Cat Food and Hydration

Is Canned Tuna Fish Bad for Cats?
Cat Food and Hydration

Is Tuna Safe for Cats to Eat?

If you’ve opened a can of tuna near your cat, you’ll know how magnetizing it can be. As cat owners, we love to treat our pets with delicious foods, but we also have to consider whether these foods are safe for our cat to consume. One of the problems with tuna is that it can be very addictive. There’s no harm in giving your cat the occasional tuna-based treat, but you shouldn’t allow them to […]

can cats taste spice?
Cat Food and Hydration

Can Cats Eat Spicy Food?

Cats love to experience new tastes that are rich in flavor, especially food that’s being enjoyed by humans. How about spicy food for cats? Well, it is no exception to the rule because it has a very distinct scent. Spicy food is also usually meat-based, making it particularly enticing to felines. Despite the facts that spicy foods can be toxic and dangerous to cats, some felines still enjoy sampling these foods. This may be due […]

Why is my cat not drinking water?
Cat Food and Hydration

Cat Not Drinking Water? 10 Simple Ways to Keep Your Cat Hydrated!

Is your cat dehydrated? Cats need 60 ml of water per kilo of bodyweight. Felines rarely drink enough water to meet their daily requirements. Thankfully, there are some really easy ways to get your cat to drink more water that can be introduced almost instantly. If your cat refuses water, you need to find a way to keep your feline hydrated. Just because your cat ignores their water bowl doesn’t mean that it will always […]

My cat only wants to eat human food
Cat Food and Hydration

Cat Eating Human Food? 10 Dangerous Foods Cats Should Never Eat!

Cats can be selective when it comes to food. Your pet may eat one brand of cat food for weeks, then suddenly refuse it. When little eyes peer at your dinner plate, it can be hard to resist sharing your meal with your cat. This can be a mistake as many human foods are unhealthy for felines. We will look at popular human foods that can make your cat sick (or worse.) Be vigilant about […]

pica disorder in cats
Cat Food and Hydration

Why Does My Cat Eat Things That Aren’t Food?

It sometimes feels like the human definition of food differs from that of your pet cat. It can seem strange when your feline refuses their dinner, only to eat things that aren’t food. It makes you wonder if this mealtime behavior is normal for a cat, or if a medical problem is responsible. If your cat is eating strange things, it’s not always a symptom of an underlying problem. Some cats settle for licking and […]

how much protein does an older cat need per day?
Cat Food and Hydration

Is Too Much Protein Bad for Older Cats?

As cats grow older, they find it harder to digest food – particularly protein. However, that’s not to say that protein is bad for old cats. It’s a common misconception that all senior cats should be placed on a low-protein diet.   Cats over the age of 12 find it harder to smell and taste their food, so they may start to lose their appetite. As such, you should look for cat food that excites […]