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Purina Beneful Medleys Tuscan 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 59 synthetic additives (so it is not all-natural), it has 3 anti-nutrients including Soy Flour, Soy Flour, and Soy Flour (which may interfere with the absorption of essential nutrients), and it has 9 other sketchy ingredients, including Meat By-Products and Corn Starch-Modified. 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 Purina Beneful 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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Purina Beneful
  • Air-Dried
  • Human Grade
  • All-Natural
  • No Anti-Nutrients
  • No Sketchy Ingredients
  • No Prep
  • No Clean-up
  • Canned Wet
  • Feed Grade
  • 59 Synthetics
  • 3 Anti-Nutrients
  • 9 Sketchy Ingredients
  • Prep required
  • Clean-up required

Detailed Comparison

Sundays Air-Dried Food for Dogs Human Grade Beef Recipe Purina Beneful Medleys Tuscan
Human Grade Feed Grade
Air-Dried Canned Under Extreme Heat And Pressure
No Anti-Nutrients
1 Anti-Nutrient:
Soy flour
All-Natural
59 Synthetics:
Minerals [potassium chloride, Zinc sulfate, Ferrous sulfate, Copper sulfate, Manganese sulfate, Potassium iodide, Sodium selenite], Tricalcium phosphate, Choline chloride, Vitamins [vitamin e supplement, Niacin (vitamin b-3), Thiamine mononitrate (vitamin b-1), Calcium pantothenate (vitamin b-5), Pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin b-6), Vitamin b-12 supplement, Riboflavin supplement (vitamin b-2), Vitamin a supplement, Folic acid (vitamin b-9), Vitamin d-3 supplement, Biotin (vitamin b-7)] c-4080 tuscan style: beef broth, Biotin (vitamin b-7)] c-4082
Nothing sketchy
3 Other Sketchy Ingredients:
Wheat gluten, Meat by-products, Corn starch-modified
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:
Romana Style: Chicken Broth, Chicken, Liver, Wheat Gluten, Meat By-Products, Carrots, Pasta (Wheat Flour, Egg Whites), Corn Starch-Modified, Spinach, Soy Flour, Salt, Minerals [Potassium Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenite], Tricalcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Vitamins [Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin (Vitamin B-3), Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin A Supplement, Folic Acid (Vitamin B-9), Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Biotin (Vitamin B-7)]. C-4081. Mediterranean Style: Water, Liver, Chicken, Wheat Gluten, Lamb, Tomatoes, Brown Rice, Meat By-Products, Corn Starch-Modified, Spinach, Soy Flour, Salt, Minerals [Potassium Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenite], Tricalcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Vitamins [Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin (Vitamin B-3), Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin A Supplement, Folic Acid (Vitamin B-9), Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Biotin (Vitamin B-7)]. C-4080. Tuscan Style: Beef Broth, Beef, Liver, Wheat Gluten, Carrots, Tomatoes, Rice, Meat By-Products, Corn Starch-Modified, Soy Flour, Salt, Minerals [Potassium Chloride, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Potassium Iodide, Sodium Selenite], Tricalcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Vitamins [Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin (Vitamin B-3), Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin A Supplement, Folic Acid (Vitamin B-9), Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Biotin (Vitamin B-7)]. C-4082.