American Natural Premium Grain-Free Duck Meal & Pork Meal Recipe Dry Dog Food
Company HQCedarburg, Wisconsin
Parent companyAmerican Natural Premium
- Duck Meal
- Pork Meat Meal
Estimated Nutrient Content
To understand the nutrient content of pet food, we visualize its macronutrient composition in three ways. In the charts below, you’ll see a guaranteed analysis on an as-fed basis, a dry matter analysis, and a breakdown of the food’s macronutrients on a calorie-weighted basis.
Remember that all of these values are estimates based on the guaranteed analysis published by the company, and the food’s actual nutrient values may be slightly different.
Dry Matter Analysis
Calorie Weighted Basis
- Supplemented with chelated minerals for optimal nutrient absorption
- High-quality ingredients
- Free of potentially-harmful ingredients and additives
- 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 Natural Premium since 2009. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.
Since 2009 American Natural Premium has never been recalled.
Our review of American Natural Premium Grain-Free Duck Meal & Pork Meal Recipe Dry Dog Food begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.
The first 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 second 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 third ingredient is Potatoes. Potatoes are versatile starchy root vegetables that provide carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, and some fiber. In pet food, potatoes can add texture and flavor while replacing other starches. Many grain-free and gluten-free pet foods contain potatoes.
The fourth ingredient is Pea Flour. Pea flour is a fine powder made with peas. In pet food, pea flour is a low-cost source of protein, fiber, and gluten-free carbohydrates.
The fifth ingredient is Pork Meat Meal. Pork meat meal is cooked, dried, and pulverized or ground meat from swine. The pork meat meal in pet food is a source of protein, vitamins, minerals, and amino acids.
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 Natural Premium Grain-Free Duck Meal & Pork Meal Recipe Dry Dog Food.
|Product info||Market Price Avg.||% From the Avg|
|Price per lb||$2.5||$2.51||-0%|
|Price per 100 kcal||$0.21||$0.17||26%|
|Price per day||$0.13||$0.10||25%|
We’ve compared American Natural Premium Grain-Free Duck Meal & Pork Meal Recipe Dry Dog Food to the other 1423 dry dog food recipes in our database:
|Product info||All Products avg.||% From the Avg|
|Caloric Content||2648 kcal/kg||3537 kcal/kg||-25%|
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.
American Natural Premium Grain-Free Duck Meal & Pork Meal Recipe Dry Dog Food is priced above the average market price for dry dog food.
When we analyzed the ingredients in American Natural Premium Grain-Free Duck Meal & Pork Meal Recipe Dry Dog Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from plant based sources.