THE PET GOURMET INGREDIENT LIST & BENEFITS
Have you ever wondered why a particular ingredient is in your dog's food?
Find out what benefits come from each of our carefully chosen ingredients.
Alfalfa: Alfalfa is a natural anti-inflammatory that can be very useful for arthritis or joint pain. It is also known to be a natural diuretic for dogs.
Apple: Apples are low in calories and contain vitamins A and C, fiber, and antioxidants. Apples can improve gastrointestinal health.
Banana: Bananas are loaded with potassium and vitamin c. They also provide vitamin B6 as well as manganese, biotin and copper.
Barley: Barley is a sweet grain packed with carbohydrates and fiber. It also has antioxidants good for overall health.
Beef Liver: Beef liver is a nutrient-rich organ that provides protein, fat and vitamin A, iron, copper, niacin, zinc, and phosphorus
Blueberries: Blueberries are low in calories and high in antioxidants, fiber, and vitamins C and K. Blueberries support the overall immune system.
Brewers Yeast: Brewers yeast is a high-quality source of essential amino acids and protein, which helps support lean muscle mass. It also contains B vitamins, which help convert the nutrients in your dog's food into energy he can use.
Broccoli: Broccoli is high in fiber and vitamin c. It’s also low in fat and provides a plant-based protein.
Carrots: Carrots are a good source of fiber, Vitamin A, and potassium. Carrots benefit eye health and can improve dental health.
Celery: Celery is an excellent source of fiber; vitamins A, C, and K, folate, potassium; and manganese.
Chamomile: Chamomile is a natural herb that is widely regarded as having naturally calming effects because it is abundant in the antioxidant, apigenin. Apigenin binds to specific receptors in the brain that may decrease anxiety and produce a naturally calming effect.
Chia Seeds: Chia seeds are an excellent source of fiber, making it a great option for weight loss
Chicken: Chicken is a lean meat that provides beneficial protein without too many calories. It also is loaded with amino acids and glucosamine which supports healthy bones.
Chondroitin: Chondroitin is a chemical naturally found in cartilage in the body. It is beneficial in reducing pain caused by arthritis and other types of joint pain. Chondroitin and glucosamine together create a dynamic duo that fight against joint pain.
Coconut Flakes: Coconut contains lauric acid, fiber, and vitamins. Coconut improves and maintains healthy skin and coat.
Coconut Oil: Coconut oil contains lauric acid, which has antibacterial and antifungal properties. It also benefits and maintains healthy skin and coat.
Flaxseed: Flaxseed is loaded with omega 3 fatty acids, making it great for immune function as well as skin and coat.
Garbanzo Bean: Garbanzo beans are loaded with protein, fiber, and minerals. Garbanzo beans promote healthy weight and have anti-inflammatory properties.
Ginger: Ginger is an herb best known for its ability to cure upset stomachs and nausea.
Green Beans: Green beans are full of important vitamins and minerals, such as protein, iron, calcium, and vitamins B6, A, C, and K. They’re also full of fiber and are low in calories.
Glucosamine: Glucosamine is a naturally occurring compound that has been shown to helps decrease joint pain and inflammation while working to improve joint mobility.
Honey: Honey contains natural sugars and is known for its anti-inflammatory properties. It is even able to reduce allergy symptoms and relieve sore throats.
Kale: Kale is high in calcium, magnesium, potassium and iron, which support healthy bones, and a healthy heart
Kelp: Kelp is a natural rich source of amino acids. It regulates the adrenal, pituitary, and thyroid glands. Kelp also relieves allergy inflammation on the skin.
Lamb Liver: Lamb liver is a nutrient-rich organ that provides proteins, fat and vitamin A. It is also a good source of iron, copper, niacin, zinc, and phosphorus
Millet: Millet is a good source of protein and contains a higher fat level than other grains.
Oats: Oats are very nutritious and loaded with high quality protein. This protein provides beneficial amino acids when digested.
Passion Flower: Passion flower is a natural herb that has been shown to elevate mood and can help relax your dog. Passion flower can also work as a sleep aid.
Parsley: Parsley is packed with vitamins, antioxidants, and is a natural diuretic. This means it will flush the body of toxins and promote urinary health.
Peas: Peas are a great source of vitamins, minerals, and fiber. They support skin, heart, and eye health.
Peppermint Oil: Peppermint oil is known to support gastrointestinal health and freshens breath.
Potato: Potatoes are packed full of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants. They support the immune system and promote heart health.
Pumpkin: Pumpkin contains beneficial oils and fiber that are great for urinary and digestive health.
Quinoa: Quinoa is high in protein and contains minerals such as phosphate, magnesium, omega-3s, and potassium. Quinoa works well with sensitive stomachs.
Red Pepper: Red bell peppers are healthy for dogs and contain high levels of vitamins A, C, E, and a lot of antioxidants
Rosemary: Rosemary is high in antioxidants which boost and maintain the immune system.
Rye: Rye is low in gluten and high in nutritional benefits. It has more protein, iron, and B vitamins than whole wheat.
Salmon: Salmon is rich in omega 3 fatty acids that promote healthy skin and coat, as well as relieve joint pain.
Soybean: Soybeans are a great source of amino acids, omega fatty acids, and iron. Soybeans can benefit skin and coat, the nervous system, and increase energy.
Spirulina: Spirulina is incredibly high in protein and a good source of antioxidants. Spirulina is known for immune support, gastrointestinal support and detoxification.
Sweet Potato: Sweet potatoes are high in fiber, vitamins, and beta carotene. This provides support for eye health and muscle strength.
Turkey: Turkey is a digestible protein that is low in calories and contains selenium. Turkey can benefit the immune system.
Turmeric: Works to maintain joint pain while boosting the immune system and supplying antioxidants to the body.
Valerian Root: Valerian root has been shown to have several health benefits to dogs including naturally calming properties.
White Fish: White fish is high in protein and rich in omega 3 fatty acids. White fish also contains anti-inflammatory properties.
Yucca Shidigera Extract: Contains anti-arthritic properties as well as anti-inflammatory properties.