Orijen Puppy Food is biologically appropriate diet for puppies and growing dogs. Canadian food with high protein-content, plenty of fresh meat, no cereals, for healthy growth. / Orijen...
Orijen Puppy Food is biologically appropriate diet for puppies and growing dogs. Canadian food with high protein-content, plenty of fresh meat, no cereals, for healthy growth. / Orijen Puppy Food is made in Alberta, Canada by an independent family-owned company from fresh Canadian ingredients. ORIJEN follows a new concept in pet nutrition: biologically appropriate dry dog food. A biologically appropriate puppy food matches the anatomy of your puppy or growing dog. With ORIJEN Puppy Food, you're offering your pet the ideal conditions for healthy development and wellness. Orijen Puppy Food is different from other pet foods: Higher protein content from fresh meat, for your puppy's healthy growth Contains no cereals Few carbohydrates Rich in fruits and vegetables Herbs and probiotic bacteria to promote health High protein content from fresh meats: Dogs are naturally carnivores. their short digestive tract is designed to consume and metabolize a meat-based, protein-rich diet low in carbohydrates. Dogs are very effective at utilising protein as a source of energy. Only a meat-based food ensures the optimal health and vitality of your dog. Current studies show that a higher protein content even has a positive impact on kidney functions. ORIJEN Puppy Food contains at least 80% meat, featuring regional Canadian ingredients that arrive at the factory fresh - never frozen or dried. Fresh Canadian chicken: easily digestible proteins and fats Fresh Canadian turkey: provides essential amino acids and natural vitamin B3 Freshly caught Lake Whitefish (Coregonus clupeaformis) from Canadian lakes Freshly caught king salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha): high levels of activated omega-3 fatty acids (DHA and EPA) for healthy skin and a shiny coat Fresh eggs from Canadian farms: high quality protein, lutein and zeaxanthin to help reduce risk of chronic eye diseases No cereals, low content of carbohydrates: grains are used as a cheap source of caloric energy and protein in dog foods, although dogs are simply not evolved to eat processed cereals. Biologically, dogs only require a very small amount of carbohydrates. Numerous veterinarians consider grains in food as the source of a host of health problems including obesity, diabetes, and digestive problems. Healthy fruits & vegetables from Canada: Apples: provide plant fibre for healthy digestion and are rich in phyto-nutrients with antioxidant, cell-protecting characteristics. Cranberries: can prevent urinary passage problems and contain anthocyanins that improve sight, reduce chance for infections, and work to protect blood vessels. Spinach: contains vitamins A and C, as well as lutein and flavonoids which help protect cells and prevent cancer. Steamed potatoes: are highly nutritional and contain B-vitamins and vitamin C as well as minerals. Tomatoes: contain healthy vitamins and strong antioxidants such as beta-carotene and lycopene Carrots: contain beta-carotene which is converted to vitamin A in the body Kelp: contains 12 vitamins, 21 amino acids, and over 60 minerals and trace elements Health-promoting botanicals: Dogs have the instinctive ability to choose to eat grasses and plants that enhance their vitality and well-being. The vitamin and mineral-rich botanicals featured in ORIJEN dog food are carefully- selected by veterinarians. Chicory and psyllium: supply soluble fibre that soothes and nourishes the