Why Is There Ash In My Dog’s Diet?

Don’t worry. Your dog is not eating cinders.

Sometimes in the “Guaranteed Analysis” box on a dog food label, you’ll see ash as an ingredient. What’s going on? Are burnt embers some kind of filler that dog food manufacturers can get away with when formulating canine diets? No. Ash in pet food is simply a measure of the diet’s minerals: calcium, iron, copper, […]
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