American Journey Limited Ingredient Duck & Sweet Potato Recipe Grain-Free Dry Dog Food
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- Deboned Duck
- Duck Meal
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Estimated Nutrient Content
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- Supplemented with chelated minerals for optimal nutrient absorption
- A good source of omega-3 fatty acids
- Low protein content
- High in carbohydrates
- Low in moisture
- Contains plant-based proteins
- Some dogs may be allergic to fish
The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to American Journey since 2011. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.
Since 2011 American Journey has never been recalled.
Our review of American Journey Limited Ingredient Duck & Sweet Potato Recipe Grain-Free Dry Dog Food begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.
The first ingredient is Deboned Duck. Deboned duck is meat from any member of the Anatidae waterfowl, with all bones removed. In pet food, deboned duck can serve as a primary protein source as well as a source of animal fat, minerals, and amino acids. It is sometimes used as a novel protein, and is often an ingredient in diets formulated specifically for pets with allergies.
The second ingredient is Duck Meal. Duck meal is cooked, dried, finely ground meat from any member of the Anatidae waterfowl. In pet food, duck meal can serve as a protein source as well as a source of animal fat, minerals, and amino acids. It is sometimes used as a novel protein and is often an ingredient in diets formulated specifically for pets with allergies.
The third 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.
The fourth ingredient is Sweet Potatoes. Sweet potatoes are added to pet food as an easy-to-digest source of grain-free and gluten-free carbohydrates. They contain high levels of fiber, along with a number of important vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants.
The fifth ingredient is Chickpeas. Chickpeas are legumes. Also known as garbanzo beans, the chickpeas in pet food serve as a source of protein and fiber, as well as some grain-free carbohydrates.
When we analyzed the ingredients in American Journey Limited Ingredient Duck & Sweet Potato Recipe Grain-Free Dry Dog Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from plant based sources.
|Product info||Market Price Avg.||% From the Avg|
|Price per lb||$1.96||$2.51||-22%|
|Price per 100 kcal||$0.13||$0.17||-21%|
|Price per day||$0.08||$0.10||-22%|
American Journey Limited Ingredient Duck & Sweet Potato Recipe Grain-Free Dry Dog Food is priced below the average market price for dry dog food.
Your adult dog needs a balance of macro and micronutrients to thrive. A food formulated for adult maintenance or all life stages is made to meet these needs. While there can be a lot of variation in actual calorie density, adult dog foods are generally intended to provide for basic calorie needs of the average active dog. In addition to satisfying their energy needs, these foods provide the protein, fat, carbohydrates, fiber, and other nutrients your adult dog needs to survive. Again, not all adult foods are the same, so you may have to search around for the right fit for your dog.
With that in mind, we’ve compared American Journey Limited Ingredient Duck & Sweet Potato Recipe Grain-Free Dry Dog Food to the other 1423 dry dog food recipes in our database:
|Product info||All Products avg.||% From the Avg|
|Caloric Content||3300 kcal/kg||3537 kcal/kg||-7%|
Overall, this is a plant based food that’s moderate in protein with low fat and moderate carbohydrate content relative to other Dry Dog Foods.