Features and Benefits
A holistic blend of catfish, whitefish, whole grains, and vegetables for all breeds and all life stages.
- NUTRIENT-DENSE FORMULATION - A holistic blend of American-raised catfish and whitefish rich in amino acids, superfood whole grains, antioxidant-rich vegetables, and probiotics for proper digestion.
- EXCELLENT FOR CHICKEN SENSITIVITIES - Made without chicken meal or chicken fat.
- SKIN & COAT HEALTH - Rich in fish oils for a lustrous coat. Fish oils are also an anti-inflammatory and have a healing effect on skin.
- NATURAL JOINT CARE - Natural sources of glucosamine support proper joint and connective tissue health.
- HEART HEALTH INGREDIENTS - Enriched with taurine.
Catfish and Whitefish
High-quality proteins such as catfish and whitefish sourced from the USA, excellent for dogs with ingredient sensitivities.
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.
Healthy Whole Grains
Thoughtfully selected, healthy, whole grains such as brown rice, oatmeal, pearled barley and millet, that are highly nutritious and easily digestible.
Fruits and Vegetables
Antioxidant-rich fruits and vegetables, including blueberries, cranberries, carrots, tomatoes and spinach, help maintain a strong immune system.
|Crude Protein (Minimum)||26.0%|
|Crude Fat (Minimum)||15.0%|
|Crude Fiber (Maximum)||4.0%|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids (Minimum)||3.2%|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids (Minimum)||1.5%|
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.)||Cups Per Day**|
|Up to 10||1/4 to 3/4|
|11-23||3/4 to 1-1/4|
|24-36||1-1/4 to 1-3/4|
|37-49||1-3/4 to 2-1/4|
|50-62||2-1/4 to 3|
|63-75||3 to 3-1/2|
|76-89||3-1/2 to 4|
|90 or More||4 Cups Plus 1/2 Cup For Every 10 lbs. over 90|
** 1 cup equals approximately 114 grams of food.
Best Breed Freshwater 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 450 Kcal per cup ME (metabolizable energy) and 4.0 oz. of food per standard 8 oz. measuring cup.