ACANA FOODS FOR DIET-SENSITIVE DOGS
Limited ingredients shouldn’t mean less meat — we make four richly nourishing single protein foods for diet-sensitive dogs.
Our Biologically Appropriate ACANA Singles are loaded with raw New Zealand lamb, fresh Ontario duck, fresh Alberta pork or fresh whole Vancouver Island pilchard — all in WholePrey ratios that supply nutrients naturally, eliminating the need for synthetic vitamins and amino-acids.
Featuring local fruits, vegetables and botanicals to promote digestive health, ACANA’s low-glycemic carbohydrates promote healthy blood sugar levels and peak physical conditioning.
FEATURES OF SINGLES RECIPE
- 50 % rich in lamb.
- 1/2 high fresh or raw lamb.
- Whole prey meats.
- Freeze-Dry Infused
MOTHER NATURE MATCHED THE NUTRIENTS IN WHOLE GAME, FISH OR FOWL TO PERFECTLY MEET THE NEEDS OF YOUR DOG.
IT’S ALL ABOUT THE MEAT
HOW MUCH MEAT?
HOW MUCH FRESH MEAT?
HOW MANY MEATS?
ACANA Singles feature one animal protein in WholePrey ratios of meat, organs, and cartilage or bone.
- Grass-fed lamb – meat, liver, heart, kidney, and cartilage, raw from regional ranches.
ONLY 4 SUPPLEMENTS
Unlike conventional dog foods, ACANA’s rich meat and WholePrey inclusions deliver essential nutrients naturally, eliminating the need for long lists of additives and supplements.
CANADA’S BEST AND FRESHEST INGREDIENTS
ACANA Grass-Fed Lamb features rich inclusions of farm-fresh ingredients that are raised and supplied by people we know and trust, deemed fit for human consumption, and delivered to our award-winning NorthStar Kitchen fresh or raw.
Raw grass-fed lamb (18%), lamb meat meal (18%), whole green peas, whole red lentils, raw lamb liver (4%), lamb fat (4%), fresh red delicious apples (4%), whole garbanzo beans, whole green lentils, whole yellow peas, raw lamb tripe (2%), raw lamb kidney (2%), dried lamb cartilage (2%), lentil fibre, marine algae (1.2%) (pure and sustainable source of DHA and EPA), fresh whole butternut squash, fresh whole pumpkin, dried brown kelp, freeze-dried lamb liver (0.1%), salt, fresh whole cranberries, fresh whole blueberries, chicory root, turmeric root, milk thistle, burdock root, lavender, marshmallow root, rosehips, enterococcus faecium.
SUPPLEMENTS: Vitamin D3, Vitamin E, Zinc Chelate, Copper Chelate.
*Preserved with mixed tocopherols, a tocopherol rich extract of natural origin – Vitamin E and Rosemary Oil.
DESIGNED FOR CARNIVORES
Our Biologically Appropriate foods are designed to match the eating anatomy of dogs, and to produce a nutritional analysis that mirrors their natural diet. We’ve packed ACANA with richly nourishing proteins and fats, and no grains or gluten.
|Crude Protein (min.)||31 %|
|Crude Fat (min.)||15 %|
|Crude Ash (max.)||7.5 %|
|Crude Fibers (max.)||5 %|
|Moisture (max.)||12 %|
|Calcium (min.)||1.5 %|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids (min.)||1.8 %|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids (min.)||0.8 %|
|DHA (min.)||0.15 %|
|EPA (min.)||0.1 %|
|Glucosamine (min.)||600 mg/kg|
|Chondroitin Sulfate (min.)||800 mg/kg|
VITAMINS & MINARELS
|Vitamin A||11 kIU/kg|
|Vitamin D3||1000 IU/kg|
|Vitamin E||230 IU/kg|
|Thiamine (B1)||30 mg/kg|
|Riboflavin (B2)||15 mg/kg|
|Pan. Acid (B5)||18 mg/kg|
|Niacin (B3)||75 mg/kg|
|Pyridoxine (B6)||10 mg/kg|
|Folic Acid||2.10 mg/kg|
|Vitamin B12||0.25 mg/kg|
|Chicory Root||400 mg/kg|
|Milk Thistle||100 mg/kg|
|Burdock Root||100 mg/kg|
|Marshmallow Root||100 mg/kg|
YOUR DOG IS SPECIAL
ACANA benefits dogs of all breeds and life stages . Just like you, your dog is unique and feeding requirements will vary with environment, age, and activity. The table below provides a starting point, to be adjusted as needed. Feed twice daily and always keep fresh water available.
|Weight of Dog||Active (1 hour or more daily exercise)||Less Active (1 hour or less daily exercise)|
|2 kg||40 gm||30 gm|
|5 kg||90 gm||60 gm|
|10 kg||180 gm||120 gm|
|20 kg||300 gm||200 gm|
|30 kg||400 gm||270 gm|
|40 kg||480 gm||330 gm|
|50 kg||570 gm||390 gm|
† Use a standard 250ml/120g measuring cup. Serve dry or lightly moistened. See your veterinarian regularly. To help maintain freshness, we recommend sealing the bag tightly and storing it in a cool, dry location.
Unique compared to conventional foods, ACANA delivers more calories from protein and fat and fewer calories from carbohydrates, reducing the risk of obesity and promoting your dog’s peak health.
Metabolizable Energy is 3393 kcal/kg (407 kcal per 250ml/120g cup), with 32% from protein, 30% from vegetables and fruits, and 38% from fat.