Best things to feed starved cat? And how much, how fast

I found my way home over 1 yr after I went missing. Mom took me to vet & I am less than 1/2 my weight now, plus my nails are way over grown & very thick. I also have a URI & have meds. Momma thinks someone had me locked up somewhere starving me since I couldn't wear my claws down. I won't eat the meat baby food, hate the pedialyte but I have eat a little dry food, couple soft treats and 2 vienna today. I also peed but Mom couldn't see how much cause it was outside.

What else can mom tempt me with and how fast? Anything special to help me recover my weight? I'm 8 now and lost a couple lower front incisors while missing.

Help my mom save me. She raised me from a literal still wet new born 2.1 oz runt.

Asked by Alex on Aug 7th 2014 Tagged weightloss, malnourished, starved in Other Health & Wellness
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What about the supplement milk stuff they have in stores for baby kittens mixed with dry food? Maybe even warm the milk a little so the smell is a little stronger to attract your baby.

Parker answered on 8/9/14. Helpful? Yes/Helpful: No 0 Report this answer

Orion Hemingway

Try MaxCat kitten food cans to help put on weight until he is back to normal. Kitten food has more protein and fat that regular cat food, so go for it (temporarily). I'm glad you were reunited! ^_^

Orion Hemingway answered on 8/15/14. Helpful? Yes/Helpful: No 0 Report this answer