While Ol’ Blue brand dog foods have always been wheat, soy, dye, preservative and by-product free, Blue Naturals is the first step in the line to produce alternative grain and grain-free rations. Beginning in 2010, research began on the most economical alternative grain dog food that wouldn’t compromise quality for cost. At roughly 90% the nutritional value of conventional corn and always non-gmo, grain sorghum became a popular addition to the trial. Finding the balance between sorghum, oatmeal, and barley, the experiment yielded exceptional results and Blue Naturals was born. Next, feed trials were conducted to substantiate the purported nutritional benefits of an alternative grain ration. Dogs with corn allergies or sensitivity immediately reported positive results, and in 2012 Blue Naturals was introduced for sale on location at the mill only. Today, it nourishes dogs from tiny Chihuahuas to Great Danes, and is the most economical local option for corn, wheat, and soy free pet food in the southeast. As always, the first ingredients are meat: beef and pork. Your dog will radiate health with the addition of chicken fat, flax seed, dried kelp, and coconut oil for a healthy coat.
Crude Protein, min 24.0%
Crude Fat, min 16.0%
Crude Fiber, max 4.0%
Moisture, max 10.0%
Omega-6 Fatty Acids, min 2.5%*
Omega-3 Fatty Acids, min 0.17%*
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Beef Meal, Pork Meal, Bone Meal (beef and pork origin), Whole Grain Sorghum, Oatmeal, Pearled Barley, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols, a source of vitamin E), Flax Seed (source of Omega 3 fatty acids), Mineral Complex: [Dried Kelp, Coconut Oil, Potassium Chloride, Montmorillonite, Monosodium Phosphate, Lysine, Choline Chloride, L-Carnitine, Zinc Sulfate, Vitamin E supplement, Selenium Yeast, Vitamin B12 supplement, Niacin (vitamin B3), Copper Sulfate, D-Calcium Pantothenate (vitamin B5) Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Biotin (vitamin B7), Magnesium Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (vitamin B6), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Calcium Iodate, Lecithin, Folic Acid (vitamin B9), Cobalt Glucoheptonate, Dried Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Product
NET WEIGHT: 50 lbs
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