Farmina N&D Quinoa Skin & Coat Herring, Quinoa, Coconut & Turmeric Recipe Dry Cat Food is a below average dry cat food. It does contain herring, which is a quality ingredient. It also has just enough fats. However, it contains too little protein and way too many carbohydrates.
Also, be careful if your cat has food sensitivities or allergies. Skin & Coat Herring, Quinoa, Coconut & Turmeric Recipe Dry Cat Food contains herring and herring oil, which are potential allergens. Other ingredients included in this dry cat food that some cat guardians may find questionable are pea starch and psyllium seed husk.
Skin & Coat Herring, Quinoa, Coconut & Turmeric Recipe Dry Cat Food is suitable for cats in all stages of life, according to its manufacturer.
Diets & Conditions
Skin & Coat Herring, Quinoa, Coconut & Turmeric Recipe Dry Cat Food is suitable for cats with one or more of the following conditions and dietary requirements:
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Compared to other dry foods in our Cat Food Database, Skin & Coat Herring, Quinoa, Coconut & Turmeric Recipe Dry Cat Food contains:
- less protein,
- an average amount of fats,
- an average amount of fiber,
- more ash,
- and an average amount of carbohydrates.
Skin & Coat Herring, Quinoa, Coconut & Turmeric Recipe Dry Cat Food contains approximately 257.3 calories per 100 grams, or 72.9 calories per ounce. This is a lot more than other dry 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.
Skin & Coat Herring, Quinoa, Coconut & Turmeric Recipe Dry Cat Food
The protein content of this cat food is too low to sustain your cat. You can give it as an occasional treat, but this product does not meet the standards for daily sustenance.
This cat food contains barely enough fat for a healthy cat. Combine it with other options that are higher in fat content to prevent accidental weight loss.
The amount of carbs in this food is simply too high. If your cat eats too much of this, she runs a real risk of becoming obese or even diabetic. Balance it out with other, low-carb options, or choose another food entirely.
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psyllium seed husk
Full list of ingredients
herring, dehydrated herring, pea starch, herring oil, quinoa seed, linseed, dried coconut, turmeric, inulin, fructooligosaccharide, yeast extract, psyllium seed husk, calcium carbonate, dicalcium phosphate, calcium sulfate dihydrate, potassium chloride, salt, brewers dried yeast, vitamin A supplement, vitamin D3 supplement, vitamin E supplement, ascorbic acid, niacin, calcium pantothenate, riboflavin, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamine mononitrate, biotin, folic acid, vitamin B12 supplement, choline chloride, beta-carotene, zinc methionine hydroxy analogue chelate, manganese methionine hydroxy analogue chelate, ferrous glycine, copper methionine hydroxy analogue chelate, DL-Methionine, taurine, aloe vera gel concentrate, green tea extract, rosemary extract, mixed tocopherols (a preservative).