Grain-free formula with ingredients like sweet potato and blueberries that are rich in nutrients and easy to digest. Deboned chicken is the top ingredient. Contains glucosamine that is beneficial to joint functions, and coconut oil that promotes brain health.
Some dogs may not like it, but the flavor tempts most that try it.
Made with real chicken. An upgrade from other Purina products. Includes foods created to ease digestion. Includes some soft meaty parts. Helps improve energy levels in older dogs. Dogs seem to enjoy the taste and the smell.
The bite size is small, which can be good for older dogs, but doesn't give a lot of chew time.
Designed by veterinarians to address weight gain and joint pain - two issues that are common in older dogs. Made with omega fatty acids that benefit joints as well as skin and coat. Blend of protein from quality meat sources and fiber derived from fruit and vegetables promote healthy weight.
Expensive, and requires a prescription from a veterinarian to purchase. Kibble may be too large for some small breeds. Not all dogs will like it.
Includes blueberries, flax seed, and spinach for added vitamins. Helps improve coat condition and overall senior dog health. Lower calorie content than food for younger dogs. Promotes heart health and a reduction in stool odor.
This formulation is not grain-free. It includes barley. However, there are versions with sweet potato instead.
Gluten-free. Most of the ingredient in this food are protein, filling your dog up with fewer calories. Digests without problems. Helps get your dog back to a healthy weight quickly. Improves energy levels. Good for dogs with allergy problems.
While most dogs seem to like this food, some do not.
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Dogs have changing dietary needs as they age. If you find your favorite pooch is droopy or seems to have lost interest in eating, a switch to a senior food may help bring the spring back in his step. Most senior dog food is formulated to be easily digestable. Look for ingredients that aid in joint health like, glucosamine. Some products contain added natural vitamins for things like heart health. A formula designed to help your pet lose weight can also be important. A dog's metabolism goes down with age. Those extra pounds can make the aging process harder on your pet.
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