10th November 2020
Diabetes affects 1 in 300 pets. How can you help your diabetic cat and manage their diet?
4th November 2020
Watch out for unsafe foods for your cat this holiday season! Some of us over-indulge in the holiday season and, in some households, this can sadly be the same for your pet too. Did you know that there are some food in your house that are dangerous for your pet, too? Here’s some foods to watch out for:
How to weigh your cat's food accurately
5th March 2020
Weighing your cat’s food will ensure they are not overfed, which can cause weight problems such as obesity and weight-related illnesses like feline diabetes and heart conditions. Here we take a look at how you can weigh your cat’s food so that they get the right portion size every time.
Are you giving your cat too many high-calorie treats?
2nd March 2020
There are certain human foods that cats love as a treat, but do you know how highly calorific they are for your feline friend?
How Sure Petcare products can support your cat’s feeding routine
21st October 2019
Cats have a natural instinct to graze on their food throughout the day rather than eat two or three set meals per day. Here’s how Sure Petcare products can help you to support your cat to feed the way they want to.
Give your cat a healthy diet to prevent health conditions
6th June 2019
A healthy diet can have a positive impact on your cat’s overall happiness and wellbeing and can prevent them developing conditions related to poor diet.
How to use the Sure Petcare app to identify changes in your cat’s feeding
23rd May 2019
The SureFeed Microchip Pet Feeder Connect is revolutionising the way owners feed their cats. The data within the Sure Petcare app can help you identify changes in your cat’s feeding habits.
Why it’s important to monitor your cat’s feeding
16th May 2019
Obesity is a big problem amongst the cat population with many owners not even realising their cats are overweight. It’s important to have your cat weighed to find out if they are a healthy weight and to monitor their feeding to ensure they don’t overeat.
How to spot changes in your cat’s eating habits
11th March 2019
If your cat starts to eat in a different way, they could have developed an illness which is affecting their appetite. Many of us lead busy lives and are out of the house for much of the day, so it can be difficult to identify changes in eating habits if your cat eats from a standard bowl. At Sure Petcare, we have the answer.
Should I feed my cat wet or dry food?
7th March 2019
Deciding whether to feed your cat wet or dry food can depend on your own preferences, your cat’s preferences, and whether your cat requires specialist food. Here are a few things to consider.
Feeding your cat prescription cat food
6th March 2019
If your cat is on a prescription diet, then it’s likely that they have a fairly serious medical condition, so it’s paramount that they eat their food in order to maintain good health. Here are some top tips to help manage your cat’s prescription diet.
How your cat might choose to eat
14th February 2019
We want to ensure our cats lead a healthy lifestyle and to do that, they need to have a balanced diet. But the way we feed our cats might be quite different to how they want to eat. So how might your cat choose to eat?
Selecting the right food for your kitten or cat
7th February 2019
Learning what to feed your kitten or cat will set them up for a healthy lifestyle. Their nutritional needs will change throughout their life as they grow from kitten, to adult cat, to senior cat and there is wet or dry food to consider. Also, your cat may need to have a change in diet if they develop a medical condition.
How to stop your cat eating too quickly
22nd August 2018
When a cat eats quickly it can cause an upset stomach and they may bring up their food. Take a look at these top tips to encourage your cat to eat more slowly so that they lead a healthier lifestyle.
Introducing your cat to new food
7th June 2018
During your cat’s life, there might be a requirement to change your cat’s food. This could be for any of the following reasons.
5 top tips to encourage picky cats to eat
30th April 2018
Cats can have certain taste preferences, just like humans, so you may need to try a few different brands of food before finding one your cat is happy with. However, if you change your cat’s food at any time, be sure to do so gradually so that your cat doesn’t get an upset stomach.
Encouraging cats to eat during hot weather
12th February 2018
Cats naturally eat less during the summer, which is nothing to worry about if your cats are healthy and you have no concerns about their diet. But if your cat is on a prescription diet to manage a medical condition, or they need to gain weight, you might need to find ways to encourage them to eat.
Protect your cat’s food in the heat
7th February 2018
If wet cat food is on the menu for your feline friend it can be difficult to keep it fresh when the weather is hot. Keeping the food refrigerated is unlikely to be an option because many cats prefer to eat their food at room temperature. Also, if they like to graze feed throughout the day, it won’t stay cold for long.
Cat nutrition: food, water and obesity prevention
20th November 2017
Take a look at these tips for help with feeding your cat to keep them healthy and prevent obesity.
Feeding cats wet food and how to keep it moist
15th June 2016
In the wild, cats get a lot of their water from the small animals they eat. In a domestic setting, if cats are only fed dry food, it can be difficult to ensure they get enough water. So feeding your cat a wet food or a combination of wet and dry food will benefit your pet.
Training your pet to use the SureFeed Microchip Pet Feeder
23rd September 2015
If you have more than one pet you may have found yourself in the same position as many owners; with pets that like to steal each other’s food. The SureFeed Microchip Pet Feeder may be the solution that you need because it will keep your pets’ food separate.
How to keep cat food fresh and make it more appealing to your cat
9th April 2015
Find it hard to keep your cat’s food fresh? Take a look at our top tips to ensure your cat’s wet or dry food is kept in tip top condition!
How to feed your cats to keep them healthy
23rd February 2015
Not all cats require the same type or quantity of food. Their lifestyle, eating habits, age and medical condition all contribute to their dietary needs.
How do I know if my cat is overweight?
28th August 2014
We all want what’s best for our cat, and many cats have different needs. Deciding how much to feed a cat and recognising if they are overweight can be difficult. Learn what causes obesity and how to prevent it to ensure your cat leads a healthy lifestyle.