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Blue Buffalo Wilderness Chicken Recipe Wet Kitten Food is an average quality wet cat food. It contains not too many carbohydrates and some quality ingredients (chicken, chicken liver). It also has a sufficient amount of protein. However, it contains way too much fat.

Also, be careful if your cat has food sensitivities or allergies. Chicken Recipe Wet Kitten Food contains carrageenan and dried egg product, which are potential allergens. Another ingredient included in this wet cat food that some cat guardians may find questionable is guar gum.

Life Stages

Chicken Recipe Wet Kitten Food is suitable for kittens and junior cats, according to its manufacturer.

Diets & Conditions

Chicken Recipe Wet Kitten Food is suitable for cats with the following condition or dietary requirement:

Nutritional Analysis

Moisture78 %
Protein*47.7 %
Fats*40.9 %
Fiber*6.8 %
Ash*0 %
Carbs*4.5 %
* on a dry matter basis

Compared to other wet foods in our Cat Food Database, Chicken Recipe Wet Kitten Food contains:

  • an average amount of protein,
  • a lot more fats,
  • an average amount of fiber,
  • more ash,
  • and an average amount of carbohydrates.

Caloric Content

Chicken Recipe Wet Kitten Food contains approximately 139.2 calories per 100 grams, or 39.5 calories per ounce. This is a lot more than other wet foods in our database.

How many calories your cat needs depends on her age, size and activity level. If you want to know exactly how many calories your cat needs, please checkout our Cat Food Calculator. If you need more information on a healthy diet and weight management tips for cats, read our Complete Guide To Feline Nutrition.

Chicken Recipe Wet Kitten Food


The protein content of this cat food is low, but still sufficient to sustain your cat. Consider combining it with an alternative that is higher in protein.


This cat food contains way too much fat for a healthy cat. Only give this to your cat as an occasional treat, or if she is severely underweight.


The amount of carbs in this food is right on point for a healthy feline diet.


Quality IngredientsQuestionable IngredientsAllergens
chicken liver
guar gum
dried egg product

Full list of ingredients

Chicken, Chicken Broth, Chicken Liver, Dried Egg Product, Salmon Oil (source of DHA-Docosahexaenoic Acid), Flaxseed, Potatoes, Guar Gum, Natural Flavor, Potassium Chloride, Taurine, Carrageenan, Cassia Gum, Magnesium Sulfate, Choline Chloride, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Sodium Selenite, Niacin Supplement (Vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Vitamin A Supplement, Biotin (Vitamin B7), Potassium Iodide, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid (Vitamin B9), preserved with Mixed Tocopherols.

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