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beacher1 posted:
Is cat nip safe for cats ?

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rohvannyn responded:
It depends on the cat. Most cats I've met were either energized or made sleepy by catnip, though I knew one who was allergic to it and couldn't tolerate it.

Catnip will have a more "energizing" effect if you put it in one of those balls with holes in it, so the cats chase it trying to get into it.

Try just a pinch to start with to check their tolerance, they may eat it, roll in it, or do both. Then if they do okay give them a little more. The effect is pretty temporary.


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