Merrick Backcountry Recipe Kitten Cuts provide a meaty flavor for felines to feast upon plus the balanced nutrition and necessary moisture a kitten needs. This wet recipe features protein-rich morsels in gravy, served in a convenient, single-serving pouch.
- Real deboned chicken is always the first ingredient. This high quality protein helps build and maintain healthy muscle tissue and energy levels.
- Recipe Cuts come in a variety of flavors your cat craves.
- All Merrick recipes are crafted in our Hereford, TX kitchen and cooked in the USA, in facilities that uphold strict FDA guidelines.
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Broth, Duck Broth, Chicken Liver, Deboned Duck, Dried Egg Whites, Potato Starch, Natural Flavor, Guar Gum, Sodium Phosphate, Salt, Salmon Oil (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols), Potassium Chloride, Taurine, Choline Chloride, Minerals (Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Sodium Selenite, Potassium Iodide), Sodium Carbonate, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Niacin Supplement, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid), Inulin, Calcium Carbonate, Rosemary, Sage, Thyme, Rosemary Extract.
Crude protein (min.)9.5%
Crude fat (min.) 4%
Crude fiber (max.) 1.20 %
Moisture (max.) 81%
Ash (max.) 2.3%
Taurine (min.) 0.15%
Merrick Backcountry Grain Free Kitten Cuts with Chicken + Duck in Gravy cat food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for growth and maintenance.
*If an item has an *, this nutrient is not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Cat Nutrient Profiles.
Feed an adult cat three pouches (3 oz) per 6-8 lbs of body weight daily.
Up to 11 weeks of age, feed as much as your kitten will eat in 3 or 4 feedings per day.
11 to 26 weeks of age, feed 2 1/2 pouches per 3.5 lbs of body weight per day.
26 to 52 weeks of age, feed 2 pouches per 3.5 lbs of body weight per day.
Adjust feeding level to your cat's individual needs. Serve at room temperature. Cover and refrigerate unused portions. Keep fresh water available at all times.
959 kcal/kg or 82 kcal/pouch ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).