Primal Raw Frozen Feline Rabbit Formula Review

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Primal Raw Frozen Feline Rabbit Formula

Quick Analysis

Ingredients:

Nutrition:

Potential Allergens: seafood

Est. Calories: 115 cal/100g

Overall, Primal Raw Frozen Feline Rabbit Formula is a significantly above average cat food, earning 9 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.


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.

Primal Raw Frozen Feline Rabbit Formula includes the following:

Quality Ingredients

  • rabbit
  • rabbit livers
  • rabbit hearts

Questionable Ingredients

None

Potential Allergens

  • sardine oil
  • cod liver oil

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

In this case, Primal Raw Frozen Feline Rabbit Formula's most plentiful ingredient listed is rabbit, which is considered a quality protein source. It also contains rabbit livers and rabbit hearts as additional quality protein sources.

Additionally, it's worth noting that this product does not list either by-products nor bulk-adding fillers within its top ingredients. By-products are considered inferior, lesser quality ingredients. Common fillers typically used to add bulk to the product are not required in your cat's diet. Together, their combined absence may be indicative of a higher quality product.

Allergen alert: This product contains sardine oil and cod liver oil which may be problematic for cats who suffer from seafood food allergies.



Nutritional Analysis*

Compared to the other 3120 cat foods in our database, Primal Raw Frozen Feline Rabbit Formula has:

  • significantly more protein than average
  • significantly fewer carbohydrates than average
  • 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, Primal Raw Frozen Feline Rabbit Formula has approximately 115 calories per 100g (32 calories/ounce), which is considerably more 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 April 28, 2018.

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:

Rabbit (with ground bone), Rabbit Livers, Rabbit Hearts, Organic Collard Greens, Organic Squash, Organic Celery, Cranberries, Blueberries, Organic Pumpkin Seeds, Organic Sunflower Seeds, Montmorillonite Clay, Organic Apple Cider Vinegar, Sardine Oil, Taurine, Organic Quinoa Sprout Powder, Dried Organic Kelp, Organic Cilantro, Organic Coconut Oil, Cod Liver Oil, Organic Ginger, Vitamin E Supplement


Guaranteed Analysis

Nutritional information as published by the cat food manufacturer.*

Protein: (min)
19.0%
Fat: (min)
5.0%
Fiber: (max)
2.0%
Carbs: (est)
1.7%
Ash: (est)
3.3%
Moisture: (max)
69.0%

Dry Matter Analysis

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

Protein: (min)
61%
Fat: (min)
16%
Fiber: (max)
6%
Carbs: (est)
5%
Ash: (est)
11%
Calories: (est)
115/100g

*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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