Criticism of ingredients
According to Pedigree, the major ingredients of Pedigree Large Breed adult dry food are:
"Ground whole corn", criticized as not being a meaningful source of nutrients for canines;
"Ground whole wheat", another allergen for some dogs.
"Meat and bone meal", which critics believe could be derived from slaughterhouse material
"Animal fat (preserved with BHA and Citric Acid)", a rendered fat preserved with Butylated hydroxyanisole which is believed to be carcinogenic to humans at high exposure levels;