Support your aging dog's shifting nutritional needs with this food's high energy content and special blend of antioxidants and nutrients, including metabolism-supporting L-carnitine. Since small dogs may grow pickier with age, the food is developed with a delicious recipe that encourages appetite.
Your small pooch may be growing older in years, but he or she can stay young in spirit and health with support from the antioxidants and nutrients provided in this Royal Canin Canine Health Nutrition MINI Mature +8 Dog Food. Formulated specifically for small-breed dogs 8 – 10 years of age, this food satisfies your dog's high energy needs while metabolizing fat with L-carnitine to promote a healthy weight. The special recipe offers a tantalizing blend of flavors that encourages picky pooches to eat complete meals, while the crunchy kibble bits help fight tartar buildup.
- For small-breed dogs that are 8 – 10 years old and weigh 9 – 22 lb.
- Specially formulatedwith nutrients and antioxidants that help small dogs maintain vitality as they begin aging
- Delicious flavors encourage picky eaters to get proper nutrition
- Supports a healthy weight by meeting the high energy needs of small dogs while using L-carnitine to promote fat metabolism
- Kibble technology helps reduce the formation of tartar to optimize your dog's dental health
- Special antioxidant complex helps support your puppy's natural defenses
- Feed 1/4 – 3/8 cup to dogs weighing 2.2 lb.; feed 1/2 – 5/8 cup to dogs weighing 4.4 lb.; feed 5/8 – 3/4 cup to dogs weighing 6.6 lb.; feed 3/4 – 1 cup to dogs weighing 8.8 lb.; feed 7/8 – 1-1/8 cups to dogs weighing 11 lb.; feed 1 – 1-3/8 cups to dogs weighing 13.2 lb.; feed 1-1/8 – 1-1/2 cups to dogs weighing 15.4 lb.; feed 1-1/4 – 1-5/8 cups to dogs weighing 17.6 lb.; feed 1-3/8 – 1-3/4 cups to dogs weighing 19.8 lb.; feed 1-1/2 – 2 cups to dogs weighing 22 lb.
- Individual feeding recommendations vary depending activity level
- Ingredients: brewer's rice, corn, chicken meal, corn gluten meal, chicken fat, brown rice, brewer's rice flour, natural flavors, dried beet pulp, wheat gluten, brewer's dried yeast, fish oil, potassium chloride, calcium carbonate, fructooligosaccharides, sodium tripolyphosphate, DL-methionine, L-lysine, choline chloride, taurine, magnesium oxide, salt, DL-alpha tocopherol acetate (source of vitamin E), L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), biotin, D-calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6), vitamin A acetate, niacin supplement, thiamine mononitrate (vitamin B1), riboflavin supplement (vitamin B2), folic acid, vitamin B12 supplement, vitamin D3 supplement, marigold extract (Tagetes erecta L.), zinc oxide, zinc proteinate, ferrous sulfate, manganese proteinate, copper sulfate, copper proteinate, manganous oxide, calcium iodate, sodium selenite, green tea extract, L-carnitine and rosemary extract (preserved with natural mixed tocopherols and citric acid)
- Guaranteed Analysis: Crude Protein (min) 25.0%, Crude Fat (min) 14.0%, Crude Fiber (max) 3.5%, Moisture (max) 10.0%, L-Carnitine* (min) 40mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Available in a 2.5-lb. bag