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The uterus of the female cat extends upward in the lower abdomen as a forked structure. The "fork" is referred to as the uterine_horns. This type of organization provides the space for a litter of kittens.

At the superior surface of each uterine horn is an ovary. Surrounding each ovary is a uterine_tube (oviduct), and above each ovary there is a suspensory ligament that attaches the ovary to the abdomenal wall.

Colon (large intestine) Urinary bladder Urethra Ovary surrounded by uterine (Fallopian) tube Uterine horn Ovary surrounded by uterine (Fallopian) tube Uterine horn Colon (large intestine) Part of a kidney Ovary Uterine (Fallopian tube; oviduct) tube Suspensory ligament Uterine horn Uterine horn Uterus