Quick Nutritional Breakdown:
|24% (min)||15% (min)||3.5% (max)||10% (max)||39% (Est.)|
|27% (min)||17% (min)||3.6% (max)||46% (max)|
*Values by Dry Matter Analysis
Detailed Nutritional Facts:
|Calories||395 (per cup)|
|Vitamin A||19 504 IU/kg|
|Vitamin C||41 mg/kg|
|Vitamin E||193 IU/kg|
*Values by Dry Matter Analysis
|Omega-6 fatty acid||2.6%|
*Values by Guaranteed Analysis
First 5 Ingredients:
- Chicken Meal
- Pearled Barley
- Sweet Potato
Chicken is a good and tasty start, but keep in mind on this ingredient rank list, it factors in the water content, which is roughly about 70% or more water.
Chicken meal is rendered parts from grinding carcasses and/or remains after the main meat is removed. There are pros and cons to meal. Its advantage is it provides lots of protein for a relatively lower cost and contains low moisture content relative to straight forward named meat ingredients. However, it goes through an extensive heating and processing to ensure it is safe to eat. Not much flavor is preserved and other nutrients are wiped out.
Pearled barley is a cereal grain that provides a good source of fiber and contains eight out of the ten essential amino acids for dogs. Do note, it is rich in carbohydrates.
Oatmeal is ground oat groats, which are high in carbohydrates, and offer protein and fiber too.
Sweet potatoes contains an abundant amount of vitamin A and beta –carotene, which are important for the eyes / vision. It is also a good source of fiber and be aware that it does offer carbohydrates, since it is a starchy food type.
Other Ingredients to be Aware of
Brown rice is good source of fiber and contains more nutrients than white rice. It does contain a high amount of carbohydrates.
White rice is a source of fiber. It does contain a high amount of carbohydrates.
Millet is a grain is a good source of fiber, but is rich in other carbohydrates too.
Chicken, Chicken Meal, Pearled Barley, Oatmeal, Sweet Potato, Brown Rice, White Rice, Whole Dried Egg, Menhaden Fish Meal, Millet, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Dried Tomato Pomace, Safflower Oil, Herring Meal, Cheese, Flaxseed, Carrots, Broccoli, Cauliflower, Apples, Green Beans, Lecithin, Chicken Cartilage, Potassium Chloride, Cranberries, Blueberries, Salt, Monocalcium Phosphate, Chicory Root Extract, Alfalfa Sprouts, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Folic Acid, Parsley, Lactobacillus Acidophilus, Bifidobacterium Longum, Lactobacillus Plantarum, Enterococcous Faecium, Vitamin A, D3, E, B12 Supplements, Choline Bitartrate, Niacin, Pantothenic Acid, Ascorbic Acid, Riboflavin, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Cobalt Carbonate, Calcium Iodate, Sorbic Acid, Iron Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Sodium Selenite.
Manufacture and Location
Manufactured by: Fromm Family Foods LLC.
Any known recalls for any dog food products from this manufacture from 2013.
|3/18/2016||Fromm Gold||Excessive Vitamin D|
*Recall information from FDA website.
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