Evanger’s Classic Chicken and Rice Dinner Canned Dog Food Ingredients
Deboned chicken that can include skin provides protein, fat and nutrients.
A canned food must include extra water for processing, and chicken broth adds a little extra flavor.
This is assumed to be white rice and is still considered to be a better than average carbohydrate source for puppy and dog food. Although not as rich in nutrients a brown rice, white rice does provide some proteins, vitamins and minerals to this puppy food as well. Rice is also less likely to be involved in food allergies and so may be a good choice for those with sensitivities to other more common ingredients such as wheat and corn.
This is a commonly used thickening agent. It doesn’t provide nutrients, but is needed in canned variety foods.
According to the guaranteed analysis, Evanger’s Classic Chicken and Rice Dinner Canned Dog Food has 9% protein, 6% fat, 1.5% fiber, and 78% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 0.5%.