This is a grain free dog food . While we do not love seeing potato protein, salt, choline chloride (salt) or sodium selenite in dog food,  overall this appears to be a good dog food. If you decide to feed this dog food we highly recommend adding fresh meat to your dog’s diet.
Canidae Pure Land Ingredient Analysis

  1. Bison http://dogfoodchat.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/acana-ranchlands-dog-food.jpg
  2. Lamb meal
  3. Sweet potatoes
  4. Peas
  5. Potatoes
Bison and lamb meal are great meat sources for dogs. Bison is going to move down the ingredient list after processing.

Sweet potatoes are a good source of vitamins A, E, B6, potassium and iron, They are low in sodium and are great for the digestive system.

Peas are full of nutrients and are very good for dogs.

Potatoes are high in Vitamin C and potassium they also contain some vitamin B6.

Canidae Pure Land Ingredient List





Bison, lamb meal, sweet potatoes, peas, potatoes, canola oil, potato protein, tomato pomace, natural flavor, salt, choline chloride, natural mixed tocopherols, taurine, suncured alfalfa meal, inulin (from chicory root), lecithin, sage extract, cranberries, beta-carotene, rosemary extract, sunflower oil, yucca schidigera extract, dried enterococcus faecium fermentation product, dried lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried lactobacillus casei fermentation product, dried lactobacillus plantarum fermentation product, dried trichoderma longibrachiatum fermentation extract, vitamin E supplement, iron proteinate, zinc proteinate, copper proteinate, manganese proteinate, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, copper sulfate, potassium iodide, thiamine mononitrate, manganous oxide, ascorbic acid, vitamin A supplement, biotin, niacin, calcium pantothenate, manganese sulfate, sodium selenite, pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6), vitamin B12 supplement, riboflavin, vitamin D3 supplement, folic acid, papaya, pineapple.


Canidae Pure Land Guaranteed Analysis

Guaranteed Analysis describes the nutrient content required by AAFCO labeling standards to be identified on every product package. Since these are guarantees, pet food manufacturers work to formulate diets that meet or exceed the minimum requirements.
Crude Protein(min.)25.00%
Crude Fat(min.)15.00%
Crude Fiber(max.)4.00%
Moisture(max.)10.00%
Linoleic Acid (Omega 6)(min.)2.60%
Iron(min.)160.00mg/kg
Zinc(min.)160.00mg/kg
Vitamin E(min.)200.00IU/kg
Alpha Linolenic Acid (Omega 3)*(min.)0.60%
Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)*(min.)50.00mg/kg
Lactobacillus Acidophilus*(min.)100 millionCFU/lb.
Cellulase* (a)(min.)100CMCU/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
(a)One Carboxymethyl Cellulose Unit (CMCU) liberates one micromole of reducing sugar (expressed as glucose equivalents) in one minute under the conditions of the assay.

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Protein (minimum)……………….25.0 %
Fat (minimum)…………………….14.0 %
Moisture (maximum)…………….10.0 %
Fibre (maximum)…………………...4.0 %
Ash (maximum) …………………....7.0 %
Calcium ……………………………..1.7 %
Phosphorous ………………………1.0 %
Calcium / Phosphorous ratio ….1.7: 1.0
KCal As Fed....540 (155grams/8oz cup