ACANA Free-Run Duck is a limited ingredient food featuring 50% duck, a single easily digestible animal protein that is perfect for diet-sensitive dogs of all breeds and life stages.
Raised free-run in rural Ontario, our fresh duck arrives in richly nourishing WholePrey ratios of meat, organs and cartilage that mirror the natural diet, while fresh pear, squash and pumpkin support healthy digestion.
Prepared from fresh regional ingredients in our award-winning NorthStar kitchens, ACANA Free-run Duck is ideal for fussy and diet-sensitive dogs. Read our ingredients and we think you’ll agree!
IT’S ALL ABOUT THE MEAT
CANADA’S BEST AND FRESHEST INGREDIENTS
ACANA Free-Run Duck features an unmatched variety of local ingredients that are raised or fished by people we know and trust, deemed “fit for human consumption”, and then delivered to our award-winning NorthStar kitchens fresh each day!
Fresh duck (18%), duck meat meal (17%), whole green peas, whole red lentils, fresh duck giblets (liver, heart, kidney) (7%), duck fat (6%), fresh bartlett pears (4%), whole garbanzo beans, whole green lentils, whole yellow peas, dried duck cartilage (2%), lentil fiber, marine algae (1.2%) (pure and sustainable source of DHA and EPA), fresh whole butternut squash, fresh whole pumpkin, dried brown kelp, freeze-dried duck liver (0.1%), salt, fresh whole cranberries, fresh whole blueberries, chicory root, turmeric root, milk thistle, burdock root, lavender, marshmallow root, rosehips, enterococcus faecium.
SUPPLEMENTS: Vitamin E, Zinc Chelate, Copper Chelate.
*Preserved with mixed tocopherols, a tocopherol rich extract of natural origin – Vitamin E and Rosemary Oil.
Our Biologically Appropriate foods are designed to match the eating anatomy of dogs, and to produce a nutritional analysis that mirrors the natural diet – we’ve packed ACANA with richly nourishing proteins and fats, limiting unwanted carbohydrates.
|Crude protein (min.)||31 %|
|Crude fat (min.)||15 %|
|Crude ash (max.)||7.5 %|
|Crude fibres (max.)||5 %|
|Moisture (max.)||12 %|
|Calcium (min.)||1.3 %|
|Phosphorus (min.)||0.9 %|
|Omega-6 fatty acids (min.)||2.2 %|
|Omega-3 fatty acids (min.)||0.8 %|
|DHA (min.)||0.15 %|
|EPA (min.)||0.1 %|
|Glucosamine (min.)||1200 mg/kg|
|Chondroitin sulfate (min.)||1000 mg/kg|
|Vitamin A||10 KIU/kg|
|Vitamin D3||1,000 IU/kg|
|Vitamin E||200 IU/kg|
|Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)||15 mg/kg|
|Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)||12 mg/kg|
|Vitamin B3 (Niacin)||80 mg/kg|
|Vitamin B5 (Pan. Acid)||20 mg/kg|
|Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine)||10 mg/kg|
|Vitamin B12||0.33 mg/kg|
|Folic Acid||2.50 mg/kg|
|Chicory root||400 mg/kg|
|Milk thistle||100 mg/kg|
|Burdock root||100 mg/kg|
|Marshmallow root||100 mg/kg|
YOUR DOG IS SPECIAL
ACANA benefits dogs of all breeds and life stages . Just like you, your dog is unique and feeding requirements will vary with environment, age and activity. The table below provides a starting point, to be adjusted as needed. Feed twice daily and always keep fresh water available.
† Use a standard 250ml/120g measuring cup. Serve dry or lightly moistened. See your veterinarian regularly. To help maintain freshness, we recommend sealing the bag tightly and storing it in a cool, dry location.
ACANA Free-Run Duck is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages.
Unique compared to conventional foods, ACANA delivers more calories from protein and fat and fewer calories from carbohydrates, reducing the risk of obesity and promoting your dog’s peak health.
Metabolizable Energy is 3393 kcal/kg (407 kcal per 250ml/120g cup), with 32% from protein, 30% from vegetables and fruits, and 38% from fat.