• You Are What You Eat!

    6 monthes ago - By Precious Cat

    At Dr. Elsey's, we make a very important, yet very overlooked distinction:
    Cats are not small dogs.
    Cats metabolize their food differently than dogs do - dogs can survive on a diet without animal based protein, while cats simply cannot. Therefore, we shouldn't feed cats and dogs as if they have the same nutritional needs!
    Studies show that the risk of Chronic Kidney Disease, the leading cause of death in felines, could be shown by the increase of oxalate found in cat's urine. Oxalic acid is an organic acid produced in animals and plants when sugars, other carbohydrates, and carbon sources...
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