Castor & Pollux Pristine Grain-Free Free-Range Chicken & Sweet Potato Recipe with Raw Bites Dry Dog Food Ingredients
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.
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.
Provides yet another quality source of concentrated protein. Like chicken meal, turkey meal is a concentrated form of meat which can provide up to 3 times more protein than it’s fresh counterpart.
Organic Sweet Potatoes
Are typically remarkable from a nutritional standpoint, rich in beta carotene.
Is a carbohydrate that is rich in many minerals and vitamins. Key elements include thiamin, manganese, folate, niacin, copper, phosphorus, Vitamin A, Vitamin K, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin C. Potatoes are also a key source of dietary fiber.
According to the guaranteed analysis, Castor & Pollux Pristine Grain-Free Free-Range Chicken & Sweet Potato Recipe with Raw Bites Dry Dog Food has 32% protein, 16% fat, 3.5% fiber, and 11% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 32.5%.