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Precise vs I and Love and You

Precise vs. I and Love and You

In this comparison article for Precise vs I and Love and You, we'll highlight the key differences between these two pet food brands. To properly compare Precise and I and Love and You, we'll use up-to-date nutritional and price information.

There are many factors to consider when choosing the best pet food brand for your pet. Factors such as ingredient quality, guaranteed analysis, product safety, brand history, and cost are among the most important factors to consider.

Throughout this I and Love and You vs Precise comparison, we've utilized average data to make general comparisons. If you'd like to see individual product reviews, visit our Precise Review Page or I and Love and You Review Page.

Guaranteed Analysis: I and Love and You vs. Precise

According to AAFCO, all pet food labels must provide a guaranteed analysis of nutrient content. The analysis must provide guaranteed minimum percentages of crude protein and crude fat, and maximum percentages of crude fiber and moisture.

All percentages used in this comparison are averages reported on a dry matter basis.

Precise Dog Food vs. I and Love and You Dog Food

Dry Dog Food Precise I and Love and You
Crude Protein 28.5% 34.4%
Crude Fat 15.9% 15.5%
Crude Fiber 4.3% 5.1%
Wet/Canned Dog Food Precise I and Love and You
Crude Protein 40.3% 44.4%
Crude Fat 24.4% 18.9%
Crude Fiber 6.9% 5.6%

Crude Protein Comparison For Dog Food

Protein is an extremely important part of your dog's diet. Without sufficient protein, dogs can develop a wide-range of serious health problems.

Precise dry recipes contain 5.90% less protein than I and Love and You dry recipes. This difference in protein content is a notable difference between I and Love and You and Precise. In addition, I and Love and You wet dog foods also provide more protein than Precise wet foods.


Crude Fat Comparison For Dog Food

Dietary fats serves a multitude of roles in the proper development and function of our canine companions. Here are some of the benefits (not exhaustive):

  • Help produce prostaglandins, which reduce inflammation among other critical functions.
  • Aid in the absorption of fat-soluble vitamins
  • Improve skin and coat health
  • Improve the palatially of your dog's food

Both brands provide roughly the same amount of crude fat. For wet dog foods, Precise provides more fat (about 5.48% more).


As you can see, Precise and I and Love and You guarantee a similar amount of crude fiber. With regards to wet dog food, Precise and I and Love and You also provide roughly the same amount of crude fiber.

Precise Cat Food vs. I and Love and You Cat Food

Dry Cat Food Precise I and Love and You
Crude Protein 37.8% 43.4%
Crude Fat 21.3% 18.2%
Crude Fiber 4.2% 4.8%
Wet/Canned Cat Food Precise I and Love and You
Crude Protein 45% 47.0%
Crude Fat 22.0% 20.6%
Crude Fiber 3.8% 3.7%

Crude Protein Comparison For Cat Food

Protein is an extremely important part of your cat's diet. Without sufficient protein, cats can develop a wide-range of serious health problems.

The table shows that Precise provides far less protein than I and Love and You. The difference in protein content is roughly 5.64%. For wet cat foods, I and Love and You and Precise provide roughly the same amount of protein.


Crude Fat Comparison For Cat Food

There are many ways in which dietary fat contributes to the overall health of our feline friends. Here is a short list of benefits provided by fats (not exhaustive):

  • Aid in the digestion and absorption of fat-soluble vitamins
  • Improve the health of skin/coat
  • Slow the growth of yeast infections
  • Slow the development and spread of certain type of cancers.
  • Maintain healthy blood pressure

According to our average data, I and Love and You typically provides less fat than Precise. However, this difference is relatively small and doesn't represent a significant difference between the two brands. For wet cat foods, Precise and I and Love and You provide roughly the same amount of fat.


Precise and I and Love and You both provide roughly the same amount of crude fiber. With regards to wet cat food, Precise and I and Love and You also provide roughly the same amount of crude fiber.

Precise Pet Food Ingredients vs. I and Love and You Pet Food Ingredients

Here are some of the controversial ingredients used only by Precise.

Beet Pulp
Fat Product
Tomato Pomace

Here are some of the controversial ingredients used only by I and Love and You.

Pea Protein
Canola Oil (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols)
Canola Oil (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols And Citric Acid)

We believe that certain pet food ingredients are linked to adverse health affects; these ingredients are classified as harmful.

Here are some of the harmful ingredients used only by I and Love and You.

Menadione Sodium Bisulfate Complex

Product Safety: Recall History of Precise & I and Love and You?

According to our records, Precise has never been recalled.

I and Love and You has been recalled once.

  • July 14, 2015: Salmonella

Price Comparison: Which Brand Is More Expensive?

Dry Dog Food Precise I and Love and You
Per Pound $2.92 $6.12
Per Calorie $0.0018 $0.0038
Wet Dog Food Precise I and Love and You
Per Pound $4.63 $2.70
Per Calorie $0.0081 $0.0069

The average cost-per-lb is heavily influenced by the varying amounts of moisture present in each brand's food products (wet vs. dry food, dry vs. freeze-dried food, etc). However, the average cost-per-kcal eliminates the influence of moisture. Therefore, the average cost-per-kcal is the better metric to consider.

If you'd like to calculate the average cost-per-day or cost-pet-year of feeding Precise or I and Love and You, input your pet's weight into our cost analyzer widget.

Averages price data can identify whether or not there exists a significant price difference between two brands. However, the actual price that you'll pay for Precise or I and Love and You will depend on your shopping habits.

Pet owners who use our price comparison feature typically save more than 25% off retail prices for Precise and I and Love and You. In addition, we currently have some great coupons for our readers.


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Where To Buy Precise Pet Foods

You can purchase Precise pet foods from the following stores:


1 Recipes In-Stock Today

Where To Buy I and Love and You Pet Foods

You can purchase I and Love and You pet food products from these retailers:


42 Recipes In-Stock Today

41 Recipes In-Stock Today

43 Recipes In-Stock Today

17 Recipes In-Stock Today

23 Recipes In-Stock

Type Of Pet Foods Available

Product Precise I and Love and You
Dry Dog Food 17 Recipes 9 Recipes
Wet Dog Food 8 Recipes 5 Recipes
Dog Treats 12 Treats
Dry Cat Food 5 Recipes 5 Recipes
Wet Cat Food 10 Recipes 9 Recipes
Cat Treats

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