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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-29-2005, 10:45 AM Thread Starter
 
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What do you feed your cats?

Some time ago, Mickey started having frequent UTI's (urinary tract infections), so I started buying Hill's diet from the vet. The C/D diet especially. No more UTI's. My other 3 cats loved it, as well, so it worked out fine. That was about 3 years ago. I decided (because of the expense - $46.00 every 3 weeks) to try to go back to store brands. The vet said "sure try it and see what happens, but try and stay with the low ash, etc." So I did. I am using the Iams and other well know low ash and UTI-friendly brands. Anyone else have any suggestions/experience with the same? Although the expense is slightly lower, it's still "up there". But my babies are WORTH IT.
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-29-2005, 11:30 AM
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There's lots of info that might be helpful to you in the health and nutrition section

Personally, I feed my two predominantly wet food. Right now we're in the middle of a switch from a wet/dry diet to a wet/raw diet. I feed Wellness wet in the morning, and the plan (how it's going right now provided something doesn't force plans to change lol) is that they'll get a raw meal in the evening. So far so good!

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Wet food is definitely better for UTIs that Hills.

I second this opionion.
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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 07-29-2005, 05:22 PM
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