If you're committing to a healthier lifestyle for your cat, it probably means you're spoiling him less with food treats; that can leave a lot of pet owners feeling guilty about neglecting their pet. But, just because you want your cat to slim down doesn't mean you can give him any special treats. Buy fun toys instead of food treats. Focus on items that will really get your cat moving, like a stringed feather on a pole that your cat will never get tired of swatting at.
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When you have two cats of contrasting body types (one slim, one fat), try this. Get a translucent storage box with a lid. Cut a “slim-cat-size” hole in the box, just big enough for the smaller cat to get in and out easily but too small for the pudgy kitty. Put the dry food for the slim cat inside the storage container (show it to him) so he can come and go and nibble as needed but the bigger cat that needs to lose weight can’t reach it. I’d also feed the fat cat separately.
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The staff at the shelter hope the feline’s affectionate personality will land her a forever home with an owner who’s willing to help the cat continue to slim down. If you’re interested in becoming that person, contact .
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If you’ve noticed your cat becoming rounder recently, it might be time to work out a kitty diet and exercise plan that will help her to slim down and become healthier. Here are a few simple tips that might be able to help.The Slim Cat Tower is a furniture item in Nintendogs + Cats that can be bought from in all versions for $150. It can be placed in one of the four corners in your home, and cats will sit or lay on it, quite often if you have more then one cat, they may share different levels of the tower.This is a great post. I would say the best way to help your cat slim down is to never let them get fat in the first place. It is SO hard to get them to lose weight.When should a plump cat slim down? Most vets classify a cat with more than 20 percent body fat as overweight, but more simply, if the feline profile viewed from above has no waistline or abdominal tuck, the cat is too fat. You should be able to feel, but not see, his ribs. He shouldn't have folds of swinging fat when he walks. A cat's ideal weight depends on age, breed, lifestyle, bone structure and gender, but the average adult cat generally tips the scales at 7 to 11 pounds (3.1 to 4.9 kilograms), with females weighing less.