Canned wet cat food continues to be the most nutritious option for cats and kittens. Cats are carnivores, which means they love and require a diet that is rich in meats. Wet cat food offers cuddly kitties the animal protein they crave and deserve. Cats love the taste of canned wet food, but did you know it has health benefits, too? It helps keep your kitty hydrated, which is important for maintaining proper health.