Cats select foods based on nutrients

Research shows flavor and nutrition both influence how cats choose their food.

A study unveiled by Mars Petcare has revealed that while flavor is important initially, domesticated cats learn to choose their food based on nutrition rather than flavor. The study published June 15 in Royal Society Open Science (http://rsos.royalsocietypublishing.org/lookup/doi/10.1098/rsos.160081) confirms that over time cats learn about the fat and protein content in their food

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