Best Dry Puppy Foods

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Basset Hound Puppy Waits for FoodWhat’s the best dry puppy food?

The following is a list of The Dog Food Advisor’s best dry dog foods that contain at least one puppy food in their product line.

To qualify, every puppy food must meet AAFCO nutritional profiles for either all life stages or growth.

Within each review, look for products that include the word “puppy” in their names.

Plus many other products are appropriate for all life stages — a category that also includes puppies.

What’s the Best Dry Puppy Food?

After considering dozens of criteria, we determined that the best dry puppy foods should contain:

  • No controversial chemical preservatives
  • No anonymous meat ingredients
  • No artificial coloring agents
  • No generic animal fats
  • Substantial amounts of meat-based protein
  • Reasonable fat-to-protein ratios
  • Modest carbohydrate content

Best Dry Puppy Foods