Turkey, Lamb and Beef | Australian kibble, direct from Scratch

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Premium Grain-free Turkey, Lamb & Beef Dog Kibble

All Ages Kibble
Large Breed Puppy
Grain Free

Premium three protein dog kibble that makes store-bought food feel like junk.

Our 100% Australian hormone-free turkey and grass-fed lamb is topped off with a little beef, whole veggies, healthy oils and extra vitamins.

At $10 less per box than our roo recipe, it’s just right for large breed pups who can chow down more than you could imagine and nutritionally complete for all sizes and life stages.

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Grain-free dog kibble

1000's of dogs have switched from store dog food to Scratch grain-free dog kibble for:


Grain-free goodness

No filla, all killa. No cheap grains and corns that make your dog declare it’s turned paleo. Just all the premium meat and vegetables they could ever need in the one box.

Dog Food Meat

Lean, mean protein.

100% locally and ethically sourced meat from Australia. No dodgy bits. Just a cool 30% of protein to keep your pup up and at it all day long, and your senior dog from putting on the pounds.


100% Transparent ingredients.

No sneaky names and hidden ingredients – just the real deal. When we say ‘turkey’ we mean ‘turkey’. That along with goodies like pumpkin, turmeric, and chickpeas, it sounds like your kind of shopping list.

Salmon Dog Food

Good oils.

Salmon, coconut, you name it. We mix through a stack of healthy oils high in DHA to give your puppy strong brain development & senior dog food for a shiny coat in those twilight years.


Extra vitamins.

A healthy dose of supplements to top off an already drool-worthy recipe.

Formulated with an animal nutritionist, Scratch is full of grain-free goodness for all life stages.


Only whole ingredients.

Not all avocado’s taste equal right? It’s the same with dog food. Kibble is usually just cheap powdered ingredients from China. We’ve sourced 97% Australian whole ingredients with minimal processing for this recipe.

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Kate B.
  • Dog Breed Cavoodle
Dog loves it

First I was super impressed with how quickly the delivery arrived - only 2 days after the order placed! My dog has loved the food right from the start - she was even picking out the pieces of this one and leaving her old kibble so clearly she prefers it much more!

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Cameron D.
  • Dog Breed American bulldog x Rottweiler & Rottweiler x Blue Heeler
Rousey & Hugo

I found scratch while trying to find the best diets for my dogs I am always looking for them To get what they need to be healthy and happy, scratch seems to be the best around my dogs are not fussy eaters but I feel good knowing they are getting the nutrients they need and no hidden fillers! Also very good customer service and convenient having them delivered when your getting low. Thanks scratch!

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Jessica S.
  • Dog Breed Bull Arab
If there was ever a good ****!!

Porter loves his Scratch food!! & his parents love that he doesn't do yucky poops anymore!! 100% reccommend to everyone who has a doggo!

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Amy B.
  • Dog Breed Kelpie cross
My fussy dog loves it!

My 7 year old Kelpie cross normally turns his nose up at kibble. We’ve tried so many types and at most he’ll bear it for a few nights then stop eating it. One month down with Scratch, I can’t believe my mate is still devouring his kibble every morning and night. Unbelievable! You guys rock!

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Alex L.
  • Dog Breed English Staffy
Loving Scratch

My 6 month old English Staffy Pup, Tucker, loves his new food and I have peace of mind knowing that he is getting all the good stuff! And the convenience of having it delivered every month to my house makes it even better!

The Food

One is not better than the other, they are just different. It all comes down to what your dog needs and prefers.

If your dog has any known allergies to common proteins, then Kangaroo is the right place to start.

If your pup is going to grow up to be larger than 32kg, then they should get the Turkey, Lamb & Beef recipe while they are growing.

For all other dogs, it really comes down to taste .

It costs $69 for a 7.5kg box. But you can also get $10 off when you order two boxes at the same time, just like with our roo recipe.

Yes, this recipe is suitable for every breed of puppy, including large breed puppies.

Yes, this recipe is suitable for every breed of senior dog. If your older dog has any specific health concerns, just jump on live chat to check if it’s suitable for their needs.

Absolutely. Any dog, regardless of age, breed, or activity level, can enjoy this recipe.

We source the turkey from Inghams, with the lamb and beef also being 100% Australian and free of added hormones.

We have also started work on sourcing free range and RSPCA approved turkey. As we grow, we’re working on bringing more ethical production to the pet food industry improving the supply chain for everyone

The kibble is approximately 14mm in diameter, which is quite a bit bigger than our Kangaroo recipe which measures at about 11mm in diameter.

Not right now. At this stage, we can only provide 11mm Kangaroo kibble or the larger 14mm Turkey, Lamb & Beef kibble.

Variety is the spice of life. We worked with our nutritionist to make the best food for large breed puppies – and everyone else too. For dogs that aren’t super sensitive, having different sources of proteins makes sure there are a large range of nutrients and flavours to keep them healthy and interested.

This 3-meat recipe initially came about after a shortage of kangaroo. This shortage meant that to get good quality kangaroo meat was going to cost more, which would in turn cost more to our Scratch customers. For some people – especially those with large dogs – the increase would mean they’d have to look elsewhere. So we got our heads together and asked: if it’s not kangaroo, what could be another great recipe?

The result was Turkey, Lamb & Beef: three proteins that are great for large breed pups without hitting the purse strings too much. It’s also good for pooches who don’t have too many intolerances or aren’t sensitive to particular meats.

If your dog has a diagnosed allergy to chicken, then it is best to go with the kangaroo recipe instead. The turkey is processed on the same production line as chicken, so there is a small chance that some will make it into the finished product. Better be safe.

Both are actually very high compared to most food on the market, especially for ones that don’t add protein concentrate from peas. We consider that 28%-32% is a sweet spot that provides all the protein your dog needs to thrive, without putting too much pressure on their digestive system and organs.

Single protein food is the way to go if your dog has not been doing well on other foods out there. While it may have been the protein or a grain that your dog was allergic to, our Single Protein Kangaroo recipe is your best bet to quickly find a food that your dog will like. It’s also the right choice if they just love roo!

The best thing to do is to request a sample to try. The pieces in our Turkey, Lamb & Beef kibble are bigger in diameter, but are still quite thin. Bigger kibble can slow down fast eaters, as well as improving dental health. Best to check first before you dive into a box.

You will need to follow the new feeding instructions that we emailed to you or you will find on our account page. They have slightly different levels of energy density.

Kibble size can have an impact on dental health. Larger kibble makes dogs chew more, rather than just swallow, so it can help keep teeth cleaner. You probably also should give your dog natural dental treats or raw bones to chew on too.

Start with the Kangaroo Single Protein. If that doesn’t help, then it is probably time to do a formal allergy testing or follow a strict elimination diet to identify what’s causing the allergy

How it Works

Sure can – just ask us on live chat or by responding to any of our emails.

Most dogs will be fine switching between the two foods. But some will need to transition. If this is something you want to try, it’s best to test it out with your dog to see what works best for them

Find out for your dog. We’ll ask for each dogs weight, age and activity level and a few other little things.

That helps us estimate their calorie needs, how much Scratch to feed them and how long a box would last. If you have multiple dogs, you’ll get a feeding guide unique to each of them, but they can eat the same box of food.

We’ll base the frequency of a fresh box arriving based off that feeding plan, but you have full control to pause, cancel, speed up or slow down your subscription as needed.

Just like us hoomans, some dogs don’t like change.

It’s also important to remember that sometimes the old food that they may be used to may have had lots of salt or other additives that made it taste great, even if it was not healthy. Be persistent and try not to be trained by your fur baby, but sometimes they might just not be into it.

If you’ve transitioned to Scratch and you’re still unsure, we do offer a 100% money-back guarantee on your first order, no questions asked.

We’ve made it super simple to pause, slow down or speed up your subscription with a click of a button so you’re only getting food whenever you need it.

We also remind you 7 days ahead of sending more fresh food for your dogs.

Different ingredients produce different amounts of energy and some food is more dense than others, so one cup of two different dog foods can also have a big difference in energy availability.

Our feeding suggestions are usually pretty spot on based on whether your dog is in a healthy weight range, overweight, etc., but you can monitor your dogs weight and use common sense to feed more or less if your dogs weight changes unexpectedly.

We calculate how much Scratch each dog should be fed per day based on each individual breed, age, weight and activity level.

You can feed them these separate amounts out of the same box, or we can send two boxes at once.

Delivery & Payment

Sure will. We will let you know 7 days in advance of when your next fresh box is due to ship and when it will be charged.

Each email contains a quick link to choose a new order date that you’d prefer or a button for us to send it ASAP if you’re running low.

We currently use Australia Post, with no signature required. Your driver will leave the box in the safest place possible and leave a card if they think there’s nowhere out of site.

We don’t want you to have to try to get to your local post office during business hours, and then have to lug home a heavy box of food, so let us know if you’d prefer us to leave a note with orders if you have a preferred place for packages.

There is a resealable bag inside the box. This is important to keep the food fresh, and store all the great smells inside for feeding time!

We ship to most places in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland, Tasmania and South Australia.

Shipping is free for all Melbourne, Sydney & Brisbane customers and subsidized down to a small fee for everyone else. Head to checkout and enter your address to see exactly how much it is to get to your door.

One day (hopefully in 2019) we’ll offer free shipping Australia-wide, but shipping dog food is expensive, so we’ve subsidized the cost as best we can for now. Watch this space.

Everything Else

We’d love to avoid plastic all together, but if moisture was to get into the box it could create mould and be a horrible health risk for your dog. We’re looking at how we can invest in creating a non-plastic bag, but for now, all of our packaging is recyclable.

To get the best value out of recycling the bag, we suggest you put them in the redcycle.net.au bins available at most supermarkets and include instructions in every order email.

We have chosen not to sell in pet stores. We can get you a better food for the same price, speak to you about the needs of your dog and send fresher food based on your next order dates.

Sure do. Grab a sample here.

We are confident that your dog will love our kibble and that you’ll see the benefits over time. You can also cancel at any time without restriction, and we offer a money-back guarantee on your first box if you’re unsure after transitioning.

30 years ago, most dogs lived in the backyard rather than on the bed. We now fully accept them into our families as little fur babies.

While pet food has improved, we don’t think that regulation has kept up. In fact, it is still only a voluntary standard that exists, and that was written by the pet food industry itself.

While our manufacturing partners are PFIAA members and audited to the voluntary standard, we have currently chosen not to join. We especially believe that the standard does not demand the transparency that consumers expect and deserve. The flexibility that it allows marketers to deceive and promote is more appropriate for business generations ago, not now.

What's Included?

Scratch Boxes

Feeding & Transition Guide

Our mates are used to the same meal, day in day out.

A sudden change can stress out their digestive system and get you diving for the poo bag.

Follow our transition guide to get them on to Scratch smoothly.

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50% Original
50% Scratch

25% Original
75% Scratch

100% Scratch

This is dog food with a difference.


Australian through and through.

Sourced, made, and owned right here in Australia. We mix this dog kibble recipe in New South Wales using 97% locally-sourced ingredients. That 3%? That's coconut oil & vitamins we get from o/s to give him a boost that products grown in Australia can't.


Nutritionally Complete.

We fine-tuned our recipe with an animal nutritionist to make sure every ingredient was spot on and mighty delicious.

Dog Food Subscription

Made fresh on subscription.

We use data to know what your dog needs and when they need it. The subscription model means no more late night dashes to the supermarket. Just fresh dog food delivered to your door without any artificial preservatives.


Hover overTap any ingredient to see why we include it

The nitty gritty

You won’t find generic names that could mean any part of an animal.

We only use real names for real ingredients and tell you exactly how much of it is in there.

Just hover over any ingredient below to understand why we use it in this grain-free dog kibble recipe. Doesn’t have a percentage shown? That means it is included at 1% or below. Small, but important!

Turkey Meal 24%,
Dog Food Meat
Most dog food 'Turkey' has plenty of chicken in it. Not here! Our Turkey comes from Inghams, is 100% Australian and with no added hormones.
Lamb Meal 4.5%
Dog Food Meat
100% Australian grass-fed lamb with no added hormones.
Beef Liver Digest 5%
Dog Food Meat
We top it off with some Beef Liver. While it does have some nutritional value, our premium liver digest makes dogs go nuts for the taste.
Broad Beans 27%,
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Great source of protein, fibre and vitamins & minerals. "I guess veggies are ok…. As long as it means it is Grain & Soy Free"
Chick Peas 27%,
Great source of protein, fibre and complex carbs.
Beet Pulp,
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Moderately fermentable fibre to support good gut health
Prebiotic that promotes beneficial gut bacteria
Protein, fibre and vitamins & minerals
Yucca Extract,
Plant extract to help reduce stool odour. "Me, trying to be nice to my Poo Slave"
Natural Source of Vitamin A & Beta Carotene. "Carrots help me see better right? All the better to see you with!"
Omegas, fibre & B vitamins
Antioxidants, Vitamin K & Iron. "Soo much tastier than Kale"
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Fibre, Vitamins & Potassium
Concentrated source of iodine, zinc, iron & copper
Source of Curcumin, a powerful antioxidant. "Like a daily Golden Latte. When is our next trip to Bryon, or Brunswick Street at least?"
Fats & Oils
Beef Fat (7%),
Great tasting source of energy. "Can I pleassse lick the bowl?"
Sunflower Oil (2.7%),
Excellent source of Omega 6 to help maintain healthy skin and glossy coat. "Shinny fur helps me get my strut on at the park"
Salmon Oil,
Salmon Dog Food
Tasmanian Salmon oil is a great source of Omega 3 EPA & DHA to support brain development in puppies.
Flaxseed Oil,
Included for its high percentage of Omega 3
Coconut Oil,
Concentrate source of energy that helps maintain healthy skin. "This is paleo right?"
DHA from Algae
Long Chain Omega 3s that helps brain development in puppies and healthy skin & coat
Vitamins & Minerals
Monosodium Phosphate,
Needed for healthy bone development.
Salt is required to maintain the electrolyte balance, organs and nervous system.
DL Methionine & Taurine,
Extra amino acids for heart and eye health. Especially important for large breed dogs and breeds predisposed to some heart conditions.
Zinc Sulphate Monohydrate,
Important for healthy skin and coat as well as immune system. "Having good skin = more belly rubs"
Essential Vitamins & Minerals
Concentrated supplement of vitamins and minerals to ensure that your woofer has everything he needs to thrive. Bet you can't say them in one breath! - Choline chloride, Calcium carbonate, Zinc sulphate, Vitamin E, Ferrous Sulphate, Vitamin C, Copper Sulphate, Vitamin B3 Niacin, Vitamin B5 D-Calpantothenate, Vitamin B2 Riboflavin, Vitamin A, Vitamin D, Vitamin B12 Cyanocobalamin, Vitamin B1 Thiamine, Selenium, Manganous oxide, Vitamin B6, Pyridoxine, Potassium Iodide, Vitamin B9 Folic Acid.
Natural Antioxidants
Mixed Tocopherols and Rosemary Extract
Vitamin E and other natural mixed Tocopherols combine with Rosemary Extract to make sure everything stays fresh.

Guaranteed Analysis

Protein (Min) 30%
Fat (Min) 16%
Total Carbohydrates(calc) 22.5%
Metabolisable Energy 362Kcal/100g
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If they don't devour Scratch grain-free goodness after two weeks transitioning, we'll give you a full refund.

Turkey, Lamb & Beef

$69 per box



$79 per box

Large Breed Puppy Kibble
Both Recipes are:
  • Packed full of whole, Australian vegetables
  • Protein rich with local, sustainably-sourced meat
  • Cooked with four healthy oils for healthy skin & coat
  • Nutritionally (and emotionally) complete
  • Naturally high in fibre to fix gut problems
  • Suitable for all life stages, from puppies through to silver foxes
  • Are great for allergies & intolerances
Dog Food
Kibble size
30% Protein
Large breed puppy friendly!
Multiple animal proteins for diverse nutrients
Kibble size
28% Protein
Not for large breed puppies
Single animal protein - amazing for dogs with allergies or on elimination diets
Sustainably-sourced Kangaroo
Added supplements for joint health (great for older dogs)

Turkey, Lamb & Beef

$69 per box



$79 per box

Large Breed Puppy Kibble
Both Recipes are:
  • Packed full of whole, Australian vegetables
  • Protein rich with local, sustainably-sourced meat
  • Cooked with four healthy oils for healthy skin & coat
  • Nutritionally (and emotionally) complete
  • Naturally high in fibre to fix gut problems
  • Suitable for all life stages, from puppies through to silver foxes
  • Are great for allergies & intolerances
Dog Food
Kibble size
30% Protein
Large breed puppy friendly!
Multiple animal proteins for diverse nutrients
Kibble size
28% Protein
Not for large breed puppies
Single animal protein - amazing for dogs with allergies or on elimination diets
Sustainably-sourced Kangaroo
Added supplements for joint health (great for older dogs)

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