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  1. Raw Feeding For Cats: The Ingredients

    Raw Feeding For Cats: The Ingredients

    Feeding a homemade raw diet, or any homemade diet for that matter, means you are responsible for providing complete and balanced nutrition for your cat. As many TCS members can tell you (given half a chance, they will!), it doesn't have to be complicated, as long as you follow the right recipes...
  2. Raw Feeding Cats: Calcium And Bones

    Raw Feeding Cats: Calcium And Bones

    If you're feeding raw or are considering the option, you need to make sure the cat's diet is complete and balanced. If you're feeding homemade raw, using a nutritionally balanced recipe is key. Take a few minutes to read our discussion of finding the right recipe for feeding homemade raw. A...
  3. Preparing Raw Cat Food At Home - Tools Of The Trade

    Preparing Raw Cat Food At Home - Tools Of The Trade

    Feeding a raw-based diet doesn’t have to be complicated. As more cat owners choose to feed raw, the market for commercial products increases in size, and easy thaw-and-serve solutions are readily available. If you do choose to prepare a homemade raw diet for your cats, then keep on reading...
  4. Homemade Food For Cats: Consider Your Recipe!

    Homemade Food For Cats: Consider Your Recipe!

    Google “homemade cat food” and you will get almost 33 million results. There are recipes galore, YouTube videos, and many strong opinions on the subject. Our vets often discourage us from making cat food ourselves, and articles often indicate that it is difficult, that it requires a lot of work...
  5. Raw Food For Cats - Interview With Pet Nutritionist Dr. Martha Cline

    Raw Food For Cats - Interview With Pet Nutritionist Dr. Martha Cline

    The major pet food recalls of the past decade brought on a renaissance of alternative diets for dogs and cats. In what appears to be more than just a temporary fad, many cats are now fed homemade, often raw meat-based diets. In a recent Skype call with Dr. Martha Cline, DVM, Diplomate ACVN, we...
  6. Raw Feeding Cats: Types Of Raw Diets & Feeding Options

    Raw Feeding Cats: Types Of Raw Diets & Feeding Options

    There was a time when "raw feeding" meant "homemade." That is no longer the case. Some call it a fad, others consider the growing trend in feeding fresh, minimally processed food to be the result of consumer education and awareness. With the advent of commercially available frozen and...
  7. Feeding Raw To Cats - Safety Concerns

    Feeding Raw To Cats - Safety Concerns

    Maybe you've been reading about raw, and you’re feeling excited about the idea of regaining control over what goes into your pet’s food or feeding a fresh, minimally processed diet. But when you mention to your vet you’re thinking of feeding your cat a raw food diet, you’re taken aback when your...
  8. Raw Feeding For Cats

    Raw Feeding For Cats

    Recently, TheCatSite.com introduced the Raw Feeding Forum and we are excited about the positive response. Many cat owners already know that cats are obligate carnivores, but they mistakenly believe that the processed foods readily available in most grocery and pet stores today will satisfy their...
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