Quick Nutritional Breakdown:
|25% (min)||12% (min)||4% (max)||10% (max)||41% (Est.)|
Detailed Nutritional Facts:
|Docosahexaenoic Acid (An Omega-3 fatty acid)||NA|
|Linoleic Acid (An Omega-6 fatty acid)||NA|
|Omega-6 fatty acid||NA|
First 5 Ingredients:
- Lamb Meal
- Brown Rice
- Pea Protein
Lamb is a good start, but keep in mind on this ingredient rank list, it factors in the water content when added, which is roughly about 70% or more water
Lamb 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.
Brown rice is good source of fiber and contains more nutrients than white rice. It does contain a high amount of carbohydrates.
Oats are a cereal grain that is high in carbohydrates and a good portion of this is comprised of dietary fiber. It also offers protein too amongst other nutrients.
Pea protein is from processed peas with most of the starch removed. It is a good source of protein, with almost no carbohydrates. Also there isn’t any dietary fiber either.
Other Ingredients to be Aware of
Peas are a good source of fiber and protein, but note that it does contribute carbohydrates.
Rice is a source of fiber. It does contain a high amount of carbohydrates.
Rosemary oil or Rosemary extract has a few health benefits and can be found in various dog food brands. One of them is an antioxidant. However, some say it is associated with epileptic seizure for some dogs. There is no concrete evidence of this, thus we suggest be caution about it and avoid it if your dog had any past seizures or instability.
Lamb, Lamb Meal, Brown Rice, Oats, Pea Protein, Peas, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols), Apples, Rice, Natural Flavor, Dried Cranberries (Cranberries, Sugar), Salt, Flaxseed, Tomato Pomace, Carrots, Potassium Chloride, Taurine, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source Of Vitamin C), Inositol, Niacin Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Beta-Carotene, Riboflavin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement), Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Iron Proteinate, Copper Sulfate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Choline Chloride, Lactic Acid, Citric Acid (Used As A Preservative), L-Carnitine, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Rosemary Extract.
Manufacture and Location
Manufactured by: Nature’s Recipe
Any known recalls for any dog food products from this manufacture from 2013.
*Recall information from FDA website.
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