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Purina Pro Plan All Ages Sport Small Bites 27/17 Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food

Top 5 ingredients of Purina Pro Plan All Ages Sport Small Bites 27/17 Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food are Lamb, Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Poultry By-Product Meal, and Whole Grain Wheat.

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein (min.): 27%
Crude Fat (min.): 17%
Crude Fiber (max.): 3%
Moisture (max.): 12%
Calories: 4,236 kcal/kg, 474 kcal/cup

Purina Pro Plan All Ages Sport Small Bites 27/17 Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food Ingredients

Lamb, Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Poultry By-Product Meal (Source Of Glucosamine), Whole Grain Wheat, Beef Fat Preserved with Mixed-Tocopherols, Oatmeal, Barley, Dried Beet Pulp, Fish Meal (Source Of Glucosamine), Natural Flavor, Dried Egg Product, Fish Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Mono And Dicalcium Phosphate, Soybean Oil, Salt, Potassium Chloride, L-Lysine Monohydrochloride, VITAMINS [Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin (Vitamin B-3), Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B-2), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Folic Acid (Vitamin B-9), Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (Vitamin K), Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Biotin (Vitamin B-7)], Choline Chloride, MINERALS [Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite], L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Vitamin C), Dried Bacillus Coagulans Fermentation Product, Garlic Oil
We specified the salt's position and marked it to help you evaluate the ingredients better with The Salt Divider.

Fresh deboned lamb.

This ingredient is probably white rice which is slightly lower in nutritional value than the brown rice listed above. White rice undergoes further processing vs. brown rice and due to this fact that it loses some of these properties. It is still a low-fat carbohydrate source and also provides some protein to this diet.

Corn Gluten Meal is the principal protein of corn. Despite the name, corn gluten does not contain true gluten which makes it 100% gluten-free indeed.

CGM has over 60% crude protein and good for digestibility.

Poultry by-product meal is a high source of protein.

Whole Grain Wheat contains the entire grain, including the germ, bran and endosperm. This means that it has more antioxidants, vitamins, minerals and dietary fiber than regular wheat.

Starch Meter

According to the guaranteed analysis, Purina Pro Plan All Ages Sport Small Bites 27/17 Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food has 27% protein, 17% fat, 3% fiber, and 12% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 36%.

The largest proportion of Carbohydrates in dog food is provided by starch and indeed dogs don't have carbohydrate requirement at all.

We calculated the starch ratio in Purina Pro Plan All Ages Sport Small Bites 27/17 Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Dog Food as 36%. Basically, around two fifth (almost half) of the food you feed to {your dog} is starch.

Average starch ratio of dry dog foods on inthekibble.com is 38.67% - and that means this Pro Plan kibble has less starch ratio than the average.

Protein (27%)
Starch (36 %)
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