food and nutrition
Feeding Your New Kitten
Kittens are more likely to thrive on a diet specifically formulated for its growth, and we tell you what to promote and avoid when feeding your feline during its early years.
Keeping Your Cat Fit
Diabetes, Fatty liver syndrome, and arthritis are a few diseases that occur in overweight cats, but you can get a feline to lose weight through diet and exercise.
3 Ingredients You Definitely Want To See In Your Pet’s Food
Have you ever taken a look at what goes into your pet’s food? There are several dozen ingredients in your average dog or cat food, it’s important to know what's important.
Safe Holiday Reminder: Foods Toxic To Cats
Alcohol and chocolate may be vices for some humans, but those substances are toxic for cats; other substances deadly to felines include raisins, grapes, and green tomatoes.
Is It Better To Feed My Cat Wet Or Dry Cat Food?
The question of recommending feeding wet or dry cat food to a cat is a debate at the forefront of the veterinary field at present.
Amazing Things You Didn’t Know About Your Pet’s Food
Commercial pet food has been around 150 years and a majority of dog and cat owners have major misconceptions when it comes to food and feeding their pet, did you know...
Cats And Catnip: What You Should Know
If you’ve ever seen your furry friend playing with it, you already know that catnip isn’t just a clever name. The plant’s effects on cats have been known for centuries, evidenced by its scientific name, Nepeta cataria — the Latin “catari” means “of a cat.” But there’s plenty to this feel-good herb that you might […]
Raw food diet for cats: recommended or ridiculous?
Less litter-box odor, and easier weight control are two of the benefits of feeding your cat raw food, as such food mimics what a cat would eat in nature.
Cat food has come a long way, baby. The choices used to be limited to kibble or canned. Now cat owners can find foods that are labeled “natural,” “organic” or “human-grade.” They can feed commercial raw diets that have undergone AAFCO feeding trials and find recipes for homemade foods that are complete and balanced for […]