Akela Duck is a great choice for dogs with known food allergies to grains or ingredients such as chicken or beef. The recipe uses only duck (including duck fat) whereas some other brands will claim duck but then use chicken fat or chicken gravy.
Approximate Kibble Sizes (can vary slightly from batch to batch):
Small Paws (for small breeds and puppies) 10mm wide x 4mm deep
Medium (regular) 14mm wide x 5mm deep
Big Paws (for large breeds) 18mm wide x 7mm deep
What is 80:20 dog food? 80:20, also referred to as 80:20:0 describes the ratio of key components in this superior quality working dog food. 80% meat and animal ingredients, 20% fruit, vegetables and botanicals, leaving 0% room for grains and fillers. This high quality composition is only available in a few foods on the market and is becoming increasingly popular as owners are finally realising the importance and benefits of a good diet for their working dogs.
This premium 80/20 grain-free working dog food has carefully picked ingredients containing human grade protein packed meats and animal ingredients.
80% Duck (46% Rehydrated Duck, 31% Freshly Prepared Duck, 2% Duck Fat, 1% Duck Stock), Sweet Potato 9%, Tapioca 3%, Chickpeas 2%, Alfalfa/Lucerne 2%, Linseed 2%, Vitamins, Minerals, Chicory, Carrot, Tomato, Apple, Pear, Cranberry, Mulberry, Orange, Bilberry, Cowberry, Mixed Herbs, Parsley, Peppermint, Spirulina, Seaweed, Camomile, Rosehips, Nettle, Yucca Extract, Marigold, Aniseed & Fenugreek, Cinnamon, Joint Support [Glucosamine (180 mg/kg), MSM (180 mg/kg), Chondroitin Sulphate (125 mg/kg)].
Vitamins: Vitamin A (retinyl acetate) 14,425 IU, Vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) 2,165 IU, Vitamin E (alpha tocopherol acetate) 95mg; Trace Elements: Ferrous Sulphate Monohydrate 160 mg, Zinc Sulphate Monohydrate 133.5 mg, Manganous Sulphate Monohydrate 105 mg, Cupric Sulphate Pentahydrate 58 mg, Calcium Iodate Anhydrous 1.58 mg, Sodium Selenite 0.64 mg
Protein:32% Oils&Fats:17.0% Fibre:4.6% Minerals:11% Calcium:1.9% Phosphorous:1.4% Omega 6:2.4% Omega 3:1% Moisture:8.0% NFE:26.7% Metabolisable Energy: 350Kcal/100g Copper: 19.8mg/Kg
Theoretical values: Sodium (Salt) 0.38%* Potassium 0.9%*, Copper: 19.8 mg/kg*
*Theoretical levels are background levels inherent within raw materials within the recipes. Background levels are variable due to natural raw material variation and effects of the extrusion process. The salt and potassium are not added to the recipe specifically.