Best For Kittens: Nulo Freestyle Turkey & Chicken Recipe Grain-Free Canned Cat Food

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Nulo Freestyle Turkey Chicken Recipe Grain Free Canned Cat Kitten Food
Nulo Freestyle Turkey Chicken Recipe Grain Free Canned Cat Kitten Food

Nulo Freestyle Turkey Chicken Recipe Grain Free Canned Cat Kitten Food, The Cat 24

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Overview:

  • Brand Name: Nulo
  • Made In: United States
  • Guaranteed Protein: 11% Min
  • Age Range: All Life Stages
  • Typical Cost Per Day: $2.29

It’s important to give your kitten a healthy start in life by choosing a nutritious and protein-rich cat food. We recommend wet food for kittens and this Nulo Freestyle recipe is a good option. In fact, it’s complete and balanced for both kittens and adult cats, so you can save yourself the hassle of transitioning your kitten onto a new food when he reaches 12 months of age.

This Nulo Freestyle formula features fresh turkey and chicken as the primary proteins, supplemented with turkey liver and fresh tuna.

The recipe relies mainly on animal-based fat from the tuna and from menhaden fish oil. Both are rich sources of omega-3 fatty acids like DHA which is essential for brain and eye development. Omega-3s also support skin and coat health.

Overall, this recipe is high in protein and healthy fats with fairly low carbohydrate content. It contains plenty of moisture to support your kitten’s hydration and doesn’t contain difficult-to-digest beans and legumes.

This recipe is free from carrageenan, a potentially carcinogenic thickener, but it does contain guar gum and agar agar. These ingredients aren’t universally considered harmful, but they have been known to contribute to soft stools in some cats.

Ingredients

Turkey, Chicken, Turkey Liver, Turkey Broth, Tuna, Natural Flavor, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Agar Agar, Choline Chloride, Taurine, Cranberries, Pumpkin, Menhaden Fish Oil (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols), Tomato, Dried Kelp, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Salt, Iron Proteinate, Sodium Carbonate, Zinc Proteinate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin E Supplement, Magnesium Sulfate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Niacin Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Biotin, Potassium Iodide, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract.

Guaranteed Analysis

Moisture
Value %
Crude Protein 11
Crude Fat 6.5
Crude Fiber 0.75
Moisture 78
Crude Protein:11%
Crude Fat:6.5%
Crude Fiber:0.75%
Moisture:78%

Dry Matter Basis

ProteinCarbsFat
Value %
Protein 50
Fat 29.55
Fiber 3.41
Carbs 17.05
Protein:50%
Fat:29.55%
Fiber:3.41%
Carbs:17.05%

Caloric Weight Basis

ProteinFat
Value %
Protein 36.02
Fat 51.7
Carbs 12.28
Protein:36.02%
Fat:51.7%
Carbs:12.28%

What We Liked:

  • Features fresh poultry, fish, and organ means
  • Rich in DHA to support kitten eye and brain development
  • Made with a limited list of simple, digestible ingredients
  • Contains plenty of moisture to support your cat’s hydration

What We Didn’t Like:

  • Contains a few added plant ingredients
  • Guar gum causes soft stools in some cats