Bil-Jac Pate Platters Grain-Free with Duck & Pumpkin Canned 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 19 synthetic additives (so it is not all-natural), it has 4 anti-nutrients including Tapioca Starch, Green Beans, and Pea Protein (which may interfere with the absorption of essential nutrients), and it has 2 other sketchy ingredients, including Natural Flavor and Guar Gum. Many consider this food to be inconvenient, because it requires clean-up.

Warning Due to this being a grain-free food that contains legumes or potatoes this Bil-Jac 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
  • Air-Dried
  • Human Grade
  • All-Natural
  • No Anti-Nutrients
  • No Sketchy Ingredients
  • No Prep
  • No Clean-up
  • Canned Wet
  • Feed Grade
  • 19 Synthetics
  • 4 Anti-Nutrients
  • 2 Sketchy Ingredients
  • Prep required
  • Clean-up required
Detailed Comparison
Sundays Air-Dried Food for Dogs Human Grade Beef Recipe Bil-Jac Pate Platters Grain-Free with Duck & Pumpkin Canned Dog Food
Human Grade Feed Grade
Air-Dried Canned Under Extreme Heat And Pressure
No Anti-Nutrients
4 Anti-Nutrients:
Tapioca starch, Green beans, Pea protein, Locust bean gum
19 Synthetics:
Choline chloride, Potassium chloride, Vitamin e supplement, Ferrous sulfate, Vitamin b12 supplement, Zinc oxide, Vitamin a supplement, Niacin supplement, Calcium pantothenate, Thiamine mononitrate, Copper glycine complex, Biotin supplement, Manganese glycine complex, Riboflavin supplement, Pyridoxine hydrochloride, Sodium selenite, Vitamin d3 supplement, Folic acid, Potassium iodide
Nothing sketchy
2 Other Sketchy Ingredients:
Natural flavor, Guar gum
No Prep Required Prep Required
No Clean-up Required Clean-up Required
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
Duck, Chicken, Chicken Broth, Tapioca Starch, Pumpkin, Green Beans, Pea Protein, Natural Flavor, Salt, Choline Chloride, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Locust Bean Gum, Vitamin E Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Zinc Oxide, Vitamin A Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Copper Glycine Complex, Biotin Supplement, Manganese Glycine Complex, Riboflavin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Sodium Selenite, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Beta-Carotene, Folic Acid, Potassium Iodide.
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