Almo Nature HQS Complete Chicken with Zucchini Wet Cat Food
Company HQGenoa, Italy
Parent companyAlmo Nature
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Estimated Nutrient Content
To understand the nutrient content of pet food, we visualize its macronutrient composition in three ways. In the charts below, you’ll see a guaranteed analysis on an as-fed basis, a dry matter analysis, and a breakdown of the food’s macronutrients on a calorie-weighted basis.
Remember that all of these values are estimates based on the guaranteed analysis published by the company, and the food’s actual nutrient values may be slightly different.
Dry Matter Analysis
Calorie Weighted Basis
- Rich in protein
- Low carbohydrate content
- High moisture content
- High-quality ingredients
- Free of potentially-harmful ingredients and additives
- Contains plant-based proteins
The following list (if present) shows all cat food recalls related to Almo Nature since 2011. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.
Since 2011 Almo Nature has never been recalled.
Our review of Almo Nature HQS Complete Chicken with Zucchini Wet Cat Food begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.
The first ingredient is Chicken. Chicken is meat from the domesticated bird of the same name. In pet food, chicken is used as a primary protein source.
The second ingredient is Chicken Broth. Chicken broth is made by boiling chicken meat, skin, and bones to obtain nutrients including fat, vitamins, and minerals. In pet food, chicken broth increases moisture and improves flavor.
The third ingredient is Zucchini. Zucchini is a vegetable that’s sometimes referred to as summer squash. In pet food, zucchini can be a good source of grain-free carbohydrates, fiber, vitamins, and minerals.
The fourth ingredient is Sunflower Oil. Sunflower oil is a type of culinary oil that is pressed from ripe sunflower seeds. In pet food, sunflower oil can be a good source of healthy fat, vitamin E, and Omega-6 essential fatty acids.
The fifth ingredient is Tapioca Starch. Tapioca starch comes from the cassava root. It is often used as a filler or binder, as well as a source of easily digested carbohydrates. Tapioca starch is typically added to grain-free and gluten-free pet foods.
When we analyzed the ingredients in Almo Nature HQS Complete Chicken with Zucchini Wet Cat Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from plant based sources.
|Product info||Market Price Avg.||% From the Avg|
|Price per oz||$0.67||$0.43||+56%|
|Price per 100 kcal||$2.52||$1.76||+43%|
|Price per day||$1.51||$1.05||+44%|
Almo Nature HQS Complete Chicken with Zucchini Wet Cat Food is priced above the average market price for wet cat food.
Adult cat foods can have a lot of variability in calorie density but generally meet requirements for the average active cat. With formulations addressing a wide variety of needs, including weight loss or gain, indoor or outdoor living, or hairball problems, individual recipes may vary greatly in calorie, fiber, and nutritional content.
With that in mind, we’ve compared Almo Nature HQS Complete Chicken with Zucchini Wet Cat Food to the other 1447 wet cat food recipes in our database:
|Product info||All Products avg.||% From the Avg|
|Caloric Content||935.7 kcal/kg||957 kcal/kg||-2%|
Overall, this is a plant based food that’s high in protein with low fat and low carbohydrate content relative to other Wet Cat Foods.