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Is it correct that processed cat food makes cats unable to eat natural food?

It's not really true - at the physiological level, I certainly cannot see how prolonged consumption of processed food could disable a cat from being able to digest natural food. However, I could see ...
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Is it correct that processed cat food makes cats unable to eat natural food?

No, that is categorically false. Now, it does take a cat some time (on the order of a week or two) to adjust to a new diet. But that's true of any new diet, whether you're moving from natural to ...
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Is it correct that processed cat food makes cats unable to eat natural food?

As Fraxinus has said this, in practice doesn't make a whole lot of sense. A lot of cats are known for begging for almost any food, just like dogs, and as the owner of 3 cats that are fed procesed cat ...
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Is it safe for cat to eat poisonous spider?

There is a difference between poison and venom. Poison is lethal when touched, swallowed or inhaled. But not venom. For venom to be poisonous it needs to be injected into the blood stream. Most ...
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Is it safe for cat to eat poisonous spider?

Spiders are typically venomous not poisonous. The good news is for most part, most common spiders probably cannot hurt a cat, and while I can't really find an academically rigorous source, I can't ...
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My goldfish doesn't like bloodworm

I would say just stopping to feed anything else other than bloodworm should work after some time - hunger is the best spice; if there isn't any other food, then ultimately your fish will naturally get ...
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Can I feed my goldfish my red cherry shrimp?

Goldfish are very hungry creatures. They will happily eat your low grade red cherry shrimp. When I was younger, and had no experience of keeping goldfish, my family put 10 beautiful Amano shrimp into ...
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Is it correct that processed cat food makes cats unable to eat natural food?

From a practical experience with a few cats: wrong. All cats that I am aware of (most of them fed cat food for their entire lives) line next to anyone trying to cook meat.
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Is it possible to breed nightcrawlers (Lumbricus terrestris)?

Canadian Nightcrawlers specifically are very tricky to breed in captivity. This is because they are what is referred to as an endogeic species. This means they like to dig deep burrows (5-6 feet deep) ...
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What to feed newborn wheel bugs

If you simply leave some fruit leftovers in a spot in your home in a bug container, they will come. I have done it for baby lizards using tomato and orange rinds. I never had a problem with those ...
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What to feed newborn wheel bugs

According to Wikipedia Wheel bugs may be overly sensitive to pesticides Wheel bugs are highly regarded by organic gardeners because they consume a variety of insects and their presence indicates a ...
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How do I keep my supply of feeder crickets from keeping me awake at night?

It's simple to reduce the singing of the crickets. You can either buy smaller or non-adult crickets, or turn a light fixture on them as if it were daylight. By the way, the males are the only ones ...
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How do I keep my supply of feeder crickets from keeping me awake at night?

The colder they are the less they chirp. I put my aquarium with 50+ crickets by the window at night and they are ten times more quiet.
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