Can cats eat peanuts?

Cats can eat peanuts. Peanut kernels are rich in fat, starch, trace elements and vitamins, and do not contain ingredients harmful to cats. Cats can increase their nutrition by eating them.

Benefits of eating peanuts

  1. Peanuts are rich in linoleic acid and linolenic acid, which can supplement saturated fatty acids for cats.

  2. Giving cats peanuts can clean the cat's mouth and effectively prevent bad breath.

  3. Peanuts are also rich in protein and unsaturated fatty acids. Eating a little in moderation is good for the body and hair of cats.

Disadvantages of eating peanuts

Peanuts are high in fat, so don't eat too much. If you eat too much, you will become obese. Just keep it to 4-5 grains a day. And when the cat is older, you should pay more attention to eating less, because the cat may have kidney problems at that time.

How to eat peanuts

You can grind the peanuts with a mortar and pestle and cut them into small pieces; you can also try passing the diced peanuts, or try cutting them with a knife - you can try whatever you think your cat likes best Come chop the peanuts.
Eat peanuts in moderation for cats, don’t eat peanuts as a staple food, as eating only peanuts will lead to malnutrition in cats.