GREG OF HEFTON FARMS IN HANSON, KENTUCKY. TRUSTED SUPPLIER OF FRESH LOCAL CHICKEN.

Light & Fit

with FRESH FREE-RUN chicken, turkey & wild-caught fish
Available sizes
12 OZ /4.5 LB /13 LB /25 LB
Available sizes
12 OZ /4.5 LB /13 LB /25 LB

Light & Fit

with FRESH FREE-RUN chicken, turkey & wild-caught fish

all breeds | adult maintenance

By nature, all dogs are evolved as carnivores, biologically adapted for a diet rich and varied in fresh meats with smaller amounts of fruits, vegetables and grasses.

PREMIUM ANIMAL INGREDIENTS

IN NOURISHING WHOLEPREY RATIOS

VEGETABLES, FRUITS, BOTANICALS

PLUS ESSENTIAL VITAMINS AND MINERALS

GRAIN, POTATO, GLUTENS

NO MEAT BY-PRODUCTS
NO PLANT PROTEIN CONCENTRATES

BIOLOGICALLY APPROPRIATE

PROTEIN-RICH AS NATURE INTENDED

WHOLEPREY SUPERFOOD

POULTRY + ORGANS + CARTILAGE

FRESH AND REGIONAL

INGREDIENTS DELIVERED FRESH OR RAW

NATURAL PALATABILITY

FREEZE-DRIED INFUSIONS

PREMIUM ANIMAL INGREDIENTS

comparison-chicken

FRESH FREE-RUN CHICKEN

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comparison-turkey

FRESH FREE-RUN TURKEY

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Wild sole

FRESH WILD-CAUGHT FLOUNDER

PLUS 3 3/4 LB* OF DRIED TURKEY, CHICKEN AND EGG INGREDIENTS

*APPROXIMATE AMOUNTS IN A 13LB BAG

SUPERFOOD FOR DOGS

ACANA features WholePrey ratios of poultry, organs and cartilage which deliver nutrients naturally, without long lists of synthetic additives.

HOW MUCH?

MEAT

Inclusions

HOW FRESH?

FRESH

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DRIED

HOW MANY?

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3 DIFFERENT ANIMALS IN WHOLEPREY RATIOS

HOW MUCH?

  • ACANA leads its class in premium animal inclusions.

HOW MANY?

A variety of meats in WholePrey ratios supply nutrients naturally, dramatically reducing the need for synthetic supplements.

AMERICA’S BEST AND FRESHEST INGREDIENTS

ACANA Light & Fit features an unmatched variety of local ingredients that are raised by people we know and trust, sourced from federally inspected facilities, and then delivered to our DogStar® kitchens fresh or raw!

Deboned chicken, deboned turkey, turkey meal, chicken meal, whole red lentils, whole green peas, whole yellow peas, lentil fiber, atlantic flounder, chicken giblets, chicken broth, dried pumpkin, whole green lentils, whole pinto beans, whole chickpeas, herring meal, pollock oil, natural chicken flavor, whole dried egg, chicken cartilage, mixed tocopherols (preservative), whole pumpkin, collard greens, whole carrots, whole apples, dried kelp, zinc proteinate, calcium pantothenate, freeze-dried chicken liver, freeze-dried turkey liver, chicory root, turmeric, sarsaparilla root, althea root, rose hips, juniper berries, dried lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried bifidobacterium animalis fermentation product, dried lactobacillus casei fermentation product.

DESIGNED FOR CARNIVORES

They might look different, but your dog shares his eating anatomy with the gray wolf – which means he’s evolved as a carnivore and adapted for a diet rich in meat, protein and fat.

Based on this biological fact, and to produce a nutritional analysis that mirrors the diet Mother Nature would provide for your dog, ACANA Light & Fit is rich in nourishing proteins and fats, while excluding rice, potato and tapioca and long lists of synthetic ingredients found in some dog foods.

  • Guaranteed Analysis

    Crude protein (min.) 33 %
    Crude fat (min.) 10 %
    Crude fiber (max.) 8 %
    Moisture (max.) 12 %
    DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) (min.) 0.2 %
    EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) (min.) 0.2 %
    Calcium (min.) 1.1 %
    Phosphorus (min.) 0.9 %
    Omega-6 fatty acids* (min.) 1.5 %
    Omega-3 fatty acids* (min.) 1.2 %
    Glucosamine* (min.) 800 mg/kg
    Total Microorganisms* (min.) 100MM CFU/lb
    (Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bifidobacterium animalis, Lactobacillus casei)

    *not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

YOUR DOG IS SPECIAL

ACANA Light & Fit benefits dogs of every breed and size. Just like you, your dog is a unique individual with feeding requirements that vary with environment, age and activity.

The table below provides a starting point, which you can adjust as needed to maintain optimum weight and peak conditioning. We suggest monitoring your dog’s weight and adjusting rations as needed. We also recommend feeding twice daily and insist that you always keep fresh, clean water available to your dog.

† Use a standard 8 oz measuring cup. Serve dry or lightly moistened. See your veterinarian regularly. To help maintain freshness, we recommend sealing the bag tightly and storing it in a cool, dry location.

ACANA Light & Fit is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for Adult Maintenance.

CALORIE DISTRIBUTION

Compared to some dog foods, ACANA delivers more calories from protein and fat and less from carbohydrates, promoting your dog’s peak health.

Metabolizable Energy is 3055 kcal/kg (348 kcal per 8 oz cup), with 38% from protein, 34% from carbohydrates, and 28% from fat.

 

BIOLOGICALLY APPROPRIATE

MEAT-BASED FOODS THAT MIRROR YOUR DOG’S EVOLUTIONARY DIET.

The gray wolf is ancestor to all dogs. And while years of breeding have produced hundreds of “different-looking wolves,” the internal workings of modern dogs and their wolf cousins remain unchanged, so it’s no surprise that their dietary needs remain the same too.

Our award-winning Biologically Appropriate philosophy is simple: mirror the quantity, freshness and variety of meats that dogs are evolved to eat, while limiting the long lists of synthetic ingredients that don’t belong in your dog’s natural diet.

  • RICH IN MEAT (60%)

    Your dog is biologically adapted for a diet rich in meat. That’s why we loaded ACANA Light & Fit with 60% poultry, including chicken, turkey and whole nest-laid eggs, all sourced from regional farms, and all from poultry federally inspected facilities.

  • HIGH FRESH MEAT INCLUSIONS (1/2)

    Meats are in their most natural and nourishing form when they’re fresh. That’s why half of the poultry in ACANA Light & Fit is authentically fresh and loaded with goodness and taste, and the other half is dried to provide a strong and natural source of protein.

  • A VARIETY OF MEATS (3)

    In nature, dogs benefit from an assortment of prey animals. That’s why ACANA features a diversity fresh poultry in richly nourishing WholePrey ratios of meat, organs and cartilage to mimic your dog’s natural diet and eliminate the need for long lists of synthetic additives.

  • RICH IN MEAT PROTEIN (33%)

    Entirely free of the pea or potato protein concentrates common in today’s dog foods, ACANA derives its rich protein content from premium animal ingredients (not plants), supporting lean muscle mass and nourishing your dog according to his evolutionary needs.

  • FRESH FRUIT AND VEGETABLES (30%)

    Your dog’s natural diet contains almost no carbohydrate at all. That’s why ACANA features fruits and vegetables in limited quantities—meaning no extra non-essential carbohydrate to be stored as body fat.

    This helps maintain healthy blood sugar levels, reduces the potential for fat storage, and promotes overall good health.

60% MEAT
Loaded with protein

ACANA leads its class with nourishing meat inclusions, all from animals sourced from federally inspected facilities, prior to inclusion in our foods.

1/2 FRESH OR RAW
Unmatched inclusions
  • 1/2 of meat is fresh and bursting with goodness.
  • 1/2 is dried for a strong and natural source of protein.
3 FRESH MEATS
Regionally sourced

WHOLEPREY™
SUPERFOOD FOR DOGS

Fresh meat, organs and cartilage deliver nutrients naturally, dramatically reducing the need for synthetic supplements.

29% PROTEIN FROM MEAT
NO PLANT PROTEINS

No glutens or plant protein extracts or concentrates.

FRESH FRUIT AND VEGETABLES (30%)
Grain-free

Grains replaced with lentils and field peas.

FRESH FRUIT AND VEGETABLES (GL 9)
NO POTATO OR STARCH

No fast sugars such as potato, tapioca or starches.

LOCAL FRUITS AND VEGETABLES
KENTUCKY GROWN

Including whole pumpkin and squash for digestive health.

FREEZE-DRY INFUSED
INTENSE FLAVOR

Fresh liver, freeze-dried in our own kitchens and infused into our foods. Perfect for fussy eaters.