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Cat nutrition 2.0 ... What's...

By popular demand, here's the promised post on what's new in cat feeding and nutrition. After last...

Pet Owners Confused About...

Understanding how to feed our pets properly is critical to their well being. See why some people...

5 Common Cat Illnesses that...

A high quality, well-balanced diet is fundamental to your cat's health, but do you know why? Here...
 

Appropriate Nutrition for Cats

Next to air, food is the substance our cats take into their bodies most often. How long they live, their quality of life, the health of their immune system, and their behavior all depend greatly on the food they eat.

PMI Nutrition, LLC Recalls Red Flannel® Cat Food

PMI Nutrition, LLC (PMI) has issued a voluntary recall for 20 lb. bags of Red Flannel® Cat Formula cat food due to possible Salmonella contamination.

5 Ways to Know Your Cat Food is Worth the Money

It’s not wrong to want to save money on certain things to enjoy other luxuries, but does it really make sense to skimp on your cat’s food and get the “cheap” brand? Definitely not! Your cat is a wonderful friend and deserves a meal that will help keep him or her healthy for many years to come. The question then becomes how will...

Cat Not Eating? Maybe Your Pet Food Smells or Tastes Bad

While many cats will accept new foods, your cat may have certain preferences to the taste, texture, and smell of the food.

5 Things that Could Help Prevent Cat Food Recalls Today

Learn how cat food recalls occur and what specific steps manufacturers can take to help prevent them from occurring in the first place.

Can Cats Eat Dog Food?

Can cats eat dog food? What would happen if your cat happened to take a couple nibbles out of your dog's bowl?

Can I Make My Dog or Cat a Vegetarian?

About 15 years ago, I treated a 15-month-old cat for congestive heart failure secondary to a severe, rare type of heart disease called dilated cardiomyopathy (DCM). This cat had a 6/6 heart murmur (We grade heart murmurs on a scale of 1-6, with 6 being the worst!), and it was all due to its diet. Turns out, this young cat...

What to Do About Cat Hairball Problems

Though they may just seem like a nuisance, cat hairballs can actually be signs of a bigger issue.

Is Your Cat Eating Better Than You Do?

Do you have a group of personal nutritionists who spend their days making sure your every meal is healthy and balanced? Do you have a staff of scientists and technicians who work to keep all the food you eat free from potentially harmful contaminants

Signs Your Cat is Getting Older

Cats are subtle creatures, not ones for making a big scene whenever they feel under the weather. But subtle or not, cats are susceptible to just as many symptoms of aging as the rest of us, particularly as they approach their senior years. The good news is astute pet owners looking for small changes can spot many signs of aging...

They Eat What We Are: NYT Magazine ventures into nutrition and pet...

I know this is a late-in-the-day, cop-out post for those of you accustomed to my opinions, impressions and analysis. I must confess to being lazy as a result of a wicked flu that’s dogged me for three days now and my prep for a conference I’m supposed to attend tomorrow (it remains to be seen whether my illness will allow me to...

Health Benefits of Functional Cat Treats

Cat owners show cats their love by giving treats as well as affection. While your everyday cat treats are basically empty calories and should be kept to a minimum, there are some special types of treats available that will give your cat a bit of supplemental nutrition.