From The Vet: 3 Ways To Tell If Your Cat Is Eating Too Much

A cat needs to eat only enough to maintain her daily energy loss and no excess body fat. If your cat is overweight, she is eating too much. We know that obesity shortens lives and impacts overall health, and this is true for cats, too. Overweight cats are at increased risk for obesity-related diseases, like diabetes and hepatic lipidosis. (Those sound scary, don’t they? They can be!) The trouble is, when you see your cat every day, it is hard … Read more

Your Cat’s Top Ten Favorite Things To Do

There are plenty of activities that cats strongly prefer not to partake in. High on that list are taking baths, visiting the vet, and taking medication. It’s nice to know that our finicky felines do find joy in certain pastimes. Below are their top 10 favorite purr-suits. 1. Eat Most cats count the seconds until mealtimes, and I can’t say I blame them. Dinner is my favorite time of day, too! Researchers have proven that our kitties greatly prefer protein … Read more

These Cats Are Jealous Of How Good Their Parents Eat–And So Are We!

We know that dogs love to linger around the dinner table, but have you heard of cats giving the old “begging eyes” to their humans? In Japan, there’s a food-loving cat duo who loves watching their parents cook and eat! And with such delicious-looking meals, who could blame them? Rice, noodles, dumplings, fish, and pancakes, the kitties have even inspired their parents to make some cat-themed dishes that are almost too cute to eat (…almost!). Check out these feline foodies as they … Read more

7 Reasons Your Cat May Be A Picky Eater

Cats are finicky about everything. It’s what they’re famous for. If your cat is finicky about a basic necessity like food, it can be frustrating, expensive, and worrisome. Luckily, most of the reasons cats tend to avoid their meals are easily fixable. It’ll just may take a bit of investigating to get to the bottom of what you’ll need to tweak. Here are 7 of the most common reasons cats turn their noses up at food. Image: Tom Thai : Flickr … Read more

This Kitten Sounds Like He’s Saying “Yum Yum Yum” While He’s Eating

A delectable meal makes a person (or even a cat!) eat like there’s no tomorrow. It really shows when our cats are enjoying their meal, because it’s almost like they are smiling. Check this kitty out! As he’s chowing down, it sounds like he’s saying “yum yum yum!” It must be really good! His human really enjoyed watching him indulging that tasty feast! Source: Kitten makes hilarious sounds while eating by AnimalTales on Rumble Isn’t that cute?! Share this amazing … Read more