According to WebMD, for most dry cat food brands, an adult cat needs to be fed just a little under a cup of food per day. An adult cat requires approximately 30 calories per pound of body weight each day. More »

The amount of food a cat needs per day can range from one-fourth to three-fourths of a cup of dry food, depending on the cat's size, age, weight, health and level of physical activity. Veterinarians can help determine th... More » Pets & Animals Pets Cats

A cat should be given high-quality and nutritious food at least twice a day. Cats must also have access to clean water in a bowl that's cleaned daily, unless a veterinarian says otherwise. More » Pets & Animals Pets Cats

The best dry cat food brands feature recipes that rely heavily on real meat and use fewer grains, such as corn and rice, than brands of a lower quality. Since cats are obligate carnivores, their food must have a solid ba... More » Pets & Animals Pets Cats

Consumer Search says that the best dry cat food on the market is Orijen Cat and Kitten Formula. It is a grain-free food made primarily from human-grade, free-range organic chicken and eggs and fresh-caught wild fish. It ... More » Pets & Animals Pets Cats

Pet cats eat commercial cat food that meets feline nutritional needs. This commercial food can be dry kibble that comes in a bag or wet food from a can or pouch. The diet can be supplemented with treats, which should com... More »

Kittens have different dietary needs than adult cats and need to eat food specifically designed for kittens. According to the ASPCA, kittens require more energy than adult cats. Kitten food is designed to provide the pro... More »