Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition For Dogs

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Guaranteed Analysis

Nutrient content, as provided by product manufacturer. Does not impact ratings.

  • Crude Fat
    10%
  • Crude Fiber, Max.
    4%
  • Crude Moisture, Max.
    12%
  • Crude Protein, Min.
    21%

About the Brand

Brand:
Pedigree
Parent Company:
Mars Petcare
Brand:
Pedigree
Parent Company:
Mars, Incorporated
Other Products by Pedigree:
Pet Food, Wet Dog Food, Dog Food, and Dry Dog Food. View all 22 products»

Pedigree Adult Complete Nutrition For Dogs

6.5

Health

6.7
  • Pet Food Health
    6.7
    • Life Stage Option
      Life Stage Option
      Indicates the life stage disclosed for the pet food.
      Goodguide Pet Food, Life Stage
      Rating: 10 out of 10
      10
    • Ingredient Quality, Dog Food Ingredient Quality
      Ingredient Quality, Dog Food Ingredient Quality
      Indicates the overall ingredient quality of this dog food by evaluating the percentage of desirable ingredients.
      Rating: 7.7 out of 10
      7.7
      • Desirable Ingredients In High Quantities
        1 ingredient

        Nutrient-rich ingredients that should ideally make up the bulk of a pet food.

        Meat Meal
        Desirable Ingredients
        21 ingredients

        Important ingredients, but ones that need not be present in high quantities in pet food.

        Choline Chloride, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Vitamin A, Thiamin Mononitrate, Calcium Pantothenate, Fatty Acids, Vegetable-oil, Riboflavin, Biotin, Vitamin D3, Rice, Whole Ground Corn, Ground Whole Wheat, Copper Sulfate Monohydrate, Dried Peas, Sodium Chloride, Animal Fat Preserved with Bha and Citric Acid, Potassium Chloride, Vitamin E Acetate, Zinc Sulfate, Zinc Proteinate
        Less Desirable Ingredients
        6 ingredients

        Neutral ingredients that have low nutrient value or provide non-nutritional content to the food.

        Dried Carrots, FD&C Red 40, FD&C Blue 2, FD&C Yellow 5, FD&C Yellow 6, Wheat Mill Run
    • Nutritional Adequacy Statement
      Nutritional Adequacy Statement
      Indicates the method by which the pet food is tested to meet AAFCO regulations
      Goodguide Pet Food, Nutritional Adequacy Statement options
      Rating: 6.0 out of 10
      6.0
    • Calorie Disclosure
      Calorie Disclosure
      Indicates whether the pet food discloses caloric information.
      Goodguide Pet Food, Caloric Disclosure
      Rating: 5.0 out of 10
      5.0

Environment

This company's environmental policies, practices and performance place it among the best 50% of companies rated by GoodGuide.
6.5
  • Core Company Environmental Performance
    Core Company Environmental Performance
    Summary evaluation of a company's overall environmental performance, considering its management policies and practices; resource use; environmental impacts; and degree of environmental transparency.
    Rating: 6.5 out of 10
    6.5
    • Transparency
      Transparency
      Summary evaluation of the amount of data a company makes public for assessing its environmental practices and performance.
      GoodGuide, Transparency
      Rating: 8.2 out of 10
      8.2
    • Environmental Impacts
      Environmental Impacts
      Summary evaluation of a company's environmental impacts, considering its policies and practices relating to air and water emissions, waste management and biodiversity.
      Rating: 6.2 out of 10
      6.2
      • Biodiversity
        Biodiversity
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices relating to biodiversity and ecosystem impacts.
        Rating: 8.0 out of 10
        8.0
        • Policies & Practices
          8.0
          • Biodiversity Awards & Certifications
            Biodiversity Awards & Certifications
            Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass biodiversity.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 8.0 out of 10
            8.0
          • Biodiversity Policy
            Biodiversity Policy
            Indicates the strength of a company's biodiversity policies.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 7.0 out of 10
            7.0
      • Emissions
        Emissions
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices relating to air pollution, greenhouse gas emissions, water pollution and waste management.
        Rating: 5.8 out of 10
        5.8
        • Waste, Policies & Practices
          8.0
          • Waste Management Awards & Certifications
            Waste Management Awards & Certifications
            Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass waste.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 8.0 out of 10
            8.0
          • Waste Policies
            Waste Policies
            Indicates the strength of a company's solid waste policies.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 7.0 out of 10
            7.0
        • Water Pollution
          6.0
          • Policies & Practices
            8.0
            • Water Pollution Awards & Certifications
              Water Pollution Awards & Certifications
              Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass wastewater.
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 8.0 out of 10
              8.0
            • Water Pollution Policies
              Water Pollution Policies
              Indicates the strength of a company's wastewater policies.
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 5.0 out of 10
              5.0
          • Water Pollution Controversies
            Water Pollution Controversies
            Indicates if a company has any controversies relating to its wastewater emissions
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 4.0 out of 10
            4.0
        • Greenhouse Gases, Greenhouse Gas Policies
          Greenhouse Gases, Greenhouse Gas Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's greenhouse gas policies.
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 5.0 out of 10
          5.0
        • Criteria & Hazardous Air Pollutants, Air Pollution Policies
          Criteria & Hazardous Air Pollutants, Air Pollution Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's toxic air pollutant (e.g. NOx, SOx, PM) policies.
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 4.0 out of 10
          4.0
    • Resource Use
      Resource Use
      Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to resouce use, considering energy, water and materials.
      Rating: 6.0 out of 10
      6.0
      • Water
        Water
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to water use.
        Rating: 8.0 out of 10
        8.0
        • Policies & Practices
          8.0
          • Water Awards & Certifications
            Water Awards & Certifications
            Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass water resources.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 8.0 out of 10
            8.0
          • Water Policies
            Water Policies
            Indicates the strength of a company's water policies.
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 4.0 out of 10
            4.0
      • Energy
        Energy
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to energy use.
        Rating: 5.0 out of 10
        5.0
        • Policies & Practices, Energy Policies
          Policies & Practices, Energy Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's energy policies.
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 5.0 out of 10
          5.0
      • Materials
        Materials
        Summary evaluation of a company's policies and practices related to materials use.
        Rating: 5.0 out of 10
        5.0
        • Policies & Practices, Materials Policy
          Policies & Practices, Materials Policy
          Indicates whether a company has a comprehensive policy relating to materials management and reduction
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 5.0 out of 10
          5.0
    • Environmental Management
      Environmental Management
      Evaluation of a company's environmental management, considering how it is governed and whether it exhibits any leading edge practices or is involved in any controversies or compliance issues.
      Rating: 6.0 out of 10
      6.0
      • Leading Edge Practices
        Leading Edge Practices
        Indicates a company's leading environmental efforts; based on awards and certifications, external initiatives, and exemplary policies.
        GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
        Rating: 8.0 out of 10
        8.0
      • Governance
        Governance
        Summary evaluation of a company's governance capabilities, considering its policies and practices, environmental reporting activities, and management of its supply chain.
        Rating: 6.5 out of 10
        6.5
        • Supply Chain
          Supply Chain
          Indicates the strength of a company's policies and practices relating to the environmental impacts of its supply chain.
          Rating: 8.0 out of 10
          8.0
          • Policies & Practices
            8.0
            • Supply Chain Awards & Certifications
              Supply Chain Awards & Certifications
              Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass their environmental supply chain.
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 8.0 out of 10
              8.0
            • Supply Chain Policy
              Supply Chain Policy
              This indicates how a company incorporates environmental considerations and policy into its supply chain
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 7.0 out of 10
              7.0
        • Policies
          Policies
          Indicates the strength of a company's environmental policies.
          Rating: 6.0 out of 10
          6.0
          • Environmental Policies
            8.0
            • Awards & Certifications
              Awards & Certifications
              Indicates if the company has received any awards or certifications that encompass environmental policy.
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 8.0 out of 10
              8.0
            • Policies
              Policies
              Indicates the strength of a company's environmental management policies.
              GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
              Rating: 7.0 out of 10
              7.0
          • Controversies
            Controversies
            Indicates if a company has controversies that relate to its environmental policies
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 4.0 out of 10
            4.0
        • Reporting
          Reporting
          Indicates the strength of a company's policies and practices relating to environmental reporting.
          Rating: 5.0 out of 10
          5.0
          • Policies & Practices, Reporting Policy
            Policies & Practices, Reporting Policy
            Indicates whether a company reports on environmental initiatives using accepted global standards
            GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
            Rating: 5.0 out of 10
            5.0
      • Compliance & Controversies
        4.0
        • Environmental Policies
          Environmental Policies
          Indicates if a company has controversies that relate to its environmental policies
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 4.0 out of 10
          4.0
        • Water Pollution
          Water Pollution
          Indicates if a company has any controversies relating to its wastewater emissions
          GoodGuide, Environmental and Social Company Assessments
          Rating: 4.0 out of 10
          4.0

Ingredients

Desirable Ingredients in High Quantities
  • Meat Meal
Desirable Ingredients
  • Choline Chloride
  • Copper Proteinate
  • Manganese Proteinate
  • Vitamin A
  • Thiamin Mononitrate
  • Calcium Pantothenate
  • Fatty Acids, Vegetable-oil
  • Riboflavin
  • Biotin
  • Vitamin D3
  • Rice
  • Whole Ground Corn
  • Ground Whole Wheat
  • Copper Sulfate Monohydrate
  • Dried Peas
  • Sodium Chloride
  • Animal Fat Preserved with Bha and Citric Acid
  • Potassium Chloride
  • Vitamin E Acetate
  • Zinc Sulfate
  • Zinc Proteinate
Less Desirable Ingredients
  • Dried Carrots
  • FD&C Red 40
  • FD&C Blue 2
  • FD&C Yellow 5
  • FD&C Yellow 6
  • Wheat Mill Run