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Authority Cat Food Review

? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 40%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 69%
? We scan the FDA’s database and rate each brand by the number of recalls in its history. Brands with fewer recalls receive higher ratings. Recall History 100%
? By comparing the prices of foods in our database, we determine if a food is above or below market average price. Lower-priced foods receive higher ratings. Price 86%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 74%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value. Manufacturing Method 45%

Company HQ

LocationPhoenix, Arizona

Parent company

PetSmart Inc.

Sourcing and Manufacturing

LocationUnited States

Type of food

Senior Cat Wet Food, Cat Dry Food, Dog Wet Food, Cat Wet Food, Puppy Dry Food, Senior Dog Wet Food, Dog Dry Food, Senior Dog Dry Food, Kitten Wet Food, Kitten Dry Food, Puppy Wet Food, Senior Cat Dry Food

Where to Buy

Chewy PetSmart

Pros

  • No recalls that we could find
  • Foods are nutritionally complete and balanced according to AAFCO standards
  • Affordable
  • All animal protein comes from animal sourced ingredients

Cons

  • Lower than average protein content

Brand Overview

Authority pet foods were developed by PetSmart, Inc. and for a time, were exclusively sold at PetSmart. The brand was introduced in 1995 and since then, it has expanded its offerings to include dog food, cat food, and dog treats including a number of grain-free options. Both dry and canned recipes are available, and real meat is typically among the first few ingredients. Authority pet foods offers recipes for all life stages, along with large breed dog food and specialty foods for pets with food sensitivities.

How Much Does Authority Cat food Cost

We’ve compared Authority cat food to the other 197 cat food brands in our database.

Brand Price Market Price Avg +- From the Avg
Senior Cat Wet Food $0.16/oz $0.39/oz -$0.23/oz
Cat Dry Food $2.17/lb $3.21/lb -$1.04/lb
Cat Wet Food $0.16/oz $0.42/oz -$0.26/oz
Senior Cat Dry Food $2.71/lb $3.54/lb -$0.83/lb
Authority cat food is priced below the average market price for cat food.

Authority Nutrient Profile comparison

We’ve compared Authority cat food to the other 197 cat food brands in our database.

Senior Cat Wet Food

Brand Avg Market Avg +- From the Avg
Protein 45.45% 44.13% +1.32%
Fat 22.73% 19.32% +3.41%
Fiber 4.55% 9.44% -4.89%

Cat Dry Food

Brand Avg Market Avg +- From the Avg
Protein 36.12% 38.96% -2.84%
Fat 16.58% 16.71% -0.13%
Fiber 6.11% 5.07% +1.04%

Cat Wet Food

Brand Avg Market Avg +- From the Avg
Protein 47.73% 52.74% -5.01%
Fat 22.53% 17.71% +4.82%
Fiber 5.65% 6.33% -0.68%

Senior Cat Dry Food

Brand Avg Market Avg +- From the Avg
Protein 36.67% 35.32% +1.35%
Fat 14.44% 16.18% -1.74%
Fiber 5.56% 6.41% -0.85%
All of Authority cat food recipes meets AAFCO's minimum requirements.

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all cat food recalls related to Authority since 2009. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Since 2009 Authority has never been recalled.
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FAQ

Who owns Authority cat food?

Authority is owned by PetSmart Inc..

Where is Authority cat food made?

Authority is manufactured in the United States .

Is Authority AAFCO approved?

Not, all of Authority recipes are AAFCO approved, the following recipes are not AAFCO approved.

Has Authority cat food been recalled?

No Authority has never been recalled.

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