American Journey Active Life Formula Large Breed Salmon
Parent companyChewy Inc.
- Deboned Salmon
- Menhaden Fish Meal
- Dried Egg Product
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- Free of potentially-harmful ingredients and additives
- Low protein content
- High in carbohydrates
- Low in moisture
- Some dogs may be allergic to fish
The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to American Journey since 2009. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.
Since 2009 American Journey has never been recalled.
Our review of American Journey Active Life Formula Large Breed Salmon begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.
The first ingredient is Deboned Salmon. Deboned salmon is meat from any species of salmon fish, with the bones removed. The deboned salmon in pet food is an excellent source of protein, Omega-3 fatty acid, and many other vital nutrients.
The second ingredient is Menhaden Fish Meal. Menhaden fish meal is dried, ground tissue from menhaden fish. In pet food, menhaden fish meal serves as a source of protein, amino acids, and essential fatty acids to help keep your companion’s skin and coat healthy.
The third ingredient is Chondroitin Sulfate. Chondroitin sulfate is a natural anti-inflammatory agent that is often combined with glucosamine. The chondroitin sulfate in pet food, treats, and supplements is often intended to support healthy joint function, particularly in aging companion animals.
The fourth ingredient is Brown Rice. Brown rice is a name for whole-grain rice with its outer hull removed. The brown rice in pet food can be a source of carbohydrates and fiber. Brown rice also contains omega-6 fatty acids, vitamins, and minerals
The fifth ingredient is Peas. Pea is a general term to describe whole, split, or milled peas, which are a grain-free, gluten-free source of protein, fiber, and carbohydrates. In pet food, pea products serve as an energy source as well as a supplementary source of vitamins and minerals.
After the fifth ingredient, the list includes all remaining ingredients. It’s worth noting that ingredients (other than nutritional supplements) located this far down on the list aren’t likely to have an impact on the overall rating of this American Journey Active Life Formula Large Breed Salmon.
We’ve compared American Journey Active Life Formula Large Breed Salmon to the other 1423 dry dog food recipes in our database:
|Product info||All Products avg.|
|Caloric Content||3326 kcal/kg||3537 kcal/kg|
This recipe has:
- 3.34% less protein
- 2.65% less fat
- 1.29% more fiber
- 41.25% less carb
- 211 less kcal/kg
Large breed dogs can certainly have a couple of nutritional needs unique to them. Orthopedic disease is chief among them. These can include hip and elbow dysplasia and earlier onset of arthritis. For this reason, somelarge dog breed foods may contain joint health ingredients like glucosamine and omega fatty acids. The risk of bloat is also much higher for large breed dogs, and this risk can be reduced with large kibble size and foods with a lower fat content.
|Product info||Market Price Avg.|
|Price per lb||$1.38||$2.51|
|Price per 100 kcal||$0.09||$0.17|
|Price per day||$0.05||$0.10|
American Journey Active Life Formula Large Breed Salmon is priced below the average market price for dry dog food.
When we analyzed the ingredients in American Journey Active Life Formula Large Breed Salmon, we found that most of the protein is derived from dried egg product based sources.