There’s No Reason For “Kitten Food!”

There’s No Reason For “Kitten Food”! A listener wrote me with a question that I’ve heard a lot: “What’s the best kitten food for my new family member?” The research I did for THE CAT BIBLE showed me that the dietary requirement of a kitten is this: to get twice as much high-protein food as […]

Your Cat is Likely Overweight

The Expert Vet (10-12-2015) #5044: Is your cat fat? Very likely! Dr. Donna says that 88% of owners of overweight cats do not think their fat cats are fat! 8 to 10 lbs. is the ideal weight for a cat — which describes so few cats and improper feeding is the cause! Cats are obligate […]

Is Wet Cat Food Really So Much Better Than Dry?

Is Wet Cat Food Really So Much Better Than Dry? I got this letter from Carol, a listener to my show CAT CHAT® that really made an impression on me because it was so honest about her long-held skepticism about my urgent recommendation to everyone that they feed canned food to their kitties. “I have […]

Cats are Eating Cindy out of House and Home

Cats are Eating Cindy out of House and Home I got this email from Cindy, who is a Cat Chat® listener, and has taken to heart my advice to feed cats wet food only, because they are obligate carnivores whose bodies don’t need or do well with carbohydrates. She wrote: “Thanks to you, over the […]