This is a more common issue than you might think. Cats can become finicky eaters for a variety reasons. If you cats bowl is too small or light, for instance, it may have trouble eating its food. The placement of the bowl may be a factor and also other pets in your household could be intimidating your cat as well. Medical conditions can affect your cats appitie and eating behavior such as teeth and gum related problems.

There are a number of strategies to help overcome a finicky eater but they will require some pattionants on your part and general understand of your cats personallity. Try to determine what it could be that is casing the problem and look to try and test different things until you issolate what the problem is. Refer to your veterinarian for guidance as they usually see this in many of their patients.

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