Blue Buffalo Chicken Dinner with Garden Vegetables & Brown Rice

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  • Blue Buffalo Chicken Dinner with Garden Vegetables & Brown Rice
  • Published on: December 9, 2014
  • Last modified: December 19, 2015
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Review Summary:

Good wholesome ingredients and good variety makes this a healthy choice.


  • Excellent top 5 ingredient combo with quality meat first followed by vegetables
  • Good variety of wholesome vegetables and fruits
  • Minerals are chelated
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    Editor’s Taste Rating


    Looking into the can and stirring around you can see chunks of vegetables such as peas and carrots. After the first spoonful, a good medium meat flavor strength comes through accompanied by the specific taste of liver. The liver does not overwhelm the rest of the meat taste. Overall the taste is good and clean. Also,  the texture is appealing soft but not too mushy. There is added texture from the vegetable chunks too, but sometimes you get an odd grit of something unknown here and there

    Nutritional Breakdown:

    Guaranteed Analysis

    Protein Fat Fiber Moisture Carbs
    8.5% (min) 4% (min) 1.5% (max) 78% (max) 6.0% (est.)

    Dry Matter Analysis

    Protein Fat Fiber Dry Matter Carbs
    39% (min) 18% (min) 6.8% (max) 22% (min) 27% (est.)

    *Estimated Carbs do not include fiber


    Calories 518 (per lbs)

    Ingredients Analysis

    First 5 Ingredients:

    1. Chicken
    2. Chicken Broth
    3. Chicken Liver
    4. Carrots
    5. Peas

    The first five ingredients are wholesome straight forward ingredients that offer protein, flavor, and other nutrients.

    Peas are a good source of fiber and protein, but note that it does contribute carbohydrates.

    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.

    Oatmeal is ground oat groats, which are high in carbohydrates, and offer protein and fiber too.

    All Ingredients

    Chicken, Chicken Broth, Chicken Liver, Carrots, Peas, Sweet Potatoes, Whole Ground Brown Rice, Whole Ground Barley, Oatmeal, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Carrageenan, Cassia Gum, Flaxseed (source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids), Blueberries, Cranberries, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Niacin (Vitamin B3), d-Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Biotin (Vitamin B7), Folic Acid (Vitamin B9), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Cobalt Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Sodium Selenite, Potassium Iodide, Choline Chloride.

    Manufacture and Location

    Manufactured by:  CJ Foods
    Location(s): USA


    Any known recalls for any dog food products from this manufacture from 2013.

    Date Brand Reason
    11/25/2015 Blue Buffalo Wilderness Salmonella

    *Recall information from FDA website.


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