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Nutro Ultra Juicy Duck Entree Grain-Free Adult Filets in Gravy Dog Food Trays 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 18 synthetic additives (so it is not all-natural), it has 3 anti-nutrients including Tapioca Starch, Dried Green Beans, and Dried Potatoes (which may interfere with the absorption of essential nutrients), and it has 1 other sketchy ingredient, Xanthan Gum. Many consider this food to be inconvenient, because it requires clean-up.

Warning In June 2019, the FDA implicated Nutro Ultra's dog food in at least 10 cases of Dilated Cardiomyopathy (or DCM), a potentially fatal heart condition.

Read our article about Grain Free Foods And Heart Failure
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Nutro Ultra
  • Air-Dried
  • Human Grade
  • All-Natural
  • No Anti-Nutrients
  • No Sketchy Ingredients
  • No Prep
  • No Clean-up
  • Canned Wet
  • Feed Grade
  • 18 Synthetics
  • 3 Anti-Nutrients
  • 1 Sketchy Ingredient
  • Prep required
  • Clean-up required

Detailed Comparison

Sundays Air-Dried Food for Dogs Human Grade Beef Recipe Nutro Ultra Juicy Duck Entree Grain-Free Adult Filets in Gravy Dog Food Trays
Family-owned Owned by Mars, Inc.
Human Grade Feed Grade
Air-Dried Canned Under Extreme Heat And Pressure
No Anti-Nutrients
3 Anti-Nutrients:
Tapioca starch, Dried green beans, Dried potatoes
All-Natural
18 Synthetics:
Potassium chloride, Calcium carbonate, Choline chloride, Sodium acid pyrophosphate, Tetrasodium pyrophoshpate, Magnesium proteinate, Sodium hexametaphosphate, Zinc sulfate, Vitamine e supplement, D-calcium panothenate, Copper sulfate, Thiamine mononitriate (vitamine b1), Vitamine b12 supplement, Riboflavin supplement (vitamine b2), Potassium iodide, Vitamine a supplement, Pyridoxine hydrochloride, Vitamine d3 supplement
Nothing sketchy
1 Other Sketchy Ingredient:
Xanthan gum
No Prep Required Prep Required
No Clean-up Required Clean-up Required
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:
Chicken Broth, Duck, Chicken, Beef Liver, Pork Plasma, Tapioca Starch, Dried Green Beans, Dried Potatoes, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Dried Tomatoes, Choline Chloride, Xanthan Gum, Sodium Acid Pyrophosphate, Tetrasodium Pyrophoshpate, Magnesium Proteinate, Sodium Hexametaphosphate, Zinc Sulfate, Vitamine E Supplement, Biotin, D-Calcium Panothenate, Copper Sulfate, Thiamine Mononitriate (Vitamine B1), Vitamine B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamine B2), Potassium Iodide, Vitamine A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamine D3 Supplement.