ACANA’s Appalachian Ranch formula is a grain-free, protein-packed recipe loaded with over 70% of ranch-raised red meats and freshwater catfish! Honoring the Appalachian ranching heritage, this region-inspired recipes features a biologically appropriate variety of premium ingredients including Angus beef, Yorkshire pork and grass-fed Kentucky lamb, bison and freshwater catfish. All ingredients are raised and fished on local Kentucky ranches by farmers ACANA knows and trusts and deemed fit for human consumption before arriving fresh and whole. Staying true to your dog’s evolutionary diet, ACANA formulas feature wholeprey ratios in order to mimic the diet mother nature intend so your dog can maintain optimum weight and peak health. By utilizing the whole animal or fish, including organs and cartilage, your dog absorbs all the necessary nutrients naturally and completely. Muscle meat provides protein; liver, kidney and tripe supply vitamins and minerals; while bones and cartilage deliver calcium and phophorus. Glucosamine and chondroitin are derived naturally from high quality meat ingredients, not synthetics. Quality fish ingredients are naturally rich in essential fatty acids like Omega-3, DHA and EPA to promote healthy skin and shiny coats. A fresh assortment of fruits and vegetables are grown on neighboring farms to provide a tasty and natural source of vitamins, minerals and amino acids necessary to keep dogs of all breeds and ages in peak physical health.