Did you know ancient Egyptians sentenced cat smugglers to death? As much as we may try to hide it and keep a level head, modern cat owners are no less protective. Cats owners hold their pet dear, and regard them as one of their top priorities. Still, thousands of proud cat “parents” are endangering Fluffy and Patches without realizing it. How?
Not Knowing Any Better
Cats are low maintenance, especially in comparison to dogs. (And any experienced pet owner will be able to tell you that they drool a whole lot less, too.) Still, it is your job as a cat lover not to confuse low maintenance with no maintenance. Owners need to be careful to limit the amount of human food and beverages their cats consume. Onions, grapes, chocolate, and garlic are an obvious no no, but even favorites like tuna fish and milk can be harmful in large quantities. (Tuna does not contain essential vitamins cats need, and milk is likely to cause digestive problems and gas.) Likewise, ignoring blata