How to feed the cat castrated
Firstly, after castration in the animal there is a serious hormonal changes. The cat becomes more calm and, quite often, a lazy, no longer mark territory, and increased interest in cats is replaced by heightened interest in food. Therefore, the first danger that lies in wait for him now - it obesity. Less physical activity, consumption of more food - and here you are, the result will not keep itself waiting long. Therefore, the first rule, which will now have to follow the owners - not to overfeed the cat. You can give the animal food often but in small portions. If you feed your cat ready to feed, it makes sense to switch to low-calorie. In the line of any professional have special feed food for neutered cats and sterilized cats.
What to feed the cat: ready food or natural food?
There are two options for feeding cats - it is only natural food feeding and breast-prepared foods. And the mix and that, and another can not, so you have to weigh the "pros" and "against"And as soon as possible to decide what to feed your cat: natural food, or prepared foods. Why can not interfere with one another? The fact is that cats stomach gets used to a certain type of food, and starts to produce specific enzymes required for digestion of this type of food. animal body can not produce simultaneously both types of enzymes - and for natural food, and prepared feeds! Violation diet is fraught with serious problems with the gastrointestinal tract. In addition, quality cat food (i.e., premium pet food), in any case, and balanced animal contain all necessary vitamins and minerals. If you start giving in addition to feed something else (natural food, vitamins), you break this balance and this food just will not go to the benefit of the animal.
If the cat eats flowers
Why the cat eats the flowers?
The cat in nature - small predator, its main diet in the wild consists of small rodents and birds. its she eats the entire production, together with bones, feathers and wool. But her digestive tract is not adapted to digest them, so the cat has to regurgitate nepevarennye leftover food. To facilitate this process, feral cats sometimes eat grass. The grass irritate the stomach, and this provoked the gag reflex. Also cats constantly lick, and as a result swallow lumps of wool. From this "ballast" they also need to clear the stomach.
Feeding newborn kittens
Schedule of feeding a kitten. Up to and including the third week
The first five days of a newborn kitten should be fed every 2-3 hours day and night. Daily rate of 30 ml per 100 gram weight. Further, for up to two weeks, kittens fed every 4 hours during the all day. The amount of food is increased to 40 ml per 100 gram weight. At this time, kittens need some cat milk replacer. The milk of any mammal is designed exclusively for babies of its kind, so give what you like kittens milk in its pure form is impossible in means. You can use the cat's milk substitutes, which are sold in pet stores or prepare milk mixture on their own. For its preparation will need 4 pieces of boiled cow (or goat) milk and one part of the egg white. Ingredients needed to mix until smooth. If kittens can not tolerate cow's milk (you'll notice immediately, because problems will begin with a chair), you can try to give them a mixture of (very slightly diluted) for infants. Feed kittens comfortable with a pipette or a medical syringe without a needle. Giving them the mixture should be very careful, because if it gets into the lungs, the kitten drown. If this suddenly happened - immediately turn it upside down to release the respiratory tract. In addition, you need to take care of that while eating a kitten into the stomach did not get air. It needs to hold a syringe or pipette at an angle of approximately 45 degrees. After feeding kittens to gently massage the tummy dipped a cloth in order to stimulate digestion and help them send natural needs. Under normal conditions, it makes mom cat. The kitten must "go to the toilet," 2-3 times per day.
What is better to choose food for your cat?
What food for cats is the best?
Definitely the best option is to select the feed premium or super premium, ie professional cat food. Such feeds are well balanced, contain all the essential vitamins imikroelementy not contain colorants and flavorings. If you give your animal a good diet, it does not need extra vitamins, treats and other additives. Good food and well balanced, so do not give anything except his cat, in the best case, it will be useless, and at worst - is harmful. The basis of the premium feed of meat (offal not!), So it is always a part of in the first place. This is important, since the cat is primarily required is a quality animal protein and vegetable not.