Dawn Prime, RSQP


Dawn Prime is an RSQP (RAMA - Registered Animal Medicine Advisor) and an Animal Nurse Assistant within a companion animal veterinary practice on the Norfolk/Suffolk border in England. Drawing on her background as an award-winning SQP, Dawn shares her own work and that of the animal health industry through her own social media and blogs.


Can Cats Eat Steak

Cat owners know that proper nutrition is essential for our cat’s health and well-being. More often, choosing the right cat food can be overwhelming, with so many brands and types, when all we want is one that is tasty and gives the right number of nutrients our cat needs. A frequently asked question at many veterinary practices is whether your...

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5 Vegetables Cats Can Eat (And 5 To Avoid!)

As us cat owners know, one way to keep our feline friend as healthy as possible is by giving them good nutrition. However, many cat owners are not always aware of what foods our cats can and cannot eat, aside from their normal cat food. So, can vegetables have a role in your cat’s diet? Read on to find out...

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Is Banana Good For Cats?

Cats are carnivores, so they primarily obtain their nutrients from eating the meat from other animals, like chicken or beef. However, bananas are tasty, filling, and full of nutrition for us humans, including fibre and potassium. Sounds perfect for your feline friend, doesn’t it? However, are bananas as good for cats as they are for us humans? Can Cats Eat Banana?...

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Is Pumpkin Good For Cats?

From time to time, we like to give our cat a treat that is tasty and good for them. Fortunately, pumpkin is a safe and healthy treat that offers several health benefits. In this article, we’ll go over the facts about pumpkin for cats, including pumpkin’s health benefits, safety, and more. Can Cats Eat Pumpkin? The answer to this is yes! Pumpkin...

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Can Cats Eat Chocolate? What You Need To Know?

  By Dawn Prime Veterinary Practice SQP of the Year 2019 and Overall SQP of the Year 2019 Practice Support Staff 2020 at Petplan Award Winner Being owners of cats means that we are too familiar that proper nutrition is essential for our feline friends’ overall health and well-being. Occasionally, (and with a glint in their eye) we give in...

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Can Cats Eat Raw Chicken?

Choosing a cat food can be overwhelming, especially when you're looking at raw cat food. It's our responsibility to make sure we are giving them the balance of nutrients they need, but it's not always clear which foods are safe and healthy. So are raw foods, including chicken, good for our cats? In this article, we'll talk about whether or...

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Can Cats Eat Tuna?

As owners, we all know that cats love fish! But can cats eat tuna? Tuna is a well-known cat treat. Not so long ago, we had a wide variety of cat food at our disposal, and owners would feed their cats canned tuna. However, there have been advanced investigations, and we now know that our cats have far more nutritional...

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