ORIJEN foods represent the fullest expression of a Biologically AppropriateTM* diet. Designed for dogs according to their biological and evolutionary needs, ORIJEN foods are made with high inclusions of quality animal ingredients, providing nutrients in their most nourishing form. Orijen uses cage-free eggs, plus flesh, organs, and bone from free-run poultry†, fresh and saltwater fish, and ranch-raised meat.
Dogs are ancestral carnivores, so their Biologically Appropriate diet is rich and varied in whole animal ingredients. ORIJEN® Six Fish recipe is made with a variety of succulent fish including fresh or raw** wild-caught whole mackerel, whole herring, monkfish, Acadian redfish, flounder, and whole hake. With rich inclusions of Wholeprey animals, ORIJEN dog food is made with the most nutrient-dense, succulent parts of the prey to deliver the nutrition dogs need.
Whole mackerel, whole herring, monkfish, Acadian redfish, flounder, whole hake, mackerel meal, herring meal, blue whiting meal, pollock meal, whole red lentils, whole pinto beans, safflower oil, whole peas, whole green lentils, whole navy beans, sunflower oil, lentil fiber, natural fish flavor, whole chickpeas, pea starch, herring oil, vitamin E supplement, mixed tocopherols (preservative), whole pumpkin, whole butternut squash, collard greens, whole apples, whole pears, dried kelp, zinc proteinate, calcium pantothenate, thiamine mononitrate, copper proteinate, dried chicory root, turmeric, sarsaparilla root, althea root, rosehips, juniper berries, citric acid (preservative), rosemary extract, dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried Bifidobacterium animalis fermentation product, dried Lactobacillus casei fermentation product.
Calorie content (calculated): ME 3900 kcal/kg, (468 kcal per 8oz. cup). Calories distributed to support peak conditioning with 39% from protein, 19% from carbohydrates, and 42% from fat.
* Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
*approximate and derived from the unprocessed state of the ingredients.
**Orijen's raw ingredients are the same as their fresh, but are frozen at the peak of freshness to preserve nutrients.