Orijen Puppy Large Dog Food

Orijen Dog Food is made and manufactured by, Champion Pet Food. If you prefer a high protein, grain free dog food, Orijen should be considered. This type of food is good for very active working breed dogs.

Orijen Puppy Large Dog Food Review

Orijen Puppy Large Dog Food is considered a premium food for those dog owners who are looking for a grain free diet for their dogs. If you are looking for a brand of dog food that isn't high in protein and contains grains, this will not be a good brand for you. As with any dog food we are going to take a look at the first five ingredients and break down each.



First five ingredients of Orijen Puppy Large Dog Food:

  1. Deboned Chicken
  2. Chicken Meal
  3. Turkey Meal
  4. Russet Potato
  5. Lake whitefish
The first and fifth ingredients, Deboned Chicken and Lake whitefish are inclusive of their water content. Meaning once these ingredients are cooked and they lose their water weight they will fall further down in the ingredients list.

Chicken Meal and Turkey Meal are you second and third ingredients. These ingredients are going closely resemble a dogs diet in the natural. A dogs diet should be based off the fact that dogs are carnivores and need a diet based off of meat protein.

The fourth ingredient Russet Potato is a decent quality ingredient and is going to add additional carbohydrates and protein to the recipe.



Orijen Puppy Large Dog Food Full Ingredients List:

Deboned chicken, chicken meal, turkey meal, russet potato, lake whitefish, chicken fat, sweet potato, whole eggs, turkey, salmon meal, salmon and anchovy oils, salmon, natural chicken flavour, sunflower oil, sun-cured alfalfa, dried brown kelp, carrots, spinach, peas, tomatoes, apples, psyllium, dulse, glucosamine Hcl, cranberries, black currants, rosemary extract, chondroitin sulfate, sea salt.

TONIC HERBS AND BOTANICALS

Chicory root, licorice root, tumeric root, funugreek, marigold flowers, sweet fennel, zea mays, peppermint leaf, chamomile flowers, dandelion, summer savory, rosehips.

ORGANIC MINERALS

Iron proteinate, zinc proteinate, manganese proteinate, copper proteinate.

PROBIOTIC MICROORGANISMS

Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product.

PREMIUM VITAMINS

Mixed tocopherols (source of vitamin E), choline chloride, vitamin A, vitamin D3, thiamine mononitrate, vitamin B12, folic acid, biotin.



Orijen Puppy Large Dog Food Guaranteed Analysis:

Protein (min.)42.0%
Fat16.0%
Carbohydrate18.0%
Moisture10.0%
Fiber2.0%
Calcium (min.)1.4%
Calcium (max.)1.6%
Phosphorus (min.)1.1%
Phosphorus (max.)1.3%
Omega-62.5%
Omega-31.0%
Glucosamine500 mg/kg
Chondroitin150 mg/kg
Microorganisms80M cfu/kg
pH5.0
Ash (min.)6.5%
Botanical Analysis
Chicory root600 mg/kg
Licorice root500 mg/kg
Fenugreek350 mg/kg
Marigold flowers350 mg/kg
Sweet fennel350 mg/kg
Peppermint leaf250 mg/kg
Chamomile flowers250 mg/kg
Dandelion150 mg/kg
Summer savory150 mg/kg
Rosehips150 mg/kg
Vitamins
Vitamin A34 kIU/kg
Vitamin D32.0 kIU/kg
Vitamin E400 IU/kg
Vitamin K2.5 IU/kg
Vitamin B12465 IU/kg
Thiamine65 mg/kg
Riboflavin56 mg/kg
Niacin250 mg/kg
Pan. acid44 mg/kg
Pyridoxine32 mg/kg
Biotin0.6 mg/kg
Folic acid3.4 mg/kg
Choline3600 mg/kg
Ascorbic acid70 mg/kg
Beta carotene0.65 mg/kg

AMINO ACIDS
Taurine0.22 mg/kg
T. Lysine2.0%
T. Threonine1.7%
T. Methionine1.0%
T. Isoleucine1.9%
T. Leucine2.0%
T. Valine2.0%
T. Arginine3.2%
T. Phen.1.7%
T. Histidine1.2%
T. Cystine0.6%

MINERALS
Sodium0.25%
Chloride0.5%
Potassium0.6%
Magnesium0.09%
Sulphur0.4%
Iron270 mg/kg
Zinc225 mg/kg
Copper25 mg/kg
Manganese24 mg/kg
Cobalt0.6 mg/kg
Iodine4.0 mg/kg
Selenium0.4 mg/kg