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Can Cats Drink Salt Water

Can Cats Drink Salt Water?

In Samuel Taylor Coleridge’s 18th century poem, The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, a crew of seamen stranded in a becalmed, salty sea laments, “Water, water, every where, nor any drop to drink.” The anguish and irony of dying of thirst while surrounded by an endless amount of (undrinkable) water is just one of the […]

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How Do Cats Recognize Their Owners

How Do Cats Recognize Their Owners?

Have you ever wondered how your cat knows you’re you? In other words, how do they know you as a distinct person from your spouse, mom, brother, or a complete stranger? In this article we’ll cover the following; Cats and Their Senses, What You Need to Know Do Cats Recognize Us By Sight? Do Cats […]

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Can Cats Eat Cabbage

Can Cats Eat Cabbage?

I don’t know about you, but I didn’t like cabbage as a kid. As an adult, however, I love cabbage, whether it’s a good coleslaw or Bosnian sarma, which is meat, rice, onion, salt and pepper mixed together and wrapped in a cabbage leaf. Cabbage is known as a good choice for people who are […]

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Can Cats Eat Salmon

Can Cats Eat Salmon?

If there is a cat out there that doesn’t love fish, I have yet to meet them. In fact, fish and milk are the people foods most commonly associated with cats. But, how well does this popular perception mirror reality? The real question is, even if cats love it, is salmon actually a healthy food […]

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Can Cats Eat Nuts

Can Cats Eat Nuts?

Squirrels love nuts. They’re also popular with people as a healthy, natural food. But can cats eat nuts? Let’s find out. In this article, we’ll cover the following: Cats and Nuts – What You Need to Know Can Cats Eat Nuts? Can Kittens Eat Nuts? Benefits/Negatives of Feeding Cats Nuts Alternatives to Nuts for Cats […]

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Can Cats Eat Kidney Beans

Can Cats Eat Kidney Beans?

Beans, beans, the marvelous fruit, the more you eat, the more you…  get healthier, right? Kidney beans are considered a healthy part of people’s diets. So, you might be wondering if kidney beans would be a good addition to your cat’s diet. As we will see, kidney beans can make a fun and interesting treat […]

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Can Cats Eat Mango

Can Cats Eat Mango?

Mangoes are a tasty choice for people who are trying to eat a healthy diet. Very popular in many parts of the world, you may wonder: can cats eat mango? In this article we’ll cover the following: Cats and Mango, What You Need to Know Can Cats Eat Mango? Can Kittens Eat Mango? Benefits/Drawbacks to Cats […]

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Can Cats Eat Lettuce

Can Cats Eat Lettuce?

Lettuce is a good choice for people who are trying to eat a healthy diet. As the main ingredient in many salads, lettuce contains many essential nutrients and is low in fat and calories, assuming you go easy on the ranch dressing. Widely accepted as being good for people, you may wonder if lettuce is […]

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Why Do Cats Yawn

Why Do Cats Yawn?

If you’ve spent any time around cats, you’ve surely seen them yawn. You might have even seen them pandiculating. What’s pandiculation, you ask? That’s a good question. And why do cats yawn, anyway? Is yawning the same for cats as it is for human? Sit back, stretch out, have a good yawn, and we’ll answer […]

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Can Cats Eat Yams

Can Cats Eat Yams?

Many pet-parents are always on the lookout for ways to enhance their cat’s nutrition while bringing some variety to their meals. Oftentimes, this means adding healthy vegetables, such as yams, to the cat’s diet. While yams may be healthy food for people, are they actually good for your cat to eat? And, what exactly is […]

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