Q. My cat eats ash from our corn/wood pellet stove. Why would she do this and could it harm her?

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A. It could be that she has a nutritional deficiency that she's trying to correct. I don't what what is left behind in the ash from these stoves, so I would recommend restricting her access to it and getting her in to see your vet for an exam and bloodwork to see if there is any discrepancy that needs to be addressed.

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