Royal Canin Exigent 42 Protein Preference cat food provides the right balance of nutrients for demanding, choosy cats, which are particularly sensitive to the taste of proteins in their food:

  • Highest acceptance: The texture, the taste and the aroma of Royal Canin Exigent 42 dry cat food with Protein preference meets the demands of the fussiest cat.
  • Helps maintain ideal weight: The balanced calorific content meets the nutritional requirements of a cat of ideal weight.
  • Healthy Fur: the balanced nutrients include biotin and borage oil (rich in Omega- 6 fatty acids) to support healthy and beautiful fur.

Cat’s preferences for particular types of foods varies from cat to cat. The species, breed, experiences and habits are just some of the factors affecting preferences, influence whether your cat certain foods or not. That’s why some cats have changeable appetites and can sometimes be hard to please. This can sometimes lead to irregular eating, which in turn can result in digestive problems. An irregular, unbalanced diet can even produce negative effects on your cat’s fur.

Royal Canin has developed the Exigent product line to meet the exclusive nutritional needs of fussy cats, which satisfy even the most demanding of cats. Based on the latest science in palatability, they respond to each cat’s individual preference.

Manufacturer’s Feeding guide in g/day per cat:

Royal Canin Exigent 33 – Aromatic Attraction complete feed for cats.


Cat’s weight Underweight Ideal weight Overweight
2kg 40g 30g
55g 45g
4kg 75g 60g 45g
5kg 95g 75g 55g
6kg 115g 90g 70g
7kg 105g 80g
8kg 120g 90g
9kg 140g 105g
10kg 155g 115g

Your pet will need time to get used to the new food. To avoid digestion problems please gradually increase the amount mixed in with your pet’s usual food.

The amounts stated here are guidelines only and should be adapted to meet your cat’s specific dietary needs. Age, activity levels and environment should be particularly taken into consideration.
If your cat becomes overweight, the daily portion should be reduced in size.
Your pet should always have access to fresh water.


Poultry protein (dried), corn, vegetable protein isolate, maize gluten, wheat, animal fat, vegetable fibers, animal protein (hydrolysed), beet pulp, minerals, soya oil, borage oil.
*L.I.P.: Selected, easily digestible proteins of high biological value.

Nutritional dietary additives:
Vitamin A (25,000 IU/kg), vitamin D3 (1000 IU/kg), E1 [iron] (36 mg/kg), E2 [iodine] (2.8 mg/kg), E4 [copper] (4 mg/kg), E5 [manganese] (47 mg/kg], E6 [zinc] (156 mg/kg), E8 [selenium] (0.06 mg/kg), preservatives, antioxidants.

Analytical constituents

protein 42.0 %
fat 15.0 %
fibre 3.4 %
ash 8.5 %
calcium 1.3 %
phosphorus 1.18 %
magnesium 0.08 %
arachicdonic acid 0.07 %
biotine (vitamin H) 3.51 mg
chloride 1.04 %
choline 2200.0 mg
iron 199.0 mg
moisture 5.5 %
folic acid 12.9 mg
iodine 2.8 mg
potassium 1.0 %
copper 15.0 mg
linoleic acid 3.84 %
manganese 65.0 mg
sodium 0.6 %
niacin (vitamin- B3) 193.5 mg
omega-3 fats 0.35 %
omega-6 fats 4.1 %
pantothenic acid 66.2 mg
plant fibers 9.4 %
selenium 0.17 mg
starch 19.6 %
taurine 0.26 %
zinc 208.0 mg
vitamin A 27000.0 IU
vitamin B1 (thiamine) 17.0 mg
vitamin B12 (cobalamin) 0.17 mg
vitamin B2 (riboflavin) 61.1 mg
vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) 46.9 mg
vitamin C (ascorbic acid) 200.0 mg
vitamin D3 1.0 mg
vitamin E (tocopherol) 500.0 mg
calories that can be burned 3907.0 kcal
dietary fibre 9.4 %
DHA fatty acid 0.01 mg
lutein 5.0 mg
arginine 2.19 %
L-lysine 1.54 %
DL-methionine 0.99 %
methionine/cystine 1.67 %
nitrogen-free extracts 25.6 mg

Available Seizes: 400 g, 4 kg, 10 kg