Instinct Limited Ingredient Diet Grain-Free Recipe with Real Turkey Dry Dog Food Ingredients
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.
Peas are healthy, grain-free filter alternative that contain complex carbohydrates, fiber, protein, phytonutrients, antioxidants, minerals, and vitamins. They are also rich in protein and high in fiber.
Lutein in peas is an anti-oxidant good for heart, skin, and eye health. Sterols content in peas help lowering cholesterol. However, peas may be related to Canine Heart Disease and FDA is actively investigating this. 93 percent of reported foods in DCM cases contained peas and/or lentils.
Turkey is a less common protein source for dog food. It’s not likely to cause any issues since a dog would be less likely to have encountered it before. It’s considered to be a good protein source.
Tapioca also provides grain-free and gluten-free carbohydrates which are extracted from the root of the cassava plant.
According to the guaranteed analysis, Instinct Limited Ingredient Diet Grain-Free Recipe with Real Turkey Dry Dog Food has 26% protein, 18% fat, 3.5% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 37.5%.