Canidae Pure Grain-Free Small Breed Chicken & Tuna Canned Dog Food Ingredients
By design, canned formulas require moisture. Many companies use water, discounting any additional benefit of animal-based broths. However, broths have a long tradition of providing sustenance and vital nutrition in an easily digestible form.
Chicken Meat is taken from the muscle of the chicken, a combination of both the skin and the flesh. Sometimes the accompanying bone is ground also, but there are no feathers, heads, feet, entrails, or internal organs. Besides protein, chicken is an excellent source of amino acids which scientific analysis has shown to help build muscle, repair tissue, and regulate metabolism.
As a fish, tuna is a kind of protein that also includes omega-3 fatty acids. These fatty acids contribute to cognitive development and also help increase energy and hearth health. Selenium a nutrient also found in tuna is known to increase the strength of the immune system.
(Natural source of Omega 6 Fatty Acids.)
Modified Tapioca Starch
According to the guaranteed analysis, Canidae Pure Grain-Free Small Breed Chicken & Tuna Canned Dog Food has 9% protein, 1.5% fat, 1% fiber, and 86% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is -2.5%.