Wet cat food or canned cat food are those cat food recipes that contain a high percentage of moisture. This moisture is an important aspect of a cat’s diet as it helps prevent chronic dehydration, which is commonplace among cats who only consume Dry Cat Food.
The nutrition of wet cat food varies significantly but tends to be somewhat better than Dry Cat Food on average. Unnecessary carbohydrates are less commonplace as they are not needed to create kibble. Despite this, some wet cat food does contain a significant proportion of carbohydrates.