Innova Large Breed Puppy Dry Puppy Food

January 6, 2009  
Filed under Dog Food Reviews, Innova

Innova Large Breed Puppy Dry Puppy Food

Innova dog food is made and manufactured by Natura. Innova Dog food is one of the decent brands of dog food on the market. Innova dog food comes in both a canned and dry version. The dry version of Innova dog food comes in 2.2 lb., 6 lb., 15 lb. and 30 lb. packages.

Innova Large Breed Puppy Dry Puppy Food Review

As with all dog food recipes the first thing we are going to look at are the first five ingredients. The first five ingredients are a good indication of the quality of the dog food. When looking at the first five ingredients you want to make sure there is plenty of meat and grains are minimal.

Innova Large Breed Puppy Dry Puppy Food First Five Ingredients:

  1. Turkey
  2. Chicken
  3. Chicken Meal
  4. Barley
  5. Brown Rice

Turkey is the first ingredient in this recipe. This ingredient is inclusive of its water content. Meaning that once the water is removed and this ingredients becomes a dried ingredient it will weigh significantly less, thus making it fall further in the ingredients list.

Chicken is the second ingredient in this recipe. This ingredient adds additional meat to go with the first ingredient.

Chicken Meal is the third ingredient and is a named meat ingredient. A dog’s diet needs to based on the fact that dogs need meat and protein that derives from meat.

Barley is the fourth ingredient and is going to be the main source of grains. Barley is a decent quality grain.

Brown Rice is the fifth ingredient and is a decent quality grain that adds additional protein and carbohydrates to your dog’s food.

Innova Large Breed Puppy Dry Puppy Food First Full Ingredients:

Turkey, chicken, chicken meal, barley, brown rice, rice, potatoes, chicken fat, pea fiber, egg, natural flavors, flaxseed, apples, sunflower oil, pumpkin, carrots, potassium chloride, sea salt, herring oil, cottage cheese, alfalfa sprouts, dried chicory root, direct-fed microbials, lecithin, rosemary extract, vitamins/minerals

Innova Large Breed Puppy Dry Puppy Food Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein (min) 24 %
Crude Fat (min) 12 %
Crude Fiber (max) 4 %
Moisture (max) 10 %
Linoleic Acid (Omega-6 Fatty Acid) (min) 2.5 %
Calcium (max) 0.9 %
Phosphorus (min) 0.7 %
Vitamin E (min) 300 IU/kg
Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) (min) 500 mg/kg
Omega-3 Fatty Acids (min) 0.5 %
Total Microorganisms (min) 90000000 CFU/lb
DHA plus EPA 0.1 %

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Comments

3 Responses to “Innova Large Breed Puppy Dry Puppy Food”
  1. Alisa Joseph says:

    Where do you buy this dog food?

  2. Jeff says:

    I went to the website http://www.innovapet.com and was able to search for pet places near my zip code. It is mostly sold in independent, boutique pet places around town (Not PetSmart or Petco), so I wouldn’t be surprised if you found the same thing near you.

  3. Lani says:

    You can get Innova at petfooddirect.com

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