Fresh Water Steelead is a member of the salmon family. This light-tasting fish is a very healthy choice and a great addition to feeding variety in your pet's diet! It contains approximately 6 grams of omega-3 fatty acids per 8oz patty. Omega-3 fatty acids help protect against disease and arthritis. It's true! Our Steelhead are farmed but they are raised in clear, cool lakes fed by pristine water of the Rocky Mountains. This superior environment produces healthy fish! On average less than 0.02% of feed fed to the Steelhead contains any for of therapuetants so it's safe to feed your dog or cat. Both the fish and their environment are monitored regularly during the production process to ensure they meet strict quality standards. These measures are part of the commitment to providing a nutritious product in an environmentally responsible manner. Carnivora is pleased of offer our Fresh Water Steelhead from a HACCP approved processing facility that is qualified QMP (Quality management Plan) to ensure the product is handled and packaged to specifications that meet and exceed the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's (CFIA) stringent guidelines for quality.