Wet Dog Food Cost Comparison

How much can you spend?
Who is charging more or less?

This wet food cost comparison table helps you understand the following:

• Range of cost
• Rough idea of pricing
• Brands and their possible price level

Please keep in mind the brands do offer different recipe at different price levels –this is just a small sample size.

For recipes that offer different container sizes, does buying the larger container format result in lower cost?

You will find a couple of example for the same recipe, but different sizes. Typically, buying the larger size will result in a lower price per

Also, typically smaller plastic tray meals around 3-4 Oz size can be relatively higher price per unit weight.

Brand Recipe Container Size (Oz) Sample Price each price/Oz
Authority Ground Adult Dog Food Canned 13.2 $1.00 $0.08
AvoDerm Natural Chicken & Rice Formula Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $2.04 $0.16
Bil-Jac Grain Free Dog Food Chunky Stew with Chicken & Vegetables Tray 3.5 $1.39 $0.40
Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe Chicken Dinner with Garden Vegetables & Brown Rice Canned DogÊ Canned 12.5 $2.39 $0.19
Blue Buffalo Divine Delightsª Small Breed Adult Dog Food Beef EntrŽe Tray 3 $1.00 $0.33
California Natural Chicken & Brown Rice Formula Canned Dog Food Canned 13.2 $1.86 $0.14
Canidae Grain-Free PURE Sea Salmon & Mackerel Formula Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $2.33 $0.18
Castor & Pollux ORGANIX¨ Butcher & Bushel Grain Free Adult Dog Food. Shredded Chicken with Fresh Cut Potatoes Canned 12.7 $2.99 $0.24
Cesar Pate Oven Roasted Chicken Flavor Dog Food Tray 3.5 $0.83 $0.24
Dave’s Pet Food 95% Premium Meats Grain-Free Beef Recipe Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $2.08 $0.16
Diamond Chicken & Rice Formula Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $1.29 $0.10
Eukanuba Adult Maintenance Dog Food EntrŽe with Beef & Rice Canned 13.2 $1.00 $0.08
Fromm Gold Duck & Chicken Pate Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $2.49 $0.19
Hill’s Adult Gourmet Chicken Entree Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $1.87 $0.14
I and Love and You Beef Booyah Stew Grain-Free Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $2.29 $0.18
Iams Iams Chunks with Beef & Vegetables in Gravy Canned Dog Food Canned 12.3 $1.12 $0.09
EVO 95% Beef Canned Dog Food Canned 13.2 $2.08 $0.16
Eukanuba dult Hearty Stew with Beef & Vegetables in Gravy Canned Dog Food Canned 12.3 $1.71 $0.14
Freshpet Adult Dogs w/Chicken/Vegetable & Rice Recipe Dog Food (Large 6lbs) Rolled 96 $12.86 $0.13
Freshpet Adult Dogs w/Chicken/Vegetable & Rice Recipe Dog Food (Small 1.5lbs) Rolled 24 $4.76 $0.20
Freshpet Homestyle Chicken Vegetable & Rice Recipe Dog Food Tray 10.25 $1.97 $0.19
Fromm Gold Salmon & Chicken Pate Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $2.69 $0.21
Kibbles ‘n Bits Variety Pack Dog Food Canned 13.2 $0.83 $0.06
Merrick Chunky Grain-Free Colossal Chicken Dinner Canned Dog Food Canned 12.7 $2.48 $0.20
Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Venison Formula Canned Dog Food Canned 13 $1.49 $0.11
Natural Balance Duck & Turkey Formula Dog Food Roll (3.5lbs) Rolled 56 $7.99 $0.14
Natural Balance Duck & Turkey Formula Dog Food Roll (1lbs) Rolled 16 $3.99 $0.25
Natural Balance Delectable Delights Chow-Down Chowder Stew Wet Dog Food Tray 8 $1.89 $0.24
Nature’s Recipe Pure Essentials Limited Ingredient Grain-Free Chicken with Sweet Potato & Green Beans Recipe in Broth Canned Dog Food Canned 10 $2.92 $0.29
Nature’s Recipe Pure Essentials Limited Ingredient Grain-Free Chicken with Sweet Potato & Green Beans Recipe in Broth Canned Dog Food Tray 2.75 $1.31 $0.48
Nature’s Variety Instinct Grain-Free Chicken Formula Canned Dog Food Canned 13.2 $2.91 $0.22
Newman’s Own Organics Grain-Free 95% Chicken Dinner Canned Dog Food Canned 12.7 $2.49 $0.20
Nutro Ultra Adult Chunks in Gravy Canned Dog Canned 12.5 $1.60 $0.13
NutroMAX Adult Dog Food Canned 12.5 $1.39 $0.11
Pedigree Meaty Ground Dinner with Chopped Beef Canned 13.2 $0.75 $0.06
Purina Alpo Chop House Originals Ribeye Flavor Cooked in Savory Juices Canned 13.2 $0.73 $0.06
Purina Beneful Prepared Meals Dog Food Simmered Beef EntrŽe Tray 10 $1.89 $0.19
Puriina Pro Plan ro Plan Savor Adult Dog Food Beef & Rice EntrŽe Canned 13 $1.00 $0.08
Puriina Pro Plan Pro Plan¨ Savory Meals Adult Dog Food Braied Beef EntrŽe Tray 10 $2.49 $0.25
Royal Canin Canine Health Nutrition Adult Dog Food – Weight Care Canned 13.6 $2.59 $0.19
Simply Nourish Simply Nourish Chicken and Carrot Bisque with Pumpkin & Quail Egg Canned 10.05 $2.49 $0.25
Solid Gold SunDancer 95% Chicken Recipe Grain-Free Canned Dog Food Canned 13.2 $2.50 $0.19
Rachael Ray Nutrish Naturally Delish Beef Stroganwoof Wet Dog Food Tray 8 $2.81 $0.35
Taste of the Wild Taste of the Wild Southwest Canyon Canine formula Canned 13.2 $2.67 $0.20
Whole Earth Farms Grain-Free Hearty Duck Stew Canned Dog Food Canned 12.7 $1.67 $0.13
Wellness Petite Entrees Mini-Filets with Roasted Chicken, Beef, Carrots & Green Beans in Gravy Wet Dog Food Tray 3 $1.33 $0.44
Wellness CORE Grain-Free Salmon, Whitefish & Herring Formula Canned Dog Food Canned 12.5 $2.33 $0.19

*Sample prices are derived from various retail channel at near the time this article was written. Prices shown are intended to give reader an idea of what price to expect. Actual retail price may and will vary between different retailers.

**”Price per Oz” are calculated based on the listed package weight/size and unit container price.