Feeding Guidelines

Feeding guidelines have been updated as of 5/12/2011.  Individual packages will be updated as existing package inventory is depleted.

Add approximately 1/2 cup (53g) for every 10 lbs. (4.5kg.) over 100 lbs. (45kg.) daily feeding

ADULT FEEDING CHART** SENIOR CHICKEN & RICE FORMULA
YOUR PET'S WEIGHT DAILY FEEDING
(lbs./kg) (8 oz. Cups/grams)
0 - 5 lbs. / 0 - 2 kg 1/4 - 1/2 Cup / 26 - 53g
10 - 20 lbs. / 5 - 9 kg 3/4 - 1 1/4 Cups / 79 - 132g
30 - 40 lbs. / 14 - 18 kg 1 1/2 - 1 3/4 Cups / 158 - 185g
50 - 60 lbs. / 23 - 27 kg 2 - 2 1/3 Cups / 211 - 246g
70 - 80 lbs. / 32 - 36 kg 2 3/4 - 3 Cups / 290 - 316g
80 - 100 lbs. / 36 - 45 kg 3 - 3 1/3 Cups / 316 - 351g


**Amount of food consumed will vary based on activity level, age, breed and environment. Standard 8-oz/250 cc measuring cup holds approximately 3.72 oz/105g of Nutrisource Senior Formula Dog Food. Consult your veterinarian if you believe your dog is too thin or overweight. Remember it is important to have clean, fresh water available for your dog at all times.

Calorie Content Metabolizable Energy (calculated): 4,271 kcal per kg, 427 kcal per cup

Cups per bag     1.5 lbs.       6 Cups

                          6.6 lbs.       28 Cups

                           18 lbs.       77 Cups

                           30 lbs.       129 Cups

 

NutriSource® Senior Dog Chicken and Rice Formula provides super premium nutrition in a scientifically formulated easy to digest food specially designed for dogs 7 years of age and older. Real chicken is the number one ingredient in NutriSource®. Chicken is a source of high quality protein; chicken has a rich, wholesome taste dogs love. NutriSource® combines chicken, rice and carefully selected ingredients in the precise blend to balance all essential nutrients necessary for optimum health, well being and long life. Readily available nutrients in chicken and rice go to work on the inside, resulting in less waste.
Protein - 26%
Fat - 10%

Guaranteed Analysis:


US Metric
Crude Protein (Min.) 26.0% 260 g/kg
Crude Fat (Min.) 10.0% 100 g/kg
Crude Fiber (Max.) 5.5% 55 g/kg
Moisture (Max.) 10.0% 100 g/kg
Iron (Min.) 200 mg/kg
Copper (Min.) 12 mg/kg
Manganese (Min.) 15 mg/kg
Zinc (Min.) 180 mg/kg
Selenium (Min.) 0.1 mg/kg
Vitamin E (Min.) 175 IU/kg
*Omega - 6 Fatty Acids (Min.) 1.8% 18 g/kg
*Omega - 3 Fatty Acids (Min.) 0.8% 8 g/kg
*Glucosamine (Min.) 550 mg/kg
*Chondroitin Sulfate (Min.) 150 mg/kg
* Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) (Min.) 100 mg/kg
*Cobalt (Min.) 1.0 mg/kg
* Total Microorganisms (Min.)
(Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Enterococcus faecium, Aspergillus niger, Bacillus subtillis)

100 million CFU/lb**

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
** Colony Forming Units per pound

Calorie Content – Metabolizable Energy (calculated): 3,923 kcals per kg, 392  kcals per cup

Ingredients:
Chicken, chicken meal, brown rice, barley, white rice, pea flour, natural turkey and chicken flavor, flax seeds, potato protein, oatmeal, chicken fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), dried egg product, beet pulp-dried, fish meal (a source of fish oil), dried brewers yeast, potassium chloride, salt, minerals (zinc proteinate, iron proteinate, copper proteinate, manganese proteinate, cobalt proteinate, selenium yeast),  vitamins (vitamin A acetate, vitamin D3 supplement, vitamin E supplement, niacin, d-calcium pantothenate, thiamine mononitrate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, riboflavin supplement, folic acid, biotin, vitamin B12 supplement), glucosamine hydrochloride, ascorbic acid (source of vitamin C), choline chloride, chondroitin sulfate, yucca schidigera extract, calcium iodate, rosemary extract, yeast culture (Saccharomyces cerevisiae), dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, dried Aspergillus niger fermentation product, dried Bacillus subtillis fermentation product.

NutriSource® Adult Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages.

Available in 30 lb., 18 lb., 6.6 lb., & 1.5 lb. bags