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
    Arctic Char
    Arctic Char
    Beef
    Beef
    Canola Meal
    Canola Meal
    Catfish
    Catfish
    Chicken
    Chicken
    Chicken By-Product Meal
    Chicken By-Product Meal
    Chicken Hearts
    Chicken Hearts
    Chicken Livers
    Chicken Livers
    Chicken Meal
    Chicken Meal
    Cod
    Cod
    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
    Herring
    Herring
    Lamb
    Lamb
    Liver
    Liver
    Mackerel
    Mackerel
    Meat By-Products
    Meat By-Products
    Ocean fish
    Ocean fish
    Ocean Whitefish
    Ocean Whitefish
    Pea Protein
    Pea Protein
    Pheasant
    Pheasant
    Potato Protein
    Potato Protein
    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
    Tilapia
    Tilapia
    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.

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

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

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

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

    Added Color
    Added Color
    Animal Digest
    Animal Digest
    Artificial And Natural Flavors
    Artificial And Natural Flavors
    Ascorbic Acid
    Ascorbic Acid
    Avocado
    Avocado
    Baby clam
    Baby Clam
    Beef Broth
    Beef Broth
    Beef and Chicken Broth
    Beef and Chicken Broth
    Blue 2
    Blue 2
    BLUEBERRIES
    Blueberries
    Calcium Propionate
    Calcium Propionate
    Caramel Color
    Caramel Color
    Carrageenan
    Carrageenan
    Carrots (Dried)
    Carrots (Dried)
    Cheese
    Cheese
    Chicken and Liver Broth
    Chicken and Liver Broth
    Chicken Broth
    Chicken Broth
    Chicken Stock
    Chicken Stock
    Citric Acid
    Citric Acid
    Coconut milk
    Coconut Milk
    Cod and Chicken Broth
    Cod and Chicken Broth
    Corn Starch-Modified
    Corn Starch-Modified
    Dried Apples
    Dried Apples
    Dried ground blueberries
    Dried Ground Blueberries
    Dried Pumpkin
    Dried Pumpkin
    Duck Broth
    Duck Broth
    Egg & Chicken Flavor
    Egg & Chicken Flavor
    Fish Broth
    Fish Broth
    Fish Extract
    Fish Extract
    Garlic Oil
    Garlic Oil
    Glycerin
    Glycerin
    Green Beans
    Green Beans
    Green Beans (Dried)
    Green Beans (Dried)
    Guar Gum
    Guar Gum
    Iron Oxide
    Iron Oxide
    Lamb Broth
    Lamb Broth
    Lamb and Chicken Broth
    Lamb and Chicken Broth
    Liver Flavor
    Liver Flavor
    Locust Bean Gum
    Locust Bean Gum
    Meat Broth
    Meat Broth
    Milk
    Milk
    Milk Powder
    Milk Powder
    Modified Tapioca Starch
    Modified Tapioca Starch
    Natural And Artificial Roasted Turkey Flavor
    Natural And Artificial Roasted Turkey Flavor
    Natural Filet Mignon Flavor
    Natural Filet Mignon Flavor
    Natural Flavors
    Natural Flavors
    Natural Liver Flavor
    Natural Liver Flavor
    Natural Roasted Beef Flavor
    Natural Roasted Beef Flavor
    Natural Sautéed Seafood Flavor
    Natural Sautéed Seafood Flavor
    Natural Seared Salmon Flavor
    Natural Seared Salmon Flavor
    Non-fat yogurt
    Non-Fat Yogurt
    Parsley Flakes
    Parsley Flakes
    Peas (Dried)
    Peas (Dried)
    Pheasant and Chicken Broth
    Pheasant and Chicken Broth
    Poultry Broth
    Poultry Broth
    Poultry and Pork Digest
    Poultry and Pork Digest
    Quail and Chicken Broth
    Quail and Chicken Broth
    Red 3
    Red 3
    Red 40
    Red 40
    Salmon and Chicken Broth
    Salmon and Chicken Broth
    Scallops
    Scallops
    Sodium Nitrite
    Sodium Nitrite
    Sodium Tripolyphosphate
    Sodium Tripolyphosphate
    Sorbic Acid
    Sorbic Acid
    Spice And Coloring
    Spice And Coloring
    Spinach (Dried)
    Spinach (Dried)
    Sugar
    Sugar
    Sulfur
    Sulfur