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can cats eat egg yolks

Can Cats Eat Egg Yolks?

I wouldn’t normally eat raw egg yolks, but, if I had to pick one guilty pleasure in life, it would be eating raw cookie dough. Besides too much sugar, cookie dough often contains raw egg yolks that can make you sick. But, how bad are raw egg yolks for you, anyway? Can cats eat egg yolks? […]

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Can Cats Eat Jerky

Can Cats Eat Jerky?

If you eat meat, you’ve probably had jerky at some point in your life. You may be wondering if your cat might also like jerky. More importantly, is it healthy for cats to eat jerky? In this article we’ll cover the following: Cats and Jerky, What You Need to Know Can Cats Eat Jerky? Should […]

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Can Cats Eat Celery

Can Cats Eat Celery?

As a kid, the only reason I ate celery was that it was a vehicle for the peanut butter my mom put on it. As an adult, however, I enjoy celery both raw and in cooked dishes. Raw celery stalks are known as a good choice for people who are trying to eat a healthy […]

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Can Cats Eat Pork

Can Cats Eat Pork?

If you are a meat eater, then a southern fried pork chop is the ultimate in comfort food. While a pork chop slathered in maple butter with a side mashed potatoes and gravy might not be your best dietary choice, lean cuts of pork eaten in moderation are considered a reasonably healthy source of protein […]

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Can Cats Eat Pepperoni

Can Cats Eat Pepperoni?

Pizza is one of the most popular foods in America, and pepperoni is, by far, the most popular pizza topping. Pepperoni is a favorite food for people, but is it also a favorite of cats? More importantly, before you share your pepperoni pizza with feline companion, we should first answer the question can cats eat […]

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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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Can Cats Eat Oregano

Can Cats Eat Oregano?

Whether you have it as a houseplant on your windowsill or dried to cook with, most people have oregano somewhere in their home. A staple spice in Mediterranean cooking, oregano can be found in all sorts of recipes, from pizza to salads and meat dishes. While we know that not all plants are safe for […]

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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. Plantlike foods like cabbage, celery, or broccoli are known as good […]

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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 Bones

Can Cats Eat Bones?

While it’s much more common with dogs, sometimes cat owners will think about giving their cat a bone or two to munch on. Cats are almost always enthusiastic about bones, especially bones that come from meat and fish, but can cats eat bones? While chewing on and eating bones can have health benefits, the answer […]

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