Dogs are often described as man’s best friend or that loyal companion that will never leave your side, and if your canine pal is that for you, then what better way to show him your love and care than by providing a healthy and hearty meal. California Natural Lamb and Brown Rice Canned Dog Food claims to provide a quality feed that more than satisfies your dog’s dietary needs. With a less is more philosophy, California Natural’s uncomplicated food is simple, yet enriched with key nutrients that are essential to supporting a healthy skin and coat on your special buddy. Keeping in mind the potential for food or dietary sensitivities found in some dogs, the wholesome ingredients of this product may also address sensitive stomach issues that your pet may have. This manufacturer claims that your dog will have all the energy he needs for his specific activity level because of the crucial nutrients packed into this dog food.
Nutritional Content Information
Kcal Information – Calories Per Cup
According California Natural’s analysis, the kcal content is as follows: for each kilogram there is approximately 1542 kcal/kg. As for how much is in each can, there are approximately 577 kcals per 13.2 0z can.
|January 17, 2013
|California Natural Lamb and Brown Rice Canned Dog Food
- Lamb meat – 100% lamb meat is the only animal protein source used in this food. Lamb meat provides nutrients such as tryptophan, selenium, iron and zinc which are all healthful ingredients in your dog’s diet. Additionally, lamb meat contains essential fatty acids (Omega-3) that are vital for the health of your pet.
- Lamb Stock/Broth – rather than the simple use of water, which is commonly employed in the processing of canned foods, the lambstock was used to create the proper moisture needed for this canned diet. The stock is likely somewhat more nutritious than water providing some fats from the muscle, bone and bone marrow used to create the stock, and it may also provide some extra flavor to the food.
- Brown Rice – this rice is a very nutritious grain which provides a second source of protein as well as dietary fibers to this diet. Brown rice also adds both Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids to this food which can provide natural anti-inflammatory benefits and help to promote a healthier skin and coat for your pet.
- Ground Flaxseed – in order to fully utilize this ingredient it must be ground as we see it has been here. Flaxseed is high in fats as well as in proteins providing a third source for protein in this diet. Flaxseed is one of the best sources of Omega-3 fatty acids which have natural anti-inflammatory benefits, and can help promote healing, improve the immune system and as mentioned above help to promote a healthy skin and coat for your dog.
- Carrageenan – is a galactan sugar extract made from red seaweed. It is used to help canned foods retain their moisture and to bind ingredients together so that there is a consistent mix of ingredients throughout your pet’s can of food. It may also aid in the diet’s overall digestability.
Other Ingredients List
- Potassium Chloride
- Sodium Tripolyphosphate
- Minerals: Iron Amino Adcid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Cobalt Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Amino Acid Chelater, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Selenuim Yeast, Potassium Iodide.
- Sunflower Oil
- L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of vitamin C)
- Vitamins: Vitamin E supplement, vitamin A supplement, vitamin B12 supplement, vitamin D3 supplement, Thiamine Monoitrate, Biotin, Riboflavin supplement.
- Tricalcium Phosphate.
- Choline Chloride
- Beta Carotene
California Natural Lamb and Brown Rice Adult Canned Dog Food has been formulated to meet the nutritional levels that have been established by the AAFCO (Association of American Fee Control Officials) for all life stages of dogs.
Provide a simple, yet nutritious and delicious meal for your companion with this healthy and balanced dog food. California Natural Lamb and Brown Rice Canned Dog Food uses limited and unique ingredients which help to support a healthy skin and coat on your pet. Also, this health-conscious food may address some sensitive stomach issues that can be caused by certain food ingredients intentionally left out of this brand’s ingredient list to help reduce the risks of adverse food reactions. This enriched and hearty dog food will give your pet an efficient supply of energy in order to support his exercise and activity level. Artificial flavorings and preservatives and other compromising ingredients are avoided in the formulation of this product in order to keep your loyal friend as healthy as possible. Although, there is only one source of high-quality animal protein in this feed, the simple nutritious approach of California Natural is sure to keep your special dog happy and healthy.