Editor’s Taste Rating
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|8% (min)||5% (min)||1.5% (max)||78% (max)||5.5% (est.)|
Dry Matter Analysis
|36% (min)||23% (min)||6.8% (max)||22% (max)||25% (est.)|
*Estimated Carbs do not include fiber
First 5 Ingredients:
- Chicken Broth
- Dried Egg
Chicken broth is a tastier alternative to water
Dried eggs are a good source of protein and Omega-3 fatty acid.
Chicken is a good source of protein with all the essential amino acids for dogs, but keep in mind on this ingredient rank list, it factors in the water content, which is roughly about 70% or more water.
Peas are a good source of fiber, protein, and other nutrients too, but note that it does contribute carbohydrates from its starch.
Carrots are a good source of vitamins and antioxidants. It’s well known for its high content in vitamin A and beta -carotene.
Other Ingredients to be Aware of
Rice is a source of fiber. It does contain a high amount of carbohydrates.
Potato starch contains high amounts of calories and carbohydrate.
Tapioca or Tapioca starch (also known as tapioca flour) is high in carbohydrates and calories. It is good for energy, but of course too much carbs will go towards storage as fat. Beyond this, it does not offer much nutrients, fiber, or protein. This ingredient is a poor choice for average dog’s diet.
Chicken Broth, Dried Egg, Chicken, Peas, Carrots, Rice, Canola Oil, Pea Protein, Potato Starch, Tricalcium Phosphate, Modified Tapioca Starch, Salmon Oil, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Choline Chloride, Natural Flavor, Taurine, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Biotin, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Beta-Carotene, Folic Acid), Minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Sodium Selenite, Potassium Iodide).
Manufacture and Location
Manufactured by: Natural Balance (Owned by Del Monte)
Any known recalls for any dog food products from this manufacture from 2013.
*Recall information from FDA website.
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