What you need to know about dog food brands

What you need to know about dog food brands

🥑Holy guacamole - there's a lot of dog food out there - and all of them say 'natural' 'real' 'healthy" etc and it is hard to know if it is good or not. 🤔

I always go to their online sites and eventually find the ingredients in the dog food and the nutritional details about the dog food and this is where I have realised the 'natural' 'real' 'healthy" jargon is good marketing as all the dog food brands I look at contain carbs like rice, potato, corn or potato (aka filler) and this is just not what dogs need in their dog food plus there are a lot of additives and preservatives knocking around too!

What you need to know about dog food

Firstly, don't let anyone tell you dogs need starchy carbs - they don't and they have ZERO nutritional need for them. 

Plus having a high carbohydrate content means the protein content will be much less - and when you start looking at dog food labels you will notice that most commercial dog food is upwards of 50% carbs.

You can read more about carbs in dog food here.

It is a REALLY good idea to start reading the labels of your dog food

What's the protein levels in Healthy Active Pet dog food?

So for the purpose of making it EASY for you to see what is in our food - we have broken down the 3 main complete dog food meals below so you can see ingredients and nutritional info and don't have to go searching. 

👉And P.P.S we only use premium human grade meat and organic ingredients and have no grains in our dog food.

👉Oh and P.P.P.S, yes our raw air and freeze dried food is expensive as it is using premium human grade protein which is $$ but you can either use as a topper to make it go further or better still feed a raw food diet and you don't need to use it at all. You can also see our website for over 70+ AAFCO standard raw feeding recipes

🦃Our turkey and sardine air dried recipe is 67.5% protein
The ingredients in our turkey & sardine complete meal are;
👉Turkey breast, duck gizzards, sardines, duck liver, sweet potato, pumpkin, zucchini, strawberries, calcium, wheatgerm oil, organic turmeric powder, organic wheatgrass powder, organic kelp powder

🐓Our chicken, lamb and turkey air dried recipe is 71.3% protein
The ingredients in our chicken, lamb and turkey complete meal are;
👉Turkey breast, chicken hearts, lamb liver, sardines, mussels, pumpkin, psyllium hulks, calcium, wheatgerm oil, nutritional yeast organic wheatgrass powder, organic kelp powder

air dried dog food

🐄Our beef, salmon and chicken freeze dried recipe is 50.7% protein
The ingredients in our beef, salmon and chicken freeze complete meal are;
👉Chicken (meat, crushed bone), salmon (meat, crushed bone), beef heart, beef liver, carrot, pumpkin, peas, apple, berries, hemp seed, turmeric, kelp powder and wheatgrass.

freeze dried dog food

Please note with our complete dog food meal, the air dried food is crunchier and the freeze dried is softer depending on what your dog likes and there are ZERO artificial ingredients at all in any of our food - you can see the shop here 

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