Pet owners are constantly arguing the pros and cons of wet cat food versus dry cat food. Both types do a good job of feeding your cat and both types have benefits and negatives. Many cat owners have made the choice to go with wet cat food. They prefer the freshness of wet over dry and feel that there cat will eat wet food better because of the taste. Some cats, as they get older, have difficulties when it comes to chewing dry cat food. They definitely need to be on soft, wet foods at that stage in their lives.
Choosing A Good Wet Natural Cat Food
Wet, or moist, cat foods come in a wide variety of flavors. Most of these flavors will use fish or chicken as the number one protein source, followed by an assortment of vegetables, fruits and rice. Natural wet cat food will be noted for its lack of chemical additives and preservatives. These also will be a lack of grains that are commonly used as fillers in cat food. Like people, cats do not usually need the empty carbohydrates that are associated with wheat or corn fillers.
Here are three very good natural wet cat foods that are designed to be easy to digest and to supply the vitamins and nutrients needed by your pet. Be sure to consult with your vet about foods for your cat, especially if they have any underlying health issues.
Blue Buffalo Wilderness High Protein Wet Adult Cat Food
We have always been fans of the Blue Wilderness line of pet foods. They specialize in natural pet foods and use grain free formulas that are high in protein. This wet food for adult cats comes in three different flavors, chicken and turkey, chicken and salmon and chicken and fish. All are moist, easy to digest and contain no grains as fillers. Your cat will love these/
Castor & Pollux are known for their organic pet foods. They are part of the Non GMO Certified Project and they have received the USDA Organic certification as well. This wet cat food continues that commitment to organic cat food. The protein base is chicken and chicken liver and it is completely grain free. Vitamins and nutrients are added to improve your pet’s overall health.
Instinct is a company that specializes in raw foods for pets. This wet natural cat food is made with chicken, turkey and chicken liver as the protein base. These three ingredients make up 95% of the recipe, with vitamins and nutrients added for better health. No grains are used with this food, and there are no chemical preservatives. You will notice an almost immediate change in your cat’s fur, it will be much shinier after eating this food for a few weeks.