Updated at: 18-05-2020 - By: Jane Brody

Dog owners love to ask… “What’s the best dog food?”

We researched over fifty brands of canned and dog food and compared them to federal pet food standards.

These things can take time and practice but, luckily for you, we’ve done all the dirty work. We have scoured the reviews and compared dozens of products to find the top dog food brands in different categories.

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Best Dog Food Grouped by Category

Here are the best kinds of dog food you can buy:

Best Dog Food for Specific Breeds

10+ Best Selling Dog Food By Rating

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1 Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Adult Dog Food  Natural Dry Dog Food for Adult Dogs  Chicken and Brown Rice  30 lb. Bag Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Adult Dog Food Natural Dry Dog Food for Adult Dogs Chicken... 5,002 Reviews
2 Taste of the Wild High Protein Real Meat Recipe Premium Dry Dog Food with Roasted Bison and Roasted Venison Taste of the Wild High Protein Real Meat Recipe Premium Dry Dog Food with Roasted Bison and Roasted... 2,260 Reviews
3 Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Sensitive Stomach & Skin, Chicken Recipe, 30 lb Bag Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Sensitive Stomach & Skin, Chicken Recipe, 30 lb Bag 1,538 Reviews
4 Diamond Skin & Coat Real Meat Recipe Dry Dog Food with Wild Caught Salmon 30lb Diamond Skin & Coat Real Meat Recipe Dry Dog Food with Wild Caught Salmon 30lb 1,296 Reviews
5 Rachael Ray Nutrish Premium Natural Dry Dog Food, Real Beef, Pea, & Brown Rice Recipe, 40 Pounds Rachael Ray Nutrish Premium Natural Dry Dog Food, Real Beef, Pea, & Brown Rice Recipe, 40 Pounds 3,281 Reviews
6 The Honest Kitchen Human Grade Dehydrated Organic Grain Chicken Dog Food 10 lb - Revel The Honest Kitchen Human Grade Dehydrated Organic Grain Chicken Dog Food 10 lb - Revel 2,252 Reviews
7 Taste of the Wild Pacific Stream Grain-Free Dry Dog Food with Smoked Salmon 28lb Taste of the Wild Pacific Stream Grain-Free Dry Dog Food with Smoked Salmon 28lb 1,054 Reviews
8 Purina Pro Plan With Probiotics Dry Dog Food, SAVOR Shredded Blend Beef & Rice Formula - 35 lb. Bag Purina Pro Plan With Probiotics Dry Dog Food, SAVOR Shredded Blend Beef & Rice Formula - 35 lb. Bag 4,207 Reviews
9 IAMS PROACTIVE HEALTH Adult Minichunks Small Kibble High Protein Dry Dog Food with Real Chicken, 30 lb. Bag IAMS PROACTIVE HEALTH Adult Minichunks Small Kibble High Protein Dry Dog Food with Real Chicken, 30... 1,911 Reviews
10 Blue Buffalo Wilderness High Protein Grain Free, Natural Adult Dry Dog Food, Salmon 24-lb Blue Buffalo Wilderness High Protein Grain Free, Natural Adult Dry Dog Food, Salmon 24-lb 3,332 Reviews
11 CANIDAE All Life Stages, Premium Dry Dog Food, Multi-Protein, 44 lb CANIDAE All Life Stages, Premium Dry Dog Food, Multi-Protein, 44 lb 2,555 Reviews
12 Purina Pro Plan High Protein Dry Dog Food, SPORT Performance 30/20 Formula - 37.5 lb. Bag Purina Pro Plan High Protein Dry Dog Food, SPORT Performance 30/20 Formula - 37.5 lb. Bag 1,680 Reviews
13 Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Large Breed, Chicken & Barley Recipe, 35 Lb Bag Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Large Breed, Chicken & Barley Recipe, 35 Lb Bag 932 Reviews
14 Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Healthy Weight Dog Food – Natural Dry Dog Food for Adult Dogs – Chicken and Brown Rice – 30 lb. Bag Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Healthy Weight Dog Food – Natural Dry Dog Food for Adult Dogs... 1,156 Reviews
15 ORIJEN Dry Dog Food, Original, Biologically Appropriate & Grain Free ORIJEN Dry Dog Food, Original, Biologically Appropriate & Grain Free 1,271 Reviews
16 CRAVE Grain Free with Protein from Salmon and Ocean Fish Dry Adult Dog Food, 22 Pound Bag CRAVE Grain Free with Protein from Salmon and Ocean Fish Dry Adult Dog Food, 22 Pound Bag 529 Reviews
17 Wellness Complete Health Natural Dry Dog Food with Grain, Chicken & Oatmeal, 30-Pound Bag Wellness Complete Health Natural Dry Dog Food with Grain, Chicken & Oatmeal, 30-Pound Bag 782 Reviews
18 Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Small Bites, Chicken & Barley Recipe, 35 lb Bag Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Small Bites, Chicken & Barley Recipe, 35 lb Bag 1,069 Reviews
19 VICTOR Classic - Hi-Pro Plus Dry Dog Food VICTOR Classic - Hi-Pro Plus Dry Dog Food 968 Reviews
20 Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Large Breeds, Light, Chicken Meal & Barley Recipe for Healthy Weight & Weight Management, 30 lb Bag Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Large Breeds, Light, Chicken Meal & Barley Recipe for... 278 Reviews