Moved your thread to the cat food forum. Welcome back, dtbmnec! Long time no read!
Wish I had some cat advice for you, but with luck someone will be along shortly who has some feline experience.
"We are--each of us--dying; it's how we live in the meantime that makes the difference."
"It's not what you gather, but what you scatter that tells what kind of life you have lived!"
"Be kinder than necessary, for everyone you meet is fighting some kind of battle."