Monday, May 22, 2017 by Gregory Van Dyke
Ingredients: Trout, cracked pearled barley, yellow peas, whole grain oats, pea protein, chicken meal, chicken fat, chicken liver flavor, brown rice, oatmeal, powdered cellulose, dried beet pulp, parsley, canola oil, calcium carbonate, malted barley, flaxseed, choline chloride, green peas, carrots, potassium chloride, iodized salt, vitamins (vitamin E supplement, l-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), niacin supplement, thiamine mononitrate, vitamin A supplement, calcium pantothenate, biotin, vitamin B12 supplement, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin supplement, folic acid, vitamin D3 supplement), cranberries, taurine, mixed tocopherols for freshness, minerals (zinc oxide, ferrous sulfate, manganese sulfate, copper sulfate, calcium iodate), apples, broccoli, zucchini, citric acid for freshness, beta-carotene, rosemary extract
Fiber (estimated dry matter content) = 4.6%
Guaranteed Analysis: Protein: 23% Fat: 14% Carbs: NA
Hill’s Ideal Balance Crafted Dog Food receives the Advisor’s second-lowest tier rating of 2.5 stars. Note that Dog Food Advisor does not conduct analytical testing of the actual composition of the dog food product. Rather, their ratings are based on the claimed ingredients on the label.
The Hill’s Ideal Balance Crafted product line lists three dry dog foods.
Each recipe below includes its related AAFCO nutrient profile when available on the product’s official webpage: Growth, Maintenance, All Life Stages, Supplemental or Unspecified.
Ideal Balance Crafted Roasted Beef, Peas and Buckwheat [M]
Ideal Balance Crafted Pacific Style Trout and Mixed Vegetables [M]
Ideal Balance Crafted Grain Free Herbed Chicken and Chickpeas [M]