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ACANA HERITAGE

Our Original Biologically Appropriate Foods.

ACANA Heritage recipes are our original Biologically Appropriate foods that celebrate our tradition of featuring Fresh Regional Ingredients grown close to home by farmers, ranchers, and fishermen we know and trust.

That means ACANA Heritage foods are brimming with free-run poultry and cage-free eggs from prairie farms, plus wild-caught flounder from North Vancouver Island -- all delivered in fresh WholePrey ratios to nourish your dog completely.

Proudly made in our kitchen here in Alberta, Canada since 1985, you'll find an ACANA food for every dog from every walk of life.

Read our ingredients and we think you'll agree.


For All Small-Breed Dogs One Year And Older


Dogs have evolved as carnivores, biologically adapted for a diet rich and varied in meats with smaller amounts of vegetables and fruits.

That's why ACANA Adult Small Breed is loaded with free-run chicken, wild-caught flounder, and cage-free eggs, delivered FRESH or RAW in WholePrey ratios, so they're brimming with goodness and taste.

Free of grains or gluten, ACANA is rich in meat protein to promote your dog's peak health and conditioning.

Made in our award-winning kitchen from Canada's best and freshest ingredients, Biologically Appropriate ACANA is guaranteed to keep your dog healthy, happy, and strong.

Read our ingredients and we think you'll agree!


IT'S ALL ABOUT THE MEAT

WholePrey Diet -- Poultry | Organs | Cartilage

Mother Nature matched the nutrients in whole fowl, fish and game to perfectly meet the needs of your dog.

Modern dogs are built like their ancestors and we believe they should eat like them, too.

How do you know if your dog's food is Biologically Appropriate? It's simple, just answer the three meat questions.

HOW MUCH MEAT? ACANA Adult Small Breed is loaded with 60% meat -- up to twice as much as most pet specialty dog foods.

HOW MUCH FRESH MEAT? 1/3 of the meat in ACANA is FRESH, supplying essential nutrients in their most nourishing form, and 2/3 are dried or oils to provide a strong and natural source of protein.

HOW MANY MEATS? ACANA Dog foods feature fresh meats in WholePrey ratios that include meat, organs, and cartilage or bone to supply nutrients naturally and completely.

  • Free-Run Chicken -- Meat, Liver, Heart, Kidney, and Cartilage or Bone Fresh From Prairie Farms.
  • Wild-Caught Flounder -- Whole and Fresh From North Vancouver Island.

In nature there are no synthetic supplements, and dogs and wolves derive their nutritional needs by consuming prey animals; muscle meat provides protein; liver, kidney, and tripe supply vitamins and minerals; and cartilage and bone deliver calcium and phosphorus.


CANADA'S BEST AND FRESHEST INGREDIENTS

ACANA Adult Small Breed features an unmatched variety of farm-fresh ingredients that are raised or fished by people we know and trust, deemed fit for human consumption, and then delivered to our award-winning kitchen fresh or raw.

Fresh chicken meat (12%), chicken meal (12%), turkey meal (12%), red lentils, whole green peas, field beans, chicken fat (5%), fresh chicken giblets (liver, heart, kidney) (4%), herring meal (4%), cage-free eggs (4%), fresh whole flounder (4%), herring oil (2%), sun-cured alfalfa (2%), green lentils (2%), whole yellow peas, pea fibre, fresh chicken cartilage (1%), dried brown kelp, fresh whole pumpkin, fresh whole butternut squash, fresh whole parsnips, fresh kale, fresh spinach, fresh mustard greens, fresh turnip greens, fresh whole carrots, fresh Red Delicious apples, fresh Bartlett pears, freeze-dried chicken liver, freeze-dried turkey liver, fresh whole cranberries, fresh whole blueberries, chicory root, turmeric, milk thistle, burdock root, lavender, marshmallow root, rose hips.

SUPPLEMENTS: Zinc chelate. Vitamin E (preservative).

*Contains mixed tocopherols (a tocopherol rich extract of natural origin - Vitamin E and Rosemary Oil). Also contains the probiotic Enterococcus faecium.


DESIGNED FOR CARNIVORES

They might look different, but your dog shares his anatomy with the grey wolf -- which means he's evolved as a carnivore and adapted for a diet rich in meat, protein, and fat.

Based on this biological fact, and to produce a nutritional analysis that mirrors the diet Mother Nature would provide for your dog, ACANA features richly nourishing proteins and fats.

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude protein (min.)

31%

Fat content (min.)

17%

Crude ash (max.)

7%

Crude fibres (max.)

5%

Moisture (max.)

12%

Calcium (min.)

1.4%

Phosphorus (min.)

1.1%

Omega-6 fatty acids (min.)

2.6%

Omega-3 fatty acids (min.)

1%

DHA (min.)

0.3%

EPA (min.)

0.3%

Glucosamine (min.)

1400 mg/kg

Chondroitin sulfate (min.)

900 mg/kg

Linoleic acid (min.)

2.4%

Carbohydrate (NFE)

28%

Vitamins & Minerals

Vitamins

 

Vitamin A

13 KIU/kg

Vitamin D3

1,450 IU/kg

Vitamin E

130 IU/kg

Vitamin B1 (Thiamine)

5.4 mg/kg

Vitamin B2 (Riboflavin)

5.8 mg/kg

Vitamin B3 (Niacin)

53 mg/kg

Vitamin B5 (Pan. Acid)

19 mg/kg

Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine)

3 mg/kg

Vitamin B12

0.07 mg/kg

Folic Acid

1.4 mg/kg

Choline

2,160 mg/kg

 

 

Minerals

 

Sodium

0.32%

Chloride

0.50%

Potassium

0.72%

Magnesium

0.12%

Iron

170 mg/kg

Zinc

175 mg/kg

Copper

20 mg/kg

Manganese

13 mg/kg

Iodine

1.8 mg/kg

Selenium

0.64 mg/kg

Amino Acids

Lysine

2.21%

Threonine

1.22%

Methionine

0.62%

Isoleucine

1.30%

Leucine

2.26%

Valine

1.58%

Arginine

2.19%

Phenylalanine

1.37%

Histidine

0.67%

Tryptophan

0.31%

Cystine

0.34%

Tyrosine

0.98%

Methionine-Cystiene

0.96%

Phenylalanine-Tyrosine

2.35%

Botanical Inclusions

Chicory root

400 mg/kg

Turmeric

100 mg/kg

Milk thistle

100 mg/kg

Burdock root

100 mg/kg

Lavender

100 mg/kg

Marshmallow root

100 mg/kg

Rosehips

100 mg/kg