Victor vs Earthborn Holistic

Victor vs. Earthborn Holistic

In this comparison article for Victor vs Earthborn Holistic, we'll highlight the key differences between these two pet food brands. To properly compare Victor and Earthborn Holistic, 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 Earthborn Holistic vs Victor comparison, we've utilized average data to make general comparisons. If you'd like to see individual product reviews, visit our Victor Review Page or Earthborn Holistic Review Page.

Guaranteed Analysis: Earthborn Holistic vs. Victor

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.

Victor Dog Food vs. Earthborn Holistic Dog Food

Dry Dog FoodVictorEarthborn Holistic
Crude Protein31.7%29.2%
Crude Fat17.7%16.4%
Crude Fiber4.3%6.6%
Wet/Canned Dog FoodVictorEarthborn Holistic
Crude Protein43.0%42.4%
Crude Fat29.4%28.4%
Crude Fiber6.8%7.8%

Crude Protein Comparison For Dog Food

Dogs require twenty-two amino acids to sustain life. Twelve of these amino acids are synthesized naturally, the remaining ten are consumed. Protein is the nutrient which provides some or all of these ten essential amino acids.

There is a small difference between the protein content of Victor and Earthborn Holistic. We can see that Victor guarantees about 2.47% more protein than Earthborn Holistic. For wet dog foods, Victor and Earthborn Holistic provide roughly the same amount of protein.

Crude Fat Comparison For Dog Food

Fats are an absolutely vital component of a balanced canine diet. Not only do fats provide energy, but they also serve important roles in the normal development and function of your dog's body. For example, fats help dogs produce prostaglandins, which reduce inflammation among many other significant functions.

There is a relatively insignificant difference between the crude fat content of the two brands. With regards to wet dog food, Victor and Earthborn Holistic also provide roughly the same amount of crude fat.

According to our average data, Victor typically provides less fiber than Earthborn Holistic. However, this difference is relatively small and doesn't represent a significant difference between the two brands. For wet dog foods, Earthborn Holistic and Victor provide roughly the same amount of fiber.

Victor Cat Food vs. Earthborn Holistic Cat Food

Dry Cat FoodVictorEarthborn Holistic
Crude Protein39.0%43.0%
Crude Fat18.7%18.5%
Crude Fiber3.7%4.1%
Wet/Canned Cat FoodVictorEarthborn Holistic
Crude Protein42.7%63.0%
Crude Fat24.7%11.3%
Crude Fiber7.6%8.4%

Crude Protein Comparison For Cat Food

Cats require twenty-two amino acids to sustain life. Eleven of these amino acids are synthesized naturally, the remaining eleven are consumed. Protein is the nutrient which provides some or all of these eleven essential amino acids.

If you look at the average percentages of crude protein, you'll notice that Earthborn Holistic typically guarantees 3.95% more protein. This is a fairly small difference between Earthborn Holistic and Victor, but still worth mentioning. In addition, Earthborn Holistic wet cat foods also provide more protein than Victor wet foods.

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):

  • Fats help with the digestion and absorption of fat-soluble vitamins
  • Reduce inflammation associated with arthritis
  • Slow the growth of yeast infections
  • Prevent or reduce the likelihood of certain heart problems.
  • Aid in the development of the retina and visual cortex.

Both brands provide roughly the same amount of crude fat. For wet cat foods, Victor provides significantly more fat (about 13.49% more).

As you can see, Victor and Earthborn Holistic guarantee a similar amount of crude fiber. With regards to wet cat food, Earthborn Holistic and Victor also provide roughly the same amount of crude fiber.

Victor Pet Food Ingredients vs. Earthborn Holistic Pet Food Ingredients

Victor and Earthborn Holistic both use the following controversial ingredients in many of their products:

Tomato Pomace

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

Brewers Rice
Vegetable Oil

Here are some of the controversial ingredients used only by Earthborn Holistic.

Pea Protein
Canola Oil (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols)

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 Earthborn Holistic.

Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex

Product Safety: Recall History of Victor & Earthborn Holistic?

According to our records, Victor has never been recalled.

Earthborn Holistic has been recalled once.

  • March 28, 2021: Salmonella

Price Comparison: Which Brand Is More Expensive?

Dry Dog FoodVictorEarthborn Holistic
Per Pound$1.85$2.94
Per Calorie$0.0011$0.0018
Dry Cat FoodVictorEarthborn Holistic
Per Pound$2.79$2.73
Per Calorie$0.0017$0.0016
Wet Dog FoodVictorEarthborn Holistic
Per Pound$3.50$5.75
Per Calorie$0.0077$0.0135

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 Victor or Earthborn Holistic, 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 Victor or Earthborn Holistic will depend on your shopping habits.

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

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Where To Buy Victor Pet Foods

You can purchase Victor pet foods from the following stores:

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Where To Buy Earthborn Holistic Pet Foods

You can purchase Earthborn Holistic pet food products from these retailers:

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Type Of Pet Foods Available

ProductVictorEarthborn Holistic
Dry Dog Food20 Recipes21 Recipes
Wet Dog Food5 Recipes10 Recipes
Dog Treats3 Treats10 Treats
Dry Cat Food4 Recipes3 Recipes
Wet Cat Food2 Recipes13 Recipes
Cat TreatsNoneNone

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