A lot of pet foods offer great ingredients, but what sets By Nature® dog and cat foods apart is how we put our ingredients together. We applied advanced dietary science to come up with an optimal blend that helps protect your pet’s health. All of our Active Defense+TM dog and cat foods offer SuperFusion® Advanced Nutritional Blend, purpose-built to support your pet in all that they do.
KEEP THEM MOVING
Your pet needs high-quality proteins to support their active and energetic lifestyle. That’s why our unique SuperFusion blend offers real deboned meat, poultry and fish as the #1 ingredient with no by-product meal.
HELP PROTECT THEIR HEALTH
We’ve added nutrient-dense Superfoods to our recipes because of their unique health benefits for dogs and cats. Our Superfoods offer antioxidants, vitamins, fatty acids, phytonutrients and more to help protect the health of your pet, and can be found in different combinations in all of our Active Defense+ foods.
PomegranatesContain potent antioxidants that are shown to have a positive impact on diabetes, coronary heart disease and some animal cancers.
CranberriesContain procyanidins that help prevent the bacteria that cause urinary tract infections, which can be common in dogs and cats, especially as they age.
Goji BerriesContain beta-sitosterol, an anti-inflammatory agent, B vitamins and protein, as well as zeaxanthin, a potent antioxidant to support immune system function.
ApplesContain flavonoids that help reduce allergies and inflammation, antioxidants for immune system support, and fiber, B vitamins and phytonutrients to support overall health.
TomatoesContain lycopene, a powerful antioxidant that helps prevent cell damage and certain cancers, and are a good source of vitamins and minerals that support overall health.
PumpkinContains fiber to support healthy digestion, and essential fatty acids, vitamins and antioxidants that help promote urinary tract health.
CarrotsContain functional fibers for healthy digestion, and are a great source of beta-carotene, known to support immune system function and eye health.
Sweet PotatoesContain fiber, protein, vitamins and minerals for a great source of nutrition, as well as antioxidants, beta-carotene and anthocyanins to support a healthy immune system.
TurmericContain bioactive compounds called curcuminoids, the most important of which is curcumin, a potent antioxidant and anti-inflammatory.
FennelContain essence compounds from its oil extracts that are highly beneficial, including a compound called anethole, known to act as a powerful antimicrobial.
BroccoliContains Vitamins A, C, K and folic acid, as well as functional fibers, beta-carotene and lutein for eye health, providing a great source of nutrition.
SpinachContains lutein, a powerful antioxidant carotenoid linked to immune system support, as well as vitamins, iron and other flavonoids to support overall health.
BlueberriesContain powerful antioxidants that support immune system health and possibly improve cognitive function, as well as bioactive compounds that stabilize inflammation.
KNOW IT’S TRULY NOURISHING
Part of your pet’s overall health is maintaining an optimal level of naturally-occurring probiotics in the digestive system. We add prebiotic fibers to help nourish and maintain healthy levels of probiotics in your pet.