Authority Senior Formula Dry Cat Food

Wed, Jul 1, 2009


The Good

First and second ingredients are named meat ingredients.

The Bad

User of Fillers

Use of Corn as a main ingredient

Lower quality ingredients

Full Review

Authority Senior Formula Dry Cat Food

Authority Senior Formula Dry Cat Food is designed for cats that are seven years of age or older. The Guaranteed Analysis of this formula includes 32% protein and 10% (min) to 13% (max) fat.


Authority Senior Formula Dry Cat Food Review

We are going to take a look at the first five ingredients of Authority Senior Formula Dry Cat Food. The first five ingredients are a good indication of the quality of cat food. The ingredients before the first fat source usually make up the vast majority of the cat food.


    Chicken, Chicken Meal, Brewers Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Ground Corn, Beet Pulp, Rice Flour, Natural Flavor, Dried Egg Product, Canola Oil, Animal Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Dried Cellulose, Corn Oil, Potassium Chloride, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2 Polyphosphate, Niacin, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamin Mononitrate, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement), Choline Chloride, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), L-Lysine, Taurine, L-Carnitine, Mixed Tocopherols.

    First Five Ingredients Analysis:

    1. Chicken
    2. Chicken Meal
    3. Brewers Rice
    4. Corn Gluten Meal
    5. Ground Corn
    Chicken - the clean combination of flesh and skin with or without accompanying bone, derived from the parts or whole carcasses of chicken or a combination thereof, exclusive of feathers, heads, feet and entrails.

    Chicken Meal - chicken which has been ground or otherwise reduced in particle size.

    Brewers Rice - the dried extracted residue of rice resulting from the manufacture of wort (liquid portion of malted grain) or beer and may contain pulverized dried spent hops in an amount not to exceed 3 percent.

    Corn Gluten Meal - the dried residue from corn after the removal of the larger part of the starch and germ, and the separation of the bran by the process employed in the wet milling manufacture of corn starch or syrup, or by enzymatic treatment of the endosperm.

    Ground Corn - the entire ear of corn ground, without husks, with no greater portion of cob than occurs in the ear corn in its natural state.

    Crude Protein (min) 32.0%

    Crude Fat (min) 10.0%; (max) 13.0%

    Crude Fiber (max) 4.0%

    Moisture (max) 10.0%

    Ash (max) 6.25%

    Calcium (min) 0.8%

    Phosphorus (min) 0.7%

    Magnesium (max) 0.1%

    Zinc (min) 150 mg/kg

    Selenium (min) 0.2 mg/kg

    Vitamin E (min) 300 IU/kg

    Taurine (min) 0.15%

    Omega-6 Fatty Acids* (min) 2.5%

    Omega-3 Fatty Acids* (min) 0.30%

    L-Carnitine* (min) 100 mg/kg

    Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profile.

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Rating (out of 10)

Overall Ingredients

This score is based on ALL ingredients

First Five Ingredients

This score is based on the first five ingredients

Protein Content

This score is based on the total meat protein content

Grain Content

More Grains = Lower score and No Grains= 10


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