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How often do you feed your pet "people food"?

Probably alot more then I should lol

 
Lucky209

Asked by Lucky209 at 5:59 PM on Apr. 13, 2011 in Pets

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  • We have 4 cats cats, 3 eat mostly wet and dry cat food but the old tom cat (16) will only eat cat biscuits and human food. He has raw hamburger ( minced mouse to him ) raw steak and cooked fish, chicken and beef. He isn't keen on pork but he will eat a little cheese and mayonnaise. We must have tried him on every brand of canned cat food on the market over the years to no avail. He has long since given up hunting so we hunt at the supermarket for him . He is a lovely old fellow , a good friend .
    janet116

    Answer by janet116 at 6:15 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • Our dog gets some leftover steaks, or turkey burgers, but it's rare. Normally when there isn't enough to save...
    BabyBugsmama

    Answer by BabyBugsmama at 6:24 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • We have guinea pigs- we feed them 'people food' every day, but it's only fruit and vegetables. Dh always points out that half our produce bill goes to the piggies! LOL!
    Freela

    Answer by Freela at 7:12 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • All the time!
    CometGirl

    Answer by CometGirl at 7:42 PM on Apr. 13, 2011


  • We feed a raw diet to our dogs so they have ground chicken,turkey,and beef with bone and organ meat.They also get cooked vegetables and a little fruit.They have a doggie cookie at bedtime and sometimes a little popcorn.
    Tikismom

    Answer by Tikismom at 9:52 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • Our Lab gets a LOT of people food. Sometimes it's leftovers, sometimes I cook specifically for her (organs & rice, most of the time). Doesn't faze her, she's never been sick, she loves it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:31 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • Lol. 'm doing it right now. My cat is next to me as I eat chicken bake and he loves it!
    mommytoJames512

    Answer by mommytoJames512 at 6:00 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • I don't. The only 'people food' my dog gets is if the kids drop it on the floor when they are eating.
    layh41407

    Answer by layh41407 at 6:04 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • They will get the last small bite once in a while when we're finished eating but that's about it. We don't give them food if we're having a snack because that just becomes a bad habit, and isn't healthy for them.
    MrsLeftlane

    Answer by MrsLeftlane at 6:04 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • I offer my indoor cats a sniff of my food but the outdoor stray cat and neighborhood dog help themselves to leftovers daily
    zoejains_momma

    Answer by zoejains_momma at 6:09 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

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