Start your kitten on a nutritional path that leads to healthy adulthood. Nutro Natural Choice Wholesome Essentials Kitten Chicken & Whole Brown Rice Formula contains DHA to support healthy brain and eye development and calcium for strong bones and teeth. Real chicken is the #1 ingredient for a taste your kitten will enjoy. This Smart Start® formula for early growth and development contains a high level of Omega fatty acids for healthy skin and hair coat. Antioxidant nutrients help maintain your kittens' healthy immunity. Provides a nutrient-rich, natural diet for long-term health benefits you can see.
Ingredients: Chicken, Chicken Meal, Pea Protein, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed Tocopherols), Brewers Rice, Whole Brown Rice, Potato Protein, Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Whole Grain Oatmeal, Salmon Meal, Natural Flavors, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Soybean Oil (preserved with mixed Tocopherols), Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Fish Oil (preserved with mixed Tocopherols), Salt, DL-Methionine, Taurine, Vitamin E Supplement, Zinc Sulfate, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Iron Proteinate, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Copper Proteinate, Niacin Supplement, Selenium Yeast, Manganese Proteinate, Biotin, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Calcium Pantothenate, Potassium Iodide, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract, Decaffeinated Green Tea Extract, Spearmint Extract.
|Crude Protein (min.)
|Crude Fat (min.)
|Crude Fiber (Max.)
|Vitamin E (Min.)
||250 IU/kg |
|Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) (Min.)*
|Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (Min.)*
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids (Min.)*
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids (Min.)*
* Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles
These are the recommended feeding amounts based on the ideal body condition for kittens and pregnant/nursing adult cats of various weights. Individual kittens' and cats' energy requirements may differ. Adjust the amount fed to obtain or maintain your kitten's and cat's optimum weight. If feeding Nutro Natural Choice Cat Food for the first time, we suggest you blend increasing amounts of Nutro Natural Choice Wholesome Essentials Kitten Chicken & Whole Brown Rice Formula Kitten Food with your old food for six days. Keep fresh drinking water available at all times, provide plenty of exercise and see your veterinarian regularly. Serve dry or lightly moistened. To help maintain freshness, we recommend sealing the bag tightly and storing it in a cool, dry location.
Suggested Amounts to Feed Per Day (Cups)**
|Kitten Age (weeks)
|Up to 8
|8 - 16
|16 - 40
|40 - 52
**Use a standard 8-oz. measuring cup, which holds 3.96 oz. of Nutro Natural Choice Wellness Essentials Kitten Chicken & Whole Brown Rice Formula Kitten Food.
Metabolizable energy 4,000 kcal/kg; 449 kcal/cup (calculated)
Nutritional Adequacy Claim
Nutro Natural Choice Wellness Essentials Kitten Chicken & Whole Brown Rice Formula Kitten Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for growth, gestation and lactation.