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Orijen Cat & Kitten is a biologically appropriate, WholePrey dry food for cats of all breeds and lifestages. Made with 40% protein, and 19% low-glycemic carbohydrates, Orijen nourishes all felines according to their evolutionary and biological needs.

Brand

Orijen Puppy & Adult

Manufacturer

Orijen

Species

Cat

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£4.90
Reference : COR1205-340
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What is Orijen Cat & Kitten food?

 

Cats and kittens are built like their ancestors, possessing a biological need for a diet rich and varied in animal protein.

With 40% richly nourishing protein, and a limited 19% low-glycemic carbohydrates, Orijen nourishes cats and kittens according to their evolutionary and biological needs.

Unmatched by any other cat or kitten food, 2/3 of the meats are fresh (refrigerated, without preservatives) or raw (flash-frozen without preservatives), including the top 10 meat ingredients.

1/3 of meat is gently dehydrated at 90°C from fresh chicken, turkey and fish to create a concentrated source of richly nourishing protein that cannot be supplied by fresh meats alone.

Nutrient-dense WholePrey ratios of fresh meats, organs, and cartilage plus fresh whole fish and fresh whole eggs provide a natural source of virtually every nutrient your cat or kitten needs - only zinc, copper and choline are added.

Generous infusions of gently freeze-dried liver enhance flavour and palatability naturally, making Orijen deliciously tasty, even for selective eaters.

 

Suitable for all breeds and lifestages.

 

What does Biologically Appropriate mean?

Cats are hunters and, just like their wild cousins, their teeth, jaws and digestive system are all adapted for meat concentrated diets that are rich in fresh meats and meat diversity.

The Biologically Appropriate concept is simple: Mirror the quantity, freshness, and variety of meat that nature evolved cats to eat.

 

To determine if a cat’s food is biologically appropriate, simply answer three meat questions:

How much meat?

85% meat inclusions.

Orijen leads its class in premium meat inclusions.

All from animals deemed fit for human consumption, prior to inclusion in Orijen foods.

 

How much fresh meat?

2/3 fresh or raw, 1/3 dehydrated or dried.

2/3 of meats are fresh or raw and loaded with goodness.

1/3 is dried at low temperatures for a premium protein source.

 

How many meats?

5 different animals in WholePrey ratios.

A variety of meats in WholePrey ratios supply nutrients naturally, dramatically reducing the need for synthetic supplements.

 

What does WholePrey mean?

In nature there are no synthetic supplements, so cats derive their complete nutritional needs naturally by consuming whole animals, which contain all the nutrients they need to thrive.

That’s why you won’t find long lists of synthetic supplements in Orijen cat foods. Loaded with richly nourishing ratios of fresh poultry, organs and cartilage plus fresh whole fish and eggs, Orijen provides a natural source of virtually every nutrient your cat or kitten needs to thrive.

What are the benefits of feeding Orijen Cat & Kitten food?

 

Produced in Canada

Biologically appropriate

Fresh regional ingredients

Sustainable ingredients

WholePrey diet

85% meat content

2/3 fresh or raw meat

1/3 dehydrated or dried meat

Freeze-dried infused

Carbohydrate limited

Fresh fruit, vegetables & botanicals

No grains, potato, tapioca, GMO

Suitable for all breeds and lifestages

340g

What is in Orijen Cat & Kitten food?

 

Ingredients:

Fresh Chicken Meat 18%, Fresh Turkey Meat 7%, Fresh Whole Eggs 5%, Fresh Chicken Liver 5%, Fresh Whole Flounder 4%, Fresh Whole Herring 4%, Fresh Turkey Liver 4%, Fresh Chicken Heart 4%, Fresh Turkey Heart 4%, Fresh Chicken Necks 4%, Dehydrated Chicken 4%, Dehydrated Turkey 4%, Dehydrated Whole Mackerel 4%, Dehydrated Whole Sardine 4%, Dehydrated Whole Herring 4%, Chicken Fat 3%, Whole Red Lentils, Whole Green Peas, Whole Green Lentils, Whole Chickpeas, Whole Yellow Peas, Lentil Fibre, Whole Pinto Beans, Whole Navy Beans, Dehydrated Chicken Cartilage 1%, Herring Oil 1%, Freeze-Dried Chicken Liver, Freeze-Dried Turkey Liver, Fresh Whole Pumpkin, Fresh Whole Butternut Squash, Fresh Whole Zucchini (Courgette), Fresh Whole Parsnips, Fresh Carrots, Fresh Whole Red Delicious Apples, Fresh Whole Bartlett Pears, Fresh Kale, Fresh Spinach, Fresh Beet Greens, Fresh Turnip Greens, Brown Kelp, Whole Cranberries, Whole Blueberries, Whole Saskatoon Berries, Chicory Root, Turmeric Root, Milk Thistle, Burdock Root, Lavender, Marshmallow Root, Rosehips, Enterococcus faecium.

 

Nutritional Additives (per kg):

Zinc chelate 100mg, Copper chelate 11mg, Choline chloride 1200mg.

 

Analytical Constituents:

Crude Protein 40%, Fat 20%, Crude Ash 8%, Crude Fibre 3%, Moisture 10%, Calcium 1.4%, Phosphorus 1.1%, Magnesium 0.1%, Taurine 0.2%, Omega-6 3.1%, Omega-3 1%, DHA 0.3%, EPA 0.2%.

How much Orijen Cat & Kitten food should I feed?

 

Your cat or kitten is unique, and their feeding requirements will vary with her environment, age and activity.

That’s why Orijen suggests starting with the guides below, and then monitoring her weight and adjusting portions as needed. Feed twice daily and remember always to keep fresh, clean water available.

Feeding Guide

By providing more calories from protein and fat (and fewer from carbohydrates), Orijen Cat & Kitten distributes calories to mirror the natural feline diet, reducing the risk of obesity and diabetes.

Metabolizable Energy is 4160 kcal/kg (540 kcal per 250ml/130g cup) with calories distributed to support peak conditioning; 39% from protein, 18% from vegetables and fruits, and 43% from fat.