Some Possible Clues To Why You Senior Cat Will Not Eat
Once the vet has checked our pet and found no feline symptoms and appears in good health and we cannot determine the cause we need to check some possibilities.
It is important to remember that every cat’s situation is different and so if you find your senior cat will not eat we need to try to think like the cat and find out what stimuli is causing it.
The first thing to check is to see if the food is bad always check the sell by dates on the packaging or if the can or box is damaged which may have caused the food inside to become stale or tainted. Smell the food to see if it is different from normal and look at it to make sure there is no mould etc. This could be why the senior cat will not eat.
Next if your cat goes outdoors you need to check for other sources of food. I once found out that my next door neighbor was feeding my cat him,