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Lotus Just Juicy Pollock Stew Grain-Free Canned Cat Food

Lotus Just Juicy Pollock Stew Grain-Free Canned Cat Food
Company info
Company HQ
Los Angeles, California
Parent company
Lotus Pet Food, Inc.
Product info
Age Range: Adult
Food Form Wet Cat Food
Cost per day: $1.54
Primary proteins
  • Pollock
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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.

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Ingredients

Pollock, Pollock Broth, Carrots, Salmon Oil, Potato Starch, Olive Oil, Sunflower Oil, Monosodium Phosphate, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Choline Chloride, Agar-Agar, Taurine, Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, Manganese Proteinate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Copper Proteinate, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin, Vitamin A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Biotin, Potassium Iodide, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Sodium Selenite.

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Overall Score

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62%

Ratings

? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 43%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 70%
? 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 35%
? 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 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: 7%

Fat: 3%

Fiber: 0.5%

Moisture: 82%

Ash: 0%

Carb: 7.5%

Dry Matter Analysis

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Protein: 38.89%

Fat: 16.67%

Fiber: 2.78%

Ash: 8%

Carb: 41.67%

Calorie Weighted Basis

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Protein: 32.13%

Fat: 33.44%

Carb: 34.43%

Our Review

Pros
  • High moisture content
  • To our knowledge, Lotus has never had a product recall
  • Supplemented with chelated minerals for optimal nutrient absorption
  • A good source of omega-3 fatty acids
Cons
  • Low protein content
  • High in carbohydrates
  • Some cats may be allergic to fish

Recall History

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

Since 2011 Lotus has never been recalled.

Ingredient Review

Our review of Lotus Just Juicy Pollock Stew Grain-Free Canned Cat Food begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.

The first ingredient is Pollock. Pollock is a general name for two species of white-fleshed marine fish of the Pollachius genus. In pet food, pollock can be a good source of protein, amino acids, omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids, and many essential vitamins and minerals.

The second ingredient is Pollock Broth. Pollock is liquid that remains after pollock fish have been cooked. It can be a minor source of protein, fat, and other nutrients. In pet food, pollock broth primarily adds moisture and flavor.

The third ingredient is Carrots. In pet food, carrots serve as a source of easily digested carbohydrate and fiber. Carrots contain many essential vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants that can help support your pet’s health.

The fourth ingredient is Salmon Oil. Salmon oil can be a good source of Omega-3 fatty acids. In pet food, salmon oil may help support your companion’s joint health while contributing to healthy skin and a soft, shiny coat.

The fifth ingredient is Potato Starch. Potato starch is a grain-free, gluten-free carbohydrate. The potato starch in pet foods also contributes to texture.

When we analyzed the ingredients in Lotus Just Juicy Pollock Stew Grain-Free Canned Cat Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from fish based sources.

Price Analysis

Price per oz

Product info

$0.55

Market Price avg.

$0.43

% From the Avg

+28%

Price per 100 kcal

Product info

$2.56

Market Price avg.

$1.76

% From the Avg

+46%

Price per day

Product info

$1.54

Market Price avg.

$1.05

% From the Avg

+46%

Lotus Just Juicy Pollock Stew Grain-Free Canned Cat Food is priced above the average market price for wet cat food.

Nutritional Analysis

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 Lotus Just Juicy Pollock Stew Grain-Free Canned Cat Food to the other 1447 wet cat food recipes in our database:

DM Protein

Product info

38.89%

All Products avg.

52.84%

% From the Avg

-26%

DM Fat

Product info

16.67%

All Products avg.

17.7%

% From the Avg

-6%

DM Fiber

Product info

2.78%

All Products avg.

6.35%

% From the Avg

-56%

DM Carb

Product info

41.67%

All Products avg.

13.87%

% From the Avg

+200%

Analysis Overview

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

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