rileysyear

A year in the life of our Miss Riley

Princess Picky

on July 17, 2015

It’s really hard to tell if the latest cortisone and vitamin shot Riley got is helping her appetite, because she’s gotten even pickier about food. She’s now over eggs again — even eggs with cheese melted into them — and wants nothing to do with her regular kibble — even when there’s yogurt involved. We found a canned food she seems to like that even has a little higher fiber to keep her colitis from acting up. I fed her a full can in stages today. After I finished the can, she kept coming looking for more, so I opened another can and gave her some, and her attitude changed to, “Oh, this stuff? No thanks.”

The latest winner? Boiled chicken with broth. My husband made her some after her canned food refusal was followed by her egg and cheese shunning and then my mini breakdown. She lapped up the broth, then gulped down the chicken. Let’s hope this agrees with her and isn’t another transient taste. For her health and my sanity.

I'm not picky, just particular

I’m not picky, just particular

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2 responses to “Princess Picky

  1. Sue says:

    I buy chicken breasts, oven roast them, and chop them into tiny pieces. Store in snack sized baggies in the freezer.Mix them with Stella’s Nutro Senior kibble.

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  2. john michel says:

    same thing Jane does for me in my bowl

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