Blue Life Protection Formula Small Breed Puppy Chicken and Oatmeal Recipe Dry Dog Food Ingredients
This is your main protein ingredient. While not including the weight in bones, this ingredient is likely to still be heavier due to water content. This shouldn’t be considered the main protein ingredient.
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.
This whole grain gives slow burning carbohydrates that don’t cause a sharp rise in blood sugar.
Whole grain supplying digestible carbohydrates, fiber and nutrients.
Menhaden Fish Meal
This fish is a high quality fish that like the salmon, has been cooked down as a whole and made into a meal. Meals typically contain up to 300% more protein than the source of meat itself.
According to the guaranteed analysis, Blue Life Protection Formula Small Breed Puppy Chicken and Oatmeal Recipe Dry Dog Food has 29% protein, 17% fat, 5% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 34%.