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can cats eat pasta and tomato sauce

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can cats eat pasta and tomato sauce?
Submitted: 7 years ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. K replied 7 years ago.
Hi,

Cats are obligate carnivores, and are not considered omnivorous (like dogs). So, they therefore should not eat things like pasta and tomato sauce. This type of food is not "toxic" to cats, but it will likely give them indigestion, gas and diarrhea.

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