Diamond Naturals Large Breed Adult Dog Chicken & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food Ingredients
Chicken is a protein source that supports muscle development and energy.
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.
Whole Grain Brown Rice
Cracked Pearled Barley
Barley has more protein than rice and is a slow burning carbohydrate that has a good effect on blood sugar levels.
Ground White Rice
This ingredient is another kind of complex carbohydrate that provides energy for your dog and is easily digested.
According to the guaranteed analysis, Diamond Naturals Large Breed Adult Dog Chicken & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food has 23% protein, 13% fat, 3.5% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 45.5%.