Is canned pumpkin really squash?

Answer All pumpkins are squash, including the ones used to produce the canned pumpkin you find at the grocery store. Most commercially-canned pumpkins belong to the curcubita muschata family, which have t... Read More »

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Is canned pumpkin already cooked?

Canned pumpkin is cooked, mashed and ready to use; it was cooked during the canning process, which also retains vitamins. Canned pumpkin is usually used for baking and for soups and stews.Reference... Read More »

Does canned pumpkin have sulfites?

Canned pumpkin typically contains only cooked, mashed pumpkin and salt, and does not contain sulfites. Sulfites are an ester of sulfuric acid often found in wine and processed foods and can cause a... Read More »

Can canned pumpkin be frozen?

After you open and use a portion of canned pumpkin, you don't have to throw it away. You can store the rest in a air-tight container in the freezer. Thaw it in the refrigerator when you are ready t... Read More »

Pure Canned Pumpkin for Cat Constipation?

Constipation is a fairly common occurrence in domestic cats, especially older cats. It can be quite uncomfortable for the cat, and, if left untreated, could even lead to more serious health problem... Read More »