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Alpha Paw Dog Food Review

Company HQ

LocationAustin, Texas us-flag

Parent company

Alpha Paw LLC

Sourcing and Manufacturing

LocationUnited States us-flag

Type of food

Dry Dog Food


? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 41%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 74%
? We scan the FDA’s database and rate each brand by the number of recalls in its history. Brands with fewer recalls receive higher ratings. Recall History 100%
? By comparing the prices of foods in our database, we determine if a food is above or below market average price. Lower-priced foods receive higher ratings. Price 60%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 67%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value. Manufacturing Method 40%
  • High protein content
  • To our knowledge, Alpha Paw has never had a product recall
  • Foods are nutritionally complete and balanced according to AAFCO standards
  • Alpha Paw makes a diverse range of foods for various ages, sizes, and lifestyles
  • All recipes are free of artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives
  • Some recipes contain plant-based protein
  • Price is above market average

Brand Overview

Alpha Paw creates high-quality breed-specific pet food and wellness products designed for the unique health needs of your pet. For every product purchased, Alpha Paw donates meals to shelter dogs and cats across the country. To date, they have donated over 500,000 meals and counting! The company also launched its own charitable foundation, The Alpha Paw Foundation, which partners with local and national non-profits and shelters and hosts donation drives and adoption events, aimed at helping as many rescue animals as possible find loving homes.

How Much Does Alpha Paw Dog Food Cost

We’ve compared Alpha Paw dog food price to the other 197 dog food brands in our database.

Alpha Paw Dry Dog Food Price Comparison

Brand AvgMarket Avg% From the Avg
Price per lb$5.42$3.69+47%
Price per 100 kcal$0.32$0.38-16%
Price per day$0.19$0.23-17%

Alpha Paw Dry Dog Food is priced below the average market price for dog food.

Alpha Paw Nutrient Profile Comparison

We’ve compared Alpha Paw dog food recipes nutrient profile to the other 197 dog food brands in our database.

Dry Dog Food

Brand AvgMarket Avg% From the Avg
DM Protein 30.28% 30.01% +1%
DM Fat 15.56% 15.84% -2%
DM Fiber 4.44% 5.49% -19%
DM Carb 49.72% 47.75% +4%

All of Alpha Paw dog food recipes meets AAFCO's minimum requirements.

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to Alpha Paw Dog Food Review since 2011. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Since 2011 Alpha Paw has never been recalled.

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faq-item-image Who owns Alpha Paw dog food?

Alpha Paw is owned by Alpha Paw LLC.

faq-item-image Where is Alpha Paw dog food made?

Alpha Paw is manufactured in the United States us-flag.

faq-item-image Is Alpha Paw AAFCO approved?

Yes, all of Alpha Paw recipes are AAFCO approved.

faq-item-image Has Alpha Paw dog food been recalled?

No Alpha Paw has never been recalled.

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