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Whole Earth Farms Grain-Free Recipe with Pork, Beef & Lamb Poultry-Free Dry Dog Food

Top 5 ingredients of Whole Earth Farms Grain-Free Recipe with Pork, Beef & Lamb Poultry-Free Dry Dog Food are Pork Meal, Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Peas, and Pork Fat.

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein (min.): 24%
Crude Fat (min.): 14%
Crude Fiber (max.): 3.5%
Moisture (max.): 11%
Calories: 3,568 kcal/kg, 378 kcal/cup

Whole Earth Farms Grain-Free Recipe with Pork, Beef & Lamb Poultry-Free Dry Dog Food Ingredients

Pork Meal, Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Peas, Pork Fat, Natural Flavor, Pork, Beef, Lamb, Flaxseed, Apples, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Organic Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Choline Chloride, Minerals (Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Copper Sulfate, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Proteinate, Cobalt Carbonate), DL-Methionine, Taurine, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Folic Acid, Niacin, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D3 Supplement) , Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Citric Acid for freshness, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product
We specified the salt's position and marked it to help you evaluate the ingredients better with The Salt Divider.
Pea Fiber as a dog food ingredient

This ingredients is the whole hog, including bones, organs and tissues, that has been cooked down, with the water extracted and the residue is ground into a fine, high-protein meal.

Potatoes are a fantastic source of complex carbohydrates which provide fuel for energy for dogs. They are also rich in many minerals and vitamins. Key elements include thiamin, manganese, folate, niacin, copper, phosphorus, Vitamin A, Vitamin K, Vitamin B6, and Vitamin C.

Potatoes are also a key source of dietary fiber as they are good source of digestible carbohydrates.

Sweet Potatoes are an excellent source of fiber and complex carbohydrates. They don’t cause food sensitivities in dogs and also are an excellent source of beta-carotene, phytochemicals, and carotenoids – all which are healthy immune supporting antioxidants.

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.

Starch Meter

According to the guaranteed analysis, Whole Earth Farms Grain-Free Recipe with Pork, Beef & Lamb Poultry-Free Dry Dog Food has 24% protein, 14% fat, 3.5% fiber, and 11% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 42.5%.

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 Whole Earth Farms Grain-Free Recipe with Pork, Beef & Lamb Poultry-Free Dry Dog Food as 42.5%. 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 Whole Earth Farms kibble has more starch ratio than the average.

Protein (24%)
Starch (42.5 %)
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