Natural food: how to feed a cat correctly?
Feed your pet “straight” will only be able to particularly pedantic people who do not scare the remnants of food on the kitchen floor. Manufacturers of ready-made food carefully select the proportions of trace elements to ensure a balanced diet for animals. If the owner takes control of the pet’s diet, he will have to carefully select the ingredients.
What to feed a cat at home? Meat and dairy products will form the menu:
1. 2/3 of the diet – meat (fish).
2. 1/3-porridge, vegetables, dairy products, canned food.
Lamb and pork pose a serious threat to the cat’s digestive tract, as well as food from the human table. Chops, fried dishes, smoked fish and pickled foods are strictly prohibited. The ideal option is beef, chicken (without skin), sea fish of noble varieties. Cats willingly eat baby food (diet).
Feed the animal 3 times a day (at one time) in portions of 50-60 g per 1 kg of weight. Food should be at room temperature.
Pets with special needs
What cat food is better to choose if the animal is allergic, suffers from urolithiasis or has digestive problems? Pets with genetic abnormalities and various ailments should eat special food.
Some cats require special nutrition after long use of low-quality feed. With serious violations, the animal will have to stay on a diet for the rest of its life.
Special diet shown:
neutered and sterilized Pets;
animals in old age;
cats with sensitive digestion, suffering from heart diseases.
It is not difficult to organize meals. High-quality feed manufacturers offer special product lines for proper pet feeding.