Cat food – a food produced for consumption by domestic cats at any age, from the first days of life. Despite the fact that the cats – it's carnivores, most of the forage available for purchase, and contain animal and plant components with added vitamins, minerals and other beneficial elements. Cat food linked to meeting all the needs of cats, in particular, contains the amino acid taurine. Most cat food sold in the form of dry food or canned feeds. Some manufacturers offer frozen raw food and mixes for those who prefer to feed their pets natural products. Today more and more cat owners are opting for their pets ready industrial feed. And the reasons for this choice are many, and it is easy storage and transportation of feed, balanced composition, latitude range submitted to feed, ie opportunity to choose the most suitable feed, feed, feeding convenience, cost effectiveness, the recommendations of veterinarians. Again, the cats eat them readily, and the owners repeatedly reduces the load on the calculation of the balance of the feeding and preparation of the food.
All industrial feed, represented on the Russian market are divided into three classes: Economy (Kitekat, Whiskas, etc) Disadvantages: not enough balanced composition, the main source of protein – vegetable, meat ingredients are low quality, there may be dyes, fragrances and preservatives, lots of fiber. Advantages: contains all economy class. Super (Hills, Royal Canin, etc.). Advantages: High quality components, well thought out balanced composition, selected for a particular size, age and physiological condition of the animal, at least dietary fibers, low daily intake.