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Purina Kitten Chow

Product Overview

Nurture your kitten with lots of love and our complete nutrition. Rich in flavor, protein and other nutrients kittens need—like those found in mother's milk—our formula encourages a healthy appetite. And helps fuel healthy brain and body development.

Available Sizes
  • 16oz pounch, 18oz box, 3.15 lb, 6.3 lb, and 14lb Bags

Ingredients & Nutrition

Poultry by-product meal, corn gluten meal, brewers rice, soy flour, animal fat preserved with mixed-tocopherols, wheat flour, fish meal, animal liver flavor, dried yeast, phosphoric acid, calcium carbonate, salt, choline chloride, taurine, Vitamin E supplement, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, manganese sulfate, potassium chloride, niacin, copper sulfate, Vitamin A supplement, calcium pantothenate, thiamine mononitrate, riboflavin supplement, Vitamin B-12 supplement, pyridoxine hydrochloride, folic acid, Vitamin D-3 supplement, calcium iodate, biotin, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of Vitamin K activity), sodium selenite.  I-4530

Manufactured by: Nestlé Purina PetCare Company, St. Louis, MO 63164 USA

Purina Kitten Chow Nurture is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages.

Calorie Content (fed)

3653 kcal/kg
408 kcal/cup

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (Min)

40.0%

Crude Fat (Min)

12.5%

Crude Fiber (Max)

2.5%

Moisture (Max)

12.0%

Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (Min)

0.02%

Calcium (Ca) (Min) 

1.1%

Phosphorus (P) (Min)

1.0%

Selenium (Se) (Min)

0.3 mg/kg

Vitamin E (Min)

150 IU/kg

Taurine (Min) 

0.120%

Feeding Guidelines

FEEDING KITTENS

Kittens generally nibble solid foods at 3 - 4 weeks of age. Keep moistened Purina Kitten Chow Nurture available to these kittens at all times. Just add one part liquid to three parts Purina Kitten Chow Nurture, changing frequently to ensure freshness. After weaning, at 6 - 8 weeks of age, kittens will normally eat dry or moistened food at will. Start a self-feeding program, leaving food in dish at all times. Feeding amounts should be adjusted as necessary to help your kitten maintain an ideal body condition. Because kittens continue to develop throughout their first year, it's important that they get the extra nutrition of Purina Kitten Chow Nurture for a full 12 months. After one year of age, transition to the Purina Cat Chow formula that’s right for your cat.

FEEDING FOR REPRODUCTION

Purina Kitten Chow Nurture provides the extra nutrition needed by reproducing females in stages of gestation and lactation. Food consumption may vary during gestation, so feed the amount needed to maintain the pregnant female's good body condition. Food intake may double or even quadruple during lactation.


 

FEEDING TIP

Changes in your cat’s diet should be made gradually to allow your cat to become accustomed to a new food. Substitute small amounts of the new food for the old food, gradually increasing the amount of the new food while decreasing the old food, over a period of 7 - 10 days. This gradual transition will help avoid dietary upsets.

Provide adequate fresh water in a clean bowl daily.

For your pet's health, see your veterinarian regularly.

Recommended Daily Feeding Amounts using a standard 8 oz measuring cup.

Age

Total Daily Amt / Frequency

3 - 6 weeks

1/4 - 1/3 cup, 3 - 4 times a day

7 weeks - 6 months

1/3 - 3/4 cup, 3 - 4 times a day

7 months - 1 year

1/2 - 3/4 cup, 2 times a day

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Purina Kitten Chow
  • 5/5
  • 500ccTarishaLyn
  • March 2, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Swartz Creek, MI, USA

A great start...

I am the proud owner of six cats...each of my brood started off eating Purina kitten chow before progressing on to the adult formulas.

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  • 5/5
  • Bacijo
  • September 22, 2014
Loyal pet owner from Florida

Kitten chow

I always start my kittens out on purine kitten chow!

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  • 5/5
  • LilBit2009
  • November 8, 2013
Loyal pet owner from Covington, GA, USA

Purina Cat Chow- Grow Kitty Grow

I have used Purina Kitten Chow for all of my cats for the first 6 months of their lives. It has given them all a big headstart on a healthy life. All of my cats that ate Kitten Chow for the first 6 months are a healthy weight with bright eyes and great coats.

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  • 5/5
  • mileysmom1106
  • March 4, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Gainesville, FL, USA

Best choice for finicky kittens!

I was hesitant as I tried many brands before this and my finicky kitten wouldn't even try it but as soon as I put the Purina kitten formula in his bowl it was gone as soon as I turned my head. He absolutely loved it. It has and will continue to be my newbrand of food for my picky kitty.

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  • 5/5
  • lisa6317
  • September 26, 2014
Loyal pet owner from Norton, VA, USA

kittens

My kitten abby loves the kitten chow. abby know where the kitten chow is keep and she will go and meow for food if her bowl is empty. She is growing very good on this food.

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Purina Kitten Chow
  • 5/5
  • jshizzle242424
  • October 1, 2014
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love it

I have been a foster home for a tons of cats now and everytime I get a kitten in, this is the food I feed and It works great and they are always really happy

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  • Hanksgirl
  • November 14, 2013
Loyal pet owner from Milaca, MN 56353, USA

Great for the new kitten

We just a third cat this past week and we bought the Kitten Chow for her since we buy Cat Chow for our other two cats and she loves it.

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  • PBenny
  • March 14, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Ocala FL

Kittens just gobble it up

My kittens have been raised on Kitten chow and they prefer it over it's competitor kitten food. There is never any kibble left in their bowls.

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  • 5/5
  • rvrx
  • November 18, 2013
Loyal pet owner from

the best choice

tried the fancy brands but this guy grew smart and faster while trying this one-we never switched away after that spurt of energy & growth.

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Purina Kitten Chow
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  • Twinnumber2
  • March 18, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Wyoming

Good Healthy Start

I rescue and re-home ferals, which many are domesticated strays or dumped. All the kittens, pregnant moms and nursing moms I feed Purina Kitten Chow, for the extra nutrition. I tried a cheaper brand one time to save money, but they didn't eat it, so obviously the cats knew best. The cheap brand didn't pass the taste test. I try to give everyone a good healthy start in life, before spay, neutering and adoption.
It hasn't failed me yet!!!

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