Wysong Optimal Senior Dry Dog Food
Top 5 ingredients of Wysong Optimal Senior Dry Dog Food are Turkey Meal, Turkey, Pea Protein, Peas, and Potato Fiber.
Wysong Optimal Senior Dry Dog Food Ingredients
Turkey Meal is a dry, rendered product from whole turkeys that has been through some processing to remove water and fat. It's a highly concentrated protein/mineral resource.
Turkey meal is basically turkey with a longer storage time and no moisture. It's a protein rich food and also magnesium and zinc resource for the health of your dog’s skin and coat. However, it's an already processed material in dog food manufacturing and makes the food ultra-processed.
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.
Pea Protein is a plant-based protein source. It is a rich source of essential amino acids, which are the building blocks of protein. These amino acids support healthy muscle growth and maintenance, and help to maintain a healthy immune system.
Pea protein is also a good source of fiber, which can support healthy digestion and maintain regular bowel movements. In addition, pea protein is hypoallergenic and easily digestible, making it a great option for dogs with food allergies or sensitivities.
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.
According to the guaranteed analysis, Wysong Optimal Senior Dry Dog Food has 40% protein, 14% fat, 5% fiber, and 10% moisture. If we assume 5% ash, then the starch amount in this dog food is 26%.
We calculated the starch ratio in Wysong Optimal Senior Dry Dog Food as 26%.
Average starch ratio of dry dog foods on inthekibble.com is 38.67% - and that means this Wysong kibble has less starch ratio than the average.