Other foods manufactured by Nutro include Nutro, MAX, and Natural Choice dog and cat foods. Nutro was founded in 1926 in California but their current headquarters are in Franklin, Tennessee. Mars Incorporated’s headquarters are in McLean, Virginia. Nutro products were originally only available locally in California but the company was purchased in 1976 and its market was expanded. Nutro products are now sold in Asia, Australia, Canada, Europe, New Zealand and the United States.
Iams Veterinary Formula Skin and Coat is a plant-based dry dog food using a modest amount of named meats as its main sources of animal protein. Iams Veterinary Formula Dog Food Recall History. The following list (if present) includes all dog food recalls since 2009 directly related to this product line.
Canidae All Life Stages is a plant-based dry dog food using a moderate amount of named meat meals as its main sources of animal protein, thus earning the brand 3.5 stars. Recommended. Please note certain recipes are sometimes given a higher or lower rating based upon our estimate of their total meat content and (when appropriate) their fat-to-protein ratios.
Wellness CORE ® is a family of grain-free, natural pet food, treats and toppers that is big on protein and flavor, rooted in the belief that pets love and thrive on hearty animal proteins. When you love your pets as much as we do, you want them to enjoy a meal that’s both tasty and healthy.
High Quality Dog Food From a 2 lb. Chihuahua to a 200 lb. Mastiff, different-sized dogs have very different physiological needs, which can make finding the right nutrition complicated. That’s why Royal Canin addresses each size, lifestyle and breed with diets tailor-made for their unique characteristics.
Castor oil is a vegetable oil obtained by pressing the seeds of the castor oil plant (Ricinus communis). The common name "castor oil", from which the plant gets its name, probably comes from its use as a replacement for castoreum, a perfume base made from the dried perineal glands of the beaver (castor in Latin).
Eukanuba. Iams wanted to make a set of products which consumers would consider to be of the best quality, and that is how Eukanuba was created. They wanted to emphasize that Eukanuba is by far the best from the rest. Under Eukanuba, Iams sells a variety of nutritious pet food and this includes both dry and wet food as well. Most of the ingredients used in Eukanuba are of premium quality.
Fromm Family Classics Dog Food The Bottom Line. Judging by its ingredients alone, Fromm Family Classics looks like an above-average dry dog food. But ingredient quality by itself cannot tell the whole story. We still need to estimate the product’s meat content before determining a final rating.
Fromm Gold is a plant-based dry dog food using a moderate amount of named meat meal as its main source of animal protein, thus earning the brand 4 stars. Highly recommended. Please note certain recipes are sometimes given a higher or lower rating based upon our estimate of their total meat content and (when appropriate) their fat-to-protein ratios.
ORIJEN Tundra is a high-protein, low-carbohydrate food featuring lentils, chickpeas, squash, greens and fruits which digest slowly and reduce the potential for fat storage. Most conventional pet foods contain high-glycemic or fast carbohydrates such as potato and tapioca, which are recognized as a leading cause of obesity and diabetes.
It has been called “milk thistle” because of a feature of the leaves, which are prominently splashed with white spots. Three important chemicals have been isolated from the milk thistle: silychristine; silydianin; silybin. The mixture of these three substances is called silymarin. Humans usually use milk thistle as a liver tonic.
The cost of a raw dog food diet varies with the ingredients used and how it is prepared. For a 30-pound dog, a one-day supply of one variety of a frozen, commercially available raw chicken diet costs about $2.50; others may range up to $5 a day.
Coconut oil is extracted from mature coconuts and takes the form of an edible oil that is used in food and beauty products. It is high in saturated fat and medium-chain triglycerides, which are thought to be behind the touted health benefits for both humans and dogs.
Organ meats are part of the natural diet of wild canines and felines, and fresh unprocessed organ meats provide superior nourishment to pet dogs and cats. Organ meats are included in dry pet food in the form of rendered protein, along with much less desirable animal parts like beaks, hooves, feathers and hair.