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The Role of Nutritional Interventions in the Longevity and Maintenance of Long-Term Health in Aging Cats

@inproceedings{Cupp2008TheRO,
  title={The Role of Nutritional Interventions in the Longevity and Maintenance of Long-Term Health in Aging Cats},
  author={Carolyn Jean Cupp and W W Kerr and Avinash Patil},
  year={2008}
}
Ninety cats were assigned to a study to determine the effects of a blend of nutritional supplements including antioxidants, a prebiotic, and a blend of omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids on longevity and quality of life in senior cats. Cats between the ages of 7 and 17 years were blocked to 1 of 3 groups by age, body condition, and gender and fed their assigned diets for their remaining lifetime. On average, cats eating the diet containing the nutritional blend lived significantly longer and… 
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