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Nutrition Center - Slideshows

10 Signs Your Cat Might Be Stressed

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Here are some signs of stress you'll want to watch out for in your cat, especially if they occur suddenly.

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5 Reasons Your Cat is Extremely Hungry

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Is your cat's appetite insatiable? Here are a few reasons why Kitty keeps may be asking for more cat food.

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5 Cat Food Storage Mistakes You DON’T Want to Make

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There are so many things you can be doing wrong when handling cat food. Here are 5 mistakes you don’t want to make to keep your cat safe.

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Dry vs. Canned Cat Food: Which is the Best for Your Pet?

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Not sure if you should buy your cat dry food, canned food, or a little bit of both? Here are few cat food facts from veterinarians to better help you make a decision.

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4 Must-Read Tips Before Buying a Food-Dispensing Cat Toy

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Are you looking to get your cat more active? Does he or she constantly look bored? Then consider using a food-dispensing cat toy.

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Does Your Cat Drink Enough Water?

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Even a small deficit in the amount of water your cat consumes can make a big difference in your cat’s health.

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6 Things You Must Know About Cat Urinary Tract Infections

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A cat that refuses to use the litter box or who repeatedly urinates outside of the litter box can be difficult to live with. Unfortunately, many cat owners become frustrated and end up relinquishing the cat to a local shelter or turning the cat outdoors when faced with this situation. However, if your cat suddenly and inexplicably stop using the litter box, there is generally a reason why the behavior has occurred. Feline lower urinary tract disease (FLUTD) is one of the more frequent medical causes.

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5 Dangerous Foods for Cats

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While we may consider our cats to be family members, treating them as such can cause more injury than good.

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Digestive Problems in Pets: Causes, Signs and Treatments

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It’s not uncommon for your dog or cat to suffer from digestive disorders. Fortunately, acting quickly can prevent them from worsening.

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10 Kitten Supplies to Add to Your Checklist

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One of the keys to successfully bringing a new kitten home is preparation. Make sure you have these 10 kitten checklist items on hand.

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Common Causes (and Remedies) of Diarrhea in Pets

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While diarrhea is prevalent in pets, it shouldn't be taken lightly. Start by learning some common causes and ways to prevent diarrhea.

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8 Questions to Ask Before Giving Your Pet Treats

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If used correctly, pet treats can be a great asset. However, there are important things to consider before offering your cat or dog a treat.

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8 Common Snacks That Will Prompt a Portly Pet

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A small portion of food can almost constitute a meal for your dog or cat. Don't believe us? Here are a few examples.

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5 Ways to Choose Quality Natural Pet Food

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Pet food manufacturers use a variety of marketing tactics. hat does the term “natural” mean and does it equate with quality?

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Overweight Pets: Addressing the Epidemic

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More than half of the dogs and cats in the United States are overweight. Fortunately, there are steps get your overweight pet back on track.

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How to Care for Senior Pets

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Here are some simple things you can do to help your senior pet stay healthy, happy, and vital.

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What Does Made in the USA Mean for Pet Food?

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We take extra care when planning meals for our families, but what about our pet’s food? Do you know where it comes from?

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Are You Overfeeding Your Cat?

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Obesity is a growing problem in our feline population. Make sure your furry friend doesn't become a statistic.

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How to Identify Common Problems in Senior Cats

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Today, our cats are living longer than ever before. This also means also seeing unfamiliar age-related conditions.

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Top 5 Common Pet Owner Mistakes

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Pets can present a variety of challenges. Here are 5 common pet owner mistakes and how not to make the same ones.

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Six Signs it’s Time to Change Your Pet’s Food

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It’s a long-held myth that pets should be on the same pet food their entire lives. Here are 6 reasons you may want to get a brand new bag of pet food.

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nutrition Questions

  • Q: Are grain-free cat foods better than foods that contain grains?

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  • Q: What does “natural” mean on a pet food label?

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  • Q: What information can I take away from the ingredient list on a cat food label?

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