Fresh Ingredients

Deboned Chicken

Source: Source: USA
Fresh Chicken provides a desired aroma and flavor. Chicken provides protein, calcium, phosphorous and many trace minerals.

Deboned Lamb

Source: Australia/New Zealand
Fresh Lamb provides a desired aroma and flavor. This rich protein source also contributes calcium and phosphorus as well other vital trace minerals. We use antibiotic, hormone and pesticide free lamb that is raised free range in Australia or New Zealand.

Deboned Salmon

Source: Wild Caught Source: USA / Norway
Fresh Salmon provides a desired aroma and flavor, and is high in protein, omega 3 fatty acids and vitamin D. It is a good source of DHA and EPA, which are important for brain function and structure.

 


 

Dried Meats

 

Deboned Turkey

Source:Source: USA
Fresh turkey provides a desired aroma and flavor of a highly digestible meat protein that has all of the required amino acids, low cholesterol levels, rich in calcium, potassium, B vitamins, niacin, iron and zinc.

Chicken Meal

Source: USA
Chicken provides protein, calcium, phosphorous and many trace minerals.

Lamb Meal

Source: USA
Lamb meal is a rich protein source, and also contributes calcium and phosphorus as well other vital trace minerals. We use antibiotic, hormone and pesticide free lamb that is raised free range in Australia or New Zealand.

Salmon Meal

Wild Caught Source: USA / Norway
Salmon meal provides a highly digestible meat protein with all of the essential amino acids, Omega 3 fatty acids, vitamins and minerals for muscle development and energy.

Turkey Meal

Source: USA
Turkey meal contains more protein per serving than other meats. Turkey meal provides a wide spectrum of nutrition that will promote energy and general health.

 


 

Vegetables

 

Pea Protein

Source: USA
Peas are a legume and an excellent source of vegetable protein. It is naturally cholesterol, lactose, gluten and fat free.

Dried Chickpeas

Source: USA / Canada
Dried Chickpeas are highly nutritious, non-glutinous, non-acid forming and non-allergenic. They are also a great source of zinc and foliate, contain antioxidants like vitamin C, vitamin E, beta-carotene and phytonutrients, improve control of blood sugar and insulin secretion, help lower your risk of colon problems, help reduce cardiovascular risks.

Dried Peas

Source: USA
Peas are a legume and an excellent source of vegetable protein. It is naturally cholesterol, lactose, gluten and fat free.
Dried Lentils
Source: USA / Canada
Lentils help to reduce blood cholesterol since it contains high levels of soluble fiber. Adding to the many benefits of fiber, soluble fiber traps carbohydrates, slowing down digestion and stabilizing blood sugar levels. The insoluble dietary fiber found in lentils helps prevent constipation and other digestive disorders.

Dried Green Peas

Source: USA
Green peas provide a good source of protein, fiber, potassium, Beta-carotene, and phytonutrients coumestrol and saponins. Green peas contain a unique assortment of health-protective phytonutrients. One of these phytonutrients—a polyphenol called coumestrol–has recently come to the forefront of research with respect to stomach cancer protection. The unique phytonutrients in green peas also provide us with key antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits. Included in these phytonutrients are some recently-discovered green pea phytonutrients called saponins.

Dried Yellow Peas

Source: USA
Yellow peas provide a good source of protein, fiber, potassium, Beta-carotene, and phytonutrients coumestrol and saponins. Yellow peas contain a unique assortment of health-protective phytonutrients. One of these phytonutrients—a polyphenol called coumestrol–has recently come to the forefront of research with respect to stomach cancer protection. The unique phytonutrients in green peas also provide us with key antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits. Included in these phytonutrients are some recently-discovered green pea phytonutrients called saponins.

 


 

Fats

 

Flaxseed

Source: USA
Flax seed provides linoleic acid, essential amino acids, Omega 3 & 6 fatty acids, vitamins, minerals, for muscle development, energy, and inhibiting inflammatory reactions. Flax seed consumption has powerful antioxidant effects to inhibit the damage caused by free radicals as very reactive molecules that start disease states, many cancers, inflammatory health problems, and premature death

Canola Oil

Source: USA
GMO Free Canola oil is an excellent alternative to Chicken Fat in pet food for those animals allergic to chicken. It possesses a beneficial omega-3 fatty acid profile as well.

Chicken Fat

Source: USA
Chicken fat provides stability of any good food, and provides a quality source of essential fatty acids for energy and contains 17-23% linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid.

 


 

Proprietary Blend Special & Micro Ingredients

 

Mixed Tocopherols

Source: USA
Mixed Tocopherols refers to the family of structures recognized as Vitamin E and is used as an antioxidant to preserve the food.

Natural Flavor

Source: USA
Natural Flavor provides for improved pet food palatability, essential amino acids, Omega-6 fatty acids, vitamins and minerals for muscle development and energy.

Tomato Pomace

Source: USA
Tomato Pomace provides dietary fiber as a Probiotics support, and contains linoleic acid, B vitamins, Lycopene, phytosterols, Tocopherols, and Beta-carotene [precursor Vitamin A]. Tomato Pomace consumption has powerful antioxidant effects which act to inhibit the damage caused by free radicals.

Dried Cranberries

Source: USA
Cranberries have strong antioxidants that fights free radicals in the body, contributes to urinary tract health by preventing bacterial infection in the urinary tract, and aids in the prevention of struvite crystals in the urethra.

Coconut Oil

Source: Indonesia / Philippines
Coconut oil with up to 50% Medium Chain Triglycerides can help pets burn fats and reduce infections by having a proven antimicrobial, lauric acid, available to challenge bacteria, viruses, and fungi

Dried Kelp

Source: Canada
Kelp is an excellent source of essential vitamins and minerals (including iodine). Kelp provides phytochemicals as sources of antioxidant agents providing natural protection against free radicals. Pureluxe uses a brand called Tasco Kelp, which is more expensive & more consistent when harvesting than standard kelp being utilized in pet food.

Dried Chicory Root

Source: Belgium
Consumption of FOS [Fructo-Oligio-Saccharide] from Chicory roots serves as a Prebiotics to support antipathogenic microbes in the large intestine. FOS acts by inhibiting pathogens and aiding in firm stool formation which helps overall gastrointestinal tract health.

Dried Apples

Source: USA
Apple powder provides an excellent source of pectin, a water-soluble fiber.

Dried Carrots

Source: USA
Carrots provide the powerful antioxidant phytochemical, Beta-carotene, and other vitamins and minerals. They are high in Vitamin A and carotenoids. Carotenoids are strong antioxidants providing protection against free radicals which broadly degrades a pets health and causes cancer.

Pumpkin Seeds

Source: USA
Pumpkin seeds have long been valued as a source of the fiber, zinc and vitamin E.

Yucca Schidigera Extract

Source: Mexico
Yucca Schidigera as a natural cactus extract acts to supports anti-inflammatory processes in connective tissues and reduces undesirable indoor odors by inhibiting urease which forms ammonia.

Taurine

Source: Japan
Taurine is essential, as an amino acid. It is associated with growth, eye health, and cardiac health.

l-Carnitine

Source: Czech Republic
Carnitine, an amino acid, acts to increase fat metabolism, lowers cholesterol, triglyceride levels, and promotes endurance. Pureluxe uses 50% vs. the 10% that most pet food companies use; hence, your pet will have more benefit.

Turmeric

Source: India
The active compound in Turmeric is curcumin which is believed to have a wide range of biological effects including anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antitumour, antibacterial, and antiviral activities, which indicate potential in clinical medicine.

 


 

Essential Vitamins & Chelated Minerals

 

Vitamin E

Source: USA
Vitamin E is a potent antioxidant.

Niacin

Source: Switzerland
Niacin/Vitamin B3 is also called Nicotinic Acid or Nicotinamide. It is essential for healthy nerves and skin. It is important in the metabolism of carbohydrates, proteins and fats and is important for the proper health of the central nervous and GI systems.

D-Calcium Pantothenate

Source: Germany
D-Calcium Pantothenate – One of the B vitamins, it acts as a coenzyme in the conversion of amino acids and is important for healthy skin. It also promotes normal growth and development and aids in the release of energy from foods.

Vitamin A

Source: Switzerland
Vitamin A is essential for healthy bones, teeth, hair, skin, eyes, and mucous membranes. It is an oil soluble vitamin and is important to the immune system especially for respiratory infections.

Thiamine Mononitrate

Source: Germany
Thiamine Mononitrate – Vitamin B1 is essential for the metabolism of carbohydrates and protein. It helps keep mucous membranes healthy, maintains normal function of the nervous system, muscles and heart. Also promotes normal growth and development.

Pyridoxine Hydrochloride

Source:Germany
Pyridoxine Hydrochloride/Vitamin B6 is essential for the metabolism of proteins. It acts as a cofactor for the large hydrochloride number of enzymes involved in amino acid and metabolism. It is also involved in the metabolism of the precursor of heme—a compound of blood that helps in the normal function of the brain.

Riboflavin

Source: Germany
Riboflavin/Vit B2 is important for the digestion of fats and carbohydrates and for healthy skin and coat. Key for normal growth and development.

Vitamin D3

Source: Switzerland
Vitamin D promotes healthy skin, bone, connective tissue and heart. It is necessary for the proper absorption and utilization of calcium and phosphorus.

Biotin

Source: USA
Biotin – Also known as Vitamin H, it is active in the metabolism of fats, carbohydrates and protein, and the formation of fatty acids. It promotes normal health of sweat glands, nerve tissue, bone marrow, blood cells, skin, and hair. It is essential for growth and well-being.

Vitamin B12

Source: France
Vitamin B12 is a coenzyme in nucleic acid, protein and lipid synthesis. It is necessary for growth. Necessary for normal processing of carbohydrates, protein, and fat in the body.

Folic Acid

Source: France
Folic Acid – A water soluble B-vitamin that plays an important role in various cellular functions.

Ferrous Sulfate

Source: USA
Ferrous sulfate is a form of the mineral iron that pet food manufacturers include in your dog’s food to support red blood cell formation.

Zinc Oxide

Source: USA
Zinc is an essential mineral important in helping to support healthy skin, hair and mucous membranes. It has antioxidant properties, helps maintain normal taste and sense of smell, helps synthesize DNA and RNA and promotes normal growth and development.

Calcium Carbonate

Source: USA
A mineral compound that is commonly used as a calcium supplement.

Manganous Oxide

Source: USA
Manganese is an essential mineral for normal growth and development, aids in carbohydrate metabolism, promotes nerve functions, aids in formation of connective tissue and is involved in the antioxidation process.

Copper Sulfate

Source: USA
Copper promotes normal red blood cell formation, acts as a catalyst in storage and release of iron to form hemoglobin for red blood cells, assists in the production of several enzymes involved in respiration, promotes connective-tissue formation and central nervous system function and promotes normal insulin function.

Iron Amino Acid Chelate

Source: USA
Iron Chelate is an advanced essential mineral.

Manganese Amino Acid Chelate

Source: USA
Manganese is an essential mineral for normal growth and development, aids in carbohydrate metabolism, promotes nerve functions, aids in formation of connective tissue and is involved in the antioxidation process.

Zinc Amino Acid Chelate

Source: USA
Zinc is an essential mineral important in helping to support healthy skin, hair and mucous membranes.

Copper Amino Acid Chelate

Source: USA
Copper promotes normal red blood cell formation, acts as a catalyst in storage and release of iron to form hemoglobin for red blood cells, assists in the production of several enzymes involved in respiration, promotes connective-tissue formation and central nervous system function and promotes normal insulin function.

Sodium Selenite

Source: USA
Sodium Selenite is a source of selenium. Selenium is important to healthy muscles and nerves.

Cobalt Carbonate

Source: USA
Cobalt carbonate is a source of cobalt for vitamin B12 synthesis.

Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide

Source: USA
EDTI is a source of iodine, which is a required nutrient.

Dicalcium Phosphate

Source: USA
A mineral compound that is used as a nutritional source of calcium and phosphorus to help with bone health.

Calcium Chloride

Source: USA
A mineral compound that is commonly used as a calcium supplement.

Choline Chloride

Source: Italy
Choline Chloride acts to protect nerve function, maintains fat metabolism, regulates the liver, and aids acid and water balance.

Potassium Chloride

Source: USA
Potassium is critical for a regular heart rhythm, a healthy nervous system. Also, helps maintain stable blood pressure, and correct muscle contraction.

Salt

Source: USA
Consuming salt supplies the electrolytes [and essential nutrients] of Sodium and Chlorine. Salt helps to regulate water balance in the body, aid in muscle contraction and nerve transmission and regulate the body’s acid­ balance. It also contains trace minerals associated with animal health.

 


 

Probiotics & Enzymes

 

Dried Enterococcus Faecium Fermentation Product

Source: USA
Probiotics are active dehydrated cultures added to kibble after processing. They are activated on ingesting the food and help to maintain normal bacteria balance in the lower intestine. They aid in digestion and help promote gut health.

Dried Lactobacillus Acidophilus Fermentation Product

Source: USA
Probiotics are active dehydrated cultures added to after processing. They are activated on ingesting the food and help to maintain normal bacteria balance in the lower intestine. They aid in digestion and help promote gut health.

Dried Lactobacillus Casei Fermentation Product

Source: USA
Probiotics are active dehydrated cultures added to after processing. They are activated on ingesting the food and help to maintain normal bacteria balance in the lower intestine. They aid in digestion and help promote gut health.

Rosemary Extract

Source: USA
Rosemary Extract is a Natural Preservative.

Dried Aspergillus Oryzae Fermentation Extract

Source: USA
Enzymes used to support the Probiotic inclusion in Pureluxe pet food.

Dried Trichoderma Reesei Fermentation Extract

Source: USA
Enzymes used to support the Probiotic inclusion in Pureluxe pet food.

Dried Aspergillus Niger Fermentation Product

Source: USA
Enzymes used to support the Probiotic inclusion in Pureluxe pet food.

Dried Candida Rugosa Fermentation Extract

Source: USA
Enzymes used to support the Probiotic inclusion in Pureluxe pet food.

Dried Papaya

Source: USA
Enzymes used to support the Probiotic inclusion in Pureluxe pet food.

Dried Pineapple

Source: USA
Enzymes used to support the Probiotic inclusion in Pureluxe pet food.