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American Journey Limited Ingredient Grain-Free Venison & Sweet Potato Recipe Dry Dog Food is hot extruded (which means it's processed under extreme heat and pressure) and made with feed grade ingredients, which are unfit for human consumption. It contains 26 synthetic additives (so it is not all-natural), it has 5 anti-nutrients including Sweet Potatoes, Peas, and Pea Protein (which may interfere with the absorption of essential nutrients), and it has 3 other sketchy ingredients, including Canola Oil (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols) and Dried Plain Beet Pulp.

Warning Due to this being a grain-free food that contains legumes or potatoes this American Journey recipe may be implicated in the FDA's ongoing investigation into diet-related Dilated Cardiomyopathy (or DCM), a potentially fatal heart condition.

Read our article about Grain Free Foods And Heart Failure
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American Journey
  • Air-Dried
  • Human Grade
  • All-Natural
  • No Anti-Nutrients
  • No Sketchy Ingredients
  • Hot Extruded Kibble
  • Feed Grade
  • 26 Synthetics
  • 5 Anti-Nutrients
  • 3 Sketchy Ingredients

Detailed Comparison

Sundays Air-Dried Food for Dogs Human Grade Beef Recipe American Journey Limited Ingredient Grain-Free Venison & Sweet Potato Recipe Dry Dog Food
Human Grade Feed Grade
Air-Dried Hot Extruded Under Extreme Heat And Pressure
No Anti-Nutrients
5 Anti-Nutrients:
Sweet potatoes, Peas, Pea protein, Chickpeas, Pea starch
All-Natural
26 Synthetics:
Dicalcium phosphate, Potassium chloride, Choline chloride, L-threonine, Dl-methionine, Taurine, Vitamin e supplement, Ferrous sulfate, Zinc proteinate, Zinc sulfate, Iron proteinate, Niacin supplement, Copper sulfate, Sodium selenite, D-calcium pantothenate, Copper proteinate, Riboflavin supplement, Manganese sulfate, Vitamin a supplement, Manganese proteinate, Thiamine mononitrate, Pyridoxine hydrochloride, Vitamin b12 supplement, Calcium iodate, Vitamin d3 supplement, Folic acid
Nothing sketchy
3 Other Sketchy Ingredients:
Natural flavor, Canola oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Dried plain beet pulp
Ingredients:
USDA Beef, Beef Liver, Beef Bone, Pumpkin, Millet, Wild Salmon Oil, Sunflower Oil, Kale, Flaxseed, Zucchini, Sea Salt, Parsely, Kelp, Chicory Root, Turmeric, Mixed Tocopherols, Ginger, Selenium Yeast, Blueberries, Carrots, Apples, Tomatoes, Shiitake Mushrooms, Broccoli, Oranges, Cranberries, Spinach, Beets, Tart Cherries, Strawberries
Ingredients:
Deboned Venison, Sweet Potatoes, Peas, Pea Protein, Venison Meal, Chickpeas, Natural Flavor, Pea Starch, Canola Oil (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Flaxseed, Fish Oil, Sunflower Oil, Dicalcium Phosphate, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, L-Threonine, DL-Methionine, Taurine, Mixed Tocopherols (Preservative), Vitamin E Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Proteinate, Zinc Sulfate, Iron Proteinate, Niacin Supplement, Copper Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Copper Proteinate, Riboflavin Supplement, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Manganese Proteinate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Calcium Iodate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract.