If you are not a budget sensitive customer and simply looking for the best puppy food money can buy in India, you have made the right choice. Orijen is inarguably the best when it comes to quality of ingredients.
Touted as a biologically appropriate food, this diet manufactured in Canada is suitable for puppies of mini like pug to fairly large breeds like labrador or golden of age up to 15 months. For large breed puppies like rottweiler or great dane, the ‘orijen puppy large’ variant is recommended.
Orijen tries hard to incorporate those ingredients a canine will ideally choose like fresh meat, organs themselves if in the wild(thus the name ‘biologically appropriate’) and the result is a diet made of 85% meat(over 50% Fresh meat with organs,cartilage,bone marrow)from ranch raised animals, naturally occurring fish and cage free chicken.
1)85% Poultry, fish & egg, 15% Vegetable & fruits, 0% grains.
2)Made from free run chicken, wild caught fish and whole-nest eggs.
3)No additives. Zinc is the only additive.
4)2/3 parts fresh meat. 1/3 parts gently dehydrated.
Ingredients: Fresh chicken meat (7% in ‘puppy’ -14% in ‘puppy large’), fresh turkey meat (7%), fresh whole eggs (7%), fresh chicken liver (6%), fresh whole flounder (5%), fresh whole herring (5%), fresh turkey liver (5%), fresh chicken necks (4%), fresh chicken heart (4%), fresh turkey heart (4%), chicken (dehydrated, 4%), turkey (dehydrated, 4%), whole mackerel (dehydrated, 4%), whole sardine (dehydrated, 4%), whole herring (dehydrated, 4%), whole red lentils, whole green lentils, whole green peas, lentil fiber, whole chickpeas, whole yellow peas, whole pinto beans, whole navy beans, herring oil (1%),chicken cartilage (1%), chicken fat (1%), sun-cured alfalfa, chicken liver (freeze dried),turkey liver (freeze-dried), fresh whole pumpkin, fresh whole butternut squash, fresh whole zucchini, fresh whole parsnips, fresh carrots, fresh whole reddelicious apples, fresh whole bartlett pears, fresh kale, fresh spinach, fresh beet greens, fresh turnip greens, brown kelp, whole cranberries, whole blueberries,whole saskatoon berries,chicory root, turmeric root, milk thistle, burdock root, lavender, marshmallow root, rose hips.
ADDITIVES (per kg): Technological additives: Tocopherol rich extract of natural origin. Nutritional additives: Zinc chelate: 100 mg.
Zootechnical additives: Enterococcus faecium NCIMB10415: 600×10^6 CFU. Metabolizable Energy is 3720(puppy)-4000(puppy large) kcal/kg.
Analytical Constituents: Crude protein 38 % Fat content 20 % Crude ash 8 % Crude fibers 5 % Moisture 12 % Calcium/Phosphorus 1.4 % / 1.1% Omega-6/3 3 % / 1.1 % DHA/EPA 0.35 % / 0.25 % Glucosamine 1500 mg/kg Chondroitin 1200 mg/kg.
Quantity: ‘Orijen Puppy’ variant for small and medium breed is available in 340g, 2kg, 6kg & 11.4kg packs.
‘Puppy Large’ for large breed dogs comes in 340g, 6kg and 11.4kg packs.
Declarations under Legal Metrological rules Govt of India:-
MRP: As mentioned in price section above.
Country of Origin: Canada
Manufactured by: Champion Petfoods LP 9503 90 Avenue, Monaville, AB, T8R 1K7 Canada
Imported and marketed in India by: GNV Commodities Pvt Ltd, Old#159, New #c-16, Kamber street, Thiruvalluvar Nagar, Chennai 600099