Re: Values for Diabetic Cats
- Yes, I am very familiar with that chart; there is a dry food chart
also. I use the chart whenever I go shopping for cat food; the people
in the store think I am crazy.
Marcia and Morris (and Tigger the diabetic, too)
--- In feline-heart@y..., "Sandler, Zellene E."
> Marcia, don't know if you've seen this chart, but it shows thecarbs as
> well. Maybe you can combine the info from both charts! I thinkthere's a
> dryfood part to it also.www.felinefuture.com
> I agree about feeding cats as obligate carnivores. The
> site discusses this in depth. I don't agree with all they say, butI do make
> a modified version of their recipe for my FIV cat, though I cookit. Widgie
> won't eat it, unfortunately. I give my cats supplemental meals ofbeef
> heart, (high in taurine), roast beef, and occasionally chicken orbeef
> liver...We're talking small amounts. I find consistently that whenI feed
> Widgie more of these small supplemental meals of protein, she hasmore
> energy. I especially like feeding beef heart, very lightly sauteedso
> there's still blood. I am also a member of the holisticat groupwhere we
> discuss this quite a bit!