Why Air-Dried is a Better Choice
Zeal air-dried pet foods are naturally preserved at 80° Celsius. This gently evaporates moisture and bacteria while retaining all the nutrients, enzymes, amino acids and vitamins. And flavour.
The result? A delicious pet food made with 96% locally sourced meat and organs, strengthened with naturally sourced ingredients to provide a complete and balanced diet. All the nutrition of raw without needing refrigeration or rehydrating like freeze-dried.
- Recipes meet or exceed AAFCO standards
- 96% Protein-rich meats and organs
- High quality naturally sourced ingredients
- No artificial fillers or binders
- Air dried to preserve nutrients
- Feeds less than kibble or raw
- More cost-effective than raw or freeze dried
- Highly digestible, easy on the stomach
- More convenient than raw or freeze-dried
*Because Zeal has most of the moisture removed, it is recommended you have lots of fresh water handy for your dog.
Locally and Naturally Sourced Ingredients
Zeal recipes feature 96% meat, muscle and organs– packed with protein and naturally occurring vitamins, minerals and amino acids. There are no artificial additives, preservatives or colours in our recipes, so your pet shouldn’t have any allergic reactions.
They boosted the nutritional value by replacing ingredients that may evaporate during the airdrying process. We then add small amounts of natural ingredients to help skin, coat, teeth, digestion and immune systems.
- Food Grade Bamboo Fibre – helps detox and promotes gastrointestinal health and digestion, contributing to a firm stool
- Rosemary Extract – natural antioxidant with anti-microbial properties to help immune system and recovery after exercise
- Kelp – active minerals like iodine; dental health; (the jerky texture of dried food also helps scrub teeth)
- Sunflower Lecithin – vascular and heart health, promotes healthy skin and coat
- Parsley – anti-inflammatory, joint health, overall digestive health and reduces bad breath
Special recipe ingredients include:
- Freeze-Dried Salmon – Omega 3 oils and fatty acids, vitamin B12, B3 and D
- Freeze-Dried Pumpkin – aids digestion, tastes good
- Hemp – 3% hemp oil and protein with Omega 3, Omega 6, Omega 9 and steridonic acid to promote overall health, strengthen the immune system, boost skin and coat health, support healthy heart and weight, prevent cancer and for older dogs, provide pain relief for hips and joints