Best* Organic Dog Food of 2022

You want to feed your pup the best organic dog food. Start here to see Petco’s pet parent customer’s favorite picks.

 
 

Best-Selling Organic Dog Food

Whether you want canned or kibble, salmon or chicken, you always want the best. That’s why we put together this list of our best organic dog foods most frequently purchased by Petco’s pet parent customers.


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Best Organic Dehydrated Dog Food
Best-Rated Organic Dog Food
Best Organic Dog Food with Grains
Best Grain-Free Organic Dog Food
Best Organic Dog Food for Sensitive Stomachs
Best Organic Dog Food for Allergies
Best Organic Dog Food for Large Dogs
Best Organic Canned Dog Food
Best Affordable Organic Dog Food

Dog Food First Three Ingredients Type Sizes Available Specialty Average Review*
The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Grain-Free Chicken Recipe Dehydrated chicken, organic flaxseed, dehydrated potatoes Dehydrated 2, 4, 7 or 10 lbs. Best Organic Dehydrated Dog Food 4.8/5
The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Grain-Free Turkey Recipe Dehydrated turkey, organic flaxseed, dehydrated potatoes Dehydrated 2, 4, 7 or 10 lbs. Best-Rated Organic Dog Food 4.9/5
The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Whole Grain Beef Recipe Dehydrated turkey, organic flaxseed, dehydrated potatoes Dehydrated 2, 4, 7 or 10 lbs. Best Organic Dog Food With Grains 4.8/5
Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Grain-Free Chicken & Sweet Potato Recipe Organic chicken, organic chicken meal, organic sweet potatoes Dry dog food 4, 10 or 18 lbs. Best Grain-Free Organic Dog Food 4.7/5
Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Chicken & Oatmeal Recipe Salmon, whitefish meal, organic sweet potatoes Dry dog food 4 or 10 lbs. Best Organic Dog Food for Allergies 4.5/5
Castor & Pollux PRISTINE Grain-Free Salmon and Sweet Potato Recipe Beef, lamb meal, organic pea protein Dry dog food 10 lbs. Best Affordable Organic Dog Food 4.7/5
Castor & Pollux PRISTINE Grain-Free Grass-Fed Beef and Chickpea Recipe Organic chicken, organic chicken meal, organic oatmeal Dry dog food 4, 10 or 18 lbs. Best Organic Dog Food for Sensitive Stomachs 4.6/5
Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Butcher & Bushel Chicken Dinner Wet Food Organic chicken, organic chicken broth, organic chicken liver Canned dog food 1 or 12, 12.7 oz. cans Best Organic Canned Dog Food 3.4/5
Tender & True Pet Nutrition Wild-Caught Salmon & Sweet Potato Recipe Salmon, Whitefish meal, Dried sweet potato Dry dog food 4, 11 or 23 lbs. Best Organic Dog Food for Large Dogs 5.0/5

*Reviews as of 7/26/22


The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Grain-Free Chicken Recipe

Best Organic Dehydrated Dog Food


The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Grain-Free Chicken Recipe


Pet parents looking for the best organic dog food often turn to dehydrated options, which are more shelf-stable than raw food but more appealing than traditional kibble. The Honest Kitchen is one of the most popular dehydrated organic dog food brands, making human-grade foods many pets love—and this classic, grain-free chicken dinner is the perfect choice. Just add warm water and let it absorb for three minutes to make a tasty meal.


  • Available in 2, 4, 7 or 10 lbs. and rehydrates to four times its weight
  • First ingredients are dehydrated chicken, organic flaxseed, dehydrated potatoes, dehydrated sweet potatoes, dried apples and dehydrated celery
  • Protein (min) 24%, fat (min) 14%, fiber (max) 6.5%, moisture (max) 8.5%
  • No preservatives, by-products, fillers, GMO ingredients, corn, wheat or soy
review speaker

“When my pups smell the aroma of this Honest Kitchen food, they go nuts! As with all their products this recipe is made with high-quality ingredients and supports a healthy, well-balanced diet.” – Lisa G.


Pros


  • Classic chicken flavor
  • Human-grade ingredients
  • Made in the USA in a human food facility

Cons


  • Not organically certified
  • Some pets and pet parents may not like the texture

The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Grain-Free Turkey Recipe

Best-Rated Organic Dog Food


The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Grain-Free Turkey Recipe


Do you truly want the best-rated organic dog food? Look no further than this recipe from The Honest Kitchen. Reviewers mention beautiful coats of fur, help with digestive issues and simply that their dogs love the taste. With its high protein content, reviewers also say it’s also a good option for high-energy dogs. The gentle dehydration process locks in nutrients while being easily digestible, so your pup gets every ounce of nutrition they may need.


  • Available in 2, 4, 7 or 10 lbs. and rehydrates to four times its weight
  • First ingredients are dehydrated turkey, organic flaxseed, dehydrated potatoes, dehydrated spinach, dehydrated carrots and dried organic coconut
  • Protein (min) 29%, fat (min) 18%, fiber (max) 9.6%, moisture (max) 7.8%
  • No preservatives, by-products, fillers, GMO ingredients, corn, wheat or soy
review speaker

“My dogs go crazy for this at mealtime! … Since switching to The Honest Kitchen, my dogs’ coats and stools have been so much healthier.” – Jennifer A.


Pros


  • High-protein, easily digestible recipe
  • Human-grade ingredients
  • Made in the USA in a human food facility

Cons


  • Not organically certified
  • Some pets and pet parents may not like the texture

The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Whole Grain Beef Recipe

Best Organic Dog Food with Grains


The Honest Kitchen Dehydrated Whole Grain Beef Recipe


Not every recipe from The Honest Kitchen is grain-free. Some of the best organic dog foods from the brand contain wholesome grains, like this one with organic oats and barley. Plus, it’s got the beef: human-grade, ranch-raised beef that will make your pup’s tastebuds tingle. It all adds up to a delicious dinner that you can feel good about giving your best friend.


  • Available in 2, 4, 7 or 10 lbs. and rehydrates to four times its weight
  • First ingredients are dehydrated beef, organic oats, organic barley, organic flaxseed, dehydrated potatoes and dehydrated carrots
  • Protein (min) 22.5%, fat (min) 8.5%, fiber (max) 5.8%, moisture (max) 9.5%
  • No preservatives, by-products, fillers, GMO ingredients, corn, wheat or soy
review speaker

“The quality of this food is exceptional, my dog licks the plate clean, and I feel very good feeding her The Honest Kitchen products. Her skin and coat are amazing.” – Carolyn M.


Pros


  • Tasty beef flavor
  • Human-grade ingredients
  • Made in the USA in a human food facility

Cons


  • Not organically certified
  • Some pets and pet parents may not like the texture

Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Grain-Free Chicken & Sweet Potato Recipe

Best Grain-Free Organic Dog Food


Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Grain-Free Chicken & Sweet Potato Recipe


No list of popular organic dog food brands is complete without Castor & Pollux, whose ORGANIX products are all USDA organically certified. Its produce is grown without synthetic fertilizers or chemical pesticides and its proteins, like the organic free-range chicken in this recipe, are never given added growth hormones or antibiotics. Plus, it’s all cooked in an organically certified USA kitchen. It doesn’t get much better than that.


  • Available in 4, 10 or 18 lbs.
  • First ingredients are organic chicken, organic chicken meal, organic sweet potatoes, organic potatoes, organic peas, organic tapioca
  • Crude protein (min) 26%, crude fat (min) 15%, crude fiber (max) 3.50%, moisture (max) 11%
  • Made without corn, wheat, soy, chickpeas, lentils and artificial colors, flavors or preservatives
review speaker

“This is one of a couple of brands that I've found that is actually grain-free and full of nutritious ingredients. Plus, my dog absolutely loves it, I've never seen him get this excited about his food before!” – fairym


Pros


  • Classic chicken recipe
  • Responsibly sourced ingredients
  • USDA organically certified
  • Made in the USA

Cons


  • Contains meat meal

Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Chicken & Oatmeal Recipe

Best Organic Dog Food for Sensitive Stomachs


Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Chicken & Oatmeal Recipe


This option from the ORGANIX line is one of our best-rated organic dog foods for pups with sensitive stomachs. Organic, free-range chicken is easy to digest, organic oatmeal and barley soothe the stomach and help support healthy digestion and sunflower seed meal adds fiber, healthy fatty acids and vitamins and minerals. Top it off with a superfood blend, and you have a winner.


  • Available in 4, 10 or 18 lbs.
  • First ingredients are organic chicken, organic chicken meal, organic oatmeal, organic barley, organic brown rice and organic peas
  • Crude protein (min) 26%, crude fat (min) 15%, crude fiber (max) 3.50%, moisture (max) 11%
  • Made without corn, wheat, soy, chickpeas, lentils and artificial colors, flavors or preservatives
review speaker

“Excellent food! My picky dog loves it and is happy and healthy. Win-win.” - Georose


Pros


  • Classic chicken recipe
  • Responsibly sourced ingredients
  • USDA organically certified
  • Made in the USA

Cons


  • Contains meat meal

Castor & Pollux PRISTINE Grain-Free Salmon and Sweet Potato Recipe

Best Organic Dog Food for Allergies


Castor & Pollux PRISTINE Grain-Free Salmon and Sweet Potato Recipe


PRISTINE is Castor & Pollux’s line of products that contain only responsibly sourced ingredients. All seafood recipes use fish that’s certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC)—this one contains wild-caught salmon and whitefish. Plus, it’s poultry-free, making it one of the best organic dog foods to help with common food sensitivities to chicken.


  • Available in 4 and 10 lbs.
  • First ingredients are salmon, whitefish meal, organic sweet potatoes, organic potatoes, lamb meal and organic sunflower oil
  • Crude protein (min) 28%, crude fat (min) 14%, crude fiber (max) 3.50%, moisture (max) 11%
  • Made without corn, wheat, soy, chickpeas, lentils and artificial colors, flavors or preservatives
review speaker

“My six-year-old lab mix has allergies to a lot of foods. I was so happy to see that this food has none of them in it! … Major is doing well on it! I am very pleased with it.” – Majors Mom


Pros


  • Poultry-free recipe
  • Responsibly sourced ingredients
  • Made in the USA

Cons


  • Contains meat meal
  • Not organically certified

Castor & Pollux PRISTINE Grain-Free Grass-Fed Beef and Chickpea Recipe

Best Organic Dog Food for Large Dogs


Castor & Pollux PRISTINE Grain-Free Grass-Fed Beef and Chickpea Recipe


Pet parents whose pups don’t tolerate tubers can go for this grain-free, potato-free recipe. The first ingredient is wholesome, grass-fed beef, and the chickpeas, peas and lentils are grown without synthetic fertilizers and chemical pesticides. They also contribute to the high protein content, which makes this one of the best organic dog foods for active pups and large breeds.


  • Available in 10 lbs.
  • First ingredients are beef, lamb meal, organic pea protein, organic chickpeas, organic peas and organic lentils
  • Crude protein (min) 34%, crude fat (min) 16%, crude fiber (max) 3.50%, moisture (max) 11%
  • Made without corn, wheat, soy, chickpeas, lentils and artificial colors, flavors or preservatives
review speaker

“An excellent choice for my beagle. He absolutely loves the beef and chickpea flavor! It’s affordable and on the healthier side. I definitely recommend this.” – Pmvallie13


Pros


  • High-protein recipe
  • Responsibly sourced ingredients
  • Made in the USA

Cons


  • Contains meat meal
  • Not organically certified

Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Butcher & Bushel Chicken Dinner Wet Food

Best Organic Canned Dog Food


Castor & Pollux ORGANIX Butcher & Bushel Chicken Dinner Wet Food


Pet parents who choose organic kibble also want to choose the best organic canned dog food. This one is made with whole chicken wings and thighs, including softened bones. Crush up the bones and release the delicious marrow, and you’ll have your dog begging for more. The chicken is raised free-range, the produce is grown responsibly, and the recipe is packed with nutrients. What’s not to love?


  • One 12.7 oz. can or a 12-pack of 12.7 oz. cans
  • First ingredients are organic chicken, organic chicken broth, organic chicken liver, organic sweet potatoes, organic carrots and organic pea protein
  • Crude protein (min) 8.00%, crude fat (min) 4.00%, crude fiber (max) 1.40%, moisture (max) 81.00%
  • No chemical pesticides, synthetic fertilizers, artificial preservatives, added growth hormones or antibiotics
review speaker

“WOW! This just arrived in the mail and talk about a hit! Afterwards my dogs strutted around the house absolutely stoked. They loved the whole chicken thighs and wings.” – Court Castanos


Pros


  • Delicious whole chicken
  • Responsibly sourced ingredients
  • USDA organically certified
  • Made in the USA

Cons


  • Some pets and pet parents may not like the bones

Tender & True Pet Nutrition Wild-Caught Salmon & Sweet Potato Recipe

Best Affordable Organic Dog Food


Tender & True Pet Nutrition Wild-Caught Salmon & Sweet Potato Recipe


The best organic dog food doesn’t have to break the bank. For a recipe whose first ingredient is MSC-certified, wild-caught salmon, this option from Tender & True is surprisingly affordable—and when you sign up for Petco Repeat Delivery, the price goes down even more. If you’re interested in supporting an independent organic dog food brand, they’ve got that covered, too: They’re proudly independently owned in the US Midwest.


  • Available in 4, 11 or 23 lbs.
  • First ingredients are salmon, whitefish meal, dried sweet potato, tapioca starch, dried potato and pea flour
  • Crude protein (min) 30%, crude fat (min) 16%, crude fiber (max) 3.75%, moisture (max) 10%
  • Grain-free and poultry-free, with no corn, wheat, soy or artificial flavors, colors or preservatives

Pros


  • Affordable price
  • High-quality protein
  • Responsibly sourced ingredients
  • Grain-free and poultry-free

Cons


  • Contains meat meals
  • Contains fillers

*Based on petco.com sales data.

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Learn More About Organic Dog Food

At the end of the day, you want your pup to be happy and healthy, and that means not only the best-rated organic dog foods, but the best of everything. Check out all of our top-rated and best-selling products according to our customers, and visit your neighborhood Petco Pet Care Center for more expert advice.

Many of the best organic dog foods will be USDA-certified, meaning that they meet the same standards as certified organic human food. They must pass many checks including how ingredients are sourced, handled and processed to be labeled as USDA-certified organic dog food.

The best organic dog food for your pet will be one that meets their unique nutritional needs based on their age, life stage, weight, lifestyle, breed and health status.

The healthiest dog food choice you can make is one that is customized to your unique pup. Consult your vet about your options and work with them to make the perfect meal plan and routine for your dog. Each dog’s nutritional needs vary based on many factors. Your vet will often consider your dog’s breed, age, life stage, weight, lifestyle, health concerns and sensitivities.