Verus Life Advantage Chicken Meal, Oats and Brown Rice Formula Dry Dog Food Ingredients
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.
Ground Oat Groats
Ground Brown Rice
Brown rice is a kind of complex carbohydrate that creates fuel for energy for dogs. Rice is filled with essential B vitamins, minerals and fiber.
May be a filler ingredient, contributing to a feeling of fullness after your pet eats it.
According to the guaranteed analysis, Verus Life Advantage Chicken Meal, Oats and Brown Rice Formula Dry Dog Food has 24% protein, 15% fat, 4.5% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 41.5%.