EVERY INGREDIENT HAS A PURPOSE

We only select dog and cat food ingredients for nutrition that helps your pet live his best life possible. If you’ve ever wondered what the ingredients in your pet’s food do, read on to find out.

Responsibly Sourced Ingredients
Responsibly Sourced

Choosing partners who supply our meat, grain and vegetables means we can select high quality cat and dog food ingredients for your pet. And it ensures we can trace every ingredient back to our trusted sources.

Expertly Prepared Ingredients
Expertly Prepared

Because knowing what our cat and dog food is made of is important, we craft 99% of our pet products in our own US facilities so we can keep an eye on every step.

Nutritionally Essential Ingredients
Nutritionally Essential

Studying the nutrients dogs and cats need, then selecting the right cat and dog food ingredients ensures every recipe nourishes them.

    Protein

    Purina puts protein in every single recipe – providing a strong foundation for your pet’s nutrition.

    Anchovies
    Anchovies
    Beef
    Beef
    Canola Meal
    Canola Meal
    Chicken
    Chicken
    Chicken By-Product Meal
    Chicken By-Product Meal
    Chicken Hearts
    Chicken Hearts
    Chicken Livers
    Chicken Livers
    Chicken Meal
    Chicken Meal
    Corn Gluten Meal
    Corn Gluten Meal
    Dried Whey
    Dried Whey
    Dried Yeast
    Dried Yeast
    Duck
    Duck
    Egg Product (Dried)
    Egg Product (Dried)
    Egg Whites
    Egg Whites
    Fish
    Fish
    Fish Meal
    Fish Meal
    Lamb
    Lamb
    Liver
    Liver
    Mackerel
    Mackerel
    Meat By-Products
    Meat By-Products
    Ocean Whitefish
    Ocean Whitefish
    Pea Protein
    Pea Protein
    Pheasant
    Pheasant
    Poultry
    Poultry
    Poultry By-Product
    Poultry By-Product
    Poultry By-Product Meal
    Poultry By-Product Meal
    Poultry Giblets
    Poultry Giblets
    Quail
    Quail
    Salmon
    Salmon
    Seabass
    Seabass
    Shrimp
    Shrimp
    Skipjack Tuna
    Skipjack Tuna
    Sodium Caseinate
    Sodium Caseinate
    Sole
    Sole
    Soybean Germ Meal
    Soybean Germ Meal
    Soybean Meal
    Soybean Meal
    Soy Flakes
    Soy Flakes
    Soy Flour
    Soy Flour
    Soy Grits
    Soy Grits
    Soy Protein Concentrate
    Soy Protein Concentrate
    Soy Protein Isolate
    Soy Protein Isolate
    Tongol Tuna
    Tongol Tuna
    Trout
    Trout
    Tuna
    Tuna
    Turkey
    Turkey
    Turkey By-Product
    Turkey By-Product
    Turkey By-Product Meal
    Turkey By-Product Meal
    Venison
    Venison
    Wheat Gluten
    Wheat Gluten
    Whitefish
    Whitefish
    Carbohydrate

    Purina only selects carbohydrate sources that deliver sustaining energy to pets.

    Rice Flour
    Rice Flour
    Wheat Flour
    Wheat Flour
    Wild Rice
    Wild Rice
    Malted Barley Extract
    Malted Barley Extract
    Brewers Rice
    Brewers Rice
    Brown Rice
    Brown Rice
    Long Grain Rice
    Long Grain Rice
    Whole Grain Corn
    Whole Grain Corn
    Whole Grain Wheat
    Whole Grain Wheat
    Wheat Flour
    Wheat Flour
    Oat Meal
    Oat Meal
    Barley
    Barley
    Pearled Barley
    Pearled Barley
    Potatoes
    Potatoes
    Cassava Root Flour
    Cassava Root Flour
    Pea Fiber
    Pea Fiber
    Pea Starch
    Pea Starch
    Dried Beet Pulp
    Dried Beet Pulp
    Corn Germ Meal
    Corn Germ Meal
    Soybean Hulls
    Soybean Hulls
    Powdered Cellulose
    Powdered Cellulose
    Fats and Oils

    Purina sources only nutrient-rich fats and oils, with known benefits for pets.

    Fish Oil
    Fish Oil
    Palm Oil
    Palm Oil
    Medium Chain Triglyceride Vegetable Oil (MCTS)
    Medium Chain Triglyceride Vegetable Oil (MCTS)
    Sunflower Oil
    Sunflower Oil
    Soybean Oil
    Soybean Oil
    Corn Oil
    Corn Oil
    Beef Fat
    Beef Fat
    Animal Fat
    Animal Fat
    Taste, Texture & Variety

    Purina believes great-tasting food plays an important role in long-lasting health.

    Red 40
    Red 40
    Sodium Nitrite
    Sodium Nitrite
    Blue 2
    Blue 2
    Parsley Flakes
    Parsley Flakes
    Natural Seared Salmon Flavor
    Natural Seared Salmon Flavor
    Sodium Tripolyphosphate
    Sodium Tripolyphosphate
    Sorbic Acid
    Sorbic Acid
    Xanthan Gum
    Xanthan Gum
    Yellow 5
    Yellow 5
    Wheat Starch
    Wheat Starch
    Sugar
    Sugar
    Spice And Coloring
    Spice And Coloring
    Natural Sautéed Seafood Flavor
    Natural Sautéed Seafood Flavor
    Natural Roasted Beef Flavor
    Natural Roasted Beef Flavor
    Dried Apples
    Dried Apples
    Cheese
    Cheese
    Fish Broth
    Fish Broth
    Fish Extract
    Fish Extract
    Natural And Artificial Roasted Turkey Flavor
    Natural And Artificial Roasted Turkey Flavor
    Natural Filet Mignon Flavor
    Natural Filet Mignon Flavor
    Modified Tapioca Starch
    Modified Tapioca Starch
    Milk
    Milk
    Meat Broth
    Meat Broth
    Yellow 6
    Yellow 6
    Red 3
    Red 3
    Chicken and Liver Broth
    Chicken and Liver Broth
    Dried Pumpkin
    Dried Pumpkin
    Egg & Chicken Flavor
    Egg & Chicken Flavor
    Sorbic Acid
    Sorbic Acid
    Iron Oxide
    Iron Oxide
    Green Beans
    Green Beans
    Carrots (Dried)
    Carrots (Dried)
    Calcium Propionate
    Calcium Propionate
    Ascorbic Acid
    Ascorbic Acid
    BLUEBERRIES
    Blueberries
    Avocado
    Avocado
    Tomatoes
    Tomatoes
    Citric Acid
    Citric Acid
    Peas (Dried)
    Peas (Dried)
    Spinach (Dried)
    Spinach (Dried)
    Sweet Potatoes (Dried)
    Sweet Potatoes (Dried)
    Chicken Stock
    Chicken Stock
    Chicken Broth
    Chicken Broth
    Turkey Broth
    Turkey Broth
    Poultry Broth
    Poultry Broth
    Beef Broth
    Beef Broth
    Lamb Broth
    Lamb Broth
    Beef and Chicken Broth
    Beef and Chicken Broth
    Lamb and Chicken Broth
    Lamb and Chicken Broth
    Water Sufficient for Processing
    Water Sufficient for Processing
    Natural Flavors
    Natural Flavors
    Artificial And Natural Flavors
    Artificial And Natural Flavors
    Garlic Oil
    Garlic Oil
    Liver Flavor
    Liver Flavor
    Animal Digest
    Animal Digest
    Poultry and Pork Digest
    Poultry and Pork Digest
    Carrageenan
    Carrageenan
    Guar Gum
    Guar Gum
    Locust Bean Gum
    Locust Bean Gum
    Corn Starch-Modified
    Corn Starch-Modified
    Sulfur
    Sulfur
    Glycerin
    Glycerin
    Caramel Color
    Caramel Color
    Added Color
    Added Color
    Minerals

    Purina fortifies each complete and balanced recipe with essential minerals to match any nutritional need.

    Calcium Carbonate
    Calcium Carbonate
    Dicalcium Phosphate
    Dicalcium Phosphate
    Calcium Lactate
    Calcium Lactate
    Magnesium Sulfate
    Magnesium Sulfate
    Calcium Iodate
    Calcium Iodate
    Calcium Phosphate
    Calcium Phosphate
    Copper Sulfate
    Copper Sulfate
    Defluorinated Phosphate
    Defluorinated Phosphate
    Dicalcium Phosphate
    Dicalcium Phosphate
    Ferrous Sulfate
    Ferrous Sulfate
    Manganese Sulfate
    Manganese Sulfate
    Mono And Dicalcium Phosphate
    Mono And Dicalcium Phosphate
    Phosphoric Acid
    Phosphoric Acid
    Potassium Chloride
    Potassium Chloride
    Potassium Citrate
    Potassium Citrate
    Potassium Iodide
    Potassium Iodide
    Salt
    Salt
    Sodium Bisulfate
    Sodium Bisulfate
    Sodium Selenite
    Sodium Selenite
    Tricalcium Phosphate
    Tricalcium Phosphate
    Zinc Sulfate
    Zinc Sulfate
    Vitamins

    Purina curates balanced combinations of vitamins based on a variety of nutritional profiles.

    Biotin (Vitamin B7)
    Biotin (Vitamin B7)
    Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5)
    Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5)
    Choline Chloride
    Choline Chloride
    Folic Acid (Vitamin B9)
    Folic Acid (Vitamin B9)
    L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Vitamin C)
    L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Vitamin C)
    Menadione Sodium Bisulfate Complex (Source Of Vitamin K Activity)
    Menadione Sodium Bisulfate Complex (Source Of Vitamin K Activity)
    Niacin (Vitamin B3)
    Niacin (Vitamin B3)
    Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6)
    Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6)
    Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2)
    Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2)
    Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1)
    Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1)
    Vitamin A Supplement
    Vitamin A Supplement
    Vitamin B-12 Supplement
    Vitamin B-12 Supplement
    Vitamin D3 Supplement
    Vitamin D3 Supplement
    Vitamin E Supplement
    Vitamin E Supplement
    Amino Acids

    Purina harnesses the power of high-quality amino acids to support pet health.

    D, L-Methionine
    D, L-Methionine
    L-Carnitine
    L-Carnitine
    L-Cysteine
    L-Cysteine
    L-Lysine Monohydrochloride
    L-Lysine Monohydrochloride
    Taurine
    Taurine