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Diamond Dog Food Review

Company HQ

LocationMeta, Missouri

Parent company

Schell & Kampeter, Inc.

Sourcing and Manufacturing

LocationUnited States

Type of food

Dry Dog Food, Dry Puppy Food, Dry Senior Dog Food

Ratings

53%
? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 36%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 71%
? 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 8%
? 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 82%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 83%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value. Manufacturing Method 40%
Pros
  • Affordable
  • Diamond makes a diverse range of foods for various ages, sizes, and lifestyles
  • All recipes are free of artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives
Cons
  • Some recipes contain plant-based protein
  • Lower than average protein content
  • The brand has been previously recalled

Brand Overview

Diamond Pet Food has been in business for more than 50 years. A family-owned company based in the United States, it uses both US and globally sourced ingredients in its recipes. Diamond Pet Food offers a variety of wet and dry recipes for dogs and cats of all life stages

How Much Does Diamond Dog Food Cost

We’ve compared Diamond dog food price to the other 197 dog food brands in our database.

Dry Dog Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
Price per lb $1.80 $3.43 -48%
Price per 100 kcal $0.11 $0.22 -50%
Price per day $0.07 $0.13 -46%

Diamond Dry Dog Food is priced below the average market price for dog food.

Dry Puppy Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
Price per lb $1.86 $3.57 -48%
Price per 100 kcal $0.11 $0.22 -51%
Price per day $0.06 $0.13 -54%

Diamond Dry Puppy Food is priced below the average market price for dog food.

Dry Senior Dog Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
Price per lb $2.19 $3.45 -37%
Price per 100 kcal $0.14 $0.29 -50%
Price per day $0.09 $0.17 -47%

Diamond Dry Senior Dog Food is priced below the average market price for dog food.

Diamond Nutrient Profile Comparison

We’ve compared Diamond dog food recipes nutrient profile to the other 197 dog food brands in our database.

Dry Dog Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
DM Protein 26.91% 30.03% -10%
DM Fat 16.57% 16.01% +3%
DM Fiber 4.67% 5.37% -13%
DM Carb 51.85% 47.69% +9%

Dry Puppy Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
DM Protein 33.33% 32.35% +3%
DM Fat 21.11% 17.94% +18%
DM Fiber 3.70% 4.66% -21%
DM Carb 41.85% 44.25% -5%

Dry Senior Dog Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
DM Protein 27.78% 28.44% -2%
DM Fat 12.22% 13.38% -9%
DM Fiber 3.33% 5.48% -39%
DM Carb 56.67% 51.94% +9%

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to Diamond Dog Food Review since 2011. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Diamond - Dry dog foods (04/06/2012) -+
Date: 04/06/2012
Company Name: Diamond Pet Foods
Product Description: Dry dog foods
Recall Reason: Potential for salmonella
Diamond - Pet Food (05/05/2012) -+
Date: 05/05/2012
Company Name: Diamond Pet Foods
Product Description: Pet Food
Recall Reason: Salmonella
Diamond - Diamond Naturals Small Breed Adult Dog Lamb & Rice Formula dry dog food. (05/21/2012) -+
Date: 05/21/2012
Company Name: Diamond Pet Foods
Product Description: Diamond Naturals Small Breed Adult Dog Lamb & Rice Formula dry dog food.
Recall Reason: Salmonella
Diamond - Dry Cat Food (03/10/2013) -+
Date: 03/10/2013
Company Name: Diamond Pet Foods
Product Description: Dry Cat Food
Recall Reason: Low level of thiamine (Vitamin B1)

Explore All Reviews of Diamond Dog Food Recipes

Overall Score
57%
Diamond Pro89 Beef Diamond Pro89 Beef
Cost per day $0.05

FAQ

faq-item-image Who owns Diamond dog food?

Diamond is owned by Schell & Kampeter, Inc..

faq-item-image Where is Diamond dog food made?

Diamond is manufactured in the United States .

faq-item-image Is Diamond AAFCO approved?

Yes, all of Diamond recipes are AAFCO approved.

faq-item-image Has Diamond dog food been recalled?

Diamond has been recalled 4 times in the years 2012, and 2013.

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