So my cat is very overweight, he weighs in at 24 lbs. I have two and I only feed each of them 1/2 a cup of food a day and neither will lose weight (she is overweight too but not nearly as bad). Am I still feeding them to much?? Would love a couple of replies. I dont know what to do.....View Thread
I did not think that feeding them less food was going to be the answer, so thank you very much for confirming that for me! He is a big cat to begin with (he stands tall and is very long) but he wheezes as well. It scares me because they are like my children and I want them around for a long time. Thank you for acknowledging my try in getting my cats healthier! Thank you for your reply!View Thread
Thank you for all of your information. The 1/2 a cup is measured, and they eat it throughout the day, the do not gorge themselves. They actually do not like treats and they do not get human food. The only "treat" I give them (which my mother started with them" is giving them each an 1/8 of a can of cat wet cat food in the morning. I have cut them back to every other morning. I would stop completely but feel bad that they do not eat anything else besides their dry cat food (it must get boring eating it all the time!) lol My next move is definitely taking him to the Vet. I noticed that over the past couple of days he has been drinking more water than usual. I am not sure if it was the weather or a sign of something more serious, so the Vet is my best bet I'm sure. Again, thank you for you information and support!View Thread
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