If you're concerned about proper feline nutrition, ingredient quality, allergies, nutrition profiles, weight loss or simply feeding your finicky cat, the CatFoodDB is the perfect research tool to help you find the best cat foods - the ones that meet your cat's individual needs.
CatFoodDB: Decoding nutrition labels so you don't have to!
According to their website, Blackwood Pet Food is handcrafted in small batches at their family-operated facility in Ohio because healthy, happy pets make their families happy.
Overall, with 10 varieties reviewed producing an average score of 4.9 / 10 paws, Blackwood is a below average overall cat food brand when compared to all others brands in our database.
However, due to the nature of their ingredient composition dry foods typically score less than wet foods on average. Hence, it's often helpful to break down the ratings into wet and dry food categories in order to get a more complete understanding of how the brand rates.
Of these 10 products, 3 are wet foods. These wet foods scored on average 6.3 / 10 paws, making Blackwood an average wet cat food brand when compared against all other wet food manufacturer's products.
Hence, the remaining 7 products are dry foods, and scored an average of of 4.3 / 10 paws, making Blackwood a below average dry cat food brand when compared against all other dry food manufacturer's products.
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|Blackwood Adult Chicken Meal & Brown Rice Recipe|
|Blackwood Indoor Formula Chicken Meal & Brown Rice Recipe|
|Blackwood Kitten Chicken Meal & Brown Rice Recipe|
|Blackwood Lean/Senior Chicken Meal & Brown Rice Recipe|
|Blackwood Original Formula Chicken Meal With Brown Rice Recipe|
|Blackwood Special Diet Chicken Meal & Field Pea Recipe|
|Blackwood Special Diet Duck Meal, Salmon Meal & Field Pea Recipe|
At CatFoodDB, we calculate two ratings for each product. These values are then combined to create the the overall product score.
The first rating is based on the product's ingredient list. Each cat food product is assigned a value from (low) to (high) paws. Generally speaking, higher ratings are rewarded to those products that contain quality proteins and limit the amount of cheap fillers in their most plentiful ingredients.
The second rating is based on our analysis of the product's published nutritional information. Higher rated products will contain more protein and fewer carbohydrates than average. Each product is assigned a score from to paws based on this nutritional analysis. Please note that the nutritional values used are only an approximation and may not represent "as fed" values due to variations in manufacturing and the laws that specify how these values are reported.
Finally, the nutrition and ingredient ratings are added together to create a score ranging from 1 - 10 paws for the evaluated product.
Please note that although a high score may be indicative of a higher-quality product it is not a guarantee. Similarly, a low score does not necessarily indicate an inferior product. The best food for your cat is the one that meets their individual needs.
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