Are Grain-Free Diets Appropriate for Pets?
Grain-free diets: An alternative option, but don’t dismiss the grains.
Grains are as “biologically appropriate” as other popular sources of carbohydrates in pet foods.
Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation currently being propagated regarding grains in pet foods. Contrary to popular belief, grain-free diets do not offer health benefits over a diet that contains grains, and each diet should be assessed based on its overall nutrient profile rather than individual ingredients.