CORE Small Breed has optimum protein and calorie levels to help support small breeds who have higher energy needs. CORE recipes are crafted based on the nutritional philosophy that dogs, based on their primal ancestry, thrive on a natural diet mainly comprised of meat. Our Grain-Free, Protein-Rich dry dog food is packed with premium protein along with nutrient-rich superfoods and nutritional supplements to ensure your dog has everything they need to thrive from the CORE.
Deboned Turkey, Turkey Meal (source of Glucosamine), Chicken Meal (source of Chondroitin Sulfate), Lentils, Peas, Dried Ground Potatoes, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Tomato Pomace, Ground Flaxseed, Natural Chicken Flavor, Salmon Oil, Taurine, Choline Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Spinach, Broccoli, Carrots, Parsley, Apples, Blueberries, Kale, Spearmint, Zinc Proteinate, Mixed Tocopherols added to preserve freshness, Zinc Sulfate, Calcium Carbonate, Niacin, Iron Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Copper Sulfate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Manganese Sulfate, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Sodium Selenite, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Biotin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Chicory Root Extract, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Calcium Iodate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract, Green Tea Extract, Spearmint Extract.
This is a naturally preserved product.
Manufactured in a facility that also processes grains.
|Crude Protein||Not Less Than||36.00%|
|Crude Fat||Not Less Than||15.00%|
|Crude Fiber||Not More Than||5.00%|
|Moisture||Not More Than||10.00%|
|Calcium||Not More Than||2.00%|
|Phosphorus||Not More Than||1.30%|
|Vitamin A||Not less Than||25,000 IU/kg|
|Vitamin E||Not Less Than||400 IU/kg|
|Taurine*||Not Less Than||0.20%|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids*||Not Less Than||3.00%|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids*||Not Less Than||0.50%|
|Glucosamine*||Not Less Than||1,200 mg/kg|
|Chondroitin Sulfate*||Not Less Than||1,200 mg/kg|
|Total Lactic Acid Microorganisms*||Not Less Than||80,000,000 CFU/lb|
(Lactobacillus plantarum, Enterococcus faecium, Lactobacillus casei, Lactobacillus acidophilus)
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles
Contains a source of live (viable) naturally occurring microorganisms.
Wellness CORE Small Breed Deboned Turkey, Turkey Meal & Chicken Meal Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.
(Standard measuring cup holds approximately 3.9 oz (110 g) of Wellness CORE Small Breed Deboned Turkey, Turkey Meal & Chicken Meal Recipe)
|WEIGHT OF DOG (LBS)||WEIGHT OF DOG (KG)||CUPS/DAY||GRAMS/DAY|
2 - 4
0.9 - 1.8
30 - 50
5 - 8
2.3 - 3.6
59 - 84
9 - 12
4 - 5
¾ - 1
84 - 114
13 - 16
6 - 7
1 - 1¼
114 - 142
17 - 20
8 - 9
1⅓ - 1½
148 - 167
21 - 25
10 - 11
1½ - 1¾
167 - 198
Combination Feeding: If feeding with Wellness wet food, reduce dry amount fed by ⅛ cup (14 g) for every 2 tbsp. of wet food.
Every dog is a little different, so optimal feeding amounts may vary with age, size, activity level, breed and environment. Please use feeding guidelines as an initial recommendation and adjust as needed.
|Calorie Content: This food contains 3,746 kcal/kg or 412 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as fed basis.|