Can I spay a pregnant cat?

If I have my cat spayed while thinking she may be pregnant, is that abortion? Yes, I know a cat is not human but I’m still going to feel guilty. She just had a litter and I have not been able to find homes for all the kittens from the previous litter. I now know she can be spayed at 3 weeks post partum. My husband really wants her spayed now.

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