Iams Healthy Naturals
Rating: | Price: $$$ | WebsiteIams Healthy Naturals really looks quite a bit like the regular Iams, and I’m struggling to see the difference here. They use chicken as the top ingredient, which is good, but would be even better if it were chicken “meal”, so that the post-dehydration weight would be used and it would be more protein-loaded.
There just isn’t a lot to get excited about from there on. This food is heavy on the by-products and is high on the alcohol side products (both brewers rice and brewers yeast). Not only that, but they include corn in the food, which we know by now isn’t good for digestion in the least. It’s really as if they put chicken first so they could advertise it as such on the bag and mailed it in from there.
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What’s good about this food….
Chicken is first, barley is used as a grain, flax meal.
….and what’s not so good.
Brewers rice is 3rd, corn, by-products used, brewers yeast.
Chicken, Chicken By-Product Meal, Brewers Rice, Corn Meal, Ground Whole Grain Sorghum, Ground Whole Grain Barley, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed Tocopherols, a source of Vitamin E), Dried Beet Pulp (sugar removed), Natural Chicken Flavor, Dried Egg Product, Brewers Dried Yeast, Dicalcium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Beta-Carotene, Ascorbic Acid, Vitamin A Acetate, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (source of Vitamin B1), Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement (source of Vitamin B2), Inositol, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (source of Vitamin B6), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Fish Oil (preserved with mixed Tocopherols, a source of Vitamin E), Flax Meal, Apple Pomace, Dried Carrots, Dried Peas, Choline Chloride, Dried Spinach, Dried Tomato, Minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Carbonate), L-Carnitine, Rosemary Extract.