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Old December 18th, 2009, 08:38 PM
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now! Adult Dog Formula

Just looking for some of you to shed some light or share your own experiences with this food. Thank you!

De-boned turkey, potato flour, pea, apple, whole dried egg, pea fibre, tomato, potato, flaxseed, canola oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols, a source of Vitamin E) , natural flavors, salmon, de-boned duck, sun dried alfalfa, coconut oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols, a source of Vitamin E), carrots, pumpkin, bananas, blueberries, cranberries, raspberries, blackberries, papaya, pineapple, grapefruit, lentil beans, broccoli, spinach, cottage cheese, alfalfa sprouts, dried kelp, flaxseed, calcium carbonate, dicalcium phosphate, lecithin, sodium chloride, potassium chloride, vitamins: ( vitamin E supplement, L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vit. C), niacin, inositol, vitamin A supplement, thiamine mononitrate, d-calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin, beta-carotene, vitamin D3 supplement, folic acid, biotin, vitamin B12 supplement) , minerals: (zinc proteinate, ferrous sulfate, zinc oxide, iron proteinate, copper sulfate, copper proteinate, manganese proteinate, manganous oxide, calcium iodate, sodium selenite), taurine, DL-methionine, L-Lysine, chicory root extract, lactobacillus acidophilus, lactobacillus casei, enterococcus faecium, bifido bacterium thermophilum, dried aspergillus niger fermentation extract, dried aspergillus oryzae fermentation extract, yeast extract, yucca schidigera extract, marigold extract, garlic powder, L-carnitine, dried rosemary.

Crude Protein (min) 26%
Crude Fat (min) 16%
Crude Fiber (max) 4%
Moisture (max) 10%
Calcium (min) 1.2%
Phosphorus (min) .8%
Omega 6 Fatty Acids (min) 2.5%
Omega 3 Fatty Acids (min) .5%

Here's the link if you want to do some more research: http://www.petcurean.com/index.php?page_id=160
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Old December 18th, 2009, 09:26 PM
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Whether it's good or not - Bodhi loves Now! and Go! (same brand) better than she loves Orijen. However, sometimes her poos go runny on Go!.
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Old December 20th, 2009, 09:01 AM
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Just looking at the list of ingredients, i wouldnt choose it. The only meat in the top is the turkey, and that is with its water weight, when it is cooked at the high temps its dehydrated weight would make it much farther down the list, there are a lot of carbs ect in that food, and i find the term 'sun dried' alfalfa interesting! It isnt a terrible food by any means, but there is better, good luck.
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Old December 20th, 2009, 09:48 AM
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I really do like this brand and I love their holistic approach, but this particular formula is extremely carb-heavy, so I would stay away. I once grabbed the equivalent of this for my cat by mistake and he gained weight on just one bag!

I would look at the now! Grain-free line instead of the go!
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