Nature's Variety® Instinct® Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken

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Nature's Variety Instinct Raw Boost Grain Free Recipe with Real Chicken Natural Dry Cat Food is a better way to feed kibble to your kitty. High in animal protein, grain free and featuring boosted nutrition with bites of freeze-dried raw meat, this delicious dry blend and its pure, real nutrition will help unlock your cat's potential to thrive.

Features:

  • Cage-free chicken is the first ingredient; packed with animal protein for strong, lean muscles
  • Freeze-Dried Raw - All-natural, minimally processed bites of real chicken
  • Probiotic Boost - Guaranteed levels of live, natural probiotics for digestive health
  • Higher Omegas* and more antioxidants* for healthy skin & coat, and immune health (*compared to Instinct Original)
  • Made without - grain, potato, corn, wheat, soy, by-product meal, artificial colors or preservatives

    Food Type: Dry
    Food Consistency: Kibble
    Breed Size: All
    Life Stage: All
    Nutritional Option: Raw. Grain Free, Natural, Gluten Free
    Health Consideration: General Health, Muscle Tone, Digestive Care, Skin & Coat, Immune System, Shiny Coat
    Flavor: Chicken
    Package Weight: Available in 2 lb, 5 lb and 10 lb sizes

    Feeding Instructions:
    Ideal feeding amounts will vary by age, weight, and activity level so the guide below should be used as an initial recommendation. Divide the cups per day by the number of feedings per day. Be sure to always provide clean, fresh water. Along with dry food, we recommend feeding raw or wet food to help increase the amount of water in your pet's diet.

    Daily Feeding Guidelines (standard 8 oz dry measure cup):
    Adult Maintenance:
    5 lb: 3/8 cup
    10 lb: 1/2 cup
    15 lb: 3/4 cup

    Weight Loss:
    5 lb: 1/4 cup
    10 lb: 3/8 cup
    15 lb: 1/2 cup

    Kittens: Feed up to twice the adult maintenance amount.

    Pregnant/Nursing Females: Feed up to three times the adult maintenance amount shown above.

    Transitioning to Instinct: Always introduce a new food over a period of 5 to 7 days, mixing increasing amounts of Instinct with the current food each day.

    Ingredients:
    Chicken, Chicken Meal, Turkey Meal, Menhaden Fish Meal, Peas, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid), Tapioca, Freeze Dried Chicken, Natural Flavor, Dried Tomato Pomace, White Fish Meal (Pacific Whiting, Pacific Sole, Pacific Rockfish), Freeze Dried Chicken Liver, Pumpkinseeds, Salt, Freeze Dried Chicken Heart, Montmorillonite Clay, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate, Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Biotin), Carrots, Apples, Cranberries, Choline Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide), DL-Methionine, Taurine, Dried Kelp, Salmon Oil, Blueberries, Dried Bacillus coagulans Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract

    Guaranteed Analysis:
    Crude Protein (min) 43.0%
    Crude Fat (min) 20.0%
    Crude Fiber (max) 3.5%
    Moisture (max) 9.0%
    Zinc (min) 120 mg/kg
    Selenium (min) 0.6 mg/kg
    Vitamin A (min) 18,000 IU/kg
    Vitamin E (min) 120 IU/kg
    *Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) (min) 100 mg/kg
    *Omega 3 Fatty Acids (min) 0.5%
    *Omega 6 Fatty Acids (min) 3.5%
    *Bacillus coagulans (min) 60,000,000 CFU/lb

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

    Caloric Content: 480 kcal/cup

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    <!--begin-bvseo-reviews--> <!--begin-reviews--> <div id="bvseo-reviewsSection"> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="173778917"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">5</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">Ebony05</span> from <span itemprop="name">My cat loves it, especially the raw</span> <span itemprop="description">My cat really enjoys this food, especially the freeeze dried raw pieces. I love that it is grain-free, high protein like nature intended. My kitty is really picky but seems to love this stuff.</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2017-10-17</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2017-10-17" /> </div> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="209051433"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">5</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">CrystalC</span> from <span itemprop="name">This food is amazing!</span> <span itemprop="description">I switched my cats to the chicken raw boost recently and they love it! One of my cats I got last year while she was pregnant with her second litter of kittens, and I got her spayed last fall shortly after she had them. She was less active after having the kittens, and she started gaining a lot of weight after she was spayed (she wasn&rsquo;t obese or anything but it was heading in that direction.) I decided to switch her and my 2 one year old kittens to instinct to see if she did better on this food, and I honestly can&rsquo;t believe the difference it&rsquo;s made in just over a month. Trinket is slowly losing the extra weight, and has started to run around and play like a kitten again! The 2 younger ones seem healthier too! I&rsquo;m so glad I made the switch to instinct!!!!!</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2019-05-07</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2019-05-07" /> </div> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="207350274"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">1</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">NRobertson</span> from <span itemprop="name">Rawboost formula</span> <span itemprop="description">I bought the rawboost cat formula that is supposed to have kibble plus freeze dried raw and it does not have any pieces of the freeze dried raw</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2019-03-02</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2019-03-02" /> </div> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="195794085"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">3</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">4alleternity</span> from <span itemprop="name">Less</span> <span itemprop="description">Not excited that protein and fiber were lowered while fat was increased. The measurements for feeding are much more appropriate however. Lowering the amount of canberries is not in my interest either.</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2018-01-23</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2018-01-23" /> </div> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="136446500"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">5</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">CatHair</span> from <span itemprop="name">Good for our cats</span> <span itemprop="description">Our two younger cats (app 3 years old) thrive on this food. I tried a number of premium kibbles for them and this one is a keeper, particularly at the price point from the online vendor. I do notice that the freeze-dried bits seem to be coming through their systems &quot;whole,&quot; as evidenced in the litter box -- the cats just gobble them down in delight. I do occasionally give the cats canned food, but they favor the Instinct kibble even when presented with a choice of it or nice stinky wet food.</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2016-01-01</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2016-01-01" /> </div> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="133132119"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">1</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">Irene75</span> from <span itemprop="name">Bad quality control</span> <span itemprop="description">We've been feeding our cats this for the past year. Loved the convenience of being able to incorporate raw food into their diet. However for the past 2 bags, the amount of freeze dried bits have decreased significantly. This past bag, had a total of 2 pieces in the whole bag!! (Trust me, I waited until they finished the bag to confirm this) Very bad quality control. The amount has always been different between the bags but this was just ridiculous. So disappointed. Won't be buying any more.</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-11-11</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2015-11-11" /> </div> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="133012482"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">5</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">Kitty Love</span> from <span itemprop="name">My Cats are Happy and so am I.</span> <span itemprop="description">Have been using for aprox. 3 months. Have three cats and they all love it. Two of them were on medication and/or special food (c/d) The one on the special cat food would only eat it as a last resort because there was nothing else. So far everyone is off special diets and doing well. Told my Vet and he said ok.</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-11-11</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2015-11-11" /> </div> <div class="bvseo-review" itemprop="review" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Review" data-reviewid="132631890"> <meta itemprop="itemReviewed" content="Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken" /> <span itemprop="reviewRating" itemscope itemtype="http://schema.org/Rating"> Rated <span itemprop="ratingValue">5</span> out of <span itemprop="bestRating">5</span> </span> by <span itemprop="author">gmm80</span> from <span itemprop="name">Excellent food that all my cats love!</span> <span itemprop="description">I have a male and female cat that both need to lose a few pounds and it's a struggle to find a reduced calorie food that they will eat. 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Great product!</span> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2015-11-03</div> <meta itemprop="datePublished" content="2015-11-03" /> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript"> if (document.getElementById('bvseo-reviewsSection')) { document.getElementById('bvseo-reviewsSection').style.display = 'none'; } </script> <!--end-reviews--> <!--begin-pagination--> <ul id="bvseo-paginationSection"> <li class="bvseo-paginationItem"><a class="bvseo-paginationLink" href="https://www.petsmart.com/on/demandware.servlet/Sites-PetSmart-Site/default/Product-Show?pid=5265648&bvrrp=Main_Site-en_US/reviews/product/2/43812.htm">Nature's Variety&reg; Instinct&reg; Raw Boost Cat Food - Natural, Grain Free, Freeze Dried Raw, Chicken Reviews - page 2</a></li> </ul> <!--end-pagination--> <ul id="BVSEO_meta" style="display:none!important"> <li data-bvseo="bvDateModified">y_2019, m_11, d_10, h_18</li> <li data-bvseo="ps">bvseo_bulk, prod_bvrr, vn_bulk_3.0.0</li> <li data-bvseo="cp">cp_1, bvpage1</li> <li data-bvseo="co">co_hasreviews, tv_0, tr_206</li> <li data-bvseo="cf">loc_en_US, sid_43812, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=HELPFULNESS, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=POSITIVE_FEEDBACK, direction=DESCENDING), SortEntry(order=SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]</li> <li data-bvseo="diagnostics">clientName_petsmart</li> </ul> <!--end-bvseo-reviews--> <ul id="BVSEOSDK_meta" style="display: none !important;"> <li data-bvseo="sdk">bvseo_sdk, dw_cartridge, 18.2.0, p_sdk_3.2.0</li> <li data-bvseo="sp_mt">CLOUD, getReviews, 59ms</li> <li data-bvseo="ct_st">reviews, product</li> </ul>
    <!--begin-bvseo-questions--> <!--begin-questions--> <div id="bvseo-questionsSection"> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="3898397"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> My cars are eating Crave, all meat, no &amp;quot;meal&amp;quot; ingedients. This has chicken meal and turkey meal -- and the raw chicken is farther down in the list. I know, but do YOU know what chicken meal is? Its not so good, but better than by-products. </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: Missy22</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="4557342"> Try googling it. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: thenoble1</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2019-07-10</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="4360774"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> What is the carb count on this food? </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: DAP007</div> <div class="bvseo-answer" data-answerid="4457860"> Thanks for asking! The carb count for this food is 13% as fed. <div class="bvseo-author">Answered by: Instinct Pet Food</div> <div class="bvseo-pubdate">Date published: 2018-07-29</div> </div> </div> <div class="bvseo-question-answer" data-questionid="5223053"> <h2 class="bvseo-question"> why is this NOT available for DELIVERY?? IF it IS sold in the store, and is available? and is going to be delivered to a home IN burleson? It only CONTAINS freeze-dried &amp;quot;raw&amp;quot; bits...really NOT raw...plz advise... would like to add to an order...thx </h2> <div class="bvseo-question-detail"> </div> <div class="bvseo-author">Asked by: GSDLUVR1</div> </div> </div> <script type="text/javascript"> if (document.getElementById('bvseo-questionsSection')) { document.getElementById('bvseo-questionsSection').style.display = 'none'; } </script> <!--end-questions--> <ul id="BVSEO_meta" style="display:none!important"> <li data-bvseo="bvDateModified">y_2019, m_11, d_10, h_18CST</li> <li data-bvseo="ps">bvseo_bulk, prod_bvqa, vn_bulk_3.0.0</li> <li data-bvseo="cp">cp_1, bvpage1</li> <li data-bvseo="co">co_hasquestionsanswers, tq_3</li> <li data-bvseo="cf">loc_en_US, sid_43812, prod, sort_[SortEntry(order=LAST_APPROVED_ANSWER_SUBMISSION_TIME, direction=DESCENDING)]</li> <li data-bvseo="diagnostics">clientName_petsmart</li> </ul> <!--end-bvseo-questions--> <ul id="BVSEOSDK_meta" style="display: none !important;"> <li data-bvseo="sdk">bvseo_sdk, dw_cartridge, 18.2.0, p_sdk_3.2.0</li> <li data-bvseo="sp_mt">CLOUD, getContent, 52ms</li> <li data-bvseo="ct_st">questions, product</li> </ul>