- "This is a well-balanced meal with all necessary nutrients. (Single-Use)"
- — DS description, Nintendogs
- "Basic, everyday food for active and healthy puppies."
- — 3DS description (dog version), Nintendogs + Cats
Dry food is the basic default food for pets. In Nintendogs + Cats there is a cat version of this. In Nintendogs it can be bought for $1.50 and sold for $0.60. In Nintendogs + Cats both versions can be bought for $3 and sold for $1.
In Nintendogs the food is in a tall, red upside-down trapezoid bag. In Nintendogs + Cats the dog food is placed in a large blue bag with a picture of a small German shepherd sitting under the orange-outlined words, "Dry Food".