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Tiki Cat Makaha Grill Mackerel & Sardine in Calamari Consomme Grain-Free Canned Cat Food

Company info

Company HQ
Charleston, Illinois
Parent company
Petropics Inc.

Primary proteins

  • Mackerel

Age range

Adult

Cost per day

$1.12

Price per oz

$0.30

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Overall Score

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78%

Ratings

? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 76%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 77%
? 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 80%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 83%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value Manufacturing Method 50%

Dry Matter Analysis

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Protein: 68.75%

Fat: 12.5%

Fiber: 0%

Carbs: 3.75%

What We Like

  • Rich in protein
  • Low carbohydrate content
  • High moisture content
  • High-quality ingredients
  • Affordable
  • Free of potentially-harmful ingredients and additives

What We Did Not Like

  • None

Recall History

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

Since 2009 Tiki Cat has never been recalled.

Ingredients

Mackerel, Sardines, Calamari Broth, Calamari, Sunflower Seed Oil, Locust Bean Gum, Guar Gum, Choline Chloride, Xanthan Gum, Paprika, Taurine, Vitamin E Supplement, Zinc Sulfate, Iron Sulfate, Niacin (Vitamin B3), Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Potassium Iodide, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement. Caloric Content 694 kcal/kg, 55 kcal/2.8 oz can, 118 kcal/6 oz can

Estimated Nutrient Content

Guaranteed Analysis

Protein Fat Carbs
11.00% 2.00% 0.60%

Dry Matter Analysis

Protein Fat Carbs
68.75% 12.5% 3.75%

Calorie Weighted Basis

Protein Fat Carbs
66.84% 29.51% 3.65%

Ingredient Review

Our review of Tiki Cat Makaha Grill Mackerel & Sardine in Calamari Consomme Grain-Free Canned Cat Food begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.

The first ingredient is Mackerel. Mackerel is meat from a fish belonging to any mackerel species. In pet food, mackerel serves as a source of protein, essential fatty acids, and other important nutrients.

The second ingredient is Sardines. Sardines are small, oily fish that are used for human consumption worldwide. In pet food, sardine serves as a source of protein, fat, vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and Omega-3 essential fatty acid.

The third ingredient is Calamari Broth. Calamari broth is made by boiling calamari to obtain nutrients including protein, vitamins, and minerals. In pet food, calamari broth increases moisture and improves flavor.

The fourth ingredient is Calamari. Calamari is meat from an edible squid, usually enjoyed by humans. In pet food, calamari can be a good source of protein, amino acids, and other nutrients including vitamins and minerals to support your companion’s overall wellbeing.

The fifth ingredient is Sunflower Seed Oil. Sunflower seed oil is a type of culinary oil that is pressed from ripe sunflower seeds. In pet food, sunflower seed oil can be a good source of healthy fat, vitamin E, and Omega-6 essential fatty acids.

After the fifth ingredient, the list includes all remaining ingredients. It’s worth noting that ingredients (other than nutritional supplements) located this far down on the list aren’t likely to have an impact on the overall rating of this Tiki Cat Makaha Grill Mackerel & Sardine in Calamari Consomme Grain-Free Canned Cat Food.

Nutritional Analysis

We’ve compared Tiki Cat Makaha Grill Mackerel & Sardine in Calamari Consomme Grain-Free Canned Cat Food to the other 1640 Cat Wet Food in our database:

Product info All Products avg.
DM Protein 68.75% 52.74%
DM Fat 12.5% 17.18%
DM Fiber 0% 6.44%

This recipe has:

  • 16.01% more protein
  • 4.68% less fat
  • 6.44% less fiber

Cats typically thrive on a diet that includes high protein content, a medium amount of fat, and a comparatively low amount of carbohydrates, along with sufficient moisture. It’s worth noting that specialty diets recommended by veterinarians might prioritize different nutrients based on your pet’s condition and unique needs.

Analysis Overview

Tiki Cat Makaha Grill Mackerel & Sardine in Calamari Consomme Grain-Free Canned Cat Food is priced below the average market price for Cat Wet Food.

When we analyzed the ingredients in Tiki Cat Makaha Grill Mackerel & Sardine in Calamari Consomme Grain-Free Canned Cat Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from plant based sources.

As for the overall quality of the recipe, 4 of the first 5 ingredients are high-quality ingredients. That’s why we believe that this recipe is recommended.

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