Q. I inherted a cat that is very over weight. The owner died he is 3 yesrs old . What kind of food can I feed him to help him lose weight.?

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A. The best options I would recommend are Royal Canin Satiety Support and Hill´s Metabolism, those are the most recently diets available for pets to treat obesity. Other options are RC Obesity and Hill´s r/d, w/d or m/d. You just need to measure the amount of food and adjust it to te new weight of your cat every week. Check the cat´s weight every week to be sure is loosing around 1 and 3%. Provide a bowl of fresh water every day.

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A. We suggest a wet, raw diet if at all possible, high protein-low carb is best. Low carb generally means higher in fat so you definitely want to watch portions and monitor the weight so you can make educated adjustments. A good raw food that is also easy for you is Easy Raw: http://www.onlynaturalpet.com/products/Only-Natural-Pet-EasyRaw-Dehydrated-Cat-Food/999293.aspx. PetAlive makes a wonderful herbal supplement that can help with natural healthy weight loss as well: http://www.onlynaturalpet.com/products/PetAlive-SlenderPet/230008.aspx

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