7 Inexpensive Dog food for Indian street dogs

Information overload has been real havoc when it comes for us to choosing something. The same thing applies when we have to choose an ideal food product for our doggos. 

And the plight tenfolds when we think of street dogs as there is no one to feed them. If you are one of those who genuinely love dogs and want an ideal healthy diet for them, you’ve come to the right place.

This article is related to the same and will help you find an ideal food product for those innocent pups.

First, Dog Food Buying Guide:

First thing first, You gotta know the nuances and procedures of buying the Dog food. So here I am to help you with it:

  1. The food must contain various ingredients including vegetables as Dogs are omnivorous animals. So, make sure that the dog food you are buying has veggies as well.
  1. The nutrition need of an adult dog is different from those of younger ones. Make sure you are choosing the food keeping their ages in mind.
  1. Opposed to popular belief, grains are healthy for canines unless they have grain allergies. In that case, make an appointment with your veterinarian.
  1. Never miss reading these on the food package:
  •           Product name
  •           Net weight of the product
  •           Manufacture date
  •           List of ingredients
  •           Feeding guidelines
  •           Intended animal species

1. Pedigree Puppy Dry Food

As we all know pedigree is the household name for dog food in India. This product specifically contains 24% crude protein, 10% crude fat, and 5% crude fiber.

It is easy to digest. Also high in nutrient absorption that ensures natural defenses. Overall, it is a complete and well-rounded food for your puppy.

You can serve it to street dogs with or without water. It is advisory to start with small quantities if it is the first time you are feeding your dog dry food. You can find this product on Amazon at an affordable price of 100 rs for a 400g package.


  • It is well budgeted.
  • High concentration of nutrients
  • From a trustworthy brand


  • Contains less quantity.

2. Chappi Adult Dry Dog Food

Chappi brings you a tin packaged 100% complete and balanced food for your pooch. It is the perfect blend of dietary fat and low fiber.

It contains eggs, red meat, and soya dairy which makes your dog rich in protein and polyunsaturated fatty acids. It is made by experienced researchers in the Waltham center.


  • It is value for money.
  • Carries delicious flavor


  • Some dogs may not like its smell.

3. Drools Dry Dog Food

This product is for all breeds. It contains Real chicken and a great mixture of ingredients which has nutrients such as minerals and Vitamins to keep your dog healthy, swift, and strong.

Also, it is rich in protein. Protein ensures that your dog has the ideal growth.

Please don’t forget to check the package to read the instructions and user guidelines. It is available on amazon in the price range of 2100-2600 rs.


  • Easy to eat for your dog.
  • Available in an apt budget for the Indian market.


  • It may take time for your dog to get used to it if he was eating different food before.

4. Purepet Adult Dry Dog Food

Purepet has specifically made this product to provide a healthy immune system and manage the weight of your pooch.

Targeting adult dogs, it comes in packet sizes of 1.1 kg, 3 kg, 9 kg, and 20 kg. Along with the delicious chicken, it also contains vegetables in it.

Brimmed with vitamins and necessary minerals; It will keep your dog forever quick and agile.


  • Best choice for weight management for your pooch.
  • It can be served as a whole meal.


  • It might take time for a new dog to get used to it.

5. Meat Up Adult Dog Food

This dog food of Meat up is a perfect meal for your dog if you want a strong immune system for it. It contains antioxidants which make sure that your dog’s immune system remains robust.

Having dry formula and further including probiotics in it is miraculous for the digestive system.

It is available on Amazon in the packet weight range of 1.2 kg, 2.4 kg, 6 kg, and 20 kg. Also, if you buy the 1.2 kg one, you’ll get an extra one for free.


  • Extremely easy to digest for your dog.
  • It has a riveting aroma.
  • And of course, it is value for money.


  • You might get mixed reactions from some young dogs.

6. Pedigree Pro Expert Nutrition Food

This product by Pedigree is exclusively for large adult dogs. Also, the thing to notice with this product is – it is 100% vegetarian. So if you are looking for a veg food product for your heavy tall pooch, this product is a perfect fit for you.  

Rich with proteins and omega fatty acids, eating this food will uphold the agility and alertness of your dog. Please make sure your dog is above 18 months before feeding.

Don’t forget to have a keen look at the package to know the guidelines and instructions. It’s available on Amazon for the price of 4,925 rs for 20 kg.


  • It promotes a strong digestion system in dogs.
  • It contains antioxidants that ensure fast muscle growth


  • Clearly, not for young dogs.
  • A wee bit more expensive than other products on this list.

7. IAMS Proactive Health Dry Food

This product by IAMS is for small, medium, and large dogs all at once. It has well-aligned nutrient properties mixed in goldilocks amount to provide the best benefits to your dogs.

It is immersed in calcium, and phosphorus which are responsible for strong bones in dogs. Also contains vitamin E which promotes natural defense. Eggs and Chickens in it left no space for protein deficiency in dogs.

So, overall it is a diet that you must go for as a dog lover. It’s available on Amazon at the price of 599 rs for a 1 kg package.


  • It helps dwindle tartar and is responsible for healthy teeth.
  • It provides healthy skin.


  • A wee bit lean on the expensive side in comparison to other products in this list.


We all want to choose the best, most healthy, and economical food for our beloved doggos. And I hope the above options have helped you find one.

Isha has been a Dog Lover her entire life and has owned many dogs over the years. Her immense experience of raising and training dogs has helped thousands of dog owners take better care of their dogs.

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