Scientific Studies, Publications and Books

    Click to find a list of pertinent and interesting peer-reviewed scientific studies and publications (with links to abstracts and full texts where available).

      Click to find a list of books I find interesting and informative.

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        The following sites are presented for your additional reading and research pleasure. These are independent organizations not affiliated with CatCentric, and I do not necessarily agree with everything they have to say (but you can bet I agree with a lot of it!).

          Nutrition and Raw Feeding / Care and Health / Behavior and Psychology /

          Animal Welfare and Advocacy / News and Product Safety /

          Canine Raw-Feeding

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            Nutrition and Raw Feeding

              Feline Nutrition Education Society: Feline health and nutrition information – including a question and answer feature – with an emphasis on raw feeding from a collection of veterinarians, feline nutritionists, and other experts and advocates. Includes legislative and outreach efforts.

                Little Big Cat: Holistic feline health, nutrition, and behavior information from veterinarian Dr. Jean Hofve and feline behavior expert Jackson Galaxy.

                  Cat Info: Extensive feline nutrition information and related health articles from veterinarian Dr. Lisa A. Pierson, with a focus on the harmful affects of kibble diets as well as urinary tract health.

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                    Care and Health

                      Little Big Cat: Holistic feline health, nutrition, and behavior information from veterinarian Dr. Jean Hofve and feline behavior expert Jackson Galaxy.

                        Your Diabetic Cat: Written by veterinarian Dr. Elizabeth M. Hodgkins.

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                          Behavior and Psychology

                            Little Big Cat: Holistic feline health, nutrition, and behavior information from veterinarian Dr. Jean Hofve and feline behavior expert Jackson Galaxy.

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                              Animal Welfare and Advocacy

                                No Kill Advocacy Center and Nathan Winograd

                                  The Paw Project, Declawing – Technical Facts and Pro-claw Veterinarians

                                    Alley Cat Allies and Stray Pet Advocacy

                                      Animal Law Coalition

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                                        News and Product Safety

                                          Veterinarian Information Network News: The latest and most pertinent news in over two dozen categories; includes a Drug and Food Recall Center.

                                            FDA Product Safety & Recalls: Includes links for reporting pet food and drug complaints.

                                              Centers for Disease Control; Salmonella and Centers for Disease Control; E. coli: Symptoms and recent human outbreaks of Salmonella and E. coli poisonings, including those traced to pet foods.

                                                eFood Alert: Provides food safety information to readers in more than 190 countries.

                                                  The Truth About Pet Food: Dedicated to shedding light on shoddy pet food industry practices and affecting a higher level of product quality. Includes detailed reports on dozens of foods and a frequently updated blog discussing relevant news and regulation events.

                                                    Pet Food Industry: What the pet food industry participants talk about amongst themselves.

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                                                      Canine and Ferret Resources

                                                        Raw Meaty Bones: Authored by Tom Lonsdale, considered by many to be the preeminent expert on raw-feeding canines.

                                                          Prey Model Raw: A website dedicated to educating the public on carnivore nutrition in general and prey model feeding in particular.

                                                            The Holistic Vet: Dr. Laurie Coger’s canine-focused blog. New 09/11/12!

                                                              Dogs Naturally Magazine: The Dogs Naturally Magazine’s blog. New 09/11/12!

                                                                Mustelamania: An active blog of pics, stories, and advice on those mischievous ferrets. New 10/12/12!

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                                                                    Page updated 26 August 2014.

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