Originally Posted by Cat_Valet
I found it funny when I first learned one of my cat loves my seawead snack. You guys might not heard about it, its a snack that probably only exist in Asian countries(of course now you can buy them from Asian markets), I perticularly love the one from Japan,
Anybody who's had sushi knows what it is... that dark green papery stuff that's wrapped around roll sushi (makizushi
All of the cats I've had in Japan love it! It's almost as fun as giving a dog peanut butter... the nori
sticks to the cat's lips, and they look really funny when they're eating it!
I try not to laugh too loudly, though... they hate that!
The kelp in canned food is probably in the form of carageenan... (you'll see it on the list of ingredients in chocolate milk, too) ... it's added to act as an emulsifier... a binder or stabilizer, and sometimes to add texture to the food... not necessarily because it's nutritious... but it's harmless, and can be nutritious, so...
If there's an Asian market nearby, pick up some nori
for yourself and your cats!