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Dr. Tim’s Beef Taurine Supplement Freeze-Dried Dog & Cat Food Topper

Company info

Company HQ
Marquette, Michigan
Parent company
Dr. Tim’s Pet Food Company

Primary proteins

  • Beef
  • Beef Heart
  • Beef Liver

Breed sizes

size-1 Toy
size-2 Small
size-3 Medium
size-4 Large
size-5 Giant

Age range

Adult

Cost per day

$31.64

Price per oz

$2.50

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Overall Score

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66%

Ratings

? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 40%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 50%
? 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 75%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 100%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value Manufacturing Method 30%

Dry Matter Analysis

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Protein: 36.84%

Fat: 31.58%

Fiber: 2.11%

Carbs: 29.47%

What We Like

  • High-quality ingredients
  • Affordable
  • Free of potentially-harmful ingredients and additives
  • A good source of omega-3 fatty acids
  • Most customers have good experiences with this food

What We Did Not Like

  • Low in protein
  • High in carbohydrates
  • Low in moisture

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to Dr. Tim's since 2009. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Since 2009 Dr. Tim's has never been recalled.

Ingredients

Beef, Beef Heart, Beef Liver, Beef Tripe, Taurine, Salmon Oil.

Estimated Nutrient Content

Guaranteed Analysis

Protein Fat Carbs
35.00% 30.00% 28.00%

Dry Matter Analysis

Protein Fat Carbs
36.84% 31.58% 29.47%

Calorie Weighted Basis

Protein Fat Carbs
31.86% 66.32% 1.82%

Ingredient Review

Our review of Dr. Tim's Beef Taurine Supplement Freeze-Dried Dog & Cat Food Topper begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.

The first ingredient is Taurine. Taurine is an essential amino acid that is only present in animal protein. Some pets (including dogs) produce their own taurine, but cats do not. Supplemental taurine in pet food helps your companion’s entire body function properly, with important roles in brain, kidney, and heart health.

The second ingredient is Salmon Oil. Salmon oil can be a good source of Omega-3 fatty acids. In pet food, salmon oil may help support your companion’s joint health while contributing to healthy skin and a soft, shiny coat.

The third ingredient is Beef. Beef is meat from any cattle breed. In pet food, beef can be fresh, freeze-dried, dehydrated, ground, or finely processed into beef meal.

The fourth ingredient is Beef Liver. Beef liver is organ meat from any cattle breed. The beef liver in pet food is a source of protein, iron, and many other essential nutrients.

The fifth ingredient is Beef Heart. Beef heart is muscle tissue from the heart of any cattle species. In pet food, beef heart serves as an excellent source of protein, iron, zinc, B vitamins, and many trace minerals to support your companion’s overall well-being.

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 Dr. Tim's Beef Taurine Supplement Freeze-Dried Dog & Cat Food Topper.

Nutritional Analysis

We’ve compared Dr. Tim's Beef Taurine Supplement Freeze-Dried Dog & Cat Food Topper to the other 246 Dog Fresh Frozen Food in our database:

Product info All Products avg.
Crude Protein 36.84% 43.34%
Crude Fat 31.58% 26.55%
Crude Fiber 2.11% 5.08%

This recipe has:

  • 6.50% less crude protein
  • 5.03% more fat content
  • 2.97% less fiber

dogs typically thrive on a diet that includes high protein content, a medium amount of fat, and a comparatively low amount of carbohydrates, along with sufficient moisture. It’s worth noting that specialty diets recommended by veterinarians might prioritize different nutrients based on your pet’s condition and unique needs.

Analysis Overview

Dr. Tim's Beef Taurine Supplement Freeze-Dried Dog & Cat Food Topper is priced above the average market price for Dog Food Toppings Fd Dh.

When we analyzed the ingredients in Dr. Tim's Beef Taurine Supplement Freeze-Dried Dog & Cat Food Topper, we found that most of the protein is derived from beef based sources.

As for the overall quality of the recipe, 4 of the first 5 ingredients are high-quality ingredients. That’s why we believe that this recipe is recommended.

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