Friday, October 19, 2007

Homemade Cat Foods Recipes - KIDNEY PROBLEMS DIET

4 parts carbohydrate: Pureed barley flakes and/or baby food creamed corn
2 parts protein: Lightly broiled chicken or beef or raw organic egg yolk and cooked white- used with meat, not alone (you can also use baby food chicken)
1 part vegetable: Chopped or finely grated raw vegetable or vegetable juice- carrots, zucchini, and alfalfa sprouts are ideal
2 tablespoons Vita-Mineral Mix
2 teaspoons soft butter

Blend the above ingredients together and store in glass jar. Each day mix the following into each meal or administer by dropper after the meal:

1/8 teaspoon mixed mineral powder
1/16 teaspoon Pet Tonic (a B vitamin and iron tonic available from the veterinarian) or 1/2 of a low-potency B complex capsule (10 mg level)
1/4 teaspoon or 1/2 tablet mixed digestive enzymes

Once a week give:

400 units of vitamin E (alpha tocopherol)
A capsule containing 10,000 units vitamin A and 400 units vitamin D.

Friday, October 12, 2007

Homemade Cat Foods Recipes - INFANT KITTEN FORMULA

1 can evaporated milk (or 1 can goat's milk)
1 cup Pedialyte (or generic equivalent, unflavored)
1 whole egg
1 packet unflavored gelatin
1/2 teaspoon liquid infant vitamins

Blend together. Heat small amounts in microwave to "wrist comfortable" temperature immediately before administering. Store leftovers in refrigerator no longer than 72 hours. Blend before serving each time.

To administer, use a syringe without needle or use a kitten feeding bottle. Start with small amounts and work up gradually as kitten grows. Administer once every two hours during first two weeks, every three during third week, every four during fourth week. During fourth week, start blending a small can of high quality ground kitten food into the mixture.

Sunday, October 7, 2007


1/4 pound liver (beef, chicken or pork only)
2 large hard-cooked eggs
2 cups cooked white rice without salt
1 tablespoon vegetable oil
1 teaspoon (5 grams) calcium carbonate
1/8 teaspoon potassium chloride (salt substitute)
Also add a balanced supplement which fulfills the feline MDR for all vitamins and trace minerals and 250mg taurine/day.

Dice and braise the meat, retaining fat.
Combine all ingredients and mix well. This mixture is somewhat dry and the palatability may be improved by adding some water.