AvoDerm Advanced Sensitive Support Grain-Free Trout & Pea Formula Dry Dog Food Ingredients
Trout is a great source of protein and omega-3 fatty acids.
This ingredient is derived from cooking the whole salmon down, extracting the oil and water and then grinding the residue to create the meal. Salmon is filled with essential fatty acids that help keep the skin and coat healthy and shiny.
Peas are healthy, grain-free filter alternative that contain complex carbohydrates, fiber, protein, phytonutrients, antioxidants, minerals, and vitamins. They are also rich in protein and high in fiber.
Lutein in peas is an anti-oxidant good for heart, skin, and eye health. Sterols content in peas help lowering cholesterol. However, peas may be related to Canine Heart Disease and FDA is actively investigating this. 93 percent of reported foods in DCM cases contained peas and/or lentils.
Again due to the lack of grains in this diet, pea flour has been included to boost carbohydrate levels without adding gluten. Pea flour is also an excellent source of vegetable based protein and certain antioxidants.
According to the guaranteed analysis, AvoDerm Advanced Sensitive Support Grain-Free Trout & Pea Formula Dry Dog Food has 28% protein, 16% fat, 6% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 35%.