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Top Food for Cats With Allergies


Cat food allergies and feline conditions such as IBD often are treated with a limited ingredient diet, usually using a protein source the cat has never eaten before, such as rabbit, duck, or venison. These are my top picks of food for cats with allergies.Please consult with your veterinarian before using.

1. Natural Balance Green Pea and Duck Allergy Formula Canned Cat Food

Top Ingredients: Duck, Duck Broth, Duck Liver, Pea Flour, Duck Meal, Pea Protein, Salmon Oil, Dicalcium Phosphate, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Taurine, Sodium Chloride, Flaxseed, Yucca Schidigera, Carrageenan, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Vitamin E Supplement. Covered by Natural Balance Buy with Confidence screening program, which routinely tests all pet food products in its own testing laboratory.

2. Natural Balance Green Pea and Duck Formula Dry Cat Food

Reformulated with top listed ingredients: Peas, Duck Meal, Duck, Canola Oil, this food contains no grains. Like the entire Natural Balance line of pet foods, it is covered by the Buy with Confidence program.

3. IVD Limited Ingredient Diet Feline Duck & Green Peas Formula

IVD (Innovative Veterinary Diet)foods are manufactured by Royal Canin. They are often available in veterinary clinics and online are available only by prescription. Top listed ingredients in this formula are whole dried peas, duck meal, duck, natural flavor, canola oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols, Rosemary extract and citric acid). Omega 6 and 3 EFAs are supplemented to provide the optimum in anti-inflammatory effects these nutrients can provide.
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4. IVD Limited Ingredient Diet Feline Venison & Green Peas Formula

Venison is another protein source cats are unlikely to have eaten before. Top ingredients here are whole dried peas, venison meal, venison, canola oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols, rosemary extract and citric acid), with the added EFAs. Available only by prescription.
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5. IVD Limited Ingredient Lamb and Green Peas Diet Feline

Although lamb is more commonly found in non-prescription cat food, the IVD lamb formula is still viable for cats who have not eaten lamb before. Top listed ingredients are whole dried peas, lamb meal, natural flavor, lamb, canola oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols, Rosemary extract and citric acid), with added EFAs. Available only by prescription.

6. Wysong Diet Anergen

Wysong Anergen is rice and lamb meat-based and countains no dairy or wheat products. Top listed ingredients in the dry formula are lamb, ground brown rice, ground oat groats, ground flax seeds, dried yeast, DL-Methionine, taurine, lecithin, fish oil, coconut oil, plums, dried wheat grass powder, and dried barley grass powder. If rice is not an issue, this product might be a good alternative.
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