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Tiny Tiger vs Royal Canin

Tiny Tiger vs. Royal Canin

In this comparison article for Tiny Tiger vs Royal Canin, we'll highlight the key differences between these two pet food brands. To properly compare Tiny Tiger and Royal Canin, we'll use up-to-date nutritional and price information.

There are many factors to consider when choosing the best pet food brand for your pet. Factors such as ingredient quality, guaranteed analysis, product safety, brand history, and cost are among the most important factors to consider.

Throughout this Royal Canin vs Tiny Tiger comparison, we've utilized average data to make general comparisons. If you'd like to see individual product reviews, visit our Tiny Tiger Review Page or Royal Canin Review Page.

Guaranteed Analysis: Royal Canin vs. Tiny Tiger

According to AAFCO, all pet food labels must provide a guaranteed analysis of nutrient content. The analysis must provide guaranteed minimum percentages of crude protein and crude fat, and maximum percentages of crude fiber and moisture.

All percentages used in this comparison are averages reported on a dry matter basis.

Tiny Tiger Cat Food vs. Royal Canin Cat Food

Wet/Canned Cat Food Tiny Tiger Royal Canin
Crude Protein 52.2% 51.0%
Crude Fat 13.5% 12.7%
Crude Fiber 7.5% 10.6%

Crude Protein Comparison For Cat Food

Cats require twenty-two amino acids to sustain life. Eleven of these amino acids are synthesized naturally, the remaining eleven are consumed. Protein is the nutrient which provides some or all of these eleven essential amino acids.

Both brands provide roughly the same amount of crude protein.


Crude Fat Comparison For Cat Food

There are many ways in which dietary fat contributes to the overall health of our feline friends. Here is a short list of benefits provided by fats (not exhaustive):

  • Help transport nutrients across cell membranes
  • Fats produce metabolites, which help control inflammation
  • Maintain healthy blood pressure
  • Slow the growth of yeast infections
  • Fats improve the taste/texture of food.

According to our average data, Tiny Tiger typically provides less fiber than Royal Canin. However, this difference is relatively small and doesn't represent a significant difference between the two brands.

Tiny Tiger Pet Food Ingredients vs. Royal Canin Pet Food Ingredients

Tiny Tiger and Royal Canin both use the following controversial ingredients in many of their products:

Corn Flour
Brewers Rice
Corn Gluten Meal

Here are some of the controversial ingredients used only by Tiny Tiger.

Liver
Poultry
Poultry Giblets
Meat By-Products
Poultry Fat (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols)

Here are some of the controversial ingredients used only by Royal Canin.

Corn
Wheat
Caramel
Corn Meal
Corn Grits
Rice Hulls
Beef Plasma
Canola Meal
Pea Protein
Pork Plasma
Wheat Gluten
Tomato Pomace
Vegetable Oil
Propyl Gallate
Pork By-Products
Brewers Rice Flour
Powdered Cellulose
Chicken By-Products
Dried Tomato Pomace
Venison By-Products
Duck By-Product Meal
Chicken By-Product Meal
Soybean Protein Isolate
Hydrolyzed Poultry By-Products Aggregate

We believe that certain pet food ingredients are linked to adverse health affects; these ingredients are classified as harmful.

Here are some of the harmful ingredients used only by Tiny Tiger.

Red 3
Red 40
Added Color

Here are some of the harmful ingredients used only by Royal Canin.

Bha
Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex

Product Safety: Recall History of Tiny Tiger & Royal Canin?

According to our records, Tiny Tiger has never been recalled.

Royal Canin has been recalled 3 times.

  • May 11, 2007: Melamine
  • April 19, 2007: Melamine
  • Feb. 2, 2006: excess level of vitamin D3

Price Comparison: Which Brand Is More Expensive?

Wet Cat Food Tiny Tiger Royal Canin
Per Pound $2.89 $7.15
Per Calorie $0.0071 $0.0202

The average cost-per-lb is heavily influenced by the varying amounts of moisture present in each brand's food products (wet vs. dry food, dry vs. freeze-dried food, etc). However, the average cost-per-kcal eliminates the influence of moisture. Therefore, the average cost-per-kcal is the better metric to consider.

If you'd like to calculate the average cost-per-day or cost-pet-year of feeding Tiny Tiger or Royal Canin, input your pet's weight into our cost analyzer widget.

Averages price data can identify whether or not there exists a significant price difference between two brands. However, the actual price that you'll pay for Tiny Tiger or Royal Canin will depend on your shopping habits.

Pet owners who use our price comparison feature typically save more than 25% off retail prices for Tiny Tiger and Royal Canin. In addition, we currently have some great coupons for our readers.


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Where To Buy Tiny Tiger Pet Foods

You can purchase Tiny Tiger pet foods from the following stores:


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Where To Buy Royal Canin Pet Foods

You can purchase Royal Canin pet food products from these retailers:


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Type Of Pet Foods Available

Product Tiny Tiger Royal Canin
Dry Dog Food 85 Recipes
Wet Dog Food 44 Recipes
Dog Treats
Dry Cat Food 27 Recipes
Wet Cat Food 18 Recipes 23 Recipes
Cat Treats

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