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to think any self-respecting cat would refuse lamb and MINT cat food

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someonestolemynick Sun 05-Feb-17 19:43:45

Bought a multipack of tins from Lidl. Flavours are chicken, beef and lamb and mint.

My cat looked offended when I put the offending flavour in his dish (he happily scoffed chicken and need btw).
So yes his lordship is a bit fussy but who thought mass marketing mint to cats was a good idea?

someonestolemynick Sun 05-Feb-17 19:44:41

*chicken and beef

roseshippy Sun 05-Feb-17 19:49:54

maybe he prefers Waitrose cat food.

ShimmeringIce Sun 05-Feb-17 19:50:12

Isn't it related to catnip?

It's all about marketing to humans anyway, Though I bought one with tomato in a while ago and it looked foul!
I only looked at what's in catfood when ShimmeringCat was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism and it's shocking how little meat most contain 😟

Dahlietta Sun 05-Feb-17 19:52:53

My dog loves mint! He is a dog though, not a cat, so this may be irrelevant..

FishlessCake Sun 05-Feb-17 19:53:59

Didn't lidl also do cat food pouches in egg jelly confused

AllStartedWithABigBang Sun 05-Feb-17 19:54:05

My cats favourite is lidls lamb and mint

someonestolemynick Sun 05-Feb-17 19:56:06

I thought that as well about catnip. I don't, know the mint stuff smelled pretty foul as well. Like peppermint tea poured over sweaty socks.

someonestolemynick Sun 05-Feb-17 19:57:22

BigBang lalalala I can't HEAR you.. .

TaraCarter Sun 05-Feb-17 20:07:00

I once saw blueberry flavour cat food. hmm Poor cats! That's for hooking unthinking owners, not the cats.

someonestolemynick Sun 05-Feb-17 20:08:19

Urgh. Blueberry flavour? What's the point of that. I thought cats can't taste sweet stuff.

AllStartedWithABigBang Sun 05-Feb-17 20:10:50

Although she also eats cucumber

PenelopeFlintstone Sun 05-Feb-17 20:11:15

Was it catmint? Boom tish.

Kitsandkids Sun 05-Feb-17 21:02:28

My cat loves the smell of mint. She often has a good sniff of my mouth after I've brushed my teeth and she tries to get into my mum's handbag because she can smell the Polos in there.

someonestolemynick Sun 05-Feb-17 21:15:16

Was a maybe his lordship is the weirdo. Of course he isn't. The cat is always right

NotAPuffin Sun 05-Feb-17 21:43:54

Both our cats adore mint. They go mad for toothpaste and love to play with the foil from mint viscounts.

BestZebbie Sun 05-Feb-17 21:45:11

Another person with a cat who liked mint, and not just catmint.

IcaMorgan Sun 05-Feb-17 21:49:23

My old cat used to drink more of my peppermint tea than I got a chance to

someonestolemynick Sun 05-Feb-17 22:14:45

Looks like his lordship is definitely the weirdo in that case.
But then again he is quite fussy in general.

hollinhurst84 Sun 05-Feb-17 22:17:35

Ollie adores this disgusting food that's a mix of fish and egg custard confused second to that is pork scratchings which he crunches loudly while purring
Stable cat eats anything that isn't nailed down and will savage you if you try and take soup off her. Especially Covent Garden leek and potato hmm

hollinhurst84 Sun 05-Feb-17 22:20:02

This is it! I knew I wasn't going mad

PassTheWineAndFags Sun 05-Feb-17 22:41:35

My mad cat likes roast potatoes 😂

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