Introducing a new kitten food

4th April 2013

Ellie asks:

“I am getting a new kitten next week. He has been fed an ordinary kitten food.  How should I start him on his new food?”


Our regular Ask the Vet feature enables readers to pose a question about their pet to our ROYAL CANIN® vets and nurses. Selected questions will be answered in our newsletters, of course, we will not be able to answer all questions directly and unfortunately not everyone will make it into the newsletters. But we’d love to hear from you if you have any interesting questions about your dog or cat’s general care, health or nutrition, go to

This is no substitute for your pet’s dedicated veterinary care so please contact your vet if you have specific concerns about your pet’s health and visit our website for FAQs about our products.

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