Canidae Adore Grain Free Premium With Chicken Review

Canidae Canned Cat Food Review


Quick Analysis

Ingredients:

Nutrition:

Potential Allergens: None

Est. Calories: 64 cal/100g

Price: $$$$

Overall, Canidae Adore Grain Free Premium With Chicken is a below average cat food, earning 5 out of a possible 10 paws based on its nutritional analysis and ingredient list. For more information on our cat food analysis techniques, please click here.

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Ingredient Analysis

When evaluating a cat food, the first five ingredients can tell you a lot about the quality of a product as they make up the bulk of the product. Ideally, you're looking for quality protein sources with a minimum of cheap starches, fillers or by-products. Continuing down the ingredient list, look for ingredients that resemble real food with a minimal number of unpronounceable chemicals - the same as you would for human food.

Canidae Adore Grain Free Premium With Chicken includes the following:

Quality Ingredients

  • chicken

Questionable Ingredients

  • modified tapioca starch

Potential Allergens

None

Note - a bolded ingredient in the above tables indicates it is one of the first five ingredients listed by the product manufacturer.

Although not the first product listed (which is the most plentiful), Canidae Adore Grain Free Premium With Chicken does contain with its top ingredients chicken which are considered quality protein sources.

Additionally, Canidae Adore Grain Free Premium With Chicken also contains as top ingredients modified tapioca starch. These types of ingredients are typically used as bulk-adding fillers and are not required in your cat's diet.

This product does not appear to contain any of the common feline food allergens, however this is not a guarantee that cats who suffer from allergies will by symptom-free while eating this food.



Nutritional Analysis*

Compared to the other 3126 cat foods in our database, Canidae Adore Grain Free Premium With Chicken has:

  • significantly more protein than average
  • more carbohydrates than average
  • significantly less fat than average
  • an average amount of fiber
In general, cats have been shown to do better with a higher protein, medium fat, lower carb diet with sufficient moisture. However, specialty diets as recommended by your veterinarian may prioritize a different nutritional breakdown.

Calorie Breakdown

Using the calculations provided by the AAFCO, Canidae Adore Grain Free Premium With Chicken has approximately 64 calories per 100g (18 calories/ounce), which is considerably fewer calories compared to the average of the other wet cat foods in the CatFoodDB.


All the product information on this page is based on data collected from the manufacturer's product website as retrieved on May 27, 2021.

The authoritative source for ingredient lists and nutritional analysis for any pet food is always the pet food manufacturer.


Ingredients

Ingredients as published by the cat food manufacturer:

Chicken broth, chicken, carrots, sunflower oil, modified tapioca starch, sweet potatoes, peas, tricalcium phosphate, sodium acid pyrophosphate, xanthan gum, salt, minerals (zinc oxide, reduced iron, sodium selenite, manganese sulfate, copper amino acid complex, potassium iodide), choline chloride, taurine, magnesium sulfate, vitamins (vitamin E supplement, thiamine mononitrate, niacin supplement, vitamin A supplement, pyridoxine hydrochloride, d-calcium pantothenate, riboflavin supplement, folic acid, vitamin B12 supplement, vitamin D3 supplement, biotin supplement), potassium chloride


Guaranteed Analysis

Nutritional information as published by the cat food manufacturer.*

Protein: (min)
10.0%
Fat: (min)
1.5%
Fiber: (max)
1.0%
Carbs: (est)
4.5%
Ash: (est)
0.0%
Moisture: (max)
83.0%

Dry Matter Analysis

The manufacturer's published guaranteed analysis values normalized for moisture content.

Protein: (min)
59%
Fat: (min)
9%
Fiber: (max)
6%
Carbs: (est)
26%
Ash: (est)
0%
Calories: (est)
64/100g

*Note that some nutritional percentages reported are only estimated values, and are indicated as such as (est). Each cat food manufacturer is required by law to publish a Guaranteed Analysis, which defines each product's maximum values of fiber, moisture and ash in addition to the minimum values of protein and fat contained within. Exact nutritional percentages are not available and hence all calculated values (including carbohydrate percentages and calorie amounts) are determined using these minimum and maximum published values and therefore may differ from actual values.

Although a high score may be indicative of a higher-quality product it is not a guarantee. Similarly, a low score may or may not indicate an inferior product. The best food for your cat is the one that meets their individual needs.


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