I feed fromm four-star (various flavors) and cookie does well with them.
But for her swallowing issues, I grind the kibble into powder and then add enough warm water to make it a gruel. She loves it that way. Gets a little canned on top of that (my poodle eats canned exclusively) and then sometimes yogurt or other extras.
You could also try Honest Kitchen! It's dehydrated "raw" food. No freezer necessary.