The Most Important Nutrients in Your Cat's Food
Nutrients can be found in a variety of sources, but the right ingredients help deliver optimal nutrition for optimal health. All Hill's® Science Diet® cat foods contain the right ingredients to create a proper foundation for good health. This is just one of the reasons that Hill's Science Diet brand is recommended by Veterinarians worldwide™.
|A||Fish oil, liver, Vitamin A supplements||Supports vision, healthy skin and a healthy immune system|
|D||Liver, Vitamin D supplements||Helps build bones and teeth|
|E+C||Vegetable oils, Vitamin E+C supplements||Helps protect cells and supports a healthy immune system|
|Omega 3+6||Eggs, fish oil, flaxseed||Promotes healthy skin and a shiny coat|
|Calcium||Chicken meal, lamb meal, fish meal||Supports healthy, strong bones and teeth; helps blood clot and muscles work|
|Phosphorus||Meats, eggs, dairy products||Supports healthy, strong bones and teeth; helps cells and muscles function|
|Sodium||Mineral mix||Maintains body fluid levels and helps muscle movement|
|Energy Supplying Nutrients||Source||Benefit|
|Proteins||Chicken by-product meal, corn gluten meal and ground whole grain wheat||Helps build strong cells|
|Carbohydrates||Corn gluten meal, flaxseed and ground whole grain corn||Provides an easily absorbed, quick source of energy|
|Fats||Dried egg product, fish oil and soybean oil||Helps your cat store energy for later|
Choosing the right cat food for your special pet's specific needs is one of the best ways to influence your cat’s future health and happiness. Work with your veterinarian to validate your choices to ensure your cat will receive the correct balance of nutrition. When it comes to feeding, you also might be interested in learning a little about how nature has equipped your cat for eating. Take this short quiz to discover some fun facts.