Flag

Q: Chubby Kitty

August 27, 2008 | By Ambrosia M. | 4 answers | Expired: 2044 days ago

Ambrosia M.

One of my cats has put on a fair bit of weight lately, and exercise isn't really seeming to help. Can anyone recommend a good diet food that will help get my girl back to a healthy weight?

Readers' Answers (4)
heidi f.
Flag

Aug 27, 2008

science diet has a good diet food it will slim down the cat and also help with the litter box.

Thumbs Up: 0 | Thumbs up!

Jill R.
Flag

Aug 27, 2008

check with your vet for food recommendations for your cat, every cat is different. Also, make sure to take your cat in for weight and measurement recording so you can see how well her diet works.

you can also invest in treat balls that you can feed her with. She would have to play with the ball to get the food out, so it forces her to become active.

Thumbs Up: 0 | Thumbs up!

Kathrynnj
Flag

Aug 27, 2008

My one cat is like that too. She's very lazy though. I recommend switching to canned food vs just dry food. Try a brand like Wellness or Innova. Probably a grain free variety would be best. Alot of commercial cat foods have too much carbs in them and I've found out that cats actually can not process carbs correctly and it can make them over weight. All of my other 8 cats are at ideal weight other then the one, so sometimes cats can just be fat regardless of trying to exercise them and feed them right.

Thumbs Up: 0 | Thumbs up!

You might also enjoy:

Got a question about your pet? Get the answers you need from Zootoo's community of pet experts and owners.

Advertisement

Advertisement