Recommendations for feeding your cat have changed over the years. I can remember when the only choice was canned Puss N’ Boots. Then came the dry food revolution, and we swung from a high moisture diet to the opposite end of the scale. Now we know that some canned food should be included in your cat’s diet every day. Continue reading
Treat (noun): an event or item that is out of the ordinary and gives great pleasure.
Treats are an everyday part of interacting with your pet. They can include play time, affection and special toys, but most often we associate treats with a food item. Continue reading
As your pet’s health care provider, an integral part of what I do involves dietary counselling.
After examining your pet, I will select a veterinary prescription diet that is ideally suited for your pet’s nutritional needs. We call our diets prescription foods because they are selected by a doctor to treat or prevent medical conditions. This makes them different from regular pet foods.
Luna has the misfortune of having food sensitivity. The only food she can eat is a home made turkey and pea diet (with special supplements). Her owner is very dedicated, and has been making Luna’s meals since the end of 2012. The food is cooked every 2 months and placed in containers for freezing. One batch takes 2 turkeys (14 lbs of meat) and 7 lbs of peas. Here are some pictures of the most recent preparation.