Best Wet Puppy Foods

Best Wet Puppy Foods

The list below features The Dog Food Advisor’s Best Wet Puppy Foods for November 2019.

What’s the Best
Wet Dog Food for Puppies?

To be included on our list, each wet puppy food must meet AAFCO nutrient profiles for either Growth or All Life Stages.

And must also contain…

  • No risky cancer-causing preservatives
  • No anonymous meat ingredients
  • No toxic coloring agents
  • No generic animal fat
  • No propylene glycol
  • Above-average protein content
  • Below-average carbohydrates
  • Modest fat-to-protein ratio

Special Alert for
Large Breed Puppies

Feeding a food that contains too much calcium can significantly increase a large breed puppy’s RISK of hip dysplasia.

And other crippling skeletal disorders.

However…

Small and medium breed puppies can safely eat a wide variety of QUALITY puppy foods.

So…

If you’re feeding a large breed puppy, be sure to visit our Best Large Breed Puppy Foods page.

Top 10 Best Wet Puppy Food Brands
November 2019

Here are The Dog Food Advisor’s top 10 best wet puppy foods for November 2019.

Nulo Freestyle Grain-Free Canned Wet Puppy Food Turkey, Cod, Sweet Potato

Nulo Freestyle Canned Puppy Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Turkey, turkey broth, salmon broth, turkey liver, cod
  • Profile: All life stages
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 43%, a fat level of 23% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 26%.

Above-average protein. Near-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Canidae Grain-Free Pure Foundations Puppy Formula Wet Canned Dog Food

Canidae Grain-Free Pure Foundations Canned Puppy Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Chicken, chicken broth, dried egg, peas, salmon oil
  • Profile: Growth
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 43%, a fat level of 30% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 19%.

Above-average protein. Above-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Wellness Complete Health Just for Puppy Canned Wet Dog Food

Wellness Complete Health Just for Puppy

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Chicken broth, chicken, chicken liver, salmon, ground barley
  • Profile: All life stages
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 41%, a fat level of 32% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 19%.

Near-average protein. Above-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Merrick Grain-Free Puppy Plate Canned Wet Dog Food Chicken Recipe

Merrick Grain-Free Puppy Plate Canned Dog Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Deboned chicken, chicken broth, turkey, turkey broth, duck
  • Profile: All life stages
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 53%, a fat level of 26% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 13%.

Above-average protein. Above-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe Puppy Wet Canned Grain-Free Dog Food

Blue Buffalo Homestyle Recipe Canned Puppy Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Chicken, chicken broth, chicken liver, carrots, peas
  • Profile: Growth
  • Best for: Small and medium breed puppies

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 41%, a fat level of 27% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 24%.

Above-average protein. Above-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Eukanuba Canned Wet Puppy Food Mixed Grill Chicken and Beef Dinner

Eukanuba Canned Puppy Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Water, chicken, beef liver, beef, wheat flour
  • Profile: Growth
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 50%, a fat level of 22% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 20%.

Above-average protein. Near-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Nutro Puppy Sweet Potato and Chicken Canned Grain-Free Wet Dog Food

Nutro Puppy Wet Dog Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Chicken, pork Broth, chicken broth, sweet potatoes, chicken liver
  • Profile: Growth
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 53%, a fat level of 17% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 23%.

Above-average protein. Below-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Whole Earth Farms Puppy Grain-Free Canned Wet Dog Food

Whole Earth Farms Puppy Recipe Wet Dog Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Chicken, chicken broth, turkey, chicken liver, salmon
  • Profile: All life stages
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 41%, a fat level of 30% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 22%.

Near-average protein. Above-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Wellness Core Grain-Free Puppy Canned Wet Dog Food

Wellness Core Puppy Canned Dog Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Turkey, chicken liver, chicken, turkey broth, herring
  • Profile: Growth
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 55%, a fat level of 36% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 1%.

Above-average protein. Above-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.


Solid Gold Love at First Bark Canned Wet Puppy Dog Food

Solid Gold Love at First Bark Wet Puppy Food

Rating:

  • First 5 ingredients: Water sufficient for processing, beef, beef liver, potatoes, dried egg whites
  • Profile: Growth
  • Best for: All puppies including large breeds

Label analysis reveals a dry matter protein content of 50%, a fat level of 17% and an estimated carbohydrate share of about 25%.

Above-average protein. Below-average fat. And below-average carbs when compared to a typical wet puppy food.

Highly recommended.