Royal Canin Spayed or Neutered Senior 12+ Dry Cat Food

by Royal Canin
With increased antioxidants, glucosamine and chondroitin for joint support and even lower phosphorous levels to help support healthy kidneys, this formula is ideal for helping your cat age gracefully.

Spay/Neuter (to be shortened to SN for this post) are common procedures that have the potential to change a cat’s life. Besides eradicating pet overpopulation and a million other pet issues that I won’t get started on, these simple operations have been linked to several life-changing benefits, including:

- Longer life expectancy

- Preventing unwanted litters

- Friendlier demeanor toward other cats/pets and humans

- Less fighting and marking among male cats

However, the same hormonal changes that lead to all of these benefits for SN cats can also cause energy requirements to drop by 30% and appetite to increase by 20% within the first 48 hours after surgery and well into the cat’s life.

In other words, SN cats have big appetites, but no so big energy needs…


Water sufficient for processing, pork by-products, chicken, chicken liver, wheat flour, gelatin by-product, powdered cellulose, natural flavors, fish oil, corn starch modified, leucine, calcium sulfate, guar gum, calcium carbonate, taurine, potassium chloride, carrageenan, vitamins (dl-alpha-tocopherol acetate [source of vitamin E], L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate [source of Vitamin C], thiamine mononitrate [vitamin B1], niacin supplement, biotin, d-calcium pantothenate, riboflavin supplement [vitamin B2], pyridoxine hydrochloride [vitamin B6], vitamin B12 supplement, folic acid, vitamin D3 supplement), glucosamine hydrochloride, marigold extract (tagetes erecta L.), trace minerals (zinc proteinate, zinc oxide, ferrous sulfate, copper sulfate, manganous oxide, sodium selenite, calcium iodate), chondroitin sulfate