Animals rely on the fat reserved for energy when they don’t eat. The liver processes the stored fat before it’s used for energy and this process needs adequate supplies of protein.; If your cat is not eating much, then he will experience rapid weight loss and the protein supplies will soon be exhausted and the liver will be overpowered by all the fat.
Cat not eating much, but acting pretty much normal. ... As the title says, my cat is not eating much (or any) of his food. I’m feeding him Friskies Shredded Chicken. Not my ideal choice of food for him, but until recently that’s what he preferred. I feed him twice a day. Once in the morning and again at night.
They said nothing is wrong with him outside of the FIV (which they said he can still live as long as a normal cat even with it) and they don't know why he isn't eating. So, we've taken him back home. He's acting like a normal cat again, he's meowing and purring so we tried giving him food and water.
My cat Simon doesn't seem to be eating or drinking very much recently - and by recently I'd say the last two days. I have seen him both eat and drink, but he doesn't seem to be doing much of either. He'll eat a few pieces of kibble and walk away. I've not changed his brand or formula of food, water, or even his litter type recently.
The only thing that’s wrong is that she’s not eating. Is the cat sick? The answer is yes. It is not normal for an animal, whether cat, dog, or human, to go two days without eating when you ...
Hi, My cat is acting very sluggish. He has developed trouble swallowing and his breathing passages seem constricted. He is eating but not as much as usual. Do you have an idea what the problem might b … read more
People joke about cats and their finicky eating habits, but it’s actually a serious issue if your cat won’t eat.. Although a refusal to eat is concerning for all pets, it can be more dangerous for cats.. When animals don’t eat enough, they must rely on their fat reserves for energy.
My cat has not been eating much for the last week or so. He seems fine otherwise, just leaving a lot of food in his dish. When I go over to his dish he runs over, excited to eat, then smells his food and walks away. I bought him some new food and he gobbled it up quickly then puked immediately. What could be wrong?
There are any number of potential reasons for an adult cat not eating. Some cats simply become finicky eaters and will only eat a certain brand or a particular flavor. If your cat has just exited the kitten stage, it could be that he doesn’t like whatever adult recipe you are feeding him as much as he liked his kitten food.
Cat Illnesses are too often diagnosed late in the course of the disease. Many loving cat owners wait too long to take their kitties with feline illnesses symptoms to the veterinarian. The results are suffering pets, heartbroken owners, and a higher financial cost. The goal of this page is to help you go beyond the obvious signs of an emergency to include the more subtle