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#1 june1

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Posted 01 September 2015 - 08:45 PM

I have a 21 year old timer names "Spike" he is doing pretty well and I guess I am doing right by him but us cat lovers always want the best for them. Spike is deaf and if he wants to know where I am boy does he shout for me. He is very affectionate and loves company.

 

I find he gets a little constipated sometimes and I try to get him to drink more but you cant make a cat drink more when they have had enough can you?

 

Just wondering if anyone has any ideas on this and any natural things I can try.

 

I try to get him to eat a little oily fish but he is not a big fan.

 

Thank you for reading.

 

June



#2 Alison D

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Posted 01 September 2015 - 09:14 PM

Any tinned food is good as it has high water content. You can also buy catlax which is very safe



#3 Doreen

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Posted 05 September 2015 - 06:09 PM

I put 1/4 tsp Metamucil in Maccy's raw meat every night, but you could add it to any tinned food. It helps him stay regular, he does tend to get a little constipated.



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Posted 18 September 2015 - 10:19 PM

I use a human grade liquid laxative and put it in Dootie's food each day.   I buy it from a local pharmacy.






 

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