Humans aren't the only species that has a tendency to pack on the pounds. House cats are especially likely to add weight around their adorable, fluffy bellies, but now you can treat your cat without tipping the scale. All of these treats are both diet friendly and kitty cat approved, so enjoy these treats, kitties, because you totally deserve them!
The 7 Best Treats For Cats Who Need To Lose Weight
1. Cat-Man-Doo Dried Bonito Fish Flakes
Dried Bonito Fish flakes have long been nicknamed "kitty crack" because of their incredible popularity with most cats. The fish flakes are tissue paper thin and are made of just the one ingredient, Bonito Fish! They are naturally high in vitamins, minerals, and protein while being very low in calories.
2. Whole Life Pet Single Ingredient Cat Treats
These pure protein bites come in a variety of flavors such as chicken, salmon, cod, and turkey. Each flavor is made up of just one single ingredient that is freeze dried to retain natural flavor and nutrients. They process these treats in small batches at a time, ensuring that their product is of the highest quality. But there's more: The treats are human grade, sourced in the USA and are just 3 calories each.
3. The Honest Kitchen Smittens
Smittens, by The Honest Kitchen, are made of 100% Icelandic haddock fish. Most cats find the treat's scent and texture irresistible. At just 1.1 calories apiece, you can go ahead and give your kitty a few extra without feeling bad.
4. Wellness Kittles Grain-Free Cat Treats
These crunchy snacks are a fan favorite with cats. They are grain-free and their crunchy texture helps keep your cat's teeth clean while simultaneously keeping your cat's taste buds rockin'. At under 2 calories per treat, you can serve these treats guilt-free.
5. Pure Bites Cat Treats
Pure Bites cat treats are freeze dried treats made of just one single ingredient. They come in a variety of flavors such as chicken breast, ocean whitefish, shrimp, and beef. The freeze drying process helps lock in key nutrients and complex flavors. At just 1 calorie per treat, you can feel good about letting your kitties snack on these single ingredient treats.
6. Nature’s Variety Instinct Raw Boost Minis
Nature's Variety Instinct Raw Boost Minis are made of 100% pure, raw, freeze dried ingredients. They are free of grains, by-products, preservatives, and artificial flavors. Even though they are just 2 calories per treat, their protein rich ingredients make these treats extremely popular with even the most finicky of eaters.
7. WildSide Pet Products Wild Salmon Cat Treats
Freeze dried, wild caught Alaskan salmon is the only ingredient in these delicious treats. Their texture is a bit softer making them great for older kitties. They are so good, they are even human grade! At just 2 calories per treat, you may end up snacking on a few treats along with your cat!