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Stomach disorders What kind of food is best cats?

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stomach disorders What kind of food is best for older cats?
Submitted: 2 years ago.Category: Cat Veterinary
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loose stools - still eats and drinks water but sometimes has diarrhea.
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Hi, this is Dr. Gabby. First you need to figure out the cause of the diarrhea before you choose a food.

There are many causes of diarrhea such as:

Gastrointestinal parasites like worms, giardia, and coccidia

Gastrointestinal bacterial infections

Liver disease

Food allergies or food ingredient intolerance

Inflammatory bowel disease

So I would start with a fecal test and blood work.

If you just want a general diet to feed her when she has diarrhea use plain cooked chicken.

Does that help? Do you have any additional questions?

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