Blue Wilderness Adult Chicken vs. Purina Pro Plan Shredded Blend Chicken & Rice Formula

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Blue Wilderness Adult Chicken

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Purina Pro Plan Shredded Blend Chicken & Rice Formula

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Score
F
Score
F
Summary

Summary

Purina has a better protein to fat ratio. Blue Wilderness's ratio of 2.22 to 1 is too high. (The ideal ratio is 2 to 1.) Purina has fewer ingredients, which is usually a good thing. Blue Wilderness has a slightly higher concentration of fruits, veggies, and grains. Both foods have peas, but Blue Wilderness has a higher concentration (3rd vs 11th ingredient).

Protein Content

Protein Content

40%
42%
Fat Content

Fat Content

18%
19%
Fiber Content

Fiber Content

4%
2.5%
Protein to Fat Ratio

Protein to Fat Ratio

2.22 to 1
2.21 to 1
Total Ingredients

Total Ingredients

37
31
Meat Content

Meat Content

6 total
high quality
6 total
low concentration, high quality
Fruits, Veggies, and Grains

Fruits, Veggies, and Grains

12 total
low concentration
4 total
low concentration
Pea-free

Pea-free

No, 3rd Ingredient
No, 11th Ingredient
Sugar-free

Sugar-free

Yes
Yes
Controversial ingredient-free

Controversial ingredient-free

Yes
Yes
Remarks
Contains peas 3rd ingredient. Score without peas: D
3 Protein Sources Chicken, fish, and eggs.
Middle Quality Meat the meat ingredients are a mixture of pure and by-products.
High Protein-to-Fat Ratio 2.22 to 1. Ideal ratio is 2 to 1.
Has Grains Linked to insulinoma.
No Sugars or Carcinogens
Contains peas 11th ingredient. Score without peas: C
3 Protein Sources Chicken, eggs, and fish.
Low Meat Percentage too many non-meat ingredients.
High Quality Meat the meat ingredients are mostly pure (meat, organs, fats, & oils).
High Protein-to-Fat Ratio 2.21 to 1. Ideal ratio is 2 to 1.
Has Grains Linked to insulinoma.
No Sugars or Carcinogens

Ingredients

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Ingredients

deboned chicken chicken meal pea protein tapioca starch peas menhaden fish meal chicken fat dried egg product pea fiber natural flavor

 

chicken corn gluten meal rice beef fat preserved with mixed-tocopherols soybean meal chicken by-product meal poultry by-product meal soy protein isolate dried egg product cassava root flour

 

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