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Do bobcats eat plants? — 7 Comments

  1. There are several theories as to why cats eat vegetation.
    First, it’s known that they like the taste. Secondly, as ME pointed out, they want to purge. A lot of times, they want to have the assistance to purge hairballs.

  2. Most likely they consume grass or greens for the same reason domestic cats do. To help purge undigested prey or move things through the intestinal track. They would not however eat it to provide nourishment.

    • Absolutely. It is natural for cats to eat some (a little) vegetation for dietary reason notwithstanding that they are obligate carnivores.

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