Cat Care

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…

Have you explored probiotics for feline CKD, IBS, and IBD prevention + support?

Have you explored probiotics for feline CKD, IBS, and IBD prevention + support?

Sometimes I think of cats as little magical beings, with their knowing blinks and their way of curling up with you just when you need some extra love and kindness. But let’s talk about those other little magical beings for moment: microbes. Because I believe they can make a big difference in our feline’s wellbeing….