Home Feeding

Feeding

A wealth of information on feeding cats and kittens. Should you feed canned cat food or kibble, what supplements are good and other nutritional facts.

Cat Nutrition – Feeding and Caring for Cats

Diet is one of the most important issues facing you and your cat. It is essential to remember that cats are carnivores, and their bodies are designed to break down raw meats and all that comes with it. Even...

Ingredients in Cat Food – It Should Contain at Least 30% Protein

In early 2007 several major brands were found to contain tainted ingredients in their cat foods. These food contaminations lead to the illness and death of thousands of dogs and cats, and caused widespread panic and distrust towards the...

Feeding Cats table Scraps – Pros and Cons

Is it a good thing or a bad thing to feed cats table scraps? I guess it depends on who you ask and whether you are considering their health or their behavior. The most basic and complete answer is...

Wet or Dry Cat Food – Which is Best?

Cat food choices abound with fish, chicken, fresh flavors, hard crunch, chewy centers, and of course, wet mushy delectable bites. For a cat, their favorite is going to be anything that actually tastes like fish or chicken. You’re probably...

What to do if Your Cat is Not Eating

Ken Smith had adopted two black and white cats from the same litter when they were just six month old kittens. One of the kittens, Drexal, suffered from a permanent neurological condition that caused her to wobble when she...

Dry Cat Food – Is Kibble Safe for Cats?

Dry cat food is the most popular form of food fed to domestic cats today. Dry cat food is both convenient, clean and easy to feed, as well as inexpensive, and available in a high-volume form. Until recently, dry...

Ingredients in Cat Food – It Should Contain at Least 30% Protein

In early 2007 several major brands were found to contain tainted ingredients in their cat foods. These food contaminations lead to the illness and death of thousands of dogs and cats, and caused widespread panic and distrust towards the pet food industry. The culprit was discovered to be wheat...

Stopping a Cat from Scratching the Carpet

Many cat owner’s homes bear the tell tale signs that their cat loves to scratch. Oddly placed furniture (likely covering carpet that has been shredded) and throw blankets tossed here and there on nearly every piece of furniture in the living room (probably to hide the spots where the...

Cat Vomiting – Regurgitation of Food and Liquids

Vomiting describes the expulsion of food from the stomach. It may be related to disorders of the stomach but is a clinical sign that can occur with many diseases and problems. It is not a specific disease or diagnosis itself. Cats vomit quite readily and occasional vomiting in an...