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I am a Vet Tech and most Vets I've worked with have told me to stay away from canned food, or use it on a limited basis. The main reason for this has to do with dental health. Unless you are planning to brush your cat's teeth, they need crunchy food to help remove plaque and keep their teeth and gums in good shape. Cats who eat only canned food need their teeth cleaned frequently, which involves anesthesia, and is expensive. I would talk to your vet about this.

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u are how can u stop a kitten to calm down btw cute cat
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TY! I'm glad you wrote this! I was just reading the comment where someone said their vet said to stay AWAY from dry and I thought, "huh??" B/c I'd always been told that it is bad for dental reasons, as well. And b/c of the warnings, I've felt guilty for YEARS because I slip both of my furbabies a half can of fancy feast in the morning...
BTW--yes, the brushing definitely helps if you give them canned! My 3rd furbaby, who passed away last year was 24 when he died and he STILL had the majority of his teeth!!
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Wow, great job on the cat raising. Don't feel guilty, you are doing it right! I give my cats canned food or tuna occasionally as a treat but use good quality dry food as their main diet. They are not 24 (yet) but also have very good teeth. Again, good job!
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Wow! A lot more than I have!
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http://www.petforums.co.uk/cat-health-nutrition/13474-brand-cat-food-best.html

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There are several excellent choices: Nature's Choice is one; so is Wellness; also, we use Target's "Boots & Barkley" brand. With all of these foods, stay away from any fish flavored foods, and also, try to get away from dry foods--our vet told us canned foods are best: cats aren't supposed to eat dry cereal! All brands have weight-loss formulations. The other key is to NOT free fees. In other words, kitty gets two meals a day, morning and night--food stays down for 1/2 hour, and then is taken up.

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Boots & Barkley is currently having major recall due to salmonella! Check it out!
http://www.fda.gov/Safety/Recalls/ucm340337.htm
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Yikes! Thanks for the heads up--that's being removed from the pantry NOW!
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Glad to help! We all have to stick together for our furbabies, right!
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Usually through scientific prescription for meat, fish or vegetable-based cat food, cats are able to provide basic and balanced nutrition

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Read the ingredients info on the back.of the bag. Stay away from any foods with chicken digest (yes it's what's in the chicken when they kill it), corn or wheat gluten meal or tons of unpronounceable chemicals..The fewer protein sources the better . I kept a kitty with inflammatory bowel alive until she was 20 using blue buffalo and wellness foods. The extra money you spend on food will be saved on vet bills.





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oh very good question
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peanut butter :D

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:-() peanut buttr could kill it probuly
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really? is it some kind of allergy?
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yes peanuts
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Probably bad for teeth
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yep and it will get stuck in thre do u know what some good questons to ask a dude?
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that is crazy. on the other hand pregnant women cant eat shrimp, so i fold
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Buffaloe wings

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I think that they'd choke and I don't keep wings at all times if I did I'd eat them
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Lol my cousins friend gave her cat lasagna and it never wanted anything else, but if its over weight make it exercise take him/her for walks

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One of the best cat food are 'Science Diet' and you should feed it wet food once in a while too

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buy a bag of frozen fish, i usually go with talapia because its the cheapest, and feed your cat 1 piece per 5 lbs of weight. make sure not to cook it. In the wild cats eat raw food so trust me, there is nothing wrong with feeding your pets raw food. raw chicken can also be used instead of fish. just use 4 oz of chicken per 5 lbs.

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Good answer but please be advised chickens are now being fed GMO (genetically modified organisms) grains and grasses. They are hard for the "pasture-fed" critters to digest.
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I've never seen a cat who doesn't like tuna

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Except if it's cooked...cooked meat/fish is too hard on the kidneys.
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meat my cats
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I have one that doesn't. She'll eat all poultry & beef, but her chunky butt won't have anything to do with tuna or salmon, or any other fish! She's got issues...lol.
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<----- Yum, I like fish!

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lol bty cute cat
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I believe fish.

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fancy feast btw cute cat

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Meow Mix!! My family has had a couple of cats before and we fed them nothing but meow mix. All of them lived to be twice or three times the average age of a cat. :D

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Purina one

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i think you can give a plate full of milk or some fish

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Cat food?

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cat food !? if ur cat is over weight go to ur vet and they will tell what ur diet for ur cat should be

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stay away from canned food! Normal cat food is good and about once a week give your cat some left over meat. Its good for them to have real meat sometimes AS LONG AS THERE'S NO SPICES OF ANY SORT ON IT. Also don't give your cat milk, it gives them worms (not good at all for you or your cat! )

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