Best Wet Puppy Foods


The list below features The Dog Food Advisor’s Best Wet Puppy Foods for December 2018.

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.


Since small and medium breed puppies are not at risk

They can safely eat a large variety of QUALITY puppy foods.


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

Best Wet Puppy Foods
December 2018

Each wet dog food below is suitable for puppies and meets The Advisor’s 9 guidelines for identifying superior brands.

Use links below to compare price and package sizes at an online retailer.

Blue Buffalo Wilderness Rocky Mountain Red Meat PuppyWet4 stars
Canidae Grain Free Pure Foundations PuppyWet5 stars
Eagle Pack Natural Dog FoodWet4.5 stars
I and Love and YouWet5 stars
Merrick Grain Free Puppy PlateWet5 stars
Nulo Freestyle Grain Free PuppyWet5 stars
Nutro Puppy Chicken and Oatmeal PateWet4.5 stars
Wellness Complete Health Just for PuppyWet4.5 stars
Wellness Core Grain Free PuppyWet5 stars
Whole Earth Farms Grain Free Puppy RecipeWet4.5 stars