The nutritional requirement of cats are quite different from those of their canine counterparts. Although there's nothing in dog food that will directly harm a cat, dog food doesn't contain everything necessary to maintain your cat's health if fed over the long term.Â
We live in a society obsessed with food. This obsession has led to an increasing percentage of the population becoming overweight, including our cats. Statistics show that 25 % of all felines are obese or are likely to become obese by middle age.
Newborn kittens grow rapidly, making weight gains daily. If a kitten fails to gain weight over a 24 hour stretch, it becomes a real concern. Learn the tricks for getting the kitten back on track and gaining weight.
To avoid a tummy upset when changing the food you are feeding your favorite feline, it is always better to introduce the new food gradually. Here is a simple 7-day plan to effectively switch your cat to a new brand or type of cat food.