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AvoDerm Natural Grain-Free Chicken & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food

Top 5 ingredients of AvoDerm Natural Grain-Free Chicken & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food are Chicken, Chicken Meal, Peas, Pea Flour, and Potatoes.

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein (min.): 28%
Crude Fat (min.): 24%
Crude Fiber (max.): 8%
Moisture (max.): 10%
Calories: 3508 kcal/kg (325 kcal/cup)

AvoDerm Natural Grain-Free Chicken & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food Ingredients

Chicken, Chicken Meal, Peas, Pea Flour, Potatoes, Chicken Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Dried Tomato Pomace, Avocado, Flax Seed (Source of Omega 3), Natural Flavor, Alfalfa Meal, Herring Meal, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Kelp Meal, Vitamins (Choline Chloride, a-Tocopherol Acetate (Source of Vitamin E), L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source of Vitamin C), Biotin, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Source of Vitamin B1), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Source of Vitamin B6), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Selenium Yeast, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Calcium Iodate), Avocado Oil, Rosemary Extract, Sage Extract, Pineapple Stem, Papaya Extract, Dehydrated Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Product, Dehydrated Lactobacillus Casei Fermentation Product, Dehydrated Bifidobacterium Thermophilum Fermentation Product, Dehydrated Enterococcus Faecium Fermentation Product
We specified the salt's position and marked it to help you evaluate the ingredients better with The Salt Divider.

Chicken

Is, according to the vast majority of analysts, a high quality ingredient to feed your dog. Blue Buffalo claims that the chicken used in this product comes from facilities inspected by the USDA, implying a higher quality of meat than used in other dog foods.

Chicken Meal

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.

Peas

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.

Pea Flour

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.

Potatoes

Good source of digestible carbohydrates.

Starch Meter

Protein (28%)
Starch (25%)

According to the guaranteed analysis, AvoDerm Natural Grain-Free Chicken & Vegetables Recipe Dry Dog Food has 28% protein, 24% fat, 8% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 25%.

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