Essence LIR Ocean Recipe Dry Dog Food
It is our personal vision for premium pet food. Made with the highest quality ingredients and loaded with fish proteins, Essence® Limited Ingredient Recipe is a Clean and Simple philosophy. It uses Two fish ingredients, Two Meals, and Two Sources of Fiber to bring your canine companions closer to nature. Animal proteins provide the building blocks of powerful muscles, strong bones, and healthy functions. Simply put, dogs need animal protein to thrive. Essence® LIR Ocean Recipe is always free of legumes, never contains gluten, and provides 85% fish protein ingredients. Rich in zinc and selenium and low in calories, these fish protein ingredients, combined with unique fiber and other wholesome ingredients, will nourish your canine friends and contribute to their healthy lifestyle. We see a great future for your dogs. Healthy bodies, keen minds, radiant spirits. Let us become a part of their daily lives. Essence® – the next generation of pet food.
About The Manufacturer
Pets Global, Inc is an independent holistic wellness company founded on a passion for animal welfare. Being independently owned, we have the freedom to create the best possible pet foods and products for our companions. As avid pet owners, we understand the mutual bond that exists between people and their animal companions, and it’s this connection that drives us to research and produce the highest quality, Physiologically Tuned™ recipes for total pet nutrition.
WHITEFISH, HERRING, WHITEFISH MEAL, HERRING MEAL, QUINOA, PUMPKIN, OLIVE OIL, DICALCIUM PHOSPHATE, NATURAL WHITEFISH FLAVOR, CALCIUM CARBONATE, SALT, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, DL-METHIONINE, TAURINE, VITAMINS (VITAMIN A ACETATE, VITAMIN D3 SUPPLEMENT, VITAMIN E SUPPLEMENT, NIACIN SUPPLEMENT, D-CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE, RIBOFLAVIN SUPPLEMENT, FOLIC ACID, VITAMIN B12 SUPPLEMENT), MINERALS (ZINC PROTEINATE, IRON PROTEINATE, COPPER PROTEINATE, MANGANESE PROTEINATE, SODIUM SELENITE, CALCIUM IODATE) , L-Carnitine.
Crude protein (min) 35.0%
Crude fat (min) 17.0%
Crude fiber(max) 5.0%
Moisture (max) 12.0%
Phosphorous (min) 1.25%
Omega 3 Fatty Acids* (min) 1.00%
Omega 6 Fatty Acids* (min) 2.0%
*Taurine (min) 0.15%
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO DOG Food Nutrient Profiles.
Essence® LIR Ocean recipe for DOGs 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.
|DOG WEIGHT||FEED AMOUNT|
|10 lbs or Less||1/4 -2/3 Cup||1. PUPPIES: FEED UP TO 2 TIMES PER POUND OF BODY WEIGHT OVER ADULT LEVELS.|
|10-20 lbs||2/3 - 1 Cup||2. PREGNANT FEMALES: MINIMAL INCREASE NEEDED DURING FIRST 6 WEEKS. WEEKS 7, 8, & 9 INCREASE UP TO 25%.|
|20-30 lbs||1 - 1 2/5 Cups||3.LACTATING FEMALES: IMMEDIATELY AFTER WHELPING, NUTRITIONAL DEMAND INCREASES BY 50% COMPARED TO MAINTENANCE LEVELS. DURING PEAK LACTATION (AROUND 4-5 WEEKS), INCREASE FEEDING UP TO 300% OF REGULAR INTAKE. FEED IN 3 EQUAL MEALS PER DAY.|
|30-40 lbs||1 2/5 - 1 2/3 Cups||4. NOTE: FEEDING AMOUNTS MAY VARY BY BREED, ACTIVITY LEVEL, TEMPERAMENT, & CLIMATE.|
|40-60 lbs||1 2/3 - 2 1/4 Cups||5. SEE YOUR VETERINARIAN REGULARLY. KEEP FRESH WATER AVAILABLE. TO MAINTAIN FRESHNESS, KEEP PACKAGE SEALED AND STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE.|
|60-80 lbs||2 1/4 - 2 2/3 Cups|
|80-100 lbs||2 2/3 - 3 Cups|
|STANDARD 8-FLUID MEASURING CUP|
It takes time to transition your pet to a new food without having digestive upset. Over the course of one to two weeks, you should gradually switch from the old food to the new. Start with a 75% old to 25% new mix, then 50:50, and finally 25:75, until you have switched to Essence food entirely.