Weruva Dogs in the Kitchen Love Me Tender with Chicken Breast Au Jus Grain-Free Canned Dog Food
Company HQNatick, Massachusetts
Parent companyWeruva Inc.
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
- Rich in protein
- Low carbohydrate content
- High moisture content
- High-quality ingredients
- Rich in species-appropriate animal protein
- Free of potentially-harmful ingredients and additives
The following list (if present) shows all dog food recalls related to Weruva since 2009. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.
Since 2009 Weruva has never been recalled.
Our review of Weruva Dogs in the Kitchen Love Me Tender with Chicken Breast Au Jus Grain-Free Canned Dog Food begins with a detailed look at the food’s ingredients.
The first ingredient is Chicken Broth. Chicken broth is made by boiling chicken meat, skin, and bones to obtain nutrients including fat, vitamins, and minerals. In pet food, chicken broth increases moisture and improves flavor.
The second ingredient is Chicken. Chicken is meat from the domesticated bird of the same name. In pet food, chicken is used as a primary protein source.
The third ingredient is Locust Bean Gum. Also known as carob bean gum, locust bean gum is extracts from carob seeds. In pet food, locust bean gum is used as a gelling or thickening agent to improve texture and appearance.
The fourth ingredient is Sunflower Seed Oil. Sunflower seed oil is a type of culinary oil that is pressed from ripe sunflower seeds. In pet food, sunflower seed oil can be a good source of healthy fat, vitamin E, and Omega-6 essential fatty acids.
The fifth ingredient is Xanthan Gum. Xanthan gum is a stabilizing agent and thickener that is produced by fermenting sugar with bacteria. After cooking and processing, it forms a white powder. Xanthan gum is added to pet food to achieve the desired texture.
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 Weruva Dogs in the Kitchen Love Me Tender with Chicken Breast Au Jus Grain-Free Canned Dog Food.
|Product info||Market Price Avg.||% From the Avg|
|Price per oz||$0.31||$0.31||0%|
|Price per 100 kcal||$1.71||$1.12||53%|
|Price per day||$1.02||$0.67||53%|
We’ve compared Weruva Dogs in the Kitchen Love Me Tender with Chicken Breast Au Jus Grain-Free Canned Dog Food to the other 1128 wet dog food recipes in our database:
|Product info||All Products avg.||% From the Avg|
|Caloric Content||637 kcal/kg||1075 kcal/kg||-41%|
Your adult dog needs a balance of macro and micronutrients to thrive. A food formulated for adult maintenance or all life stages is made to meet these needs. While there can be a lot of variation in actual calorie density, adult dog foods are generally intended to provide for basic calorie needs of the average active dog. In addition to satisfying their energy needs, these foods provide the protein, fat, carbohydrates, fiber, and other nutrients your adult dog needs to survive. Again, not all adult foods are the same, so you may have to search around for the right fit for your dog.
Weruva Dogs in the Kitchen Love Me Tender with Chicken Breast Au Jus Grain-Free Canned Dog Food is priced above the average market price for wet dog food.
When we analyzed the ingredients in Weruva Dogs in the Kitchen Love Me Tender with Chicken Breast Au Jus Grain-Free Canned Dog Food, we found that most of the protein is derived from plant based sources.