Chicken, Chicken Meal, Brewers Rice, Whole Brown Rice, Whole Grain Oatmeal, Split Peas, Pea Protein, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Rice Bran, Sweet Potato, Natural Flavor, Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Lamb Meal, Whole Flaxseed, Fish Oil (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Potassium Chloride, Salt, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid (preservatives), Pea Fiber, Zinc Sulfate, Niacin Supplement, Calcium Carbonate, Biotin, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Selenium Yeast, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Potassium Iodide, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract.
|Crude Protein (min.)||29.00%|
|Crude Fat (min.)||16.00%|
|Crude Fiber (max.)||3.00%|
|Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) (min.)||0.05%|
|Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (min.)||0.05%|
|Selenium (min.)||0.35 mg/kg|
|Vitamin E (min.)||60 IU/kg|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids (min.)*||0.20%|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids (min.)*||2.00%|
*Not recognised as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
SUGGESTED AMOUNTS TO FEED PER DAY (CUPS)*
|Dog Weight||Weaning to 3 Months||3 to 6 Months||6 to 9 Months||9 to 12 Months|
|2 lbs. (<1 kg)||2/3||1/2||1/2||Transition|
|3 lbs. (1kg)||3/4||2/3||1/2||to|
|5 lbs. (2kg)||1 1/4||1||3/4||Adult|
|10 lbs. (5kg)||2||1 2/3||1 1/2|
|15 lbs. (7kg)||2 2/3||2 1/4||2||1 2/3|
|20 lbs. (9kg)||3 1/4||2 3/4||2 1/3||2|
|30 lbs. (14kg)||4 1/3||3 3/4||3 1/4||2 2/3|
|40 lbs. (18kg)||5 1/2||4 3/4||4||3 1/3|
|50 lbs. (23kg)||6 1/2||5 1/2||4 3/4||4|
|60 lbs. (27kg)||7 1/3||6 1/3||5 1/2||4 1/2|
|70 lbs. (32kg)||7 1/4||6||5|
*Use a standard 8 oz measuring cup which holds 3.69 oz. of NUTRO™ WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS™ Puppy Farm-Raised Chicken, Brown Rice & Sweet Potato Recipe Dog Food.
Metabolizable energy 3,697 kcal/kg, 387 kcal/cup (calculated)
Nutritional Adequacy Statement
NUTRO™ WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS™ All Breed Puppy Dry Dog Food with Chicken Recipe Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for growth, gestation and lactation, except for growth large size dogs (70 lbs. or more as an adult).
Transitioning to Our Products
If switching to this recipe or feeding NUTRO™ Dog Food for the first time, we suggest you blend increasing amounts of the new recipe with your old food for six days.
NUTRO™ Dog Food Body Chart
Underweight: Increase feeding amount to achieve ideal weight.
Ideal weight: Maintain feeding at current level.
Overweight: Decrease feeding amount to lower range of target weight within the age category.