FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

200g of raw gourmet = Calories appropriately :130kcal/100g

Ideal calories per day for a growing kitten 1.5 - 2kg in weight is 275+

Kittens should be fed 5-7% of their growing body weight. Depending on their appetite. It is ok to give them the extra portion because they are actively growing. They require more calories to have a good healthy weight. You would need to gauge and increase the portions accordingly if you feel the quantity per meal is insufficient. (E.g your kitten/cat finishes its food immediately and meowing for more) 

 

Age group - Serving quantity

6 - 7 weeks old - 25g - 40g per meal 

8 - 12 weeks - 40g - 85g per meal


Adult cat age 2-3 years old and above should be fed 2-5% of their ideal body weight. (gauge accordingly and periodically)

Ways to prepare:

• Take out a pack of Raw Gourmet from the freezer and cut a serving portion. You may gauge the quantity per meal for your cat.

The remaining portion of the meat to be place back into the freezer.

• Thaw the serving portion naturally in room temperature until meat is soft (10 -15mins)

• You may also soak completely the unopened pack into bowl or basin of water.

 

Once the meat is soften, add some warm water, mix well and serve warm.

1/4 of 200gm pack: Use 2-3 tablespoons of warm water

200gm pack: Use 5-6 tablespoons of warm water

If your cat is accustom to raw feeding, this delicious food will be eaten quite immediately. 

Otherwise, here are a few steps you should consider to do : 

• Remove their dry food entirely during this transition.

• Your cat must be hungry before they will even try the Raw Gourmet.

• There is a possibility that your cat may go on a hunger strike for a few days (1-2 days) during this transition. However, once their survival instinct kicks in, they will start to eat it. Provide drinking water for your cats at all times during this transition period.

• You may jumpstart your cat's tasting experience by feeding a pinch of Raw Gourmet directly into your cat's mouth.

Mix well Raw Gourmet with their favourite canned food. Reduce their canned food gradually whilst increasing the proportion of Raw Gourmet.

• Repeat this until your cat is fully on Raw Gourmet.

• You may jumpstart your cat's tasting experience by feeding a pinch of Raw Gourmet directly into your cat's mouth. 

Try these methods and let us know! :)

Welcome to a healthier way of feeding your furbabies!

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Is Raw Gourmet halal? 

• Yes, Raw Gourmet is made with halal meat and ingredients, by a Muslim-owned establishment.

Are there any other meat flavours (other than chicken) in Raw Gourmet? 

• Yes! We now have 6 different flavours to whet your cat's appetite. Raw Gourmet comes in the original Chicken, Beef & Chicken, Duck & Chicken, Sardine & Chicken, Kangaroo & Chicken and Beef & Venison.

 

How long can a pack last once opened or defrosted?

• Once a pack is opened and the serving meat is thawed, the Raw Gourmet serving portion has to be consumed within 4 hours.

 You must ensure to freeze the unused portion (keep in ziplock bag or seal container) until the next feeding time.

 

Can dogs consume Raw Gourmet?

• Yes, they definitely can! 

My pet has allergies. Can I feed her with Raw Gourmet?

• Kindly let us know what type of allergy your cat has and we will advise you further. Most cats with allergies due to medication or environmental factors are able to eat Raw Gourmet.

 

How long does Raw Gourmet last and what is the best way to store it?

• Frozen Raw Gourmet can be kept in the freezer for 60 days. The average duration to keep thawed raw meat in the refrigerator is 1 day. Keep the raw meat in an airtight container or ziplock bag to prevent cross-contamination.

 

When can my kitten start on Raw Gourmet?

• Our products are suitable for kittens as young as 6 weeks old onwards. If they are already used to kibbles or canned food, you may want to mix it with Raw Gourmet with a ratio of 20:80 (20% Raw Gourmet, 80% kibbles/canned) to start with, and gradually increase the ratio by 20% every 2-3 days to ensure a gentle transition.

 

Can I microwave or reheat Raw Gourmet?

• No, Raw Gourmet should not be cooked or reheated in a microwave. To maintain the nutritional values, it is important to serve Raw Gourmet in its natural thawed state. Any heating process will further reduce the nutritional benefits in the cat's diet. The process is simple – thaw naturally, add warm water, mix well and serve. 

 

Where can we purchase Raw Gourmet?

• You may purchase it on our website.

Or in store purchase at our address boutique : Vibes @ East Coast, 308 Telok Kurau Road #01-28 Singapore 423858. Contact/whatsapp your order : 62424216/88700666

 

Do you do delivery?

• Yes, we deliver for $10 per trip. Minimum order for free delivery is $150. Orders made after 3pm will be delivered on the next working day.

 

 

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