MERRICK Grain Free Dog Food - Small Breed - for All Life Stages

Merrick

$24.99 
SKU: 083-38410F

All Life Stages

Recipe Overview

Dogs thrive on quality protein and healthy fats. That is why Merrick Grain Free Small Breed Dog Food provides balanced nutrition with real whole foods sourced from local farmers. This natural, grain-free formula dog food is ideal for all life stages and all small breeds of dogs weighing up to 30 pounds with a focus on naturally nutrient rich ingredients to support overall health. Deboned chicken is the first ingredient and helps comprise the 70% of meat and fish sourced ingredients that help build and maintain lean, healthy muscle tissue with high quality protein, support healthy skin and coat with omega fatty acids and support joint health with glucosamine. The 30% fresh produce fortifies this high-quality grain-free canine diet with potatoes, sweet potato, peas, apples and blueberries offering vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. Easily digestible carbohydrates like potatoes and sweet potatoes offer the benefit of sustained energy without upsetting grain-sensitive systems. This food revolution in the dog bowl yields 38% protein in every bowl. Features smaller kibble pieces for tiny bites.

Like with all of our recipes, we locally source our farm fresh ingredients to ensure the highest quality. As a result, Merrick recipes don’t contain any ingredients from China and our made in our own five-star kitchen and manufacturing facilities that uphold the strict guidelines well defined by the FDA.

Ingredients

Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Turkey Meal, Potatoes, Sweet Potatoes, Peas, Natural Flavor, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Salmon Meal (source of Omega 3 fatty acids), Apples, Flaxseed Oil, Blueberries, Organic Alfalfa, Salt, Salmon Oil, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Amino Acid Complex, Sodium Selenite), Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride,_ Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate), Choline Chloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract.

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (min) 38%
Crude fat (min.) 17%
Crude Fiber (max) 3.5%
Moisture (min) 11%
Omega-6 fatty acid* (min) 4.8%
Omega-3 fatty acid* (min) 0.4%
Glucosamine* (min) 1200 mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate* (min) 1200 mg/kg

Feeding Guide

GOAL WT (LBS) CALORIES/DAY CUPS/DAY (APPROX)
2 102 1/4 cup
5 203 1/2 cup
10 342 3/4 cup
15 464 1 cup
20 575 1-1/4 cups
25 680 1-1/2 cups
30 780 1-3/4 cups

For puppies and pregnant or nursing dogs: Feed 25% more than the amounts listed.

Transitioning: Gradually mix in the new food over a 5-7 day period, increasing the amount of Merrick Grain Free Small Breed Recipe each day.

Merrick Grain Free Small Breed Recipe Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages.

3,740 kcal/kg or 460 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).