As obligate carnivores, cats always want to eat protein-rich foods. This isn’t just a taste preference – it’s a necessity to keep felines healthy. Cooked eggs are a good source of protein for cats. Arguably more than any other food, eggs are surrounded by myths and untruths that make people wary about their nutritional value. We will look at how you can safely introduce eggs into your pet’s diet. You may be surprised at just […]
Cat Food and Hydration
Cats and fish are often linked together. As obligate carnivores, kittens and adult cats need a diet that’s high in protein. Indeed, wild cats often scoop fish from rivers and streams to eat. This begs the question as to what happens to the fish bones, though. Many cats do enjoy fish, however. This means that their feeding needs to be carefully managed. We will look at how your cat can safely enjoy fish; both the […]
As pet owners, we are responsible for every element of an animal’s welfare. One of the primary factors is what we can safely feed our cats, such as pasta. Cats imitate their owners, so they’ll likely show interest in the human food on your plate. This guide will look closely at the health risks of a cat eating pasta. It can be difficult to resist the wide eyes of a curious feline at meal times. […]
Cats are descended from desert animals, leaving them with an innate ability to retain water. Many domesticated housecats live on the edge of dehydration, ignoring the clean water in their bowl. This becomes frustrating when they insist on drinking filthy water, in or out of the home. We will look at why cats drink unclean water and explore the risks. There is a wide array of symptoms of sickness that you’ll need to look out […]
Felines have strange eating habits. You may buy quality cat food, only for your pet to reject it. This is confusing enough, but it becomes increasingly so when your cat starts eating insects. This guide will explain the various species of insect that your cat may encounter (and eat) in your garden or the wild. Read on to learn why your cat eats bugs, and how you should react.
Cats are obligate carnivores, not vegetarians. They need to be fed a diet that is high in protein (amino acids, such as taurine) to facilitate their physical development. A cat’s diet plan should NOT consist entirely of green vegetables. Pets have different dietary requirements to humans. Introducing vegetables to your cat’s diet can boost their health, but it must be done carefully. Don’t fill your cat’s food dish with fresh green produce. That’s a fast track […]