The Mao Thai Thai cafe’s resident cats sample the new product made from silkworms. Photo: AFP
The Mao Thai Thai cafe’s resident cats sample the new product made from silkworms. Photo: AFP
Taiwan

Will Taiwanese silkworm pet food prove to be the cat’s whiskers?

  • Pet food made from pupae, a by-product of the silk-making process, can help clean up the animals’ intestines and reduce the odour from their faeces
  • The discovery could be a lifeline for struggling silk farmers who need to diversify their businesses

Topic |   Taiwan
The Mao Thai Thai cafe’s resident cats sample the new product made from silkworms. Photo: AFP
The Mao Thai Thai cafe’s resident cats sample the new product made from silkworms. Photo: AFP
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