Appalachian RanchRANCH-RAISED RED MEATS & FRESHWATER CATFISH
Honoring the Appalachian ranching heritage, this region-inspired food is loaded with Angus beef, Yorkshire pork, grass-fed lamb, American bison and freshwater catfish.
Delivered FRESH or RAW, in Wholeprey™ ratios, and brimming with goodness, ACANA Appalachian Ranch features a rich diversity of meats, tripe, liver, kidney and cartilage that mirror your dog’s evolutionary diet and nourish peak health naturally, without the need for long lists of synthetic ingredients and supplements.
Prepared in our Kentucky DogStar® kitchens from America’s best and freshest ingredients, ACANA Appalachian Ranch is guaranteed to keep your dog healthy, happy and strong.
Read our ingredients and you’ll feel healthy too!
Deboned beef*, deboned pork*, deboned lamb*, lamb meal, beef meal, pork meal, whole green peas, red lentils, pinto beans, beef liver*, beef fat, catfish meal, chickpeas, green lentils, whole yellow peas, deboned bison*, whole catfish*, herring oil, sun-cured alfalfa, natural pork flavor, beef tripe*, lamb tripe*, lamb liver*, pork liver*, beef kidney*, pork kidney*, pork cartilage*, dried kelp, whole pumpkin*, whole butternut squash*, kale*, spinach*, mustard greens*, collard greens*, turnip greens*, carrots*, Red Delicious apples*, Bartlett pears*, freeze-dried beef liver, freeze-dried lamb liver, freeze-dried pork liver*, pumpkin seeds, sunflower seeds, zinc proteinate, mixed tocopherols (preservative), 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.
* delivered fresh or raw
Why We Love It
- Loaded with 70% red meat and fish ingredients
- Featuring WholePrey ratios of Angus beef, Yorkshire pork and grass-fed Kentucky lamb, bison and freshwater catfish
- Grain-free, carbohydrate-limited
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.
Your dog may not roam the wilderness like their ancestors did, but that doesn't mean you shouldn't feed them like they don't. ACANA makes only foods that are rich in meat and protein variety, with wholeprey meat ratios and limited carbohydrates, replacing fast carbs with low glycemic, healthy fruits and vegetables. With a state of art brand new kitchen in Kentucky, all ACANA foods are sourced and made right here in the USA by trusted farmers. With human grade ingredients that typically arrive at the kitchens within 48 hours of harvesting, fresh is the entire basis of ACANA's brand. Ingredients like heritage red meats from the Appalachian ranching country, free run poultry and eggs, wild caught fish from New England, whole fruits and vegetables like Bartlett pears and butternut squash, and locally grown botanicals from Kentucky, ACANA believes the healthiest foods are made here at home in Kentucky, never outsourced. ACANA nourishes your pet's instinct for real, fresh meats and high quality grain-free carbohydrates. It's everything Mother Nature intended, and nothing she did not.
YOUR DOG IS SPECIAL
ACANA Appalachian Ranch benefits dogs of every breed and size. Just like you, your dog is a unique individual and his feeding requirements will vary with environment, age and activity.
The table below provides a starting point, to be adjusted as needed to maintain optimum weight and peak conditioning. We suggest monitoring your dog’s weight and adjusting amounts as needed. We recommend feeding twice daily and always keeping fresh, clean water available.
† Use a standard 8-ounce measuring cup. Serve dry or lightly moistened. See your veterinarian regularly. To help maintain freshness, we recommend sealing the bag tightly and storing it in a cool, dry location.
ACANA Appalachian Ranch is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages.
Compared to conventional foods, ACANA Appalachian Ranch delivers more calories from protein and fat and fewer calories from carbohydrates, reducing the risk of obesity and promoting your dog’s peak health.
Metabolizable Energy is 3405 kcal/kg (388 kcal/8 oz.cup), with 34% from protein, 24% from fruits and vegetables, and 42% from fat.