Is Shrimp Good For Cats?

Cats and shrimp aren’t a good mix, so feed your feline friend some different food to make sure they stay healthy.

Raw or cooked shrimp is a good source of protein for cats. Shrimp can be cooked in the oven, boiled, or steamed. Read more in detail here: raw or cooked shrimp for cats.

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Can cats eat shrimp everyday?

Yes, cats can eat shrimp everyday.

Will shrimp hurt cats?

No, shrimp is not harmful to cats.

The “are cats allergic to shrimp” is a question that has been asked many times. The answer is no, but it’s best to be cautious with the amount of shrimp your cat eats.

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