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Feature September 2017 Issue

The Benefit of Therapeutic Diets for your cat

Consult with your vet before making a swtich to a food with a specific purpose. It's important to make an appropriate choice free from marketing hype.

The Benefit of Therapeutic Diets for your cat

As advances in nutritional research continue to develop, various health conditions are being helped through diet. Here are the conditions most likely to benefit.

In my feline-only veterinary practice in New York City, not a single day goes by without a client asking me: What is the best diet for my healthy cat? These days, it is becoming increasingly more difficult to answer this (seemingly) simple question. Many people feel that cats should be fed canned food only, and that dry food is extremely unhealthy for them.

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