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Dr. Tim's Dog Food Review

Company HQ

LocationMarquette, Michigan

Parent company

Dr. Tim’s Pet Food Company

Sourcing and Manufacturing

LocationUnited States

Type of food

Dry Dog Food, Dry Senior Dog Food

Ratings

66%
? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 49%
? 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 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 56%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 81%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value. Manufacturing Method 40%
Pros
  • High protein content
  • To our knowledge, Dr. Tim's has never had a product recall
  • Foods are nutritionally complete and balanced according to AAFCO standards
  • Affordable
  • All recipes are free of artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives
Cons
  • Some recipes contain plant-based protein

Brand Overview

Dr. Tim’s was founded by veterinarian and musher Dr. Tim Hunt. His original goal was to create a dog food for his Alaskan huskies, with the aim of replicating a wild diet. Since then, the company has expanded to offer a variety of high-performance premium pet food recipes for dogs and cats. Many grain-free options are available, and Dr. Tim’s also offers a full line of supplements and natural pet treats.

How Much Does Dr. Tim's Dog Food Cost

We’ve compared Dr. Tim's 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 $3.22 $3.25 -1%
Price per 100 kcal $0.20 $0.21 -6%
Price per day $0.12 $0.12 0%

Dr. Tim's Dry Dog Food is priced within the average market price for dog food.

Dry Senior Dog Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
Price per lb $2.88 $3.29 -12%
Price per 100 kcal $0.18 $0.27 -35%
Price per day $0.11 $0.16 -31%

Dr. Tim's Dry Senior Dog Food is priced below the average market price for dog food.

Dr. Tim's Nutrient Profile Comparison

We’ve compared Dr. Tim's 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 34.95% 30.03% +16%
DM Fat 20.20% 16.01% +26%
DM Fiber 4.95% 5.37% -8%
DM Carb 31.47% 47.69% -34%

Dry Senior Dog Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
DM Protein 31.11% 28.44% +9%
DM Fat 15.56% 13.38% +16%
DM Fiber 3.33% 5.48% -39%
DM Carb 50.00% 51.94% -4%

All of Dr. Tim's dog food recipes meets AAFCO's minimum requirements.

Recall History

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

Since 2011 Dr. Tim's has never been recalled.

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FAQ

faq-item-image Who owns Dr. Tim's dog food?

Dr. Tim's is owned by Dr. Tim’s Pet Food Company.

faq-item-image Where is Dr. Tim's dog food made?

Dr. Tim's is manufactured in the United States .

faq-item-image Is Dr. Tim's AAFCO approved?

Yes, all of Dr. Tim's recipes are AAFCO approved.

faq-item-image Has Dr. Tim's dog food been recalled?

No Dr. Tim's has never been recalled.

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