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    What Do You All Think Of The New Fancy Feast Savory Centers?

    Well, I'd try one with my cat if I could find it at my local store...bet the cat would love it.
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    .8 Phosphorous Dmb With Phosphorous Binder?

    So you are saying that the food she will eat is .8% on a dry matter basis. Correct me if I'm wrong. According to the manufacturer of royal canin, their prescription kidney food is: as follows: Royal Canin Renal D cat food Phosphorous: 0.44% DM Royal Canin Renal E cat food Phosphorous: 0.46%...
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    Full Mouth Extraction Questions

    Did you talk to the vet? What meds is he on? It took an appetite stimulant to get my cat to start eating after his full mouth extraction.
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    Full Mouth Extraction Questions

    What instructions and medications did you vet give you post operation?
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    So I called a bunch of companies about dry matter phosphorus in their retail foods yesterday and today. Royal Canin, Halo, Instinct. ect, and Blue Buffalo just to be sure. Ironically, all of the representatives were super nice, except for the rep at Blue Buffalo. The rep was rude. So it just...
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    Can you specify whether you are talking about as fed or dry matter, in terms of minimum in this case? Thank you. Yes, my cat enjoys the royal canin brand, but the fillers they use in brands like those concern me.
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    She Stopped Eating Her Temptations Topper

    Yes, it's really good to know how to make it. And you're right, homemade if you can handle it it often best. I'm grateful for seeing these options too.
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    Originally I converted the percentages to decimals so that's how I got this: 1 - 0.82 moisture = 1.22 1 =100% , .82 = 82% The as fed percentage that the company gave me was .55% I'm not sure about what I'd call that calculation here...
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    Black Crust On My Cat's Nose

    My cats not a persian, but he does get something similar. It's just mucus, or even sometimes wet food that sticks to his nose. I just carefully clean his nose every couple of days. Gental warm wet cloth, slowly. His nose was worse though when he had a nasal infection. Has your vet rules out...
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    Where did you get 78 from? Would you say 5.6% is a high phosphorus number?
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    She Stopped Eating Her Temptations Topper

    I found these super sauce things by all natural pet and bone broth by honest kitchen, at my local petsmart. I'm about trying these products, in case I chicken out of making homemade broth for my pet.
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    Just How Bad Is Tapioca Starch?

    Oh, I'm so glad you brought this up. I don't have an answer, but I was wondering the same thing...
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    Oh, wait, if you convert 221.8 to a percentage, it looks like 2.21%. Which looks similar to what a dry matter result would look like !
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    Yes, the fillers aren't good, but it was a good stepping stone from the junk wet food.
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    You don't happen to have an example or be good at math? I'm so confused... but my cat loves that flavor right now. Here's what I got: 1 - 0.82 moisture = 1.22 1.22 / 0.055 = 221.8 I feel like I did it wrong... percentages change to whole or decimal points...
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    Cat Tries To Eat Grass

    I'm going to try to grow inside and watch the fun.
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    When called blue buffalo to get their dry phosphorus content, they said they could only tell me their as fed, with as 0.55% for the Minced Adult Chicken and Trout. Would you see that as a bad sign about their product? Several other similar brands had no trouble with providing me with the dry...
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    Yes, we have an appointment tomorrow. I have been all over Tanya's website, but it is a lot of information. I'm sure the question I've has been asked many times, but thank you for being nice, as this is confusing and I'm terrible at math. My vet is tricky, good for medical knowledge, but...
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    Phosphorus As Fed

    Thank you for the explanation. So basically, would you say I'd get a better idea about comparing phosphorus in foods by having a dry matter basis calculation?
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    Picky Eater

    If leave out dry food for my cat, I have a very hard getting him to eat wet. They get addicted...
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