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Black Gold Dog Food Review

Company HQ

LocationVienna, Missouri

Parent company

ProPet, LLC

Sourcing and Manufacturing

LocationUnited States

Type of food

Dry Dog Food, Dry Senior Dog Food


? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 33%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 65%
? 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 79%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 71%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value. Manufacturing Method 40%

Where to Buy

Chewy Amazon
  • High protein content
  • No recalls that we could find
  • Foods are nutritionally complete and balanced according to AAFCO standards
  • Affordable
  • All protein comes from animal sourced ingredients
  • None

Brand Overview

Black Gold is a premium pet food brand with a focus on nourishing active dogs. Formulas are available for every life stage, and a variety of grain-free options are available. Black Gold dog food comes in popular flavors like beef and chicken, as well as in unique flavors such as quail, whitefish, and venison. While ingredients are globally sourced, Black Gold dog food is made in America.

We’ve compared Black Gold dog food to the other 197 dog food brands in our database.

How Much Does Black Gold Dog food Cost

Dry Dog Food

Brand AvgMarket Avg% From the Avg
Price per lb$1.60$2.51-36%
Price per 100 kcal$0.10$0.17-41%
Price per day$0.06$0.10-40%

Dry Senior Dog Food

Brand AvgMarket Avg% From the Avg
Price per lb$1.39$2.55-45%
Price per 100 kcal$0.09$0.23-61%
Price per day$0.05$0.14-64%

Black Gold dog food is priced below the average market price for dog food.

Black Gold Nutrient Profile comparison

Dry Dog Food

Brand AvgMarket Avg% From the Avg
Protein 29.72% 30.01% -1%
Fat 18.06% 15.98% 13%
Fiber 4.17% 5.38% -22%

Dry Senior Dog Food

Brand AvgMarket Avg% From the Avg
Protein 30.00% 28.36% 6%
Fat 13.33% 13.52% -1%
Fiber 3.89% 5.43% -28%

All of Black Gold dog food recipes meets AAFCO's minimum requirements.

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to Black Gold Dog Food Review since 2009. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Since 2009 Black Gold has never been recalled.

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faq-item-image Who owns Black Gold dog food?

Black Gold is owned by ProPet, LLC.

faq-item-image Where is Black Gold dog food made?

Black Gold is manufactured in the United States .

faq-item-image Is Black Gold AAFCO approved?

Yes, all of Black Gold recipes are AAFCO approved.

faq-item-image Has Black Gold dog food been recalled?

No Black Gold has never been recalled.

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