Tiki Cat Aloha Friends Tuna With Tilapia And Pumpkin Review

Tiki Cat Canned Cat Food Review

Quick Analysis



Potential Allergens: seafood

Est. Calories: 58 cal/100g

Price: n/a

Overall, Tiki Cat Aloha Friends Tuna With Tilapia And Pumpkin is a significantly above average cat food, earning 8 out of a possible 10 paws based on its nutritional analysis and ingredient list.

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.

Tiki Cat Aloha Friends Tuna With Tilapia And Pumpkin includes the following:

Quality Ingredients

  • flaked tuna
  • tilapia

Questionable Ingredients


Potential Allergens

  • flaked tuna
  • tuna broth
  • tilapia

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, Tiki Cat Aloha Friends Tuna With Tilapia And Pumpkin's most plentiful ingredient listed is flaked tuna, which is considered a quality protein source. It also contains tilapia 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 flaked tuna, tuna broth and tilapia which may be problematic for cats who suffer from seafood food allergies.

Nutritional Analysis*

Compared to the other 2701 cat foods in our database, Tiki Cat Aloha Friends Tuna With Tilapia And Pumpkin has:

  • significantly more protein than average
  • significantly fewer carbohydrates than average
  • significantly less fat than average
  • significantly less fiber than average
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, Tiki Cat Aloha Friends Tuna With Tilapia And Pumpkin has approximately 58 calories per 100g (16 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 August 6, 2017.

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


Ingredients as published by the cat food manufacturer:

Flaked Tuna, Tuna Broth, Pumpkin, Tilapia, Sunflower Seed Oil, Calcium Lactate, Tricalcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Taurine, Vitamin E Supplement, Zinc Sulfate, Thiamine Mononitrate (vitamin B1), Niacin (vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Potassium Iodide, Ferrous Sulfate, Riboflavin Supplement (vitamin B2), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (vitamin B6), Copper Sulfate, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12 Supplement

Guaranteed Analysis

Nutritional information as published by the cat food manufacturer.*

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Dry Matter Analysis

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

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*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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