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Can cats safely eat mushrooms from the grocery store (i.e.,

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Can cats safely eat mushrooms from the grocery store (i.e., button, portabello)? My cat has FLUTD (struvite crystals)---will a small amount of mushrooms cause him a problem?
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  CriticalCareVet replied 6 years ago.
Thank you for your post!

While unlikely to be toxic - this is not something which I would offer as it may not only cause an upset stomach, but it is unlikely to help with the FLUTD signs at all.
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