Finding the right dry dog food brand for your pup is one the most important decisions you can make as a dog owner.
There’s hundreds of brands currently available online, and they all claim to be the very best for your dog.
Commercial brands sell billions of dollars of dog food each year based on low prices and questionable marketing technique.
Commercial brands cut costs and beat out their competitors by introducing corn, wheat, rice as well as artificial vitamins and minerals to pass standards set by AAFCO.
The introduction of low-grade ingredients have been linked to cancer, diabetes and abnormal fat accumulation depending on the specific breed and lifestyle.
So what is the worst rated dog food brands?
We have compiled a list of some of the worst based on ingredient list, guaranteed analysis and owner reviews.
Here are the worst rated dry dog food brands for 2020.
10Purina Dog Chow Complete Adult with Real Chicken Dry Dog Food
Ingredients: Whole Grain Corn, Meat And Bone Meal, Corn Gluten Meal, Beef Fat Naturally Preserved With Mixed-Tocopherols, Soybean Meal, Poultry By-Product Meal, Chicken, Egg And Chicken Flavor, Whole Grain Wheat, Animal Digest, Salt, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Mono And Dicalcium Phosphate, L-Lysine Monohydrochloride, Choline Chloride, Minerals [Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite], Vitamins [Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin (Vitamin B-3), Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B-2), Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (Vitamin K), Folic Acid (Vitamin B-9), Biotin (Vitamin B-7)], Yellow 6, Yellow 5, Red 40, Blue 2, Garlic Oil. E-4101.
CRUDE PROTEIN 21.0% min
CRUDE FAT 10.0% min
CRUDE FIBER 4.5% max
MOISTURE 12.0% max
LINOLEIC ACID 1.5% min
CALCIUM 1.0% min
PHOSPHORUS 0.8% min
VITAMIN A 10,000 IU/kg min
VITAMIN E 100 IU/kg min