Diet Buddies

My cat Fudge and I are teaming up to take off a few pounds.

By Sandy Robins | Posted: January 1, 2010, 3 a.m. EST

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Fudge on food patrol on the kitchen counter. She can multi-task and "files" documents at same time.
Yay! Fudge and I are starting off 2010 on a really good footing; we’ve both lost weight.

Putting a cat on a diet is a really difficult thing to do; they really don’t get it.

It was toward the middle of last year that I noticed that Fudge was getting rather spherical. The problem was she kept helping herself to Cali’s food, which was a specially formulated diet to deal with her diabetes and kidney issues. It certainly wasn’t doing Fudge any good. And we all know how difficult, in fact impossible, it is to try and get cats to stick to their own food bowls.

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