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Farmina Natural & Delicious Kitten Prime Chicken & Pomegranate Canned Cat Food

Farmina Natural & Delicious Kitten Prime Chicken & Pomegranate Canned Cat Food
Company info
Company HQ
Indjija, Serbia
Parent company
Farmina Pet Foods
Product info
Age Range: Kitten
Food Form Wet Kitten Food
Cost per day: $1.35
Primary proteins
  • Chicken
  • Herring
  • Eggs
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Feeding Instruction

A single morning serving will allow your cat to nibble freely throughout the day. The serving size should be adjusted based on your cat's age and activity level. Water is essential to your cat's good health. Always provide your cat with a bowl of fresh water.

Kittens (Under 1 Year): Feed 2 times the Adult requirement.

Pregnant and Nursing Cats: Feed 2 - 4 times the Adult requirement.

GOT IT

Ingredients

Chicken, Herring, Eggs, Sweet Potato, Herring Oil, Pomegranate, Fructooligosaccharide, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Choline Chloride, Zinc Methionine Hydroxy Analogue Chelate, Manganese Methionine Hydroxy Analogue Chelate, Ferrous Glycine Complex, Copper Methionine Hydroxy Analogue Chelate, DL-Methionine, Taurine.

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Overall Score

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72%

Ratings

? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 62%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 89%
? 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 23%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 78%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value. Manufacturing Method 50%

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.

Guaranteed Analysis

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Protein: 13%

Fat: 5%

Fiber: 0.4%

Moisture: 77%

Ash: 2.9%

Carb: 1.7%

Dry Matter Analysis

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Protein: 56.52%

Fat: 21.74%

Fiber: 1.74%

Ash: 12.61%

Carb: 7.39%

Calorie Weighted Basis

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Protein: 48.43%

Fat: 45.24%

Carb: 6.33%

Our Review

Pros
  • High moisture content
  • To our knowledge, Farmina has never had a product recall
  • Supplemented with chelated minerals for optimal nutrient absorption
  • Rich in species-appropriate animal protein
  • Free of plant-based thickeners
  • Has all the nutrients your kitten or mother cat needs
Cons
  • Expensive
  • Low protein content
  • Not a Calorie-dense recipe
  • Some cats may be allergic to fish

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all cat food recalls related to Farmina since 2011. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Since 2011 Farmina has never been recalled.

Ingredient Review

Our review of Farmina Natural & Delicious Kitten Prime Chicken & Pomegranate Canned 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 Herring. Herring is a general term for several species of saltwater fish. In pet food, herring can be a good source of protein, plus it offers many other important nutrients including essential fatty acids.

The third ingredient is Eggs. In pet food, eggs serve as a source of high quality protein, vitamins, and minerals. The simple term “eggs” can refer to any part of the egg or any combination of egg parts.

The fourth ingredient is Sweet Potato. The sweet potato is a root vegetable that offers vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, and fiber. In pet food, sweet potato is sometimes used as a source of grain-free carbohydrate.

The fifth ingredient is Herring Oil. Herring oil is derived from the boiled fatty tissue of herring fish. In pet food, herring oil is added as a source of Omega-3 essential fatty acids.

When we analyzed the ingredients in Farmina Natural & Delicious Kitten Prime Chicken & Pomegranate Canned Cat Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from meat based sources.

Price Analysis

Price per oz

Product info

$0.71

Market Price avg.

$0.41

% From the Avg

+73%

Price per 100 kcal

Product info

$2.24

Market Price avg.

$1.34

% From the Avg

+68%

Price per day

Product info

$1.35

Market Price avg.

$0.80

% From the Avg

+68%

Farmina Natural & Delicious Kitten Prime Chicken & Pomegranate Canned Cat Food is priced well above the average market price for wet kitten food.

Nutritional Analysis

Because kittens are rapidly growing and developing, they have higher requirements for calories, protein, and other nutrients. Kitten foods have a higher caloric density to provide for the energy needs for growth. It’s recommended that kittens consume a kitten diet until they reach 1 year of age.

With that in mind, we’ve compared Farmina Natural & Delicious Kitten Prime Chicken & Pomegranate Canned Cat Food to the other 58 wet kitten food recipes in our database:

DM Protein

Product info

56.52%

All Products avg.

51.09%

% From the Avg

+11%

DM Fat

Product info

21.74%

All Products avg.

24.81%

% From the Avg

-12%

DM Fiber

Product info

1.74%

All Products avg.

6.68%

% From the Avg

-74%

DM Carb

Product info

7.39%

All Products avg.

9.74%

% From the Avg

-24%

Analysis Overview

Overall, this is a meat based food that’s high in protein with low fat and low carbohydrate content relative to other Wet Kitten Foods.

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