Instinct Be Natural Real Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe Dry Dog Food
Natural nutrition begins here. Instinct® Be Natural™ Real Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe starts with cage-free chicken and never contains filler, corn, wheat, soy or by-product meals or artificial preservatives and colors. Guided by our belief in the power of raw, each piece is tumbled with crushed freeze-dried raw chicken - raising the bar in nutrition and taste.
About The Manufacturer
Based on a purpose of transforming the lives of pets, Instinct set out on a journey of changing the pet food industry through raw diets. The company carefully crafts their minimally processed raw foods in their facilities in Lincoln, Nebraska.
Chicken, Chicken Meal (source of Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate), Chickpeas, Tapioca, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid), Turkey Meal, Herring Meal, Peas, Freeze Dried Chicken, Dried Tomato Pomace, Natural Flavor, Freeze Dried Chicken Liver, Coconut Oil, Salt, Pumpkinseeds, Potassium Chloride, Freeze Dried Chicken Heart, Egg Product, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate, Thiamine Mononitrate, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Biotin), Montmorillonite Clay, Carrots, Apples, Cranberries, Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Ethylenediamine Dihydriodide), Choline Chloride, Dried Kelp, Salmon Oil, Blueberries, Dried Bacillus coagulans Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract.
Crude Protein (min) 25 %
Crude Fat (min) 14 %
Crude Fiber (max) 5 %
Moisture (max) 10 %
Vitamin E (min) 100 IU/kg
*Omega 6 Fatty Acids (min) 2.10 %
*Omega 3 Fatty Acids (min)
Caloric Content (calculated) - Metabolizable Energy
Caloric Content 3,763 kcal/kg
Instinct® Be Natural™ Real Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages except for growth of large size dogs (70 lbs or more as an adult).
Ideal feeding amounts will vary by age, weight and activity level so the guide below should be used as an initial recommendation. Divide the cups per day by the number of feedings per day. Be sure to always provide clean, fresh water. Along with dry food, we recommend feeding raw or wet food to help increase the amount of water in your dog’s diet.
Complete & Balanced
Instinct Be Natural Real Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages except for growth of large size dogs (70 lbs or more as an adult).
|Dog Weight||5 - 15 lb||16 - 25 lb||26 - 50 lb||51 - 75 lb||76 - 100 lb|
|Adult Maintenance||½ - 1 ¼||1 ¼ - 1 ¾||1 ¾ - 2 ¾||2 ¾ - 3 ¾||3 ¾ - 4 ¾|
|Weight Loss||¼ - ¾||¾ - 1||1 – 1 ¾||1 ¾ - 2 ½||2 ½ - 3|
*Standard 8 oz dry measuring cup
Puppies: Feed up to twice the adult maintenance amount shown above.
Pregnant/nursing females: Feed up to three times the adult maintenance amount shown above.
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 Instinct food entirely.