Nutro Wholesome Essentials Puppy Food Small Breed Chicken - PetMax
Currency:CAD
$14.99
Small breed puppies have higher metabolisms, sensitive skin, developing teeth and are often finicky eaters. They require the right energy and nutrients from their food in order to support rapid growth. Because finding the right food is crucial to their overall development, we’ve formulated a natural diet for their specific...

More Information

Small breed puppies have higher metabolisms, sensitive skin, developing teeth and are often finicky eaters. They require the right energy and nutrients from their food in order to support rapid growth. Because finding the right food is crucial to their overall development, we’ve formulated a natural diet for their specific needs. Made with real, farm-raised chicken, this healthy, natural small breed puppy food contains targeted levels of protein, DHA, minerals, and the right balance of calcium and phosphorus. Its unique kibble shape is designed to reduce tartar and plaque buildup. Plus, our natural puppy food never uses artificial colours, flavours or preservatives and is packed with a taste your small breed puppy will enjoy.

Key Product Benefits:

  • Great taste for finicky eaters
  • Real chicken is the #1 ingredient.
  • Kibble uniquely shaped for oral care
  • The only brand guaranteed to improve skin and coat**
  • Targeted levels of protein and fat help with the higher energy needs of small breed puppies.
  • Natural puppy food with added vitamins, minerals and other nutrients
  • Contains no artificial colours, flavours or preservatives
  • 100% produced in our own facilities

Ingredients:

Chicken, Chicken Meal, Whole Brown Rice, Brewers Rice, Pea Protein, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed Tocopherols), Whole Grain Oatmeal, Dried Plain Beet Pulp,Natural Flavor,Rice Bran, Fish Oil (preserved with mixed Tocopherols), Potassium Chloride,Salt, Sunflower Oil (preserved with mixed Tocopherols), Soybean Oil (preserved with mixed Tocopherols), Monocalcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Taurine, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Zinc Sulfate, Biotin, Niacin Supplement, Marigold Extract, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Copper Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Selenium Yeast, Vitamin B12 Supplement, L-Carnitine, Manganese Proteinate, Vitamin A Supplement, Potassium Iodide, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract, Decaffeinated Green Tea Extract, Spearmint Extract


Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein (Min.) 28.00%
Crude Fat (Min.) 18.00%
Crude Fiber (Max.) 5.00%
Moisture (Max.) 10.00%
Linoleic Acid (Min.) 3.50%
Calcium (Min.) 1.00%
Phosphorus (Min.) 0.90%
Zinc (Min.) 250 mg/kg
Vitamin E (Min.) 400 IU/kg
Niacin (Min.) 250 mg/kg
Ascorbic Acid (Source of Vitamin C) (Min.)*  150 mg/kg
Biotin (Min.)* 2.5 mg/kg
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (Min.)* 0.10%
Taurine (Min.)* 0.20%
Omega-6 Fatty Acid (Min.)* 3.50%

Feeding Guidelines:

These are the recommended feeding ranges for puppies. These guidelines should be adjusted as needed to obtain optimum weight.

Puppies: From 3 to 5 weeks of age, moisten food and feed frequently. From 6 weeks of age, feed the suggested amount in three meals per day until 6 months of age, then twice daily until 12 months.
 
Pregnant Bitches: During pregnancy, offer 50% more than the amount shown for puppies 29 to 52 weeks of age.
  
Lactating Bitches: Offer at least two to three times the amount shown for puppies 29 to 52 weeks of age.
  
If feeding NUTRO® NATURAL CHOICE® Dog Food for the first time, we suggest you blend increasing amounts of NUTRO® NATURAL CHOICE® Small Breed Puppy Chicken, Whole Brown Rice & Oatmeal Formula Dog Food with your old food for six days. 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.
 
Puppy Age — Suggested Amounts to Feed Per Day (Cups)
Puppy 
Weight
6 - 11
Weeks
12 - 16
Weeks
17 - 28
Weeks
29 - 52
Weeks
Up to 2 lbs. 1/2 – 2/3 1/3 – 1/2 1/3 – 1/2 1/4 – 1/3
3 lbs. 2/3 – 3/4 1/2 – 2/3 1/2 – 2/3 1/3 – 1/2
5 lbs. 1 – 1 1/4 3/4 – 1 3/4 – 1 1/2 – 3/4
10 lbs. ----- 1 1/3 – 1 1/2 1 1/4 – 1 1/3 1 – 1 1/4
15 lbs. ----- ---- 1 2/3 – 2 1 1/3 – 1 2/3
20 lbs. ---- ---- ----- 1 2/3 – 2
25 lbs. ---- ---- ---- 2 – 2 1/3
 
Calorie Content
Metabolizable energy 3821 kcal/kg, 394 kcal/cup (calculated)

Reviews

Just added to your wishlist:
 
My Wishlist
Just added to your cart:
 
My Cart