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Can cats eat ducks? Is Duck Safe For Cats?

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Can cats eat ducks? You may have wondered if your cat is asking for a taste when you cook duck for a feast or special occasion. If humans can eat ducks, is it safe for cats to eat?

The short answer is yesCats can safely eat duck. In fact, duck can be a great little addition to your cat's diet or become a healthy, regular treat. There are only a few precautions you need to take while preparing duck for a cat.

As always, You need to ask your vet before sharing human food with your cat. Here are some things you should know about duck feeding cats:

How is duck good for cats?

Cats are obligatory carnivores, which means that most of their daily diet should consist of protein. Duck meat is a good source of protein and will meet many of your cat's nutritional needs. Duck meat also contains a decent amount of zinc, iron, and B vitamins.

In some cases, cats with allergies to chicken or turkey may tolerate game meat such as duck better.

How can I safely give duck to my cat?

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First of all, you need to cook the duck as simply as possible. Avoid adding herbs or spices to the duck that could be toxic to your cat or upset their digestive system. Also, make sure you don't use garlic on the duck as it can be toxic to cats.

Second, make sure you are getting as much fat out of the duck as you can while it is frying, as cats will not benefit from a high-fat diet.

When serving duck to your cat, only let them eat the duck meat and not the skin, which is much higher in fat. Also, make sure to chop the duck meat off the bones to avoid possible choking hazards.

As with all human foods, always be careful of overfeeding your cat if they develop a preference for it, which in turn can lead them to start avoiding their usual daily diet.

Has your cat ever eaten duck meat? Did you like it? Let us know in the comments below!

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