NF Kidney Function™
Early Care
Feline Formula

Commonly prescribed to support the kidneys

NF Kidney Function® Early Stage Cat NF Kidney Function® Early Stage Cat
Moderate amount of high-quality protein

Moderate amount of high-quality protein

Restricted phosphorus to support the kidneys

Restricted phosphorus to support the kidneys

Contains omega-3 fatty acids, a source of EPA and DHA

Contains omega-3 fatty acids, a source of EPA and DHA

Product Benefits

Additional Product Benefits

  • Great taste
  • Contains antioxidants

CAT FOOD FEEDING GUIDE

FEEDING INSTRUCTIONS

Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets NF Kidney Function® Early Care Feline Formulas are intended for intermittent or supplemental feeding only.

The following feeding program is recommended as a guideline only, with discretionary clinical adjustments for proper weight maintenance.

 

FEEDING GUIDE2
BODY WEIGHT DRY CANNED
lbs kg Approximate Number Of 8-oz Cups/Day3 Approximate Number Of 5.5-oz Cans/Day3
5 2.3 1/4 7/8
8 3.6 3/8 11/4
12 5.4 2/3 2
16 7.2 7/8 2 2/3
20 9.1 11/8 3 1/4
254 11.4 13/8 4 1/8
CALORIE CONTENT (FED)2
 

 

4041 kcal/kg (dry) 1039 kcal/kg (can)
    1833 kcal/lb (dry) 561 kcal/lb (can)
    494 kcal/8-oz cup (dry) 162 kcal/5.5-oz can

1 Adjustments must be made for environmental conditions, activity level, and body condition. Provide fresh water in a clean container daily.

2 Kilocalories of metabolizable energy (ME).

3 This daily amount should be divided into several small meals throughout the day.

4 For each additional pound of body weight, feed an additional 24 kilocalories.

CAT NUTRITION & CALORIE INFORMATION

AVERAGE NUTRIENT CONTENT

 

DRY

CANNED

 

PER 100 KCAL ME

AS FED

DRY MATTER

PER 100 KCAL ME

AS FED

DRY MATTER

Protein

8.95g

36.17%

38.91%

9.49 g

9.86%

38.67%

Fat

3.51 g

14.17%

15.24%

4.69 g

4.87%

19.10%

Carbohydrate

8.37 g

33.82%

36.38%

7.67 g

7.97%

31.24%

Crude Fiber

0.75 g

3.03%

3.26%

1.89 g

1.96%

7.70%

Total Dietary Fiber

2.75 g

11.10%

11.94%

3.40 g

3.53%

13.84%

Soluble Fiber

0.35 g

1.41%

1.52%

0.53 g

0.55%

2.16%

Insoluble Fiber

2.40 g

9.69%

10.42%

2.87 g

2.98%

11.69%

Calcium

0.15 g

0.61%

0.65%

0.15 g

0.16%

0.61%

Phosphorus

0.09 g

0.38%

0.41%

0.11 g

0.11%

0.43%

Potassium

0.35 g

1.4%

1.51%

0.37 g

0.38%

1.49%

Sodium

0.07 g

0.29%

0.31%

0.10 g

0.10%

0.39%

Chloride

0.29 g

1.19%

1.28%

0.40 g

0.42%

1.65%

Magnesium

0.03 g

0.11%

0.12%

0.01 g

0.01%

0.04%

Copper

0.49 mg

19.99

mg/kg

21.50

mg/kg

0.08 mg

3.15

mg/kg

12.35

mg/kg

Zinc

6.23 mg

252

mg/kg

271

mg/kg

0.66 mg

27

mg/kg

105

mg/kg

Taurine

0.05 g

0.22%

0.24%

0.06 g

0.07%

0.26%

Vitamin A

693 IU

28,013

IU/kg

30,134

IU/kg

723 IU

29,221

IU/kg

114,592

IU/kg

Vitamin E

15.81 IU

639 IU/kg

687 IU/kg

6.63 IU

268 IU/kg

1051 IU/kg

Total Omega-6 Fatty Acids

0.41 g

1.68%

1.80%

0.98 g

1.02%

3.99%

Total Omega-3 Fatty Acids

0.15 g

0.61%

0.65%

0.16 g

0.17%

0.66%

EPA+DHA

0.12 g

0.48%

0.52%

0.12 g

0.13%

0.49%

 

PERCENTAGE OF METABOLIZABLE ENERGY FROM:
  DRY CANNED
Protein, %  34.5 26.1
Fat, %  33.0 38.5
Carbohydrate, %  32.5 35.4

CAT FOOD INGREDIENTS

Ingredients (Dry)

Corn gluten meal, tuna, barley, whole grain corn, soybean meal, animal fat preserved with mixed-tocopherols, potato protein, animal liver flavor, powdered cellulose, fish oil, calcium carbonate, potassium chloride, natural and artificial flavors, L-Lysine monohydrochloride, potassium citrate, salt, choline chloride, DL-Methionine, Vitamin E supplement, taurine, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, thiamine mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), niacin (Vitamin B-3), manganese sulfate, Vitamin A supplement, calcium pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), copper sulfate, riboflavin supplement (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin B-12 supplement, pyridoxine hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), folic acid (Vitamin B-9), Vitamin D-3 supplement, calcium iodate, biotin (Vitamin B-7), menadione sodium bisulfite complex (Vitamin K), sodium selenite. A-2568

 

Ingredients (Canned)

Water sufficient for processing, meat by-products, liver, rice, chicken by-products, powdered cellulose, potato protein, salmon, artificial and natural flavors, calcium sulfate, inulin, L-Lysine monohydrochloride, fish oil, guar gum, potassium citrate, carrageenan, salt, Vitamin E supplement, choline chloride, potassium chloride, DL-Methionine, taurine, magnesium sulfate, mono and dicalcium phosphate, thiamine mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), zinc sulfate, niacin (Vitamin B-3), ferrous sulfate, calcium pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), Vitamin A supplement, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (Vitamin K), pyridoxine hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), copper sulfate, manganese sulfate, riboflavin supplement (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin B-12 supplement, biotin (Vitamin B-7), folic acid (Vitamin B-9), Vitamin D-3 supplement, potassium iodide. A-2540

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