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Jan 18 2012

More Reason To Shop @ PSP

BACK TO THE BASICS If pets could talk, what would they order off the menu at a restaurant? What kinds of food and nutrients would help them thrive? Cats and dogs are similar in that they both have shorter, simpler digestive systems than humans. This means food spends less time in the intestinal tract, so their bodies have less time to digest and absorb nutrients from the food they eat. However, the diets they each require are unique. While cats are “obligate carnivores”, meaning they must eat animal-derived protein, dogs are omnivore, meaning they are scavengers that can survive on