NutriSource Senior Chicken & Rice Recipe w/ Wholesome Grains Dry Dog Food
NutriSource’s Senior dry dog food is specially formulated with slightly restricted fat and protein for dogs seven-years-old and older. This food features farm-raised, Humane Certified light and dark chicken meat from Minnesota. Fish meal is a source of anti-inflammatory omega-3 fatty acids. Brown rice, barley, and white rice offer vitamins, minerals, and fiber, and peas, a low-glycemic carbohydrate, provide protein and fiber and help to stabilize blood sugar levels. This palatable diet is a good choice for senior dogs of all breeds.
About The Manufacturer
NutriSource is a Tuffy’s Pet Foods brand designed to provide quality nutrition at an affordable price. Tuffy’s Pet Foods is a three-generation family-owned Minnesota company that has been producing pet foods since 1964. Tuffy’s mills its own legumes and grains, grinds its own meats, and cooks its dry diets in its own manufacturing facility at temperatures under 200 degrees Fahrenheit to maximize bio-availability. Tuffy’s is dedicated to using safe, nutritious ingredients that are produced ethically, and these ingredients feature in all of their food brands, including NutriSource. All NutriSource diets include Good 4 Life supplements, including prebiotics and probiotics to enhance digestibility.
"Chicken, chicken meal, brown rice, barley, oatmeal, natural turkey and chicken flavor, dried plain beet pulp, chicken fat (preserved with tocopherols and citric acid), flax seeds, menhaden fish meal (a source of fish oil), dried egg product, brewers dried yeast, potassium chloride, DL methionine, 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), lactic acid, glucosamine hydrochloride, choline chloride, L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), chondroitin sulfate, yucca schidigera extract, taurine, calcium iodate, rosemary extract, yeast culture (Saccharomyces cerevisiae), dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, dried Aspergillus niger fermentation extract, dried Trichoderma longibrachiatum fermentation extract, dried Bacillus subtilis fermentation extract."
NutriSource® Senior Chicken & Rice Formula Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance of adult dogs.
|Crude Protein (Min.)||26.0%||260 g/kg|
|Crude Fat (Min.)||12.0%||100 g/kg|
|Crude Fiber (Max.)||5.5%||55 g/kg|
|Moisture (Max.)||10.0%||100 g/kg|
|Iron (Min.)||120 mg/kg||120 mg/kg|
|Copper (Min.)||10 mg/kg||10 mg/kg|
|Manganese (Min.)||11 mg/kg||11 mg/kg|
|Zinc (Min.)||160 mg/kg||160 mg/kg|
|Selenium (Min.)||0.35 mg/kg||0.35 mg/kg|
|Vitamin E (Min.)||155 IU/kg||155 IU/kg|
|*Omega – 6 Fatty Acids (Min.)||1.8%||18 g/kg|
|*Omega – 3 Fatty Acids (Min.)||0.5%||5 g/kg|
|*Glucosamine (Min.)||300 mg/kg|
|*Chondroitin Sulfate (Min.)||150 mg/kg|
|*L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C) (Min.)||90 mg/kg|
|*Cobalt (Min.)||1.0 mg/kg|
|* Total Microorganisms (Min.)||100 million CFU/lb **|
|(Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Enterococcus faecium)|
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
** Colony Forming Units per pound
|YOUR PET'S WEIGHT||DAILY FEEDING|
|Lbs.||Kg.||8 oz. Cups||Grams|
|0 - 5||0 - 2||1/4 - 1/2||26 - 53|
|10 - 20||5 - 9||3/4 - 1 1/4||79 - 132|
|30 - 40||14 - 18||1 1/2 - 1 3/4||158 - 185|
|50 - 60||23 - 27||2 - 2 1/3||211 - 246|
|70 - 80||32 - 36||2 3/4 - 3||290 - 316|
|80 - 100||36 - 45||3 - 3 1/3||316 - 351|
|Divide the amount shown into 2 feedings daily.|
|Add approx.1/2 cup (53g) for every 10 lbs.(4.5kg.) over 100 lbs. (45kg.) daily feeding|
|**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/105 g 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.|