American Natural Premium Puppy Dry Dog Food
Company HQCedarburg, Wisconsin
Parent companyAmerican Natural Premium
- Deboned Chicken
- Chicken Meal
- Menhaden Fish Meal
- Chicken Liver
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
- Rich in species-appropriate animal protein
- Free of potentially-harmful ingredients and additives
- A good source of omega-3 fatty acids
- Has all the nutrients your puppy or mother dog needs
- Low protein content
- Low carbohydrate content
- Low in moisture
- 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 Puppy Dry Dog Food begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.
The first ingredient is Deboned Chicken. Deboned chicken is chicken meat with the bones removed. In pet food, deboned chicken is a valuable source of protein.
The second ingredient is Chicken Meal. In pet food, chicken meal is often listed as a source of protein. Chicken meal is produced by baking and grinding chicken meat and skin. As a dry form of animal protein, it is most often found in kibble and treats.
The third ingredient is White Rice. White rice is a gluten-free cereal grain that has been processed to remove the high-fiber layer that gives rice its natural brown color. In pet food, white rice is a source of easily digestible carbohydrates.
The fourth ingredient is Oatmeal. Oatmeal is made with oats that have had their tough outer hulls removed before further processing into a coarse high-fiber substance. The oatmeal in pet food is a source of carbohydrates, protein, vitamins, minerals to support your companion’s overall well-being.
The fifth ingredient is Chicken Fat. Chicken fat is a good source of omega-6 fatty acids including linoleic acid. In pet food, chicken fat also adds flavor, improves consistency, and serves as a source of the animal fat pets need for overall wellbeing.
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 Puppy Dry Dog Food.
|Product info||Market Price Avg.||% From the Avg|
|Price per lb||$1.8||$2.71||-34%|
|Price per 100 kcal||$0.11||$0.16||-33%|
|Price per day||$0.07||$0.10||-35%|
We’ve compared American Natural Premium Puppy Dry Dog Food to the other 211 dry puppy food recipes in our database:
|Product info||All Products avg.||% From the Avg|
|Caloric Content||3642 kcal/kg||3680 kcal/kg||-1%|
Small puppy breeds don’t experience the rapid bone growth that large breeds do, but they do mature in a shorter time. Like puppy food for dogs of any breed, small puppy breed food typically just supportg the energy needs for growth with a higher caloric density.
American Natural Premium Puppy Dry Dog Food is priced below the average market price for dry puppy food.
When we analyzed the ingredients in American Natural Premium Puppy Dry Dog Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from animal based sources.