Barking Heads is made with simple, easy to understand ingredients like deboned salmon meat, sweet potatoes, and seaweed.
Sourced and made in the UK, Barking Heads have:
Their meat-dense formulas are tailored to different life stages; each life stage has different needs, and Barking Heads ensures they get the necessary nutrients.
Pet lovers Paul, Dave and Jim, left their jobs at an American pet food company after it was bought over by a MNC.
They wanted to make their own pet food, and after much research, Barking Heads was formed in 2008.
Each Barking Heads adult dog formula is made to target a specific health issues like skin & coat care and hip & joint care.
Barking Heads has also made their non-grain-free formulas cater to choosy eaters (Fusspot), dogs with sensitive stomachs (Tender Loving Care) and small breeds (Tiny Paw’s Bad Hair Day).
Their non-grain-free formulas are made with 45 to 50% meat, and tend to have limited ingredients.
Each Barking Heads bag has no more than twenty ingredients, all of which are simple and easy to understand.
Barking Heads’ grain-free formulas are made with 50% meat and complex carbohydrates like sweet potatoes, lentils and peas.
They come in three flavours: Fish-N-Delish, Turkey Delight and Quackers, and are all free of grains and chicken.
This makes them easily digested, and are recommended for dogs that are allergic to chicken and grains such as rice and barley.
All Barking Heads’ grain-free formulas also contain lucerne (also known as alfalfa), which is a good source of protein, fibre, vitamins and minerals like iron, magnesium, Vitamin A, C, E and more!
Puppies and senior dogs have different nutritional needs from adult dogs, puppies for example need DHA for brain development.
Puppy Days has DHA for brain and eye development, added calcium for strong bones and teeth, and prebiotic FOS & MOS for better gastrointestinal health and immune system.
Senior dogs on the other hand need a little help with their hips and joints, and require an easier-to-digest, lower GI diet too.
Golden Years senior dog food is a wheat-free, lower GI recipe formulated for dogs aged 7 years and above. It has glucosamine, MSM and chondroitin for joint & hip care, added l-carnitine for heart and muscle maintenance, and prebiotic FOS & MOS for better gastrointestinal health and immune system.