This post was sponsored by Purina. All thoughts and opinions are my own.
When we were asked if we’d like to take the Purina ONE® 28-Day Challenge, we happily accepted! Throughout our 5+ years with Sophie & Oliver, we’ve used Purina products multiple times, and the brand comes recommended by many friends of ours. Below, you will find our personal experience with the 28-Day Challenge, trying out Purina ONE® Natural High Protein Dry Dog Food, SmartBlend True Instinct with Real Beef & Salmon from Walmart.com.
Purina 28-Day Challenge
First off, we loved that real beef was the #1 ingredient. In addition, there are no poultry by-product meals or artificial flavors or preservatives. It is nutrient-dense with a high-protein formula with 32% protein to help support strong muscles and an active lifestyle. You always have to make sure the food ingredients are safe for your pet.
Click this URL to sign up with the 28 day challenge to receive a $5 coupon for taking the challenge and head to Walmart to redeem in-store or shop on walmart.com to have it conveniently delivered to your door for free* minimum $35 order.
One of the most important steps to take when you are trying out new dog food is to SLOWLY switch their food. Take a look at the infographic below from Purina that shows the correct way to switch your dog’s food.
Participants in the challenge have noticed effects like their dog being more energetic, having healthier teeth, a shinier coat, and brighter/clearer eyes! The weekly observances that Purina suggests you will see during this challenge are:
Day 1: Mealtime excitement – they’ll want to eat everything in their bowl.
Day 7: Vibrant Healthy Energy
Day 14: High Digestibility (not applicable to the Dog Healthy Weight dry food or any of the wet food).
Day 21: Sparkling bright eyes & Radiant Shiny Coat
Day 28: Strong teeth, Joints, Muscles, and Immune Health
Here’s what we noticed during our own challenge:
Day 1: Our dogs were extremely excited the second we opened the bag. They couldn’t wait to eat up their food! Their bowls were cleaned out quite quickly!
Day 7: Sophie & Ollie continued to be their normal active selves and definitely didn’t slow down one bit!
Day 21: This week, I did notice subtle improvements in their coats and eyes. The whites of their eyes are very bright and clear!
Day 28: We’ve always used products to keep their teeth and gums healthy, so this one was tough to gauge if the challenge helped, but we definitely didn’t see any negative effects! 🙂
Overall, this was a really good challenge. It shows that our dogs are happy and healthy on different food brands and enjoy their meals! We’re so happy to have our dogs with us daily and can’t wait to go on more adventures with them!
Take Your Own Purina ONE 28-Day Challenge
You could see a difference in 28 days when you make the switch to Purina ONE at Walmart. Click here to get Purina ONE at Walmart and sign up for the 28 Day Challenge!
Have you taken the Purina ONE Challenge? Do you plan to?
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Cristina Petrini says
I don’t have a dog but I admit I’m thinking about it and I’ve always wondered if Purina was actually the top of the range as far as food is concerned.
Kristine Nicole Alessandra says
Your dogs look really healthy and happy! I was at the vet yesterday and I was advised that our fur baby needs to go on a hypoallergenic kind of dog food. I wonder if Purina has something like that? I will have to check that out too.
I’ve never heard of the Purina One brand, do they have the same brand for cats? I will check it out for sure.
Your dogs are simply adorable! And I recommend the brand as well – we used to use it too:)
Sue-Tanya Mchorgh says
Purina is such a good brand over all. I used to only use this brand of dog food when I had a pup.
Omg he is so cute….. And the purina challenge is so good…
Laura Schwormstedt says
Aww your pups are so cute and Purina is such a good brand I am sure they are going to benefit from this