Grain Free Single Protein Chicken Recipe
A Non-GMO Limited Ingredient Diet
Chicken, Chicken Meal, Peas, Lentils, Chickpeas, Chicken Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Flaxseed, Dried Kelp, Carrots, Menhaden Fish Oil, Spinach, Watercress, Parsley, Celery, Suncured Alfalfa Meal, DL-Methionine, Monosodium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, L-Lysine, Calcium Carbonate, Vitamin E Supplement, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Dried Bacillus subtilis Fermentation Product, Dried Bifidobacterium thermophilum Fermentation Product, Dried Bifidobacterium longum Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Niacin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Potassium Chloride, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Manganese Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Calcium Iodate.
Total Microorganisms* 3.5x104 CFU/lb MIN
Crude Protein: 32% MIN
Crude Fat: 16% MIN
Crude Fiber: 3.5% MAX
Moisture: 10% MAX
Zinc: 200 mg/kg MIN
Omega-3 Fatty Acids*: 0.7% MIN
Omega-6 Fatty Acids*: 3.4% MIN
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles
Grandma Mae's Country Naturals Grain Free Chicken Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages including growth of large size dogs (70 lbs/32 kg or more as an adult).
Recommended Daily Feeding Information
Adult Dogs may be fed once or twice a day depending on your preference. Puppies 5 months or younger feed the recommended total daily amount divided into three small meals a day; from 6 to 12 months, feed the daily amount divided into two meals a day; from 13 to 18 months, feed once a day. Puppies whose daily ration exceeds two cups may be fed twice a day. Feed Pregnant Dogs 50% more during last 3 weeks of pregnancy. During Lactation dogs require twice the amount as an adult dog and should be fed 3 or 4 times a day. Your dog’s food requirement may vary from the feeding guidelines due to age, breed, environment, activity level, and body condition. Adjust food quantities as necessary to maintain an ideal body weight. Avoid overfeeding. Keep fresh, clean drinking water available at all times for your pet.
Calorie Content: 3790 KCAL/KG ME (calculated), 470 KCAL/CUP. Standard Measuring Cup of food weighs approximately 125 grams (4.4 oz).
About our Wholesome Ingredients
Chicken & Chicken Meal:
Fresh chicken and Chicken meal are highly digestible and an excellent source of amino acids and quality protein. They are also very palatable to dogs.
Peas, Lentils and Chickpeas:
These “legumes” are excellent sources of energy and protein that have a low glycemic index and do not cause blood glucose (sugar) levels to spike right after ingestion. The reason to have more than one is that a dog’s system is likely to digest a variety of these legumes more efficiently than it would if there were only one or two of them.
Flaxseed is a good source of Omega-6 and Omega-3 essential fatty acids, which produce a soft, luxuriant coat.
Kelp is a naturally balanced supplement—an abundant source of minerals, amino acids and vitamins, including essential trace minerals. These nutrients are necessary for the production of enzymes that promote healthy body functions. Kelp contains over 60 minerals and elements and 21 amino acids and s