F.A.Q’s

At PurrForm, we do not advocate feeding dry food. Even grain free dry foods tend to contain ingredients which are not particularly suited to a cat’s digestive tract and a cat can become addicted to the dry food. As PurrForm is a complete food, there is no requirement to feed any other wet or dry…
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Cats have no requirement for carbohydrates and have limited ability to digest them. For cats, a raw meat diet is more digestible than a diet of plant based foods. Because they evolved eating a diet with almost no carbohydrates, they have only one enzyme system capable of handling them. This is quite different from humans…
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In the wild cat would hunt and eat its prey whole including raw bone. Raw bone are highly digestible and are full of natural nutrients and minerals such as phosphorus and calcium which are vital for a cat diet. In the opposite cooked bone can be brittle and prone to splintering.

Their digestive systems are adapted specifically for a raw meat based diet. A cat’s digestive tract is short and acidic, and processes a species-appropriate raw diet. They efficiently digest raw food in about 12 hours. This gives very little time for bacteria to proliferate, so cats are naturally resistant to food poisoning.

The wrong level of fat is bad for you but the correct level of fats in a pet’s diet is essential for the following reasons: The fats act as a concentrated source of calories, giving your cat sustained energy. They supply essential fatty acids, such as Linolenic acid and linoleic acid, to maintain a healthy…
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Your cats are part of your family, and of course you want what is best for them. There is growing evidence that not feeding a raw food diet may cause some of the diseases that cats suffer from.Diet plays a huge role in the health of your animals, so choosing a diet that reflects what…
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The cost of feeding PurrForm can work out less than feeding many leading brands. Because of the quality of the ingredients there is no waste or fillers and more of the food is utilized, so your pet may need a smaller amount than it would compared with other brands.

Scratching and biting at the skin – when fleas, ticks and mites are not present – can be the result of food allergies. Over time, cats and dogs can develop allergies to a number of ingredients, such as beef, dairy products wheat and other cereal products. The offending dietary ingredient need not be a new…
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Taurine is required in a cats diet for the following:- Vision Cardiac function To support development of the central nervous system. Reproduction

Taurine is an essential amino acid, one of the building blocks of protein. Cats bodies do not internally produce much taurine, but without it, they cannot survive for long. Therefore, cats are reliant on their diet to get the taurine they need. Taurine is found naturally in raw meat and organs but less in cooked…
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Providing your cats with a diet that is modeled on what they would eat in the wild can have additional benefits, for you and your cat. Improved digestion Greatly reduced stool odour and volume Healthy coat, less shedding, fewer hairballs Increased energy Weight loss, if overweight Better urinary health

Due to the fact that cats have evolved to eat raw meat and have short digestive tracts, they are at little risk of contracting salmonella. There is a much lower risk of cats contracting salmonella from affected meat than there is from humans contracting it. PurrForm uses fresh, human grade meat which is stored and…
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Cat owners are often keen to try making their own raw food diet. We would advise this needs to be carried out with care. If the food is made with meat, bone and offal, it needs to be done using the correct ratios. The food may not be a ‘complete’ diet so may lack some…
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When setting up the Company, we looked carefully into all aspects of the business. We considered all options available regarding the supply of our rabbit meat and the pros and cons of wild rabbit versus farmed rabbit. Although there are some advantages of using wild rabbit, we concluded that overall, farmed rabbit has additional advantages….
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PurrForm chicken meat is human grade, comes from the UK and is free range. PurrForm rabbit meat is human grade and comes from Europe but we are very selective in choosing countries that rear the rabbits in a humane way. Although we are producing a product diet that is a species appropriate diet that our…
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