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Description: Feeding guideline:
A 25kg dog should be fed 335-450 gram per day.

Rice, lamb meat meal, ground whole barley, lamb fat, whole linseed, lamb gravy, potato protein, sugar beet pulp, alfalfa, natural seaweed, omega 3 and omega 6 supplement, sodium chloride, calcium carbonate, D,L-methionine, lysine hydrochloride, threonine, zinc methionate. A special mix of chondroitin, glucosamine and herbs.

CONTAINS: Min 26% lamb, min 26% rice, min 10% barley, min0.3%JW+.

TYPICAL ANALYSIS: Protein 23.5%, Oil 14.5%, Fibre 4%, Ash 7.5%.


Registered: October 2005
Posts: 3953
Review Date: Mon November 21, 2005 Would you recommend the product? No | Price you paid?: Not Indicated | Rating: 0 

Pros: Second ingredient is a named meat product.
Cons: Insufficient meat products, fat as the fourth ingredient (a bloat risk factor for large breed dogs).

The primary ingredient in the food is rice (26%). Rice is a decent quality grain, but we believe that dog foods should be based on meat not on grains.

The second ingredient is a named meat product (lamb meal – 26%).

The remaining ingredients are all reasonable quality (though we are unsure what constitutes “lamb gravy” as this has no official definition). Preservative is mixed tocopherols.

It is a concern to see lamb fat as the fourth ingredient. Research at Purdue University has identified a fat in the top four ingredients of a dry dog food as a factor that increases the risk of bloat in large breed dogs. Smaller breeds are untested.

Our main concern with this food is the low quantity of meat products used (26%). Our view is that that is insufficient for a canine

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