Our feline companions are just seriously too curious! You just know that they are willing to sniff and try out everything. Sometimes they have a good reason to. Nonetheless, it is up to us pet parents to decide what is safe for them to eat.
Sometimes something obvious like introducing some ham in cat’s diet is not as simple as it may seem. This is because the meat could be processed for human consumption, meaning that there could be an excess of a certain chemical for a small cat’s body. There could even be too much sodium for your feline. This could spell trouble if she has any health problems.
Health, breed, size and weight are all of the things that can have something to do with the way your cat will respond to eating something like bread for example. It is just always a good idea to read a little about feeding your cat any foods that are out of the ordinary.
Can cats eat sardines? If you are pondering this question, the answer is ‘Yes’, it is safe to feed cats sardines. This fish is an excellent source of omega-3 fatty acids, vitamin D, and vitamin B-12, that are great for your cat’s immune system. However….
This question often baffles cat owner. Many humans foods are harmful to cats, but ‘cats can eat broccoli‘. In moderation, it isn’t dangerous to your feline friends, especially if they have developed plant-eating tendencies.
In broad strokes, coconut is not poisonous to cats, but it can be unhealthy for them. Small amounts of coconut and coconut-based products should not cause serious harm to pets. However, the flesh and milk of fresh coconuts contain oils, which can cause diarrhea, loose stools and stomach upsets.
Some human foods are outright toxic to cats, but carrots are among the vegetables that cats can eat without fear of being poisoned. The real danger carrots present to cats is that they can be a choking hazard.
Both species, felines and canines are carnivores thus meat is vital in their natural diet. You may give them plain, unseasoned boneless and skin less turkey.
Humans have 23 chromosome pairings where a cat only has 19. No 21st chromosome pair means no anomaly in that pairing. While some cats may display some of symptoms comparable to Down syndrome, the cause may be another genetic fluke, poor nutrition or just the cat being herself.
We all know how our furry friends go crazy as soon as they sniff it from across the room but can you have her eat some if it? How often can you give catnip to your kitty-cat? These and many other questions are answered in this article.
If you have a dog and a kitty chances are that they will like to share food sometimes but is it safe for her to eat the dog food? In this article, you will learn about the differences between their nutrition profiles and how this makes their food have a different nutrients.
If your feline truly craves some apples and jumps at them at any given chance should you let her have them? In this article, we discuss if apples are a dangerous addition to your kitty’s diet and if there are any benefits to them.
Your kitty will definitely leap for your salmon fish if you leave it unattended! But should you give in to your cat’s desires and feed her some? In this blog post, we will discuss if it is safe. We will also discuss how often you can let her have it and if there are any benefits of salmon in her diet.
You may have heard that tuna fish is not really safe for consumption even by humans because of the mercury content. But what about your feline? You can read here of all the dangerous and beneficial sides of feeding your cat tuna.
Most of us will have a few eggs for breakfast so it is only natural for your kitty to try and devour your breakfast. Now, you may be wondering if it is a good idea to share a bit or even a whole egg with your feline companion. In this article, we will go through the benefits and downsides of eggs plus what to pay attention to when feeding her eggs.
Almond milk is a great replacement for cow's milk if you are lactose intolerant. But is it safe to feed it to your kitty? Check out this article to learn about how to feed it to your cat as well as the precautions and the possible benefits of this addition in her diet.
Rice is a wonderful food to have on your menu but does it go the same for the kitty? In this article we will go through the pros and cons of having your feline share the rice with you and figure out if it is even a smart thing to do.
Peanut butter is one of the best things you could eat for a quick snack. Naturally, you may be wondering if it is a good idea to share a little bit with your kitty. In this post we will talk about the dangers of peanut butter in your feline’s diet and how should you try giving it to her should you decide to do so.
This is a very serious question. Chocolate can be extremely dangerous to your feline and under no circumstances should she be able to get to it. In this article, you will learn what to do if your cat happens to eat some chocolate, why it is dangerous and how to prevent this from ever happening.
Potatoes are definitely a very important part of our diet. But should they ever play a role in your cat’s diet? In this text, we will discuss if potatoes are safe for her to eat. Also, we will learn how and which potatoes to feed your cat if you decide to do so. Also discussed is what the worst case scenario is should Kitty get a mouthful of potato.
Our dearest kitties are known to be curious but a tomato could be dangerous for them in certain conditions. In this post, we will discuss how and which tomatoes you should never give to your feline friend.
In the wilderness, cats will naturally eat bones and those of chickens are no exceptions. But it is not that simple at all because there are many things you should know about this. In this article, we will talk about precautions and how it is safest for your cat to eat the chicken bones.
Since bread is an important staple of our diet, chances are that your cat will often ask to “inspect” it. She may even try to eat it. You could be left questioning if it is safe for her to eat it. In this article, we will talk about the possible benefits, some side effects and how it could be lethal to feed your cat with rising dough.
Some cats are just plain weird and really love to eat the bananas. If you are a proud parent of a bit odd kitty like this, you may be wondering if bananas are safe. In this post we will talk about the benefits of the banana in your feline’s diet and whether it poses any threat to have her eat it.
There is no doubt that your furry friend will check out those cute little heart shaped fruits you are nibbling on but what happens if she wants to eat them? Should you share it with her? In this article, we will go through the precautions and are there any benefits to having your kitty much down on some strawberries.
Watermelon is a great refreshment but is it safe for the kitty? In this article we will discuss how much and how to share some of it with your feline.
Avocados are filled with positive nutrients and surely many of them are very beneficial for your cat too. As it turns out, it is not as simple as feeding them to your kitty. In this article, we will talk about the benefits of avocado, how to feed your kitty with an avocado and what you must pay attention to in order for her not to get poisoned.
Your cat may have had corn in her diet through the commercial pet food but is the corn really healthy for cats? How about when given unprocessed like in the dry food? Is it generally good for cats? In this article we will talk about how grains such as corn will affect your feline and if they are any good.
Our dearest felines are very curious creatures and rest assured that if you are making some popcorn she will want to check it out. In this article we will discuss if it is safe to share it with your pet and how much.
Cats are known to like milk even if it is not really good for them. You may be wondering if your cat can have some yogurt instead. As it turns out, the plain yogurt can be quite beneficial to your cat. But, as always, things are never quite that simple. In this article, we will discuss the good and the bad sides of giving the yogurt to your feline.
Cheese will be appealing to most cats out there and you may have some extra cheese sometimes so why not giving it to her? Right? Well there are many things to consider and in this article we will go through the pros and cons of your kitty having some cheese.
Ice cream will give brain freeze to humans but it will do so to our felines as well which is not a good thing. You may be tempted to share some of it with her but make sure to read everything about how it may affect your feline.
It is quite normal if your cat will try anything in her power to get to the piece of ham on the kitchen table. Still, the question remains if it is safe for her to eat ham, considering all the sodium and the refinement process the meat went through. In this post, we will discuss all of the positive and the negative sides of adding ham to your feline’s diet along with some precautions.
If your kitty sometimes nibbles on your basil, you may be wondering if it is dangerous for her. In this article, we will go through the possible health benefits and dangers of basil in cat’s digestive system.
Apple cider vinegar is very helpful for humans but can it be helpful for your kitty? The short answer is yes but the longer one contains precautions and other important details that you will find in this article.
Whats that the kitty is starring at?! Did she see a ghost? Our felines have far superior senses then us humans do so we have to ask ourselves if they are able to see things which we are not. In this article, you will learn how their senses differ from our own and what are the probabilities that your kitty can see the spirits.