Why Do Cats Eat Grass and Throw up?


Grass is mainly fibre and the cat's stomach doesn't have the enzyme needed to digest it. However, grass can help a cat's digestive process by inducing vomiting of undigested food.
Q&A Related to "Why Do Cats Eat Grass and Throw up"
Wild dogs, wolves and foxes consume the entire carcass of their prey, according to the Doctors Foster and Smith Pet Education website. This includes eating the grass and plant-filled
all cats are greedy... and the reason he is eating grass then throwing it up is because They eat grass to make them throw up when they have tummy aches, so they can throw up whatever
Cats eat grass to to improve their digestion. Primarily, they consume it so as to regurgitate undigested foods, which may otherwise cause a blockage when traveling through their bodies
A dog that suddenly begins to have a taste for grass may be trying to
1 Additional Answer
Cats usually eat grass to induce vomiting. This is because they spend a lot of time grooming themselves and they get hairballs formed inside their stomach and this makes them remove it without causing harm. You can find more information here: http://petcare.suite101.com/article.cfm/why_do_dogs_and_cats_eat_grass
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