my dads worried were not getting fed enough

stacey scovellstacey scovell Member Posts: 2
edited 15 November, 2008 in Food & Nutrition
dad is worried and wonders what we should be fed, we get dry complete food left out all the time, and we get two tins of meat a day btween four of us.


  • Stephanie ChangtuStephanie Changtu MiamiMember Posts: 1,175
    edited 15 November, 2008
    O.K. How are we supposed to help without details? How old are you, how much do you weight, what kibble do you eat, what canned do you eat?
  • Beastie_and_the_BoysBeastie_and_the_Boys Marquette, MI / ChicagoMember Posts: 17,806 ✭✭✭
    edited 15 November, 2008
    Well, if you're being free-fed dry, then it's unlikely that you aren't getting enough food. It's actually more likely that you're getting more than you need. Cats are like humans, we eat when we're hungry but we also eat when we're bored or just because the food is there. If your weight is healthy, you're probably fine. If you start getting chubby, your dad might want to consider cutting out the free-feeding. If you're underweight, you might need to see the vet.
  • Tina BTina B Vancouver IslandMember Posts: 2,238
    edited 15 November, 2008
    Need more details, what do you weigh, how old are you ,and what kind of food are you feeding?
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