When your cat is pregnant she needs approximately 1.5 times her normal cat food. However, depending on the number of kittens, this can increase to up to 3 times her normal quantity during nursing. These kittens grow quickly. It’s essential that she produces enough quality milk to nourish them.
The mother will need a high quality cat food, rich in energy and with a balanced nutrient content. This is essential to avoid malnutrition in both her and her kittens.
As the kittens grow, it’s time to wean them onto kitten food. Our Kitten food is perfect for their needs.
The nursing cat should have free access to the food. Once the kittens see their mother eating, they will try it out themselves.
Our Kitten food is ideal for the majority of pregnant and nursing cats. However, if your cat has an ongoing health condition, another food might be better suited to meet its individual needs.
Just ask your vet or vet nurse and they will guide you to the right food and amount.