Introduction to the Digestive System of Cats

Cats are obligate carnivores. That means that their digestive system is designed exclusively for quick processing of high protein prey meals. One or two mice at a time.cat_digestive_system

Key Features of Cats' Digestive System

The following components are all part of a cat's digestive system:

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