Purizon Chicken and Fish vs. ZiwiPeak Wet East Cape Recipe

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Purizon Chicken and Fish

Kibble

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ZiwiPeak Wet East Cape Recipe

Canned

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Score
F
Score
A+
Summary

Summary

Purizon has a better protein to fat ratio. ZiwiPeak's ratio of 1.24 to 1 is too low. (The ideal ratio is 2 to 1.) ZiwiPeak has fewer ingredients, which is usually a good thing. Purizon has a slightly higher concentration of fruits, veggies, and grains. ZiwiPeak is 100% pea-free; Purizon has peas as its 10th ingredient.

Protein Content

Protein Content

44%
10.5%
Fat Content

Fat Content

20%
8.5%
Fiber Content

Fiber Content

1.8%
1.5%
Protein to Fat Ratio

Protein to Fat Ratio

2.2 to 1
1.24 to 1
Total Ingredients

Total Ingredients

27
21
Meat Content

Meat Content

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

Fruits, Veggies, and Grains

9 total
low concentration
1 total
low concentration
Pea-free

Pea-free

No, 10th Ingredient
Yes
Sugar-free

Sugar-free

Yes
Yes
Controversial ingredient-free

Controversial ingredient-free

Yes
Yes
Remarks
Contains peas 10th ingredient. Score without peas: B
3 Protein Sources Chicken, eggs, and fish.
High Quality Meat the meat ingredients are mostly pure (meat, organs, fats, & oils).
Good Protein-to-Fat Ratio 2.2 to 1.
Grain-Free Grains are linked to insulinoma.
No Sugars or Carcinogens
Chicken-Free Good for ferrets that are sensitive to chicken. See all
4 Protein Sources Lamb, goat, fish, and seafood.
High Meat Percentage 97% meat, organs, and bone.
High Quality Meat the meat ingredients are mostly pure (meat, organs, fats, & oils).
Low Protein-to-Fat Ratio 1.24 to 1. Ideal ratio is 2 to 1.
Grain-Free Grains are linked to insulinoma.
Pea-Free Peas are linked to kidney and bladder stones.
No Sugars or Carcinogens

Ingredients

Legend

Ingredients

boneless chicken meat dried chicken meat potatoes chicken fat dried egg boneless herring dried herring fish oil hydrolysed animal proteins pea fibre

 

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