Skip to main content
Nutrient Requirements of Cats,Revised Edition, 1986 (1986)

Nutrient Requirements of Cats,: Revised Edition, 1986

View Cover

Nutrient Requirements of Cats,Revised Edition, 1986




This 1986 edition provides a comprehensive review of feline nutrition. Updated since the last edition, it includes new estimates of amino acid requirements, expanded sections on feed ingredients, new requirements for essential fatty acids, information about toxic substances, and extensively revised tables of feed ingredients and their nutritional values. In addition, guidelines for formulating diets that contain natural feedstuffs are given.


Suggested Citation

National Research Council. 1986. Nutrient Requirements of Cats,: Revised Edition, 1986. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.

Import this citation to:

Publication Info

88 pages |8.5 x 11

Table of Contents

skim chapter

Copyright Information

The National Academies Press and the Transportation Research Board have partnered with Copyright Clearance Center to offer a variety of options for reusing our content. You may request permission to:

  • Republish or display in another publication, presentation, or other media
  • Use in print or electronic course materials and dissertations
  • Share electronically via secure intranet or extranet
  • And more

For most Academic and Educational uses no royalties will be charged although you are required to obtain a license and comply with the license terms and conditions.

Click here to obtain permission forNutrient Requirements of Cats,: Revised Edition, 1986.

Translation and Other Rights

For information on how to request permission to translate our work and for any other rights related query please click here. Customer Service

For questions about using the service, please contact:

Copyright Clearance Center
22 Rosewood Drive
Danvers, MA 01923
Tel (toll free): 855/239-3415 (select option 1)