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Gently Cooked for Dogs

Superior cooking with sous vide! Primal Gently Cooked recipes are precisely cooked low and slow to retain moisture and flavor and maintain the integrity and bioavailability of nutrients. Our adult recipes are complete & balanced with whole foods and can be served as a delicious fresh meal or topper.
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  • Crafted in USA

  • Ethically Raised

  • Made With Grass-Fed Beef

  • Organic Produce

  • No Synthetic Vitamins

  • Real whole food nutrition with no synthetic vitamins or minerals
  • High digestibility to support maximum nutrient absorption
  • Packaged in individually-portioned, ready-to-serve pouches
Beef (with ground bone), Beef Liver, Organic Carrots, Organic Kale, Organic Squash, Organic Apples, Organic Cranberries, Organic Parsley, Montmorillonite Clay, Cod Liver Oil, Fish Oil, Dried Yeast, Vitamin E Supplement, Taurine, Organic Ground Alfalfa, Dried Organic Kelp
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Crude Protein12% min
Crude Fat4% min
Crude Fiber2% max
Moisture79% max

Typical Analysis:

  • Vitamins & Minerals

    Calcium 0.44%
    Phosphorous 0.35%
    Potassium 0.23%
    Sodium 0.07%
    Chloride 0.07%
    Magnesium 0.02%
    Iron 43.11 mg/kg
    Copper 11.78 mg/kg
    Manganese 4.33 mg/kg
    Zinc 41.73 mg/kg
    Iodine 1 mg/kg
    Selenium 0.16 mg/kg
    Thiamine: B1 4.01 mg/kg
    Riboflavin: B2 3.66 mg/kg
    Niacin: B3 48.67 mg/kg
    Pyridoxine: B6 2.72 mg/kg
    Vitamin B12 0.06 mg/kg
    Folic Acid 1.84 mg/kg
    Pantothenic Acid 110.83 mg/kg
    Choline 860.43 mg/kg
       
    Vitamin A 5072.76 IU/kg
    Vitamin D 212.32 IU/kg
    Vitamin E 208.74 IU/kg
       
    CA-to-P ratio: 1.26:1
  • Fatty Acids

    Linoleic Acid 0.51%
    Alpha-Linoleic Acid 0.03%
    EPA + DHA 0.10%
    Total Omega 3 0.16%
    Total Omega 6 0.64%

    Amino Acids

    Arginine 1.36%
    Cystine 0.12%
    Histidine 0.32%
    Isoleucine 0.54%
    Leucine 1.08%
    Lysine 1.02%
    Methionine 0.25%
    Phenylalanine 0.58%
    Threonine 0.52%
    Tryptophan 0.14%
    Tyrosine 0.36%
    Valine 0.69%
    Taurine 0.07%
  • Calorie Content

    Calories992 kcal/kg or 124 kcal/pouch
    Calories from Protein47%
    Calories from Fat49%
    Calories from Carbohydrates4%

    1 pouch = 4 oz.

    Macro Nutrients

    Protein 13%
    Fat 6%
    Fiber 0.90%
    Moisture 77.06%
    Ash 2.49%
    Carbohydrates 0.68%
    Beef & Carrot Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for Adults.

    Disclaimer: every attempt has been made to ensure that the nutritional information provided is an accurate representation of an actual or average as fed analysis of this product.

  • Vitamins & Minerals

    Calcium 1.90%
    Phosphorous 1.51%
    Potassium 0.99%
    Sodium 0.32%
    Chloride 0.30%
    Magnesium 0.10%
    Iron 187.92 mg/kg
    Copper 51.35 mg/kg
    Manganese 18.88 mg/kg
    Zinc 181.90 mg/kg
    Iodine 4.37 mg/kg
    Selenium 0.70 mg/kg
    Thiamine: B1 17.5 mg/kg
    Riboflavin: B2 15.97 mg/kg
    Niacin: B3 212.16 mg/kg
    Pyridoxine: B6 11.86 mg/kg
    Vitamin B12 0.24 mg/kg
    Folic Acid 8.01 mg/kg
    Pantothenic Acid 483.13 mg/kg
    Choline 3750.68 mg/kg
       
    Vitamin A 22112.57 IU/kg
    Vitamin D 925.5 IU/kg
    Vitamin E 909.9 IU/kg
  • Fatty Acids

    Linoleic Acid 2.21%
    Alpha-Linoleic Acid 0.15%
    EPA + DHA 0.43%
    Total Omega 3 0.68%
    Total Omega 6 2.80%

    Amino Acids

    Arginine 5.91%
    Cystine 0.53%
    Histidine 1.39%
    Isoleucine 2.34%
    Leucine 4.69%
    Lysine 4.43%
    Methionine 1.07%
    Phenylalanine 2.53%
    Threonine 2.27%
    Tryptophan 0.61%
    Tyrosine 1.58%
    Valine 3.00%
    Taurine 0.29%
  • Calorie Content

    Calories992 kcal/kg or 124 kcal/pouch
    Calories from Protein47%
    Calories from Fat49%
    Calories from Carbohydrates4%

    1 pouch = 4 oz.

    Macro Nutrients

    Protein 57.80%
    Fat 24.47%
    Fiber 3.94%
    Ash 10.84%
    Carbohydrates 2.95%
    Beef & Carrot Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for Adults.

    Disclaimer: every attempt has been made to ensure that the nutritional information provided is an accurate representation of an actual or average dry matter analysis of this product.

  • Vitamins & Minerals

    Calcium 4.41 g/1000kcal
    Phosphorous 3.49 g/1000kcal
    Potassium 2.31 g/1000kcal
    Sodium 0.75 g/1000kcal
    Chloride 0.71 g/1000kcal
    Magnesium 0.24 g/1000kcal
    Iron 43.62 mg/1000kcal
    Copper 11.92 mg/1000kcal
    Manganese 4.38 mg/1000kcal
    Zinc 42.22mg/1000kcal
    Iodine 1.02 mg/1000kcal
    Selenium 0.16 mg/1000kcal
    Thiamine: B1 4.06 mg/1000kcal
    Riboflavin: B2 3.71 mg/1000kcal
    Niacin: B3 49.24 mg/1000kcal
    Pyridoxine: B6 2.75 mg/1000kcal
    Vitamin B12 0.06 mg/1000kcal
    Folic Acid 1.86 mg/1000kcal
    Pantothenic Acid 112.14 mg/1000kcal
    Choline 870.54 mg/1000kcal
       
    Vitamin A 5132.39 IU/1000kcal
    Vitamin D 214.81 IU/1000kcal
    Vitamin E 211.19 IU/1000kcal
  • Fatty Acids

    Linoleic Acid 5.13 g/1000kcal
    Alpha-Linoleic Acid 0.34 g/1000kcal
    EPA + DHA 0.99 g/1000kcal
    Total Omega 3 1.58 g/1000kcal
    Total Omega 6 6.49 g/1000kcal

    Amino Acids

    Arginine 13.71 g/1000kcal
    Cystine 1.23 g/1000kcal
    Histidine 3.22 g/1000kcal
    Isoleucine 5.43 g/1000kcal
    Leucine 10.89 g/1000kcal
    Lysine 10.28 g/1000kcal
    Methionine 2.49 g/1000kcal
    Phenylalanine 5.87 g/1000kcal
    Threonine 5.26 g/1000kcal
    Tryptophan 1.41 g/1000kcal
    Tyrosine 4.27 g/1000kcal
    Valine 6.95 g/1000kcal
    Taurine 0.68 g/1000kcal
  • Calorie Content

    Calories992 kcal/kg or 124 kcal/pouch
    Calories from Protein47%
    Calories from Fat49%
    Calories from Carbohydrates4%

    1 pouch = 4 oz.

    Macro Nutrients

    Protein 134.17 g/1000kcal
    Fat 56.79 g/1000kcal
    Fiber 9.14 g/1000kcal
    Ash 25.16 g/1000kcal
    Carbohydrates 13.64 g/1000kcal
    Beef & Carrot Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for Adults.

    Disclaimer: every attempt has been made to ensure that the nutritional information provided is an accurate representation of an actual or average caloric analysis of this product.

  • Storage

    Keep our Gently Cooked foods frozen until ready to use. For best results, thaw Gently Cooked in pre-portioned pouches in the refrigerator. Pouches can then be refrozen and thawed as necessary.

    Thawed Gently Cooked foods will maintain optimum freshness for up to 5 days under refrigeration.

    Available In

    8oz Box (two 4oz pouches)

    3lb Variety Pack (16 4oz pouches)

  • Safe Handling Tips

    Wash all work surfaces, utensils, hands, and food bowls with hot, soapy water after handling any pet food. 

    Keep pet food away from children and separate from other foods.

  • Preparation & Serving

    Keep frozen until ready to thaw.

    Thaw pouch in the refrigerator for approximately 10 hours. You can stage up to a week's worth of food in the refrigerator to speed up prep time!

    To serve as a meal, follow recommended feeding guidelines on packaging.

    To serve as a topper, simply add to your pet's favorite meal!

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