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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
  • AzGrannie3
  • August 23, 2014
Loyal pet owner from Mesa, AZ, USA

Excellent product for kittens!

This is a wonderful product for kittens. It's tender and small for their tiny teeth to crunch into. It's loaded with the essentials that the little ones need to get started on a good diet for strong bones for a healthy, happy future.

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  • 5/5
  • Dreamy
  • September 19, 2012
Loyal pet owner from New Haven, CT, USA

healthy product

My kitty Dreamy ate this product since she was a kitten when I brought her home from the shelter from where I adopted her!

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  • 5/5
  • TracyE66
  • June 13, 2017
Loyal pet owner from South Carolina

Great product

My new kittten loves this food. He is so rambunctious and active. I free feed and he runs and runs then munches down and falls over sound to sleep for a little while. He likes the food and the size of the dry food is easy for him to eat.

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  • 5/5
  • Liseth
  • February 16, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Florida, USA

Size

I always feed my foster kittens kitten chow. I only wish the kibbles are a bit smaller. I feel that the kittens will eat better without me having to smash them a bit into smaller pieces.

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  • 5/5
  • KB21389
  • August 26, 2014
Loyal pet owner from Shawnee, OK, USA

GREEEAT

This is my all time favorite kitten food. My cats are picky eaters but they can chow on this all day

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  • 5/5
  • Martin
  • May 30, 2018
Loyal pet owner from Virvirginia

Kitties love it growing healthy

My kitties love this food. Buy Purinia products for both my cats and dogs.i have 15 cats some are at least 15 years old and I credit it to the food and care they get would not buy anything else but Purinia products.

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Purina Kitten Chow
  • 5/5
  • Destiny93
  • February 17, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Jacksonville, NC, USA

Love it!

I have hand raised my two cats since birth on April 9, 2015. I started feeding them purina kitten chow when they were about 6 weeks and they have been eating it since. I Recommend it to all my friends who are just starting out with a kitten. I can get a 14 lb bag for $11 and it'll last us a month for 2 cats. It's great!

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  • 5/5
  • agentfroot
  • August 29, 2014
Loyal pet owner from PA

great for kittens

I gave this food to three of my cats when they were babies. They all grew up to be big, strong, healthy cats. They also liked the taste!

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  • 5/5
  • WDavis
  • October 28, 2013
Loyal pet owner from Banning, CA, USA

ALWAYS

ALWAYS for the first year!!! Have with all mine and it gives them such a good start in life. And the older cats get some befits when you have a new kitty in the house.

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Purina Kitten Chow
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  • AniRocks247
  • February 19, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Japan

Great for Kittens

I wish I was more aware of this brand when our kitties were kittens. I don't remember the brand of cat food that we chose for them but we switched to Purina Cat Chow Naturals not too long ago and we are satisfied with it!

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