake and she gets herself off to sleep.
This week we have even had sleeps exceeding 1.5 hours without waking which is truly exciting. # of naps total amount of daytime sleep length of each nap awake time between naps notes; While some babies still won’t have any recognizable routine by this age (don’t panic!) some are starting to fall into a read more…
How often did your 8 week old sleep through the day? My daughter is 8 weeks old today, she is a good baby and is sleeping quite well at night but i have noticed that the more sleep she has in the day the more unsettled she is at night. Is this ok for a baby this young?
Cat behavior can vary greatly, depending on their breed, age, temperament and overall health. Weissbluth recommends putting a baby at this age back to bed within 2 hours of wakefulness. I call it her cat nap.
My daughter is 8 weeks old and is in a really good bedtime routine and feeding routine. 8 week old, day time naps. My twins cat nap allllll day!