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|8% (min)||2% (min)||1% (max)||82% (max)||5.4% (est.)|
Dry Matter Analysis
|44% (min)||11% (min)||5.6% (max)||18% (max)||30% (est.)|
*Estimated Carbs do not include fiber
|Calories||427 (per lbs)|
First 5 Ingredients:
- Chicken Broth
- Dried Egg Product
- Tapioca Starch
- Pea Protein
Chicken broth adds flavor
Chicken is a good start and 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.
Dried Egg product are eggs that are removed from the shell, then processed and pasteurized at a factory. Its composition does not necessary contain both the yolk and egg white from each egg. The manufacture may blend them at any ratio and may include non-egg products for processing purposes.
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.
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
Chicken Broth, Chicken, Dried Egg Product, Tapioca Starch, Pea Protein, Beef, Carrots, Green Beans, Chicken Liver, Natural Flavor, Tricalcium Phosphate, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Guar Gum, Calcium Sulfate, Magnesium Sulfate, Minerals [Ferrous Glycine Complex, Zinc Glycine Complex, Manganese Glycine Complex, Copper Glycine Complex, Sodium Selenite, Potassium Iodide], Vitamins [Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, Vitamin A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Biotin], Thiamine Mononitrate, Zinc Oxide.
Manufacture and Location
Manufactured by: Diamond Dog Food
Any known recalls for any dog food products from this manufacture or parent from 2013.
*Recall information from FDA website.
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