• I have a cat who is around 5 years old. I feed her twice a day and it seems more and more frequently when I feed her, she will throw up her food almost immediately. She only does this with dry food. I’ve given her wet food and she seems to keep that down. I’m not sure if she’s eating it too fast or what. I want her to be on an all canned food diet but I don’t want to feed her Meow Mix anymore. I know when doing dry food you need to slowly transition their food into a different brand but how would you switch canned cat food brands?

    Hi Kasey,
    I recommend that you take her into see a veterinarian. The frequent vomiting after a meal is concerning and could be a sign of an underlying medical issue. Your vet can talk to you more about the cause of the vomiting after they have examined her. They may recommend some lab tests and/or x-rays to help diagnose or rule out certain conditions. The treatment that she needs for the vomiting will depend on the underlying cause. If a food change is needed, your vet can talk to you about the food that will be best for her. It is usually recommended to change food slowly. You can do this by feeding 25% new food and 75% old food for 3 days, then 50% of each for 3 days, and then 75% new, and 25% old for 3 days.


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