Give your growing puppy a meal that is rich in nutrients with this NUTRO ULTRA Small-Breed Puppy Food that is fortified with a balanced blend of vitamins and minerals to provide the wholesome nutrition he needs to thrive. Made with a delectable chicken, lamb and salmon flavor, this food caters to your canine's cravings.
Features: Contains vitamins and minerals for balanced nutrition; chicken, lamb and salmon flavor provides a tasty meal; ideal for small-breed puppies
Food Type: Dry Food
Food Consistency: Kibble
Life Stage: Puppy
Flavor: Chicken, Lamb and Salmon
Primary Ingredient: Chicken
Package Weight: 8 lbs.
3 lbs.: 1/3 – 3/4 cup, moistened and fed frequently
5 lbs.: 1/2 – 1 cup, moistened and fed frequently
8 lbs.: 1 – 1-1/3 cups, moistened and fed frequently
10 lbs.: 1 – 1-2/3 cups, moistened and fed frequently
13 lbs.: 1-1/4 – 2 cups
15 lbs.: 1-1/4 – 2-1/4 cups
20 lbs.: 1-1/2 – 2-1/2 cups
25 lbs.: 1-3/4 – 2-1/2 cups
Use a standard 8-oz. measuring cup.
These are the recommended ranges for small-breed puppies and these guidelines should be adjusted as needed to obtain optimum weight.
Feed the suggested amount in 3 meals per day until 6 months of age, then twice daily until 1 year.
Moisten the food until the puppy no longer has sore gums and has sufficient teeth to chew the kibble.
If feeding to adult dogs, feed at least 80% of the amount for puppies 29 – 52 weeks of age.
During pregnancy, offer 50% more than the amount for puppies 29 – 52 weeks of age.
Offer at least 2 – 3 times the amount for puppies 29 – 52 weeks of age to nursing dogs.
If feeding this food for the first time, blend increasing amounts of the new food with the current food for 6 days.
Keep fresh drinking water available at all times, provide plenty of exercise and see your veterinarian regularly.
Serve dry or lightly moistened.
To maintain freshness, seal the bag tightly and store in a cool, dry location.
Chicken, Chicken Meal (Source of Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate), Whole Brown Rice, Ground Rice, Chicken Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Pea Protein, Potato Protein, Natural Flavors, Lamb Meal (Source of Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate), Salmon Meal, Sunflower Oil (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Rolled Oats, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Flaxseed, Fish Oil (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Egg Product, Tomato Pomace, Choline Chloride, Dried Pomegranate, Dried Blueberry, Dried Cranberry, Dried Pumpkin, Dried Spinach, Dried Carrot, Vitamin E Supplement, Zinc Sulfate, Zinc Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source of Vitamin C), Biotin, Niacin Supplement, Potassium Iodide, Copper Proteinate, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Source of Vitamin B2), Vitamin A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Source of Vitamin B6), Thiamine Mononitrate (Source of Vitamin B1), Sodium Selenite, Beta Carotene, Manganese Proteinate, Manganous Oxide, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid and Rosemary Extract
Crude Protein (min) 29.0%
Crude Fat (min) 16.0%
Crude Fiber (max) 4.0 %
Moisture (max) 10.0%
Arginine (min) 1.0%
Lysine (min) 1.0%
Calcium (min) 1.1%
Calcium (max) 1.5%
Phosphorus (min) 0.9%
Phosphorus (max) 1.4%
Zinc (min) 250mg/kg
Vitamin E (min) 400 IU/kg
Ascorbic Acid* (Source of Vitamin C) (min) 60mg/kg
Taurine* (min) 0.09%
Docosahexaenoic Acid* (DHA) (min) 0.1%
Beta Carotene* (min) 0.5mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate* (min) 300mg/kg
Glucosamine* (min) 200mg/kg
Omega-6 Fatty Acids* (min) 3.6%
Omega-3 Fatty Acids* (min) 0.4%
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.