03 May '11, 10pm

5 Human Foods Cats Can Eat

5 Human Foods Cats Can Eat

By Jane McGrath, Animal Planet It can be hard to resist spoiling your beautiful feline friend with a special treat from the dinner table. But as wise cat owners know, many human foods can be unsafe for your cat because we have vastly different nutritional needs from them. Even some kinds of food your cat loves and begs for might wreak havoc on your lovable furball’s digestive system. We spoke with Dr. Elizabeth Colleran, President of the American Association of Feline Practitioners (AAFP) , who said that the list of foods you can never feed your cat is a lot smaller than most people think. Cats should never have onion, garlic, kelp, grapes or raisins, sugary treats, chocolate, and alcoholic or caffeinated drinks, even in small doses. However, you’ll find many veterinary lists of dangerous foods are longer. The truth is, if you examine the fine print, some foods on these wa...

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