VetriScience® Laboratories Nu Cat is a complete multi-vitamin/mineral formula with digestive enzymes for cats of all breeds and ages. It has been specifically formulated to maintain the physical and mental well-being of cats, and provides over 40 nutrients including taurine for ocular, neurological, reproductive and cardiovascular support. Nu-Cat also includes omega 3 and 6 fatty acids to support skin and coat health, digestive enzymes to support nutrient absorption and utilization, and a B complex that provides all 11 B vitamins. Additionally, Nu-Cat contains perna canaliculus, a New Zealand green-lipped mussel that is rich in fatty acids, amino acids, glycosaminoglycans and glycoproteins. Perna provides joint and connective tissue support, as well as fatty acids to assist in regulating metabolic functions.
Feeding Directions: Adult Cat: Give 2 chews daily, divided between AM and PM.
Kitten: Give 1 chew daily.
Guaranteed Analysis Per 2 Chews (2.5 g):
Levels represent minimums unless otherwise stated:
Moisture (max) 19 %
Methionine 10 mg
Cystine 5 mg
Linoleic Acid (min) 25 mg
Calcium (2.0%) 50 mg
Phosphorus (1.0%) 25 mg
Potassium (0.01%) 0.25 mg
Magnesium (0.06%) 1.5 mg
Iron (1200 ppm) 1.5 mg
Copper (24 ppm) 0.030 mg
Zinc (800 ppm) 1 mg
Iodine (32 ppm) 0.040 mg
Selenium (2.8 ppm) 0.0035 mg
Vitamin A 900 IU
Vitamin D3 50 IU
Vitamin E 5 IU
Thiamine (Vitamin B1) 2 mg
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) 2 mg
Pantothenic Acid 5 mg
Niacin 5 mg
Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6) 2 mg
Folic Acid 0.002 mg
Biotin 0.002 mg
Vitamin B12 0.002 mg
Choline 5 mg
Taurine 200 mg
*Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) 20 mg
*Inositol 2 mg
*P-aminobenzoic Acid 2 mg
*Betaine Hydrochloride 10 mg
*Lecithin 5 mg
*Bromelain (Pineapple) 0.9 GD Units1
*Lipase (Pork Pancreas) 2.5 USP Units2
*Protease (Pork Pancreas) 32 USP Units3
*Pepsin (Pork) 6 NF Units4
*Papain (Papaya) 3 USP Units5
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles
Ingredients: natural chicken liver flavor, taurine, oat flour, rye flour, water, arabic gum,
brewers dried yeast, dicalcium phosphate, lecithin, canola oil, glycerin, l-ascorbyl-2-
polyphosphate, dried whole New Zealand green-lipped mussel¹, calcium carbonate, safflower
oil, pectin, oat meal, maltodextrins, sodium alginate, calcium sulfate, choline chloride,
betaine hydrochloride, dl-methionine, vitamin E supplement, zinc proteinate, sorbic
acid (a preservative), calcium d-pantothenate, cystine, niacinamide, bromelain
(pineapple stem), magnesium oxide, iron proteinate, riboflavin, pyridoxine hydrochloride,
thiamine mononitrate, inositol, p-aminobenzoic acid, vitamin B12 supplement, vitamin A
acetate, propionic acid (a preservative), mixed tocopherols (as added preservatives),
potassium chloride, pork pancreas (source of lipase and protease activity), copper
proteinate, sodium selenite, vitamin D3 supplement, biotin, calcium iodate, pepsin (pork
stomach), folic acid, papain (from papaya).
¹GlycOmega is a Trademark of Aroma New Zealand LTD.
1 One GD unit of bromelain activity will liberate approximately 8.4 mg amino acids (from
gelatin)/20 min/mg of enzyme at 45 C and pH 4.5
2 One USP unit is the activity that liberates one microequivalent of fatty acid under
3 One USP unit of protease is contained in the amount of protease that digests 1.0 mg
of casein under standard conditions.
4 One NF Unit of pepsin activity digests 3000 times its own weight of coagulated egg
albumen under standard conditions.
5 One USP unit of papain activity will liberate 3.0 mg amino acids (from egg
albumin)/min/mg of the enzyme under standard conditions.
This product contains sources of Pepsin, Papain, Bromelain and Protease (hydrolyzes
proteins) and Lipase (hydrolyzes triglycerides).
For animal use only.
Store in a cool, dry place.
Keep out of the reach of children and animals. Some pets may consider this a treat. In case of accidental overdose, contact a health professional immediately.