Monday, September 7, 2009

Top 5 dry dog foods

What is The Best Dry Dog Food?

Many dog owners want the best dry dog food for their dog. When you go to the pet store there is always a mountain of dog food and it is almost impossible to find which dry dog food is the best? Well thankfully you do not have to look at the ingredients of all of those dry dog food bags because we have picked the best dry dog foods for you! Below is a list of the best dry dog foods according to dog food analysis

Top 5 dry dog foods

The dog food listed below contain mostly natural ingredients making them also the best natural dry dog food

  • Blue Wilderness
    • Five of the six top ingredients in this dry dog food are meat products
    • Very little grain in this dry dog food
    • The main carbohydrate source is potato starch used primarily as a thickener.
    • This dry dog food contains a good range of fruits and probiotics as minor ingredients.
    • Some primary ingredients: Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Potato Starch, Turkey Meal, Whitefish Meal, Salmon Meal, Tomato Pomace (natural source of Lycopene), Chicken Fat (preserved with Natural Mixed Tocopherols), Oatmeal, Natural Chicken Flavor, Whole Carrots, Whole Sweet Potatoes, Blueberries, Cranberries, Flaxseed (natural source of Omega 6 Fatty Acids), Barley Grass, Dried Parsley, Alfalfa Meal, Dried Kelp, Taurine, L-Carnitine, L-Lysine, Yucca Shidigera Extract, Turmeric, Herring Oil (natural source of Omega 3 Fatty Acids), Dried Chicory Root, Black Malted Barley
    • A lot of meat products and a good mix of fruits and vegetables make this one of the best natural dry dog foods

  • Artemis Maximal Dog
    • The first ingedient is meat (chicken meal)
    • Grain Free dog food
    • Recommended for large breed adult dogs
    • Some primary ingredients: Chicken Meal, Potatoes, Chicken Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Chicken, Natural Chicken Flavor, Tomato Pomace, Choline Chloride, Dried Chicory Root, Kelp, Carrots, Peas, Apples, Tomatoes, Blueberries, Spinach, Dried Skim Milk, Cranberry Powder, Rosemary Extract, Parsley Flake, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Green Tea Extract, Barley Grass Extract,

  • Go Natural Grain Free Endurance
    • First 3 ingredients are meat products
    • Grain free dog food
    • Some primary ingredients: Turkey Meal, Chicken Meal, de-boned Chicken, Russett Potato, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols (vit. E), Whole Dried Egg, Salmon Meal, Apple, Peas, Natural Flavour, Tomato Pomace, Duck Meal, Salmon Oil, Flax Seed Oil, Yeast Extract, Potassium Chloride, Taurine, Choline Chloride, Pumpkin, Carrots, Bananas, Blueberries, Cranberries, Lentil Beans, Broccoli, Spinach, Cottage Cheese, Alfalfa Sprouts, Chicory Root Extract
    • A good mix of meat, fruit and vegetables making this a good dry natural dog food

  • Horizon Legacy Adult Canine dry dog food
    • The first four ingredients are meat products
    • Grain free dog food
    • Recommended for large breeds Horizon also has a natural dry dog food for puppies
    • Some of the primary ingredients: Fresh chicken meat, chicken meal, salmon meal, turkey meal, pea starch concentrate, green split peas, chicken fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols, rosemary, citric acid), whole eggs, flaxseed, salmon oil, dried alfalfa, carrots, apples, broccoli, bok choy, cabbage, cranberries, Saskatoon berries, dried kelp, dried pumpkin meal, colostrum, sea buckthorn, fenugreek protein meal, dried pomegranate, dried astragalus root, dried milk thistle, glucosamine HCl, chondroitin sulphate, garlic, enzymes (dried aspergillus oryzae fermentation extract, dried aspergillus niger extract, pineapple, dried trichoderma longibrachiatum fermentation product, rhizopus oryzae), probiotics
    • This natural dry dog food has a good mix of meat, vegetables and fruits.

  • Naturapet Innova EVO (Large bites)
    • The first four ingredients are meat products
    • Grain free dog food
    • Entire list of ingredients: Turkey, chicken, turkey meal, chicken meal, potatoes, herring meal, chicken fat, natural flavors, egg, apples, tomatoes, potassium chloride, carrots, vitamins, garlic, cottage cheese, minerals, alfalfa sprouts, ascorbic acid, dried chicory root, direct-fed microbials, vitamin E supplement, lecithin, rosemary extract
    • Very few ingredients mean quality over quantity.
    • Potatoes are a major source of carbohydrates, which are also a good source of vitamins for your dog.
    • Nice mix of fruits, vegetables, egss and probiotics

    • Naturapet Innova offers a large line of dog foods for all types and sizes of dogs.

Remember that this is a list of the best dry dog foods this does not mean that there are not better dog foods out there, but the dog food listed above will provide your dog with a good balanced meal. Please make informed decisions when feeding your dog as each dog and breed is different. Read about different dry dog foods and feel free to visit other websites to research the best dry dog food.

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allie said...

Orijen is the best brand I have found. I feed Orijen 6 fish. It meets all the requirements listed, is grain free, very high protein, balanced minerals, vegetables, Omega-3s, and fish is listed as the top several ingredients. It also cured my dogs chronic diarrhea.

Jeremyinc said...

Thanks for that Allie. I will check it out and maybe post a review for it on the site.

allie said...

Jeremy- Cool! Let me know what you think, by posting here.

Anonymous said...

I agree with Allie, Orijen is best!

Jeremyinc said...

I did put a review up here Orijen 6 Fresh Fish Dog Food review