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Old 03-10-2007, 07:14 PM
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I picked up a bag of orijen on my ski vacation 2 weeks ago. Friend I was with thought I was nuts buying dog food on my vacation
But looks liek I won't be finding anymore TWO locally.. No one wants to sell it. *shrug*
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Old 03-10-2007, 08:51 PM
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It was $12.50 for a 5.5lb bag
That is a really good price! Not that far off from Innova EVO
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Old 03-10-2007, 09:45 PM
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The price isn't bad at all, and the ingredients are really great I really hope the brand gets more mainstream... it seems like it is spreading through the US pretty quickly now.
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Old 03-10-2007, 09:49 PM
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I do have a question if you doing mind, How does Orijen compare to Innova EVO?
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Old 03-10-2007, 09:55 PM
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EVO

Ingredient list:
Turkey, Chicken, Turkey Meal, Chicken Meal, Potatoes, Herring Meal, Chicken Fat, Natural Flavors, Egg, Garlic, Apples, Carrots, Tomatoes, Cottage Cheese, Alfalfa Sprouts, Dried Chicory Root, Taurine, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Vitamins/Minerals, Viable Naturally Occurring Microorganisms


Guaranteed Analysis
Moisture 10.0 %
Protein 42.0 %
Fat 22.0 %
Fiber 2.5 %


Orijen

Ingredients:
Fresh chicken meat, chicken meal (low ash), turkey meal, steamed russet potato, fresh-caught Northern Whitefish, chicken fat, fresh whole eggs, salmon meal, salmon and anchovy oils, tapioca, chicken broth, sunflower oil, flaxseed, Atlantic kelp, steamed carrots, spinach, peas and tomatoes, sun-cured alfalfa, apple fiber, psyllium seed, rosemary extract, yeast extract (MOS), glucosamine HCl, cranberries, black currants, chondroitin sulfate.
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Old 03-10-2007, 09:58 PM
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Here are the ingredients for Orijen:

Fresh chicken meat, chicken meal (low ash), turkey meal, steamed russet potato, fresh-caught Northern Whitefish, chicken fat, fresh whole eggs, salmon meal, salmon and anchovy oils, tapioca, chicken broth, sunflower oil, flaxseed, Atlantic kelp, steamed carrots, spinach, peas and tomatoes, sun-cured alfalfa, apple fiber, psyllium seed, rosemary extract, yeast extract (MOS), glucosamine HCl, cranberries, black currants, chondroitin sulfate, Chicory, burdock and marshmallow root (FOS), rosehips, stinging nettle, marigold flowers, L-carnitine, fennel seed, chamomile flowers, milk thistle, chickweed, summer savory, Iron proteinate, zinc proteinate, manganese proteinate, copper proteinate, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Bifidobacterium (B. bifidus), Saccharomyces (S. boulardii), Mixed tocopherols (source of vitamin E), choline chloride, vitamin A, vitamin D3, niacin, riboflavin, thiamine mononitrate, vitamin B12, folic acid, biotin, pyridoxine (source of vitamin B6).

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Protein - 40.0***37; (min.)
Fat - 16.0% (max.)
Carbohydrate 16.0% (min.)
Moisture - 10.0% (max.)
Fiber - 3.0% (max.)
Calcium - 1.6% (min.)
Phosphorus - 1.4% (min.)
Omega-6 - 2.0% (min.)
Omega-3 - 0.7% (min.)
Glucosamine - 500 mg/kg (min.)
Chondroitin - 150 mg/kg (min.)
Microorganisms - 40M cfu/kg


Here are the EVO ingredients:

Ingredients:Turkey, Chicken, Turkey Meal, Chicken Meal, Potatoes, Herring Meal, Chicken Fat, Natural Flavors, Egg, Calcium Carbonate, Garlic, Apples, Carrots, Tomatoes, Cottage Cheese, Alfalfa Sprouts, Taurine, Lecithin, Rosemary Extract, Vitamins/Minerals.

Nutrition Facts:
Protein 42.2 %
Fat 22.153 %
Fiber 1.887 %
Moisture 10 %
Calories 4243 Kcal/Kg
Calories 1978 Kcal/lb
Calories 537 KCals/Cup


I really like how Orijen has 70% meats, 30% veggies/fruits/botanicals, and 0% grains. Also, this food contains so many herbs, minerals, and probiotics.
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Haha, Jess, we posted at the same time
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Jessie you copied me .... I see that great minds think alike
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Yes, I copied you Haha! I was furiously typing, hit reply, and then realized that you said basically the same darn thing!
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Yes, I copied you Haha! I was furiously typing, hit reply, and then realized that you said basically the same darn thing!
LMAO....heeheee...
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