Raw Dog Food Ingredient Benefits
Raw Dog Food Ingredients
Steve’s Real Food uses only 100% natural, human quality ingredients. Steve Brown developed the formula for each diet based on extensive research of the benefits of each raw ingredient.
|BEEF is the most nutrient packed protein with very high levels of Complex B Vitamins, Phosphorus, Zinc and Iron. These vital nutrients aid in things like a healthy immune system (zinc), prevent fatigue (iron), strong skeletal system (phosphorus) and increasing energy (B vitamins). Beef also contains high levels of Selenium which is known for its treatment in allergies, arthritis, and heart disease.|
|BEEF HEARTS high levels of iron, selenium and B vitamins make it an energy packed protein.|
|BEEF KIDNEY not only is vitamin packed is a great source of many trace minerals such as selenium, iron and copper.|
|BEEF LIVER is an exceptional source of Vitamin B-12, A, Copper, Folate and Riboflavin making it a super food in the protein category.|
BEEF BONE DUST is added to provide calcium and phosphorus for healthy tendons and bones. A strong skeletal system is important to prevent arthritis in a pet’s later years.
|CHICKEN is a highly digestible protein that is a rich source of Niacin. Nicacin is known for is cancer-protective properties. A Nicacin deficiency has been directly linked to genetic (DNA) Damage. In addition chicken is a good source of Selenium, a trace mineral with fundamental importance to many body functions such as thyroid function, antioxidant defence and immune function.|
|CHICKEN BREAST FRAMES are ground for added calcium, essential fatty acids, proteins and enzymes.|
|CHICKEN LIVER is a nutrient packed protein, full of vitamin A, D and iron.r.|
CHICKEN GIZZARDS are a good source of glucosamine which is known to prevent cartilage degeneration and treat arthritis.
|TURKEY is a highly digestible protein that is a rich source of Selenium which is known for is many supportive properties. Turkey is known for providing the most protein punch for the caloric intake. This low fat protein also is high in Tryptophan which is needed for T cells, a type of immune system cell that kills cancer cells.|
|TURKEY NECKS are ground for added calcium, essential fatty acids, proteins and enzymes.|
|TURKEY LIVER is an exceptional source of Vitamin B-12, A, Copper, Folate and Riboflavin making it a super food in the protein category.|
TURKEY HEARTS high levels of iron, selenium and B vitamins make it an energy packed protein.
|DUCK & CHICKEN FRAMES are ground for added calcium, essential fatty acids, proteins and enzymes..|
|DUCK NECKS are ground for added calcium, essential fatty acids, proteins and enzymes.|
DUCK HEARTS high levels of iron, selenium and B vitamins make it an energy packed protein
|BROCCOLI’S concentration of Vitamins A, C and K, folate, and fiber make this vegetable a super food. Broccoli has been known to have anti-inflammatory properties and been used in detoxification.|
|APPLES are very high in dietary fiber and Vitamin C and are uniquely known as a source of antioxidants.|
|CARROTS are a good source of Vitamin A which is known to help with vision. Their high levels of dietary fiber make them a good digestive aid.|
|ROMAINE LETTUCE’s dark leafy greens are known to be anticarcinogenic with its high levels of antioxidants. Also a good source of Folate, Vitamins A, C, and K.|
|CANTALOUPE is packed with Vitamin C and A. While vitamin A is a fat-soluble vitamin that supports eye sight, vitamin C is a water-soluble antioxidant.|
|CELERY has a high content of Vitamin A, B1, B2, B6 and C. It improves kidney function by helping the body remove waste.|
|WATERMELON is a great source of potassium, a heat healthy nutrient. Watermelon is also rich in vitamin A, B6, C and lycopene one of the carotenoids.|
ALL NATURAL SUPPLEMENTS
|FLAXSEED is a optimal source for omega-3s which aids in the cardiovascular and immune system by acting as an anti-inflammatory. It’s concentration in fiber is also shown to helps to prevent constipation.|
|SAFFLOWER OIL contains high amounts of polyunsaturated fats that help your pet’s skin and coat.|
|KELP is a power food because of its being a natural source of bio-available minerals for a healthy coat and helping digestive track.|
|SARDINE/ANCHOVY OIL contains high levels of DHA and Omega 3’s. We use sardine and anchovy oil because of it’s lower levels of environmental contaminants then other fish oils such as salmon oil.|
|EXTRACT OF CHICORY is a prebiotic compound that selectively stimulates growth of bacteria beneficial to large bowel metabolism. It is also know to reduce the odor of the feces.|
|ROSEMARY EXTRACT is rich in anti-inflammatory properties to help with sore muscles and prevents skin infections. Recent studies show that rosemary extract, and its constituents carnosol and ursollic acid, enhance activity of enzymes that can detoxify carcinogens.|
|VITAMIN E is a strong antioxidant and helps protect fat and vitamin A from being destroyed by free radicals. It is also know to promote a healthy heart, respiratory and circulatory system.|
|VITAMIN D is a strong anti-inflammatory that acts as an antioxidant. It also promotes healthy skin and the reduction of cholesterol.|
SEA SALT is know as a powerful antihistamine. Unrefined sea salt prevents muscle cramps. It also helps in improving muscle tone and strength.
ZINC PROTEINATE* is an organic compound that prevents and/or corrects zinc deficiency. A deficiency in zinc can lead to low energy, poor bone strength, and improper organ function.
IRON PROTEINATE* is an essential mineral that prevents or corrects iron deficiency. Iron is necessary for the transportation of oxygen in the blood.
COPPER PROTEINATE* is a trace mineral that helps with the production of collagen, a naturally occurring protein that helps to build strong muscles.
POTASSIUM CHLORIDE has a 40:60 ratio of potassium to chloride and is important for acid-base balance.
MANGANESE PROTEINATE* is a trace mineral vital for the brain and nervous system.
OXY-GON POWDER is a natural antioxidant
DICAL PHOSPHATE is 20% calcium and 18% phosphorus and is added to provide the correct calcium and phosphorus ratios.* A mineral becomes a “Proteinate” when it is bonded with amino acids in order to improve its absorption.