Halo’s Indoor Cat Food – Chicken

Sat, Jul 11, 2009


The Good

First ingredient is a named meat ingredient

Grain Free

Quality Ingredients

The Bad

Minimal Meat Content

Full Review

Halo’s Indoor Cat Food – Chicken

Halo's Indoor Cat Food - Wholesome Chicken dry cat food formula is designed for indoor cats with special nutritional needs. This formula helps to prevent the accumulation of hair in a cat's stomach, and does not include corn, wheat or gluten ingredients. The first five ingredients are Chicken, Pea Protein, Eggs, Oats and Vegetable Broth. The Guaranteed Analysis of this formula includes 33% protein and 18% fat.

Halo’s Indoor Cat Food – Chicken Review

We are going to take a look at the first five ingredients of Halo’s Indoor Cat Food – Chicken. 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, Pea Protein, Whole Dried Eggs, Oats, Vegetable Broth, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid), Pea Flour, Chicken Liver, Salmon, Flaxseed, Salmon Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Pea Fiber, Sweet Potatoes, Apples, Blueberries, Green Beans, Carrots, Cranberries, Zucchini, Alfalfa, Inulin, Calcium Sulfate, Potassium Chloride, Taurine, Salt, Folic Acid, Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Cobalt Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Choline Bitartrate, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Riboflavin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Lactobacillus Acidophilus, Bifidobacterium Longum, Enterococcous Faecium, Lactobacillus Plantarum, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite.

    First Five Ingredients Analysis:

    1. Chicken
    2. Pea Protein
    3. Whole Driend Eggs
    4. Oats
    5. Vegetable Broth
    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.

    Pea Protein - No AAFCO definition available.

    Whole Dried Eggs - No AAFCO definition available.

    Oats - presumably ground cleaned oats with hulls removed (ground oat groats). Not an AAFCO definition.

    Crude Protein - 33.0% Min

    Crude Fat - 18.0% Min

    Crude Fiber - 6.5% Max

    Moisture - 10.0% Max

    Ash – 6.5% Max

    Omega 6 Fatty Acids - 3.1% Min*

    Omega 3 Fatty Acids - .50% Min*

    Taurine - 0.1% Min

    Lactobacillus Acidophilus - 120,000,000 CFU/lb Min*

    Bifidobacterium Longum - 120,000,000 CFU/lb Min*

    Lactobacillus Plantarum - 120,000,000 CFU/lb Min*

    Enterococcous Faecium - 120,000,000 CFU/lb Min*

    *Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Cat Nutrient Profiles

Halo’s Indoor Cat Food – Chicken Consumer Ratings

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Rating: 7.1/10 (8 votes cast)

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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