Updated at: 07-07-2020 - 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 Natural Adult Dry Dog Food Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Natural Adult Dry Dog Food 24,245 Reviews
2 Taste of the Wild High Prairie Canine Grain-Free Recipe with Roasted Bison and Venison Adult Dry Dog Food, Made with High Protein from Real Meat and Guaranteed Nutrients 28lb Taste of the Wild High Prairie Canine Grain-Free Recipe with Roasted Bison and Venison Adult Dry Dog... 11,993 Reviews
3 Purina Pro Plan With Probiotics, High Protein Dry Dog Food, Shredded Blend Beef & Rice Formula - 35 lb. Bag Purina Pro Plan With Probiotics, High Protein Dry Dog Food, Shredded Blend Beef & Rice Formula - 35... 7,986 Reviews
4 Blue Buffalo Wilderness High Protein Grain Free Natural Adult Dry Dog Food, Chicken 24-Lb Blue Buffalo Wilderness High Protein Grain Free Natural Adult Dry Dog Food, Chicken 24-Lb 9,297 Reviews
5 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... 12,682 Reviews
6 Purina Pro Plan Dog Food Sensitive Skin and Stomach Formula, Salmon and Rice Dog Food - 30 lb. Bag Purina Pro Plan Dog Food Sensitive Skin and Stomach Formula, Salmon and Rice Dog Food - 30 lb. Bag 14,111 Reviews
7 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 4,942 Reviews
8 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 10,377 Reviews
9 Amazon Brand – Wag Dry Dog Food, Chicken and Brown Rice, 30 lb Bag Amazon Brand – Wag Dry Dog Food, Chicken and Brown Rice, 30 lb Bag 1,741 Reviews
10 NUTRO NATURAL CHOICE Adult Dry Dog Food, Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe Dog Kibble, 30 lb. Bag NUTRO NATURAL CHOICE Adult Dry Dog Food, Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe Dog Kibble, 30 lb. Bag 3,486 Reviews
11 Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Large Breed, Chicken & Barley Recipe Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult, Large Breed, Chicken & Barley Recipe 3,360 Reviews
12 Feed Your Best Friend Better: Easy, Nutritious Meals and Treats for Dogs Feed Your Best Friend Better: Easy, Nutritious Meals and Treats for Dogs 854 Reviews
13 Easy Dog Food Recipes: 60 Healthy Dishes to Feed Your Pet Safely Easy Dog Food Recipes: 60 Healthy Dishes to Feed Your Pet Safely 226 Reviews
14 Melissa & Doug Snacks & Sweets Food Cart Melissa & Doug Snacks & Sweets Food Cart 1,067 Reviews
15 Echo Dot (2nd Generation) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Black Echo Dot (2nd Generation) - Smart speaker with Alexa - Black 212,719 Reviews
16 Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult 7+ for Senior Dogs, Chicken Meal, Barley & Brown Rice Recipe, 33 lb. Bag Hill's Science Diet Dry Dog Food, Adult 7+ for Senior Dogs, Chicken Meal, Barley & Brown Rice... 2,296 Reviews
17 Things to consider when buying the best dry dog food Things to consider when buying the best dry dog food No ratings yet
18 Baking for Dogs- How to Make Healthy and Healing Food for Your Dog- Learn to Bake the Best Treats in Your Dog Food Baking for Dogs- How to Make Healthy and Healing Food for Your Dog- Learn to Bake the Best Treats in... No ratings yet
19 Cowboy [Explicit] Cowboy [Explicit] 172 Reviews
20 New Jersey - Italian Hot Dogs New Jersey - Italian Hot Dogs No ratings yet