Ingredient Database:
turkey digest


Best available AAFCO definition: "Poultry Digest" is the material which results from chemical and/or enzymatic hydrolysis of clean and un-decomposed poultry tissue.

Simple Definition: Turkey tissue that has been put through a chemical or enzyme reaction (hydrolysis). It becomes a concentrated liquid or dry product, and is used in pet food for flavoring.




Our Comments:

This is a flavour enhancer, to increase palatability. It has been processed more than basic meat sources, and is no longer a good protein source.

Categories this ingredient falls under:

Animal Protein: This is a protein-based ingredient from an animal source: the main requirement in a carnivore diet.





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