Natural Cat Food

Raw cat food recall: our cats ate some! Here’s what happened…
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Raw cat food recall: our cats ate some! Here’s what happened…

RadCat is having a voluntary recall and we inadvertently fed our cats the contaminated food! Yes, before the recall was announced, WE bought one of the offending foods (the Turkey – but Chicken and Beef were affected too). And. Fed. It. To. Our. Cats. Twice (sort of). YIKES! But first, don’t panic. We haven’t heard…

5 dangerous homemade cat food mistakes + how to avoid them
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5 dangerous homemade cat food mistakes + how to avoid them

Making your own cat food can be cost-effective and very healthy for your cat, but – and this is a BIG BUT, friends – only if you do it right: otherwise, it could potentially be life-threatening to your cat. (Still, it’s do-able. We’ll talk about the easiest way to get it right in a moment.) Dr. Karen Becker writes…

Switching a diabetic cat to low carb? Read this first! Dangers to avoid + a story with a happy ending
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Switching a diabetic cat to low carb? Read this first! Dangers to avoid + a story with a happy ending

Pyewacket is a 15-year-old kitty who developed diabetes around age 10. This cute little tortie is doing fine now, but this wasn’t always the case. Her human, Rhiannon, wrote me to share a cautionary tale she thought other cat caretakers would benefit from. She was very generous to come forward and I agreed that we needed…

Dr. Hofve on what to feed a cat with kidney disease
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Dr. Hofve on what to feed a cat with kidney disease

One question I get a lot is “What should I feed my CKD cat?” (CKD stands for chronic kidney disease. It’s also called CRF, chronic renal disease.) Not having a definitive answer, I requested an interview with one of my favorite cat experts, the holistic vet, Dr. Jean Hofve. She provided some surprising and helpful answers! Dr. Jean, if you had a cat…