Diet & Nutrition for Cats

A nutritious, balanced diet is essential to keeping your cat healthy. Learn what you should be feeding your cat at every stage of its life.

Cat Food

Cat Food Basics: Dry vs. Wet, Diet, and Natural Foods
Everything you need to know to choose the right food for your cat.

Common Cat Feeding Errors
Could you be making one of these mistakes?

Feeding Your Adult Cat
How often, how much? What you need to know to keep your adult cat healthy and fit.

How Much Should Your Cat Drink?
Why adequate water is key to good health for your cat.

Healthy Cat Treats and Snacks
Some treats are better than others: What you should and shouldn't feed your cat.

What's New: Vitamins and Supplements for Cats
Pet nutrition experts offer their take on supplements and vitamins for cats.

Cat Nutrition for a Healthy Coat
Nutrition tips to give your cat a shiny coat and healthy skin.

Cats and the Raw Food Diet
Is a raw diet a healthy option for your cat?

Tips for Reading Cat Food Labels
What you should be looking for when shopping for cat food.

Feeding Issues

Unusual Cat Cravings
Experts discuss odd eating behavior in cats.

Feeding Senior and Special-Needs Cats
Tips for caring for a cat with special dietary concerns.

My Cat Refuses to Eat: What's Wrong?
When loss of interest in food is a cause for concern.

Food for Diabetic Cats
Understand how diet can impact your cat's diabetes.

People Food: Can You Feed Your Cat Milk?
Myths and facts about cats and dairy.

Obesity

How to Put Your Cat on a Diet
Get expert tips to help your cat shed excess weight.

Yes, You Can Exercise Your Cat
Fun and entertaining ways to boost your cat's activity.