Dr. Elsey’s (drelseys.com) cleanprotein is veterinarian-formulated with high-protein levels and low oxalate to support the nutritional needs of active, overweight and diabetic cats. Inspired by the protein levels found in a cat’s natural prey, over 90 percent of the protein found in cleanprotein is animal-based with high-quality meat or fish as the first ingredient. Featuring three all-new cleanprotein kibble varieties, including Duck Recipe, Rabbit Recipe and Turkey Recipe, the cat kibble has no added fillers or preservatives.
NutriSource (nutrisourcepetfoods.com) Element Series offers an advanced diet for canine companions. It features four animal protein-packed recipes, each containing at least 83 percent animal protein in every bowlful. Each Element Series diet contains NutriSource’s proprietary Good 4 Life Plus system specially designed to work with a high animal protein canine diet. A unique part of Good 4 Life Plus is the inclusion of NVGEN, a combination of mannan rich fractions, yucca schidigera and yeast extracts designed to optimize the microbiome necessary for full utilization of a high animal protein diet.
Freeze-Dried Raw from Natural Balance (naturalbalanceinc.com) are carefully crafted and minimally processed to provide all the benefits of freeze-dried raw, single-animal-source protein that can be used as a stand-alone meal, topper or treat. Available in small and large sizes of Beef & Brown Rice and Chicken & Sweet Potato recipes, the formulas pair directly with Natural Balance L.I.D Limited Ingredient Diets dog food. The complete and balanced bites are suitable for pets on the go with no freezing or refrigeration required.
Redbarn (redbarn.com) dry dog food recipes start with five high-quality meats, fish or poultry, recreating a dog’s ancestral diet. Completely free from exotic meats and naturally enhanced with vitamins, minerals and probiotics, the Ocean, Land, and Sky recipes are available in both whole grain and grain-free options. The Grain-Free options are ideal for dogs with grain sensitivities. They include vegetables and nutrient-rich legumes while leaving out eggs, canola oils, gluten, and of course, grains. Redbarn’s Whole Grain kibble recipes provide well-rounded nutrition while leaving out potatoes, legumes and tapioca.
Health Extension’s (healthextension.com) SUPERBITES are non GMO and grain-free recipes crafted with raw protein-packed Chicken, Beef and Salmon. Freeze-dried to lock in nutrition and taste, they have a special blend of antioxidant-rich super foods like coconut oil, sweet potato, turmeric and apple cider vinegar. All a pet parent has to do is scoop-mix and shake the bite-sized morsels on top or mix them into kibble and let their dog enjoy.
Hound & Gatos (houndgatos.com) offers heart healthy, animal protein-packed diets for dogs and cats. Each recipe in its dry line is made with real meat, poultry or fish as the No. 1 ingredient, plus whole eggs. They’re also packed with a variety of healthy superfoods, like blueberries, cranberries and dandelion greens. Made in the U.S. by a family-owned company, the natural diets do not contain any peas, chickpeas, lentils or white potatoes.
Nature’s Logic (natureslogic.com) Lightly Cooked Frozen for Dogs & Cats is 100 percent natural with no synthetic vitamins. Nature’s Logic Lightly Cooked Frozen recipes are savory blends of free-range New Zealand meats and an exclusive concentrate of vegetables and fruits. It’s a complete and balanced diet for dogs and cats of all ages, sizes and breeds. With 95 percent of the protein from animal ingredients, the diets are also high in natural taurine and contain no peas, potatoes or legumes.
Canidae (canidae.com) Sustain offers premium recipes made with responsibly sourced proteins and has a primary ingredient of cage-free chicken, wild-caught Alaskan salmon or plant-based protein. The brand is working to include regeneratively farmed ingredients in its products whenever possible. Products have sustainable packaging manufactured by Mondi, consisting of 40 percent post-consumer recycled material. Each package is made in the U.S. consisting of domestic and globally sourced ingredients.