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.
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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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