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Compare Ideal Balance products to those of other natural brands - Watch Video

Compare Ideal Balance products to those of other natural brands

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How does your natural cat food measure up?

At Hill's, our team of pet nutritionists uses only natural ingredients to create recipes with optimal levels of over 50
nutrients, providing the perfect balance of nutrition for your pet's health - nothing more, nothing less.

Too Much

You can have too much of a good thing. Excess and/or low quality proteins can bring unwanted minerals, which may cause kidney stress and lead to kidney stones.

Just Right

Balanced levels of high-quality protein help promote lean muscle, proper growth and balanced mineral levels.

Too Little

Not enough protein can hamper your cat's growth and muscle development.

Too Much

Just like with humans, too much fat in your cat's diet can lead to unwanted weight gain.

Just Right

When fat levels are in the right proportions, the result is healthy skin and a glossy coat.

Too Little

Fats often get a bad rap. But too little can leave your cat with a dull coat.

Too Much

Vitamins are important for proper health. But an excess can put stress on your cat's vital organs.

Just Right

Balanced levels of vitamins help support a strong immune system.

Too Little

When your cat doesn't get enough vitamins, he may be sluggish and fatigued.

Too Much

An excess of minerals can lead to the formation of bladder stones. Too much or low-quality protein is often the culprit.

Just Right

When your cat gets minerals in the right proportions, he enjoys the benefits of strong bones and teeth.

Too Little

Foods that don't give your cat enough minerals can cause weakness.

Too Much

When fiber levels are elevated, unwanted gas can be the result.

Just Right

Fiber in the right proportions is an important component to healthy digestion.

Too Little

When fiber levels are low, the result can be loose stools.

excess

deficiency

protein

kidney
stress

lean
muscle &
growth

poor
growth

fats

weight
gain

healthy
skin &
coat

dull
coat

vitamins

organ
stress

strong
immune
system

fatigue

minerals

bladder
stones

strong
bones &
teeth

weakness

fiber

gas

healthy
digestion

loose
stools

*Key nutrient ranges based on Small Animal Clinical Nutrition, 5th edition

Compare cat foods to:

Hill's®
Ideal Balance™

compare to BLUE™ Life Protection Formula Adult Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe
compare to Wellness® Complete Health® Super5Mix® Chicken Recipe
compare to Innova® Adult Cat Food - Small Bites
compare to Canyon Creek Ranch® Natural Chicken & Brown Rice

Hill's®
Ideal Balance™
Grain Free

compare to BLUE™ Freedom Grain-Free Adult Chicken Recipe
compare to Wellness® Grain Free Core® Grain Free Original Formula

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Hill’s® Ideal Balance cat foods are available online, at your vet clinic, or at a pet store near you.