Features and Benefits
A holistic blend of chicken, fish, superfood whole grains, and vegetables perfectly balanced for all toy and small breed dogs.
- MINI-BITE KIBBLE SIZE - Easy chewing with mini-bite kibbles for toy and small breed dogs small mouths.
- EXCELLENT INTRODUCTORY KIBBLE FOR PUPPIES - Formulated for both large breed and small breed puppy growth.
- NATURAL JOINT CARE - Natural sources of glucosamine support proper joint and connective tissue health.
- SKIN & COAT HEALTH - Rich in omega-3 fatty acids from fish oils for a lustrous coat. Fish oils are also an anti-inflammatory and have a healing effect on skin.
- HEART HEALTH INGREDIENTS - Enriched with taurine.
Made with protein-rich, low ash chicken sourced from the USA. Chicken supplies essential amino acids including taurine a critical nutrient for heart health.
Our U.S.A.-sourced whitefish contains wild-caught Alaskan cod, flounder and halibut. It is very high in protein and low in ash making it one of the best meats available.
North American-sourced millet is a gluten-free ancient grain that provides nutrients such as niacin, complex carbohydrates and both soluble and insoluble fiber.
Green-Lipped Sea Mussel
Made with great tasting New Zealand green-lipped sea mussel, a super-food rich in minerals, amino acids, vitamins, antioxidants and more.
|Crude Protein (Minimum)||28.0%|
|Crude Fat (Minimum)||17.0%|
|Crude Fiber (Maximum)||4.0%|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids (Minimum)||3.7%|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids (Minimum)||1.3%|
Typical Nutritional Analysis
This data is composed of calculated values using ingredient nutritional analysis and actual lab analysis of our foods. It is not intended to represent absolute values and therefore not guaranteed as in the above table. The information should be used as a helpful guide when determining if a specific formula is suitable for a known dietary requirement. Should you need any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us.
It is important to remember that your dog’s nutritional needs are unique and will vary with his environment, age and activity level. We recommend feeding to condition, this means using the following guide as a starting point, monitoring his weight and adjusting amounts accordingly. Feeding at least twice a day is optimal. Make sure fresh, clean water is available always.
|Body Weight (lbs.)||Less Active (Cups Per Day)**||Active (Cups Per Day)**|
|Up to 5||1/4||1/2|
|6 to 10||2/3||1|
|11 to 15||1||1-1/4|
|16 to 20||1-1/4||1-1/2|
|21 to 25||1-1/2||1-3/4|
|26 to 30||1-3/4||2|
** 1 cup equals approximately 139 grams of food.
Best Breed Small Breed Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO (Association of American Feed Control Officials) Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages, including growth of large size dogs (70lbs. or more as an adult).
Puppies: May feed up to 33% more than suggested adult levels to maintain optimum body weight.
Pregnant Females: Minimal increase needed during first 6 weeks. Weeks 7 through 9 increase up to 25%.
Lactating Females: Immediately after whelping nutritional demand increases by 50% when compared to maintenance levels. During peak lactation increase feeding up to 300% of regular intake.
Contains 528 Kcal per cup ME (metabolizable energy) and 4.0 oz. of food per standard 8 oz. measuring cup.