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Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets EN Gastroenteric Naturals 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 22 synthetic additives (so it is not all-natural), it has 3 anti-nutrients including Potato Protein, Pea Protein, and Soybean Oil (which may interfere with the absorption of essential nutrients), and it has 3 other sketchy ingredients, including Natural Flavor and Animal Fat Preserved with Mixed-Tocopherols.

Warning Due to this being a grain-free food that contains legumes or potatoes this Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets 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 Pro Plan Veterinary Diets
  • Air-Dried
  • Human Grade
  • All-Natural
  • No Anti-Nutrients
  • No Sketchy Ingredients
  • Hot Extruded Kibble
  • Feed Grade
  • 22 Synthetics
  • 3 Anti-Nutrients
  • 3 Sketchy Ingredients

Detailed Comparison

Sundays Air-Dried Food for Dogs Human Grade Beef Recipe Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets EN Gastroenteric Naturals Dry Dog Food
Human Grade Feed Grade
Air-Dried Hot Extruded Under Extreme Heat And Pressure
No Anti-Nutrients
3 Anti-Nutrients:
Potato protein, Pea protein, Soybean oil
All-Natural
22 Synthetics:
Mono and dicalcium phosphate, Potassium chloride, Calcium carbonate, L-lysine monohydrochloride, Choline chloride, Zinc proteinate, Vitamin e supplement, L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin c), Manganese proteinate, Ferrous sulfate, Copper proteinate, Vitamin a supplement, Calcium pantothenate, Thiamine mononitrate, Riboflavin supplement, Vitamin b-12 supplement, Pyridoxine hydrochloride, Folic acid, Vitamin d-3 supplement, Calcium iodate, Menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of vitamin k activity), Sodium selenite
Nothing sketchy
3 Other Sketchy Ingredients:
Brewers rice, Natural flavor, Animal fat preserved with mixed-tocopherols
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:
Brewers Rice, Chicken Meal, Natural Flavor, Cassava Root Flour, Potato Protein, Animal Fat Preserved with Mixed-Tocopherols, Pea Protein, Coconut Oil, Mono and Dicalcium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Calcium Carbonate, Fish Oil, Soybean Oil, Dried Pumpkin, L-Lysine Monohydrochloride, Choline Chloride, Zinc Proteinate, Vitamin E Supplement, Dried Colostrum, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source of Vitamin C), Manganese Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, Niacin, Copper Proteinate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Calcium Iodate, Biotin, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (Source of Vitamin K Activity), Sodium Selenite.