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Balancers added to raw or cooked meat for dogs

Balancers added to raw or cooked meat for cats

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The ALLROUNDER Balancing Supplement For Cats

Raw and homemade feeding made easy. And worry-free.

Be confident your raw feeding gives your cat all they need, and more. (And say goodbye to lengthy prep.)

22 all-natural ingredients in one supplement, that adds what meat doesn’t have, to make complete and balanced meals. The Allrounder does more than complete and balance. It's also loaded with extras, to help support good joint, gut and immune system health.

    More than complete and balanced

    A bestie plus meat meal gives your dog or cat:

    The right mix of macronutrients – fat, protein and carbs, including the 10 essential amino acids

    Fatty acids – the right quantity and ratio of omega 6 and 3

    All the essential minerals including the right quantity and ratio of calcium and phosphorus

    The essential vitamins, including A, D, E

    Antioxidants (with an ORAC of 1700 umol/100g) to help reduce inflammation, and support a healthy immune system - important to both puppies and senior dogs and cats.

    Chondroitin - helps give cartilage its elasticity, and supports good joint mobility.

    Vitamin C - when dogs and cats are stressed or as they age, they become less proficient at producing their own supply of vitamin C, an important antioxidant.

    Pre- and probiotics, important for good gut health.

    And especially for cats: Sea kelp for arachidonic acid, cricket protein for taurine, nutritional yeast for thiamine, cranberry and apple cider vinegar for urinary tract health.

    Dinner in a minute

    Just add water, meat, mix and serve. When you're in the swing, you'll think it's as convenient as biscuits from a bag. (But better for health.)

    Plus, our feed calculator app takes the guesswork away. It gives you the right feed quantities, tailored to your dog and the proteins you're feeding.

    Cats have a simple feed table on the pack.

    Health benefits for dogs and cats

    Plus, after a while on the bestie Allrounder, people report their dogs have more energy and typically lose weight and become leaner. Plus, their coats are shinier, their guts are happier, and their poos are smaller and less stinky. Now that's a good thing!

    100% Human-grade ingredients

    Balancer for dogs:

    Apple powder, bone broth powder, carrot powder, sweet potato powder, MCHA bone meal powder, cod liver oil, organic wheat grass powder, organic pumpkin powder, organic shiitake mushroom powder, kale powder, green lipped mussel, nutritional yeast, probiotic(bacillus coagulans), kelp powder, organic nettle powder, organic chicory root powder, kakadu plum powder, manuka honey powder, iodised salt.

    Balancer for cats:

    Apple powder, carrot powder, bone broth powder, MCHA bone meal powder, sweet potato powder, cod liver oil, organic wheatgrass powder, cricket meal, organic pumpkin powder, kale powder, nutritional yeast, cranberry powder, probiotic (bacillus coagulans), organic nettle powder, green lipped mussel, organic chicory powder, kelp powder, kakadu plum powder, astragalus, apple cider vinegar powder, broccoli powder, iodised salt.

    Customer Reviews
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      12/10/2021
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      Anonymous
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product
      • What's the name of your dog or cat? Moose
      • Can you share anything more about the reason you switched to bestie...was there something going on health-wise? Skin condition.

      Great in so many ways. Our cat loves the product and he’s so well since he started taking the supplement. We tried a sample pack to start with and there were no instructions, so we were just sprinkling it on his food. He loved it anyway. Now that we’re serving it as recommended, he’s enjoying it even more. The nutritional advice and follow-up emails have been very informative. We couldn’t fault the product or service in any way.

      01/03/2022

      Bestie Kitchen

      That's great to hear...and we'll adjust that sample pack labelling!

      09/30/2021
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      Anonymous
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product

      My kitten feel good about the taste

      Worry my kitten hate the taste, but luckily he thinks it's quite good. Still takes time to encourage him to eat fresh meat instead of cans.

      09/30/2021

      Bestie Kitchen

      I'm glad to hear that; thanks for letting us know! Over time this raw feeding should get easier - for him and you.

      06/30/2021
      TH
      Tasha H.
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product

      3 out of 4 cats won’t eat it

      Pretty disappointed that only 1 out of my 4 cats would eat the meat I put this supplement in. One cat stopped eating for 2 days after eating this. I gave up after several attempts and the only cat that would eat it started refusing it on the 3rd day??

      06/30/2021

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thanks for your review Tasha, and sorry to hear it's not an immediate hit...I've touched base with you separately to offer some transition tips. As you probably know, cats imprint their feeding habits very early so some can be slow to change to new food...

      05/12/2021
      PF
      Penny F.
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product

      Happy Cats

      Good experience - lots of information on how to introduce the Allrounder into the cats diet. Liked the daily emails from Bestie that came whilst waiting for it to arrive. Cats loved their new food from first try. It’s been an easy transition. Happy cats, happy owner!

      05/11/2021

      Bestie Kitchen

      That's great to hear! Glad you'e all happy...

      04/13/2021
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      Anonymous
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product

      It’s a nice thick gravy and mixes well but it needs more

      Crude protein should be around 44% crude fat 17% crude fibre 0.3% and total carbohydrates 3.6% my cats are eating it,so I’m happier feeding raw then anything else good value for money.

      Bestie Kitchen The ALLROUNDER Balancing Supplement For Cats Review
      04/13/2021

      Bestie Kitchen

      Hi and thanks for trying bestie. We're really thrilled that your cats are eating it. Just a query though re your statement about what cats need; where did you get those figures from? For AAFCO, the min requirement on a DMB for protein is actually 26% and 30% (maintenance and growth respectively); and fat is 9%; with no minimums in the profile for fibre and carbs. In NRC, (on which AAFCO is based) it’s 40% min (adult cats) with 50% recommended and fat recommended at 22.5%. Given that the balancer is fed with meat, the nutrients provided by the combined meal are important, not the ones for the supplement on its own. Using lean beef as an example, bestie for cats and beef provides 65% protein, 26% fat, 1.3% carbs and and 3% fibre.

      03/23/2021
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      Anonymous
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product

      Allrounder balancing supplement for cats

      My 2 took about a week to get used to product. They were raw fed once a day beforehand but having this added was a bit of stress at time. Re amount required. It can be a bit much considering amount of food to mix Bestie into. Cats are smaller in general compared to dogs. Second thing I'd also already mentioned to Amanda is feed recommendation for various proteins as currently limited to 4. She is working on it. All in all a great product for cats My 2 look and feel better already. Now meowing when I get Bestie out from cupboard at mealtime - no meat in sight yet. Highly recommended for cat owners who want to raw feed but am worried about nutritional gaps.

      03/23/2021

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thanks so much for your feedback; and yes, we'll be adding the feed guide for those extra proteins soon. Good to hear you got through a transition phase and that your cats like it!

      11/16/2020
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      Anonymous
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product

      Success!

      My cats transitioned and accepted this quite easily which is an indicator of a great product. Thank you

      11/16/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thank you! That's great to hear.

      09/24/2020
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      Susan R.
      Australia Australia
      I recommend this product

      Picky ****

      We have a picky **** and we didn’t think she would like the Bestie because of the natural smell of the powder, but after a sniff or two she clears her bowl, leaving it squeaky clean.

      Bestie Kitchen The ALLROUNDER Balancing Supplement For Cats Review
      09/24/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Oh that is awesome. Thanks so much for your feedback and giving it a try.

      04/23/2020
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      Yas
      Australia Australia

      A comparison

      So I took the cats off Bestie at the beginning of the COVID-19 panic where there was no mince in sight! Put them back on it a week ago and there was a huge turn around. Mr Frankie became so affectionate (which happened when he was on Bestie before) and Miss Juno became more playful! Also their litter did not have to be cleaned out constantly (less poo and wees) and they were drinking far less water. The comparison from feeding them Bestie then back to tinned food now back to Bestie was incredible!

      04/23/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thank you Yas! That's a great comparison...thanks for sharing. We're glad it's making a difference to them (And you. More cuddles!)

      04/14/2020
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      Yasmin S.
      AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA

      Clearly what is Best!

      Amazing It took a few days (perhaps a week) to transition both cats over to bestie. After this they were really enjoying their meals. Their litter required less cleaning and they were not drinking nearly as much water. As a cat lover I felt great knowing that everything they were consuming was contributing positively to their health and wellbeing

      04/14/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      That is excellent Yasmin - thank you! So glad it was a hit with both your cats.

      04/03/2020
      JM
      Jenny M.
      AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA

      longer lead time needed for cats?

      Amanda's support and advice was excellent. My cats were very fussy. We tried a lot of different ideas. They only ate it with the kangaroo mince and I had to give them 1/2 of what they needed. My cats are very fussy anyway. They also eat very bland food usually so I think a longer run in with them might have been helpful.

      04/03/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thanks Jen, cats can be fussy! We learnt from these earlier trial experiences so now recommend the longer transition schedule and provide a complimentary pack of nutritional yeast with the first order, (to sprinkle on top), to help those fussy cats make the transition.

      03/31/2020
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      Anonymous
      AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA

      Besties satisfies the carnivore in my cat

      The transition to high protein with Bestie supplement pretty easy. The guidelines provided meant that the balance was right and my cats are more satisfied and healthier than ever .

      03/31/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thank you! So glad to see it's good for them.

      03/31/2020
      MW
      Margaret W.
      AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA

      Another Winner

      Sully loved the Bestie supplement for cats and he’s not an easy boy to please! he can be very picky with his meals but he didn’t hesitate to eat every meal with Bestie. It’s so good to know we’re feeding our precious babies with the best available nutrition we possibly can too. I’d recommend the Bestie Supplement for all cat owners if they want to feed their cats a quality balanced diet without a lot of fuss

      03/31/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thank you Margaret! So glad Sully loved it.

      03/31/2020
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      Anonymous
      AUSTRALIA AUSTRALIA

      My cats love it!

      My cats were already on a diet of fresh, raw food with a variety of supplements added, and I was curious to see how they found the Besties. Short answer - they loved it! They tucked in to their food with enthusiasm, and one of my cats, who typically leaves a little bit in the bowl most meals, polished his off every time.

      03/31/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thanks heaps for trying it and glad it was a hit!

      03/31/2020
      SQ
      Sharyn Q.
      Australia Australia

      Great for my cats

      I found using Bestie for Cats great. My lazy persian had a weight problem and was in danger of getting Diabetes so she was trialled on Bestie for cats. Both cats eat a mostly raw diet anyway but adding Bestie has helped keep them satisfied and the Persian has lost a Kilo in weight following the Bestie Plan. The bonus for me is she had constant diarrhoea that I had tried everything to help but since starting Bestie she has returned to normal. That was a very unexpected bonus. The cats are happy eating it and it seem to be working very well for them so I will continue to use it.

      03/31/2020

      Bestie Kitchen

      Thanks so much Sharyn - so thrilled it worked well for them - especially the lazy one!

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