Purina has been around the longest and has low quality and high quality Food. for that it’s the saying (you get what you pay for) The better it is the more it will cost. I use Pro Plan it is a medium High end to purina and all the puppies will be on this, I do hope you keep them on this or better. if you have any questions just ask. Thanks!
Helpful information when making a deciton on what to feed you new furry Friend, I hope this is Helpful in making a choose. please read the labels.
Below: We have listed important key words to look for in searching for a quality dog food
All Natural, Human Grade, Hormone -Free, Antibiotic-Free, No By-Products, Non GMO Grains, No Fillers, No Harmful Chemicals, No Preservatives, No Additives, Natural Antioxidents, USDA Inspected, Specific Meats and Meals (As first ingredients)
Specific Named,( example, Flax seed oil ) Oils and Named (Example, Chicken Fat) Fats,
Natural Preservatives such as: Tocopherals,(Vitamin E), Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)
lactobacillus acidophilus, bacillus subtillis, ( Digestive Enzymes)
Glucosamine, Chondroitin, For bones and joint Health
Omega 3 and Omega 6
Red Flag words and ingredients to avoid in foods:
Non specific named Meat or Meat Meal and Bone Meal
By Product ( Of ANY KIND ) Also Meat By-Products, Chicken By-Products, etc.
No Specific fats, Oils, Meats (examples) Vegetable Oil, Meat Fat, Poultry fat, etc.
Unspecified Grain Sources
Brewers Yeast, Brewers Rice
Corn Meals, Corn Gluten, Corn Oil, Corn Syrup,
Any Hulls, Artificial Colors, Colorings and Dyes, Chemicals
Vague ingredient names
Onions, Grapes, A lot of Garlic, Apple Pomice, Grape pomice, Citrus Pulp
Some other items to stay clear of include:
Artificial Dog Food Preservatives and Chemical Additives:
Artificial Colors and Flavors
Blue 2, Red 40, Yellow 5 and 6, and any other such dyes.
Any flavors that do not mention the specific source, e.g. “meat broth”
Sweeteners…. sugar, sorbitol, sucrose, fructose, glucose, ammoniated glycyrrhizin, propylene glycol. xylitol
Brand to never use.
L’roy, Kibbles and bits, Puppy chow
If you want to learn more about making homemade dog food. It is the best food for you dog