Features: LifeSource Bits provide your dog with complete nutrition; blend of nutrients and antioxidants meets your dog's needs
Treat your senior canine to a meal that will satisfy his or her appetite with this BLUE Life Protection Formula Small Bite Natural Chicken and Brown Rice Recipe Food for Senior Dogs that features the savory flavors of chicken and brown rice to appeal to his or her tastes. The food is specially formulated with LifeSource Bits to deliver complete, wholesome nutrition to your furry friend. Enriched with a blend of nutrients and antioxidants, the food will have your mature pup feeling great.
Food Type: Dry Food
Flavor: Natural Chicken and Brown Rice Recipe
Life Stage: Senior
Calories per Serving: 430 Kcals per cup
Package Weight: 15 lbs.
Up to 15 lbs.: 1/4 – 1-1/4 cups
16 – 25 lbs.: 1-1/4 – 1-1/2 cups
26 – 40 lbs.: 1-1/2 – 2-1/4 cups
41 – 60 lbs.: 2-1/4 – 3 cups
61 – 80 lbs.: 3 – 3-1/2 cups
81 – 100 lbs.: 3-1/2 – 4-1/4 cups
More than 100 lbs.: 4-1/4 cups plus 1/2 cup for every 20 lbs. over 100 lbs.
Use a standard 8-oz. measuring cup.
Feed small-breed dogs 1 meal per day.
Feed medium- and large-breed dogs 2 meals per day.
When transitioning to BLUE, start by mixing 25% of BLUE with your dog's current food, then gradually mix increasing amounts of BLUE with decreasing amounts of the current food over a 14-day period.
Feed dry or mixed with warm water to fully release flavors and aromas.
Individual dog's feeding requirements may vary due to age, breed, environment and activity level. Adjust food as required to maintain optimal body condition and ask your veterinarian if you are unsure.
Be sure to have a bowl of fresh, clean water available at all times.
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Formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.
Deboned chicken, whole ground brown rice, oatmeal, whole ground barley, chicken meal, tomato pomace (source of lycopene), rye, rice bran, chicken fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), natural chicken flavor, whole potatoes, peas, whole carrots, whole sweet potatoes, blueberries, cranberries, apples, blackberries, pomegranate, spinach, pumpkin, flaxseed (source of omega-3 and -6 fatty acids), barley grass, dried parsley, garlic, alfalfa meal, dried kelp, yucca schidigera extract, L-carnitine, L-lysine, glucosamine hydrochloride, chondroitin sulfate, turmeric, sunflower oil (source of omega-6 fatty acids), dried chicory root, oil of rosemary, beta carotene, calcium carbonate, vitamin A supplement, thiamine mononitrate (vitamin B1), riboflavin (vitamin B2), niacin (vitamin B3), d-calcium pantothenate (vitamin B5), pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6), biotin (vitamin B7), folic acid (vitamin B9), vitamin B12 supplement, calcium ascorbate (source of vitamin C), vitamin D3 supplement, vitamin E supplement, iron amino acid chelate, zinc amino acid chelate, manganese amino acid chelate, copper amino acid chelate, choline chloride, sodium selenite, calcium iodate, salt, caramel, potassium chloride, dicalcium phosphate, dried yeast (source of saccharomyces cerevisiae), dried lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried bacillus subtilis fermentation product and dried enterococcus faecium fermentation product
Crude Protein (min) 18.0%, Crude Fat (min) 8.0%, Crude Fiber (max) 5.0%, Moisture (max) 10.0%, L-Carnitine* (min) 100mg/kg, Omega-3 Fatty Acids* (min) 0.2%, Omega-6 Fatty Acids* (min) 2.5%, Glucosamine* (min) 400mg/kg, Chondroitin Sulfate* (min) 300mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.