If you want to keep your dog in the best of health, feeding them a diet packed with prime nutrition makes an excellent first start. And the key to deciding on the right diet? Choosing a brand that’s known for its premium quality ingredients and integral understanding of what makes a food healthy, nutritious, and tasty. Nutro is one such brand, delivering outstanding nutrition in each bowl of formula. Keep your dog in optimal nutrition, not to mention health, with our rundown of the top ten Nutro dog foods on the market today.
Slow-cooked chicken, potato, carrot & pea…. no, that’s not your Sunday lunch, that’s the superb recipe on offer in each can of Nutro Kitchen Classics Adult Wet Dog Food. Whether you serve it as a meal on its own or as a tasty kibble topper, it’s got the taste, texture, and aroma that dogs love – not to mention all the protein, vitamins, minerals & essential nutrients they need to ensure optimal health.
For extra small dogs, Nutro Ultra Toy Breed Adult Dry Dog Food makes a great way of filling your pet’s bowl with premium quality, not to mention supremely tasty, kibble. Packed with protein from chicken, lamb, and salmon, along with Nutro’s exclusive blend of 15 superfoods, including coconut, chia, kale, blueberries, and other quality ingredients, it’s designed to meet the exact nutritional requirements of toy breeds. If you needed any extra incentive to try it, check out the complete absence of chicken by-product meal, corn, soy, wheat, artificial flavors, colors, and preservatives.
As anyone with a puppy will know, these little balls of fun need a lot of nutrition to keep up with their energy demands. As AKC notes, choosing a premium brand like Nutro that has invested in product development and research will put you at the cutting edge of canine nutrition. Nutro Wholesome Essentials Puppy Dry Dog Food has been formulated specifically with tiny mouths and big appetites in mind, delivering the kind of first-rate nutrition that’ll give them the best possible start in life possible.
Keeping large breed dogs in an optimal diet can be a headache. While it can be tempting to dismiss breed-specific formulas as a marketing gimmick, there’s something to be said for formulas that have been crafted to meet the exact requirements of your particular pet. One of the key advantages of Nutro Wholesome Essentials Large Breed Adult & Senior Dry Dog Food (other than the high protein count and absence of artificial ingredients) is the huge amount of Glucosamine and Chondroitin it comes packed with- two vital nutrients that go a long way to preventing the joint problems that are known to plague large breeds.
Dog’s nutritional needs can change dramatically over the course of their lifetime, so you need to review your pet’s food supply as they hit their twilight years. Nutro Wholesome Essentials Senior Dry Dog Food has been specially formulated to meet the exact needs of senior dogs, making the decision of how to fill their bowl an easy one. Packed with protein (vital to avoid muscle loss in aging pets) and fortified with vitamins, minerals, Omega 3 & 6 Fatty Acids, and other essential nutrients, it’s got everything your pet needs to keep them fighting fit well into their old age.
If your small breed pet has been packing on the pounds of late, Nutro Ultra Weight Management Adult Dry Dog Food makes a great option. Crammed with protein and a special blend of 15 superfoods (including coconut, chia, kale, and blueberries), and completely free of chicken by-product meal, corn, soy, and wheat, and with no artificial flavors, colors, or preservatives, it’s packed with everything your pet needs to ensure optimal health, but in a low fat, calorie-controlled formula designed for effective weight management.
As Breedsy notes, if your pet suffers allergies, a delicate digestion, or bowel problems, a limited ingredient diet may be just the solution for their woes. Limited ingredient diets work on the premise that by removing all unnecessary ingredients and keeping the ingredient list as short as possible, the chances of your pet having an allergic response to the food is minimized. Nutro Limited Ingredient Diet Adult Dry Dog Food packs in plenty of protein from salmon, carbohydrate from potatoes, lentils, and chickpeas, and essential vitamins and minerals from supplementation, but leaves anything unnecessary out, leaving your pet free to tuck in without worry.
For dogs that will benefit from a limited ingredient diet but who prefer a wet food over a dry option, Nutro Limited Ingredient Diet Adult Natural Wet Dog Food makes a great option. Offering grain-free nutrition that’s packed to the gills with protein and wholesome fruits and veggies, the limited ingredient formula (which features just 5 key ingredients) has zero corn, wheat, soy, chicken by-product meal, artificial preservatives, flavors, or colors, making it the perfect choice for pets with tricky digestions.
With its enticing recipe of farm-raised lamb, green bean, basil, and rich, meaty gravy, Nutro Ultra Grain-Free Filets in Gravy Wet Dog Food will perk up the appetite of even the pickiest eater. Other than the great taste, there’s a lot of nutrition to be had in these convenient, single meal sized trays: as well as being grain free and featuring no by-product meal, corn, wheat, or soy, and no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives, they offer a perfectly balanced unison of protein and carbohydrates (plus a carefully balanced ratio of vitamins and minerals to cap it off).
Kibble may be convenient, but for some dogs, nothing beats the texture, taste, and aroma of wet food. As wet foods go, Nutro Ultra Grain-Free Paté Wet Dog Food makes an outstanding option. Made from farm-fresh chicken and wholesome veggies, it offers a complete, balanced diet that will sate even the hungriest of pooch’s appetite. As an added advantage, its 100% grain-free, making it a sound option for pets with sensitive digestions.