Nutro Wholesome Essentials Small Breed Puppy Dry Dog Food Farm-Raised Chicken, Brown Rice, & Sweet Potato Recipe
NUTRO™ WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS™ Small Breed Puppy Farm-Raised Chicken, Brown Rice & Sweet Potato Recipe Dog Food always starts with great-tasting, farm-raised chicken and contains a unique blend of whole grains, vegetables and fruit. This natural dog food provides tailored nutrition for your small breed's unique needs and is made with Omega 3 fatty acids like DHA for healthy growth and development for your puppy, plus vitamins, minerals and other nutrients. These recipes are also crafted with Omega 3 & 6 fatty acids, to promote healthy skin and a soft, shiny coat and calcium to build strong bones and joints. NUTRO™ Food for Dogs follows the THE NUTRO FEED CLEAN™ philosophy, is always made with Non-GMO Ingredients and is made with no artificial flavors, colors or preservatives.
*Trace amounts of genetically modified material may be present due to potential cross contact during manufacturing.
FOOD THAT EVERY DOG DESERVES
All the “life” in your pet’s life is dependent on how you feed them. A pet's food energizes them from the inside out, and NUTRO™ clean recipes are simple, purposeful, and trustworthy - made of real, recognizable, non-GMO†ingredients. NUTRO. FEED CLEAN™
†Trace amounts of genetically modified material may be present due to potential cross contact during manufacturing.
Chicken, Chicken Meal, Whole Brown Rice, Brewers Rice, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Pea Protein, Lamb Meal, Dried Sweet Potato, Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Natural Flavor, Split Peas, Fish Oil (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Potassium Chloride, Salt, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, Dried Apples, Dried Blueberries, Dried Carrots, Vitamin E Supplement, Taurine, Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid (preservatives), Zinc Sulfate, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Inositol, Biotin, Niacin Supplement, Marigold Extract, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Selenium Yeast, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract.
|Crude Protein (min.)||28.00%|
|Crude Fat (min.)||18.00%|
|Crude Fiber (max.)||4.00%|
|Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) (min.)||0.05%|
|Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (min.)||0.05%|
|Calcium (min.)||1.20 %|
|Selenium (min.)||0.35 mg/kg|
|Vitamin E (min.)||400 IU/kg|
|Ascorbic Acid (source of Vitamin C) (Min.)*||100 mg/kg|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids (Min.)*||0.20%|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids (Min.)*||2.00%|
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
These are the recommended feeding amounts based on the ideal body condition for puppy dogs of various weights. Individual dogs' energy requirements may differ. Adjust the amount fed to obtain or maintain your dog's optimum weight. Keep fresh drinking water available at all times, provide plenty of exercise and see your veterinarian regularly. Serve dry or lightly moistened. To help maintain freshness, we recommend sealing the bag tightly and storing it in a cool, dry location.
SUGGESTED AMOUNTS TO FEED PER DAY (CUPS)†
|Dog Weight||6 – 11 Weeks||12 - 16 Weeks||17 - 28 Weeks||29 - 52 Weeks|
|2 lbs.||1/2 --- 2/3||1/3 --- 1/2||1/3 --- 1/2||1/4 --- 1/3|
|3 lbs.||1/2 --- 2/3||1/2 --- 2/3||1/2 --- 2/3||1/3 --- 1/2|
|5 lbs.||3/4 --- 1||3/4 --- 1||2/3 --- 3/4||1/2 --- 2/3|
|10 lbs.||1 1/4 --- 1 1/2||1 --- 1 1/4||3/4 --- 1|
|15 lbs.||1 1/2 --- 1 3/4||1 1/4 --- 1 1/2|
|20 lbs.||1 1/2 --- 1 3/4|
|25 lbs.||1 3/4 --- 2 1/4|
†Use a standard 8-oz. measuring cup, which holds 3.80 oz. of NUTRO™ WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS™ Small Breed Puppy Farm-Raised Chicken, Brown Rice & Sweet Potato Recipe Dog Food.
Metabolizable energy 3,803 kcal/kb, 409 kcal/cup (calculated)
Nutritional Adequacy Statement
NUTRO™ WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS™ Small Breed Puppy Farm-Raised Chicken, Brown Rice & Sweet Potato 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 of 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.