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Grandma Lucy's Macanna Pre-Mix Freeze-Dried Grain-Free Dog Food is a Freeze-Dried dog food made with feed grade ingredients, which are unfit for human consumption. It contains 14 synthetic additives (so it is not all-natural), it has 1 anti-nutrient, Pinto Beans (which may interfere with the absorption of essential nutrients), but has no other questionable ingredients. Many consider this food to be inconvenient, because it requires preparation, special handling, and careful clean-up.

Warning Due to this being a grain-free food that contains legumes or potatoes this Grandma Lucy's 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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Grandma Lucy's
  • Air-Dried
  • Human Grade
  • All-Natural
  • No Anti-Nutrients
  • No Sketchy Ingredients
  • No Prep
  • No Handling Risk
  • No Clean-up
  • Freeze Dried
  • Feed Grade
  • 14 Synthetics
  • 1 Anti-Nutrient
  • No Sketchy Ingredients
  • Prep required
  • Pathogen Risk
  • Clean-up required

Detailed Comparison

Sundays Air-Dried Food for Dogs Human Grade Beef Recipe Grandma Lucy's Macanna Pre-Mix Freeze-Dried Grain-Free Dog Food
Human Grade Feed Grade
Air-Dried Freeze Dried
No Anti-Nutrients
1 Anti-Nutrient:
Pinto beans
All-Natural
14 Synthetics:
Vitamin a supplement, Vitamin d3 supplement, Vitamin e supplement, Niacin supplement, Iron proteinate, Calcium carbonate, Zinc proteinate, Riboflavin supplement, Thiamine monoitrate, Potassium chloride, Manganese proteinate, Copper proteinate, Magnesium chloride, Pyridoxine hydrochloride
No Prep Required Prep Required
No Clean-up Required Clean-up Required
No Pathogen Risk Pathogen Risk
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:
Pinto Beans, Hemp Hearts, Carrots, Coconut, Pumpkin, Kale, Blueberries, Turmeric, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Iron Proteinate, Calcium Carbonate, Phosphorous, Zinc Proteinate, Riboflavin Supplement, Thiamine Monoitrate, Potassium Chloride, Manganese Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Magnesium Chloride, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Cyanocobalamin.