Need help in choosing a good grain free dogfood.

Does anyone know the best grain free food for pugs? 

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Comment by Peggy on December 12, 2012 at 7:44pm

I LOVE Flint River - my younger pug is allergic to Chicken, corn and wheat -- and so Flint River has been wonderful for the past 7 years for us! Similar price per month as Purina or any other dry food, but doesn't have ambiguous "animal by-products" or wheat, etc. (we get the Lamb/rice kind). Is a dry food that is not as stinky as most dog foods and doesn't have all the preservatives, etc. It's hard to find in stores b/c they sell direct - so look them up on-line and have a bag shipped - I can't speak highly enough of this food! :)

Comment by Di's spoiled kids on October 28, 2012 at 10:46am

I us Canadae Grain Free, and mine like it

Comment by Christine London-Camper on October 27, 2012 at 1:03pm

Hi Mike, from all my reserch the #1 grain free kibble out there is Orijen or Nature's Variety, it is awesome! If you are having allergy problem, cooling meats the best to feed such as fish, venison, rabbit and duck. Flavors like turkey, chicken, beef may still cause an allergy. I also recommending rotating proteins as well to get balanced nutrition! You also may want to consider commercial raw that  is what I feed and I rotate proteins if you need suggestions or help let me know!

Comment by Helena Brown on October 27, 2012 at 7:03am

I was going to ask why grain free. I know why I no longer use any commercial kibble. All of them contain starch of some sort and with Hektor having a yeast overgrowth he cannot have any. They tend to use things like sweet potato or potato instead of grain but this means they all contain more of the cheapest materials as filler. Hektor was put on Salmon and Potato which caused ear problems and constant conjunctivitis. I now know the reasons for this but it has been a long learning curve and the reason Hektor is on raw.

Comment by Pugnacious on October 26, 2012 at 9:39pm

Check Dogfoodadvier.com.I have used many over the years.Wellness core ocean fish,several Accana varities,Orien once but was too rich for us.California Naturals.Evo.Sojos which is dehydrated.They all have carbs though,like potatoes or peas or tapioca.Why a grain free?Just curious.:)

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