Wellness Core Ocean dog food

November 7, 2008  
Filed under Dog Food Reviews, Wellness

Wellness Core Ocean dog food

Wellness Core Ocean dog is made and manufactured by Old Mother Hubbard. Wellness Core Ocean comes in either 4lbs, 12lbs and 26lbs.

Wellness Core Ocean Dog Food Review

Wellness Core Ocean formula provides your dogs with the benefits of a raw diet in a dry version. Wellness Core Ocean is great for the people who what the benefits of a raw diet but are unable. Its not as good as a raw diet but its one of the closest formulas you can get. Wellness Core Ocean is not recommend for dogs under the age of 1, or inactive dogs. Due to the high amount of protein Wellness Core Ocean formula is great for working breed, compitition dogs and hunting dogs. If your dogs exerts high amounts of energy this would be a great formula to pick.

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Wellness Core First Five Ingredients Review:

  1. Whitefish
  2. Whitefish Meal
  3. Salmon Meal
  4. Menhaden Fish Meal
  5. Potatoes

The first ingredient Whitefish is inclusive of its water content and once removed it should fall furthur down in the ingredients list, thus making Whitefish Meal the first true ingredient.

Following the first ingredient are three named meat ingredients. This is where most of your protein is going to come from. As with all fish ingredients ethoxyquin is always a hot topic. Wellness offers a statement on their website stating the use of ethoxyquin-free ingredients.

Potatoes, the fifth ingredient is a great source of carbohydrates to fuel you dogs energetic lifestyle.

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Wellness Core Ocean Ingredients:

Whitefish, Whitefish Meal, Salmon Meal, Menhaden Fish Meal, Potatoes, Dried Ground Potato, Canola Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols, a natural source of Vitamin E), Pea Fiber, Tomato Pomace, Natural Fish Flavor, Flaxseed, Carrots, Sweet Potatoes, Kale, Broccoli, Spinach, Parsley, Apples, Blueberries, Vitamins & Minerals, Choline Chloride, Chicory Root Extract, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Chondroitin Sulfate, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum, Enterococcus faecium, Lactobacillus casei, Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Products, Rosemary Extract.

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Wellness Core Ocean Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein min. – 34%
Crude Fat min. – 14%
Crude Fiber max. – 7%
Moisture max. – 10%
Calcium max. – 2.1%
Phosphorus max. – 1.5%
Vitamin E min. – 500 IU/kg
Omega 6 Fatty Acids* min. – 2.00%
Omega 3 Fatty Acids* min. – 0.80%
Glucosamine Hydrochloride* min. – 250 mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate* min. – 200 mg/kg
Total Micro-organisms* min. – 80,000,000 CFU/lb

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16 Responses to “Wellness Core Ocean dog food”
  1. Jami says:

    I have been feeding core ocean formula to my 13 yr old 45 pound corgi/chow mix for nearly 2 years now and she is doing great. I previously fed her Innova EVO. That is until the recall and I found out they were bought by P&G. I don’t trust P&G ingredients and they can change the formula and ingredients and not publish the change for 6 months. So for six months you can’t be sure what your dog is eating.

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