diet

Pet food manufacturers could provide summer and winter diets (and make more money)

I'm going to offer the pet food manufacturers a money-spinning idea which has just occurred to me. It may please…

1 month ago

Is it wrong for domestic cats to eat bones?

I think that some of the advice on the Internet may be less than wise. I have doubts whether it…

2 months ago

Is baby food safe for cats?

Baby food is safe for cats for a very limited time or as a treat as directed by your veterinarian.…

3 months ago

Why do cats need protein?

Cats need animal protein. They have a higher requirement for protein in their diets than dogs and humans. They need…

3 months ago

Hills wet cat food pouches are too large?

I have become a fan of wet cat food in small pouches (sachets). I am convinced that the standard size…

3 months ago

What would happen if there were no cats?

You have to differentiate between (1) wild cats and (2) domestic, stray and feral cats. I will deal with (2)…

3 months ago

How much does a jaguarundi eat?

The jaguarundi eats about 105 grams of food per day on average. This is 3.7 ounces. Neither my books nor…

3 months ago

Why is my cat holding her head down?

This condition is called ventroflexion. There are a number of possible causes one of which is a deficiency of thiamin…

3 months ago

What causes thiamin deficiency in cats?

The cause of thiamin (or thiamine) deficiency in cats is a lack of sufficient quantities of thiamin in a domestic…

3 months ago

How much weight should my obese cat lose each week?

To be on the safe side check that your cat is not obese for medical reasons and that it is…

6 months ago