Thanks to tips from fabulous readers like you, I am happy to announce two new natural cat foods that meet criteria for our “Best cat foods” list. Tip to Save Years of Frustration: Cats tend to reject food that smells unfamiliar. The trick is to put tiny bits of the new food on the side of…
Last updated: August 2015
Things I’ve pondered in the cat food aisle:
How to weed out the best choices from all those impressive claims?
Which have the best quality-to-cost value?
Who has the time to sort it all out?
Perhaps I have the time! It took me days to narrow down which qualities were most important, what ingredients to avoid, and what the best foods cost.
NOTE: As of 2013, this dry food list is not updated. The wet food list is updated more often. ALSO: Please avoid feeding the high-protein DRY foods listed on this page to cats with kidney trouble or elder cats who are vulnerable to kidney trouble. I like people who want to find the best food…
Scratching your head in the cat food aisle? I’ve been there.
In fact, I’ve become a bit obsessive about how to choose the best cat food. I hope the hours of research and time I put into it will help you–and your cat.