Orijen Senior USA Dry Dog Food 4.5 lb
Dogs are ancestral carnivores, so their Biologically Appropriate diet is rich and varied in whole animal ingredients. ORIJEN® Senior recipe is crafted specifically for your senior dog to help them stay healthy by supporting lean muscle mass and weight maintenance. 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. With 85%* quality animal ingredients, this diet is beyond comparison.
- Nourish As Nature Intended®
- Protein-powered diet your dog is meant to eat
- 85% quality poultry and fish ingredients, providing a strong source of essential protein, vitamins, and minerals
- First 5 ingredients always fresh or raw** protein including poultry, fish and organs
- Made in the USA with the world’s finest ingredients
- *approximate and derived from the unprocessed state of the ingredients.
- **Fresh ingredients use refrigeration as the sole method of preservation. Our raw ingredients are the same as our fresh, but are frozen at the peak of freshness to preserve nutrients.
ONLY 1 SUPPLEMENT— ZINC
In nature there are no synthetic supplements, so dogs and wolves derive their complete nutritional needs naturally by consuming whole animals which contain all of the nutrients they need to thrive. That’s why you won’t find long lists of synthetics in ORIJEN dog foods. Loaded with richly nourishing ratios of fresh meat, organs, and cartilage or bone, plus fresh cage-free eggs, ORIJEN provides a natural source of virtually every nutrient your dog needs to thrive.NOURISH AS NATURE INTENDED
Your senior dog shares his eating anatomy with the gray wolf, which means he’s evolved for a diet rich and varied in fresh meat, protein, and fat – not highly processed carbohydrates and starches.INGREDIENTS WE LOVE FROM PEOPLE WE TRUST
Deboned chicken, deboned turkey, Atlantic ﬂounder, cage-free eggs, whole Atlantic mackerel, chicken liver, turkey liver, chicken heart, turkey heart, whole Atlantic herring, dehydrated chicken, dehydrated turkey, dehydrated mackerel, whole dehydrated chicken liver, dehydrated egg, whole red lentils, whole pinto beans, whole green peas, chicken necks, chicken kidney, whole green lentils, whole navy beans, whole chickpeas, lentil fiber, dried pumpkin, natural chicken ﬂavor, pollock oil, chicken fat, ground chicken bone, chicken cartilage, turkey cartilage, whole pumpkin, whole butternut squash, mixed tocopherols (preservative), freeze-dried chicken liver, dried kelp, zinc proteinate, kale, spinach, mustard greens, collard greens, turnip greens, whole carrots, whole apples, whole pears, pumpkin seeds, sunﬂower seeds, copper proteinate, chicory root, turmeric, sarsaparilla root, althea root, rosehips, juniper berries, dried lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried bifidobacterium animalis fermentation product, dried lactobacillus casei fermentation product.
GUARANTEED ANALYSIS DESIGNED TO MIRROR MOTHER NATURE
- Crude protein (min.) 38 %
- Crude fat (min.) 15 %
- Crude fiber (max.) 8 %
- Moisture (max.) 12 %
- DHA (min.) 0.2 %
- EPA (min.) 0.2 %
- Calcium (min.) 1.4 %
- Phosphorus (min.) 1.0 %
- Omega-6 fatty acids* (min.) 3 %
- Omega-3 fatty acids* (min.) 0.8 %
- Glucosamine* (min.) 600 mg/kg
- Chondroitin sulfate* (min.) 1000 mg/kg
Total Microorganisms* (min.) (Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bifidobacterium animalis, Lactobacillus casei) 100MM CFU/lb
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
ORIJEN foods mirror the natural diet, incorporating meat, organs, and cartilage or bone in ratios that deliver nutrients naturally and limit supplementation to zinc.
- Vitamin A 15.0 kIU/kg
- Vitamin D3 1,200 IU/kg
- Vitamin E 150 IU/kg
- Thiamine (B1) 20.0 mg/kg
- Riboflavin (B2) 15.0 mg/kg
- Pan. Acid (B5) 25.0 mg/kg
- Niacin (B3) 110 mg/kg
- Pyridoxine (B6) 20.0 mg/kg
- Folic Acid 3.00 mg/kg
- Vitamin B12 0.20 mg/kg
- Choline 2,000 mg/kg
- Potassium 0.90 %
- Sodium 0.40 %
- Chloride 0.50 %
- Iron 120 mg/kg
- Copper 20.0 mg/kg
- Manganese 15.0 mg/kg
- Magnesium 0.10 %
- Zinc 200 mg/kg
- Iodine 1.50 mg/kg
- Selenium 0.90 mg/kg
AMINO ACIDS 100% NATURAL SOURCE
In nature, dogs and wolves meet their nutritional needs naturally by consuming whole prey animals and whole fish. Similarly, ORIJEN provides essential amino acids from natural and highly bio-available sources.
- Arginine 2.58 %
- Histidine 0.99 %
- Isoleucine 1.76 %
- Leucine 3.03 %
- Lysine 3.02 %
- Methionine 0.90 %
- Phenylalanine 1.71 %
- Threonine 1.65 %
- Tryptophan 0.44 %
- Valine 2.04 %
- Cystine 0.36 %
BOTANICAL INCLUSIONS MIRROR THE INSTINCT TO FORAGE FOR GRASSES AND WEEDS
- Botanicals mimic the natural diet, acting as tonics and builders to strengthen organs, aid digestion, and eliminate toxins by stimulating physiological processes, like cleansing the liver.
- Chicory Root 200 mg/kg
- Turmeric 200 mg/kg
- Sarsaparilla Root 150 mg/kg
- Althea (Marshmallow) Root 150 mg/kg
- Rosehips 150 mg/kg
- Juniper Berries 150 mg/kg
RICH IN MEAT & PROTEIN Made with 85% quality animal ingredients, ORIJEN Senior features a richly nourishing and Biologically Appropriate protein level of 38% to closely replicate your senior dog’s natural diet.
MODERATE IN ANIMAL FAT Animal fat is essential for peak health.
That’s why ORIJEN Senior features naturally occurring, non-rendered fats from our fresh poultry, fish, and eggs. DHA AND EPA FROM FRESH FISH Fresh saltwater fish are a Biologically Appropriate source of DHA and EPA, which are essential for your dog’s immune and nervous systems. DHA and EPA are not available from plant sources, such as flax, coconut, or sunflower. GLUCOSAMINE & CHONDROITIN ORIJEN’s fresh poultry, meat, and fish provide a rich and natural source of glucosamine and chondroitin, so no synthetic sources are added to ORIJEN foods