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American Journey Active Life Formula Beef, Brown Rice & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food

Top 5 ingredients of American Journey Active Life Formula Beef, Brown Rice & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food are Deboned Beef, Chicken Meal, Brown Rice, Barley, and Rice Bran.

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein (min.): 25%
Crude Fat (min.): 15%
Crude Fiber (max.): 6%
Moisture (max.): 10%
Calories: 3,496 kcal/kg or 344 kcal/cup

American Journey Active Life Formula Beef, Brown Rice & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food Ingredients

Deboned Beef, Chicken Meal, Brown Rice, Barley, Rice Bran, Peas, Turkey Meal, Natural Flavor, Chicken Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Flaxseed, Fish Oil, Suncured Alfalfa Meal, Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Dried Tomato Pomace, Salt, Dried Egg Product, Carrots, Oatmeal, Sweet Potatoes, Blueberries, Cranberries, Dried Kelp, Choline Chloride, Taurine, Dried Chicory Root, Mixed Tocopherols (Preservative), L-Threonine, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Vitamin E Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Yucca Schidigera Extract, DL-Methionine, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Copper Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Vitamin A Supplement, Niacin Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Manganous Oxide, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Calcium Iodate, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract
We specified the salt's position and marked it to help you evaluate the ingredients better with The Salt Divider.

Beef is such a good source of needed protein and that is why Holistic has made it the primary source of protein and iron in this unique blend. Beef is a good source of quality protein that is easy for your dog to gobble up and is the ideal protein content with plenty of amino acids to improve your dog’s fur and skin.

Chicken Meal is a dry, rendered product from whole chickens that has been through some processing to remove water and fat. It looks like brown flour, and it's a highly concentrated protein/mineral resource.

Chicken meal is basically chicken with a longer storage time. It's a protein-rich food and also Vitamin B12, Tryptophan, Choline, Zinc, Iron, and Copper resource. However, it's an already processed material in dog food manufacturing and makes the food ultra-processed.

Brown rice is a wholesome source of fiber and carbohydrates. A perfect choice for dogs, because this kind of complex carbohydrate is easier for them to digest than other kinds of carbohydrates, such as corn and wheat.

Brown rice is low in fat and is an excellent fiber source which promotes digestive health. It is also a good source of Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids as well as Vitamin E.

Barley is source of carbohydrates for energy, B vitamins and fiber for a healthy digestive system. In some cases it has been known to lower cholesterol. It's a good alternative grain for dogs that are allergic to corn or wheat.

May be a filler ingredient, contributing to a feeling of fullness after your pet eats it.

Starch Meter

According to the guaranteed analysis, American Journey Active Life Formula Beef, Brown Rice & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food has 25% protein, 15% fat, 6% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 39%.

The largest proportion of Carbohydrates in dog food is provided by starch and indeed dogs don't have carbohydrate requirement at all.

We calculated the starch ratio in American Journey Active Life Formula Beef, Brown Rice & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food as 39%. Basically, around two fifth (almost half) of the food you feed to {your dog} is starch.

Average starch ratio of dry dog foods on inthekibble.com is 38.67% - and that means this American Journey kibble has more starch ratio than the average.

Protein (25%)
Starch (39 %)
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