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Real Meat
is ALWAYS the
first ingredient

Real Meat Is ALWAYS The
First Ingredient
- The first
ingredient listed indicates
that there is more of this
ingredient than any other in
the dog food. Wellness
always uses real meat as
our first ingredient in all our
dry dog and dry cat diets,
which is vital for a pet's
muscle development.

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Whole
Fruits
& Veggies

Whole Fruits And Veggies
- Wellness always uses
real fruits like apples and
blueberries, or real
vegetables, like carrots and
sweet potatoes, in our
recipes. They provide your
pet with vitamins A, C, B,
and minerals like
potassium and iron. Plus
, they provide natural flavor,
taste and color.

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Prebiotics
& Probiotics

Prebiotics & Probiotics -
Prebiotics are specialized forms of fiber that stimulate
the growth of good bacteria
in the intestine, and have
been shown to inhibit the
growth of pathogens.
Probiotics are living good
bacteria that help restore
bacterial balance within the
intestine. By including both
prebiotics and probiotics, it
ensures that your pet is
absorbing the necessary
nutrients and helps them
more efficiently digest their
food. All of the Wellness dry
recipes are rich in
prebiotics and probiotics.

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Omega 3 & 6
Fatty Acids

Guaranteed Levels

Guaranteed Levels Of
Omega 3 & 6 Fatty Acids
-
ALL of the Wellness dry
recipes include high levels
of Omega 3 & 6 fatty acids,
which are important for
neural development.
Omega 3 & 6 fatty acids
play a vital role in the
development of your pet’s
central nervous system
and retinal function.

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Antioxidants

Antioxidants - Antioxidants
are important nutrients that
help maintain your pet’s
health by slowing the aging
process of cellular
molecules. Additionally,
antioxidants also serve as
natural preservatives,
which help to ensure that
the food stays fresh and
maintains its nutrients.
Wellness dry dog and dry
cat recipes always contain
high levels of antioxidants.

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NO
Artificial Colors

NO Artificial Colors -
Artificial colors are
synthetic pigments, which
provide no nutritional value
for your pet. Wellness
never uses synthetic
pigments in our dog food
recipes.

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NO
Artificial Flavors
or Preservatives

NO Artificial Flavors Or
Preservatives
- Artificial
preservatives, such as BHA
and BHT, have been
associated with possible
toxic side effects. Wellness
never adds chemical
preservatives or synthetic
flavoring, but instead uses
wholesome ingredients to
bring out the natural flavors
of the food.

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NO
Poultry
By-Product
Meals

NO Poultry By-Product
Meals
- Poultry by-product
meals consist of clean,
rendered parts of poultry
carcasses that may contain
bones, offal and
undeveloped eggs. Poultry
by-product meal quality and
composition can change
from one batch to another.
Wellness never uses any
poultry by-product meals in
our recipes.

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NO
Corn,
Wheat or
Soy
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Family Owned

Family Company - We’re family owned with over 100 years of making the highest quality pet food. We made a commitment to ourselves to deliver only the very best for our best friends. Because we know your pets aren’t like family, they are family.

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100% Satisfaction
Guarantee on Bag

Satisfaction Guaranteed - If for any reason you, your dog or your cat are not satisfied with our product, just bring it back for a full refund or exchange.

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Company and/or
Parent Company is
Focused Exclusively
on Natural Products

Natural Products - Wellness is committed to offering only natural products. Because we believe our pets deserve the very best so they are always at their best. And you should expect nothing less from your brand.

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natural balance

Natural Balance® L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets® Sweet Potato & Chicken
Dry Formula

max

Nutro® MAX® Adult Natural Chicken Meal & Rice
Recipe

iams

IAMS® ProActive Health
Adult Chunks

iams premium

IAMS® Premium
Protection Adult

dog chow

Purina® Dog Chow®

one

Purina ONE®
SMARTBLEND® Chicken &
Rice Formula

pro plan

Purina® Pro Plan®
Shredded Blend Chicken &
Rice Formula

beneful

Purina® Beneful® Original

pedigree

Pedigree® Adult Complete
Nutrition

eukanuba

Eukanuba® Adult
Maintenance

royal canin

Royal Canin® MEDIUM
Adult

science diet

Hills® Science Diet® Adult
Healthy Mobility

natures choice

Nutro® NATURAL
CHOICE® WHOLESOME
ESSENTIALS Adult
Chicken, Whole Brown
Rice & Oatmeal Formula

natures variety

Nature’s Variety® Prairie® Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe

innova

Innova® Adult Dog Food – Large Bites

blue buffalo

Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Natural Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe