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Hi. My name is***** Thank you for your question about Naomi. How long was she going with not eating her regular food (how long before you started to offer the tuna)? Did she start to lose weight? Is she still bright and alert and being as active as normal?
Alright. Some cats can slow down with eating of their regular food. Sometimes it is due to environmental issues like stress or heat or noise. Some can have medical reasons for not wanting to eat as well of the regular food - typically though this continues and they start to lose weight. Some can have oral issues that make chewing on harder food more of a challenge such as dental disease or oral sores. Could she be one that has figured out that she can hold out to get tuna? Some can be very smart and figure out that they can "train" their owner to give them something that they really want!