Shel was watching Good Morning America the other day and they had
some guy a vet on who was going on about dog food.. blah blah blah.. but she was interested in this one that was shaped like a bone.. supposedly it makes for a more enjoyable experience for the dog.
My first thought was how hard it was to get Charlie to eat when he was sick. (He had a bladder tumor) We actually ended up cooking his beef and putting it in a Kong for him to eat. He absolutely refused the same food in a bowl.... but this was like heaven for him.
In theory it's a great idea, this "Whole Meals" thing... I thought I'd dig it up and share it with folks.. but..
Well it's pretty crappy food.
Since I can't copy and paste their ingredients (and it took me FOREVER to find them.. also not a good sign- although I did get to see that it's made by Mars corporation... gotta do something with those left overs from the frozen dinners) I thought I'd just do a screen capture and show it to you.
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Ew... sure chicken by-product meal is a good source of glucosamine and Chondroiten (one day I Will learn how to spell those) because it's all bone and cartilage.
AAFCO: Consists of the ground, rendered, clean parts of the carcasses of slaughtered poultry, such as necks, feet, undeveloped eggs, and intestines, exclusive of feathers except in such amounts as might occur unavoidably in good processing practices.Blech