Blue Buffalo Life Protection Adult Chicken & Rice Dog Food offers tasty real chicken as the first ingredient to provide a delicious source of the essential amino acids your dog needs every day. Wholesome whole grains like brown rice, barley and oats supply complex carbohydrates for daily energy (no soy, corn, or wheat). Healthy garden vegetables like carrots, sweet potatoes, and peas offer natural sources of nutrients.
LifeSource® Bits - a Blue dry food exclusive - offer a precise blend of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals, including bone-building calcium. Omega-3 and -6 fatty acids support healthy skin and coat, and glucosamine helps maintain healthy joints. This food contains no chicken by-product meals, no soy, corn, or wheat, and no artificial preservatives, colors, or flavors.
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Blue Buffalo Life Protection Adult Chicken & Rice Dog Food
Ingredients: Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Brown Rice, Barley, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Tomato Pomace (source of Lycopene), Peas, Flaxseed (source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids), Natural Flavor, Potatoes, Alfalfa Meal, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Potato Starch, Dried Chicory Root, DL-Methionine, Caramel, Mixed Tocopherols (a natural preservative), Sweet Potatoes, Carrots, Garlic, Choline Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Sulfate, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Oil of Rosemary, L-Lysine, Parsley, Kelp, Blueberries, Cranberries, Apples, Spinach, Blackberries, Pomegranate, Pumpkin, Barley Grass, Turmeric, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Copper Sulfate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Nicotinic Acid (Vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Taurine, Biotin (Vitamin B7), Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, L-Carnitine, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Beta Carotene, Dried Yeast, Dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, Dried Aspergillus niger fermentation extract, Dried Trichoderma longibrachiatum fermentation extract, Dried Bacillus subtilis fermentation extract, Folic Acid (Vitamin B9), Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite.
|Omega-3 Fatty Acid*
|Omega-6 Fatty Acid*
||400 mg/kg min
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Recommended Daily Feeding
|Up to 15 lbs
||1/2 to 1-1/4 cups*
|16 - 25 lbs
||1-1/4 to 1-3/4 cups*
|26 - 40 lbs
||1-3/4 to 2-1/2 cups*
|41 - 60 lbs
||2-1/2 to 3-1/2 cups*
|61 - 80 lbs
||3-1/2 to 4-1/4 cups
|81 - 100 lbs
||4-1/4 to 5 cups
|Over 100 lbs
||Feed 5 cups* plus 1/2 cup for
each additional 20 lbs.
Use a standard 8-oz. measuring cup.
Calorie Content(ME Calculated, as fed):
3,627 Kcals/kg, 378 Kcals/cup
Note: Individual dog's requirements may vary from the above recommendations due to age, breed, environment, and activity level. Adjust food as required to maintain optimal body condition, and ask your veterinarian if you are unsure.
Small Breed: 1 Meal Per Day
Medium/Large Breed: 2 Meals Per Day
Transition to BLUE
Start by mixing 25% of BLUE with your dog's old food, and gradually increase the proportion of BLUE over the next 14 days.
Dry - Crunchy and delicious nutrition nuggets and LifeSource Bits right from the bag.
Dry with Water - Add warm water and mix to fully release flavors and aroma.
Be sure to have a clean bowl of cool, fresh water available at all times.