Our Merrick Limited Ingredient Diet recipes are specially formulated with a limited number of carefully selected ingredients to provide complete and balanced nutrition for your dog with food sensitivities. Our limited ingredient recipes keep it simple with a single source of animal protein and easily digestible carbohydrates without grains, corn, or gluten ingredients.
For dogs over 100 lbs: add 1/3 cup per additional 10 lbs
Transitioning: Gradually mix in the new food over a 5-7 day period, increasing the amount of Limited Ingredient Diet Real Chicken Recipe each day.
Merrick Limited Ingredient Diet Real Chicken Recipe Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.
3,670 kcal/kg or 367 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).
Ingredients: Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Chickpeas, Peas, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Natural Flavor, Organic Alfalfa, Flaxseed Oil (source of Omega-3 fatty acids), Salt, Choline Chloride, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Amino Acid Complex, Sodium Selenite), Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate), Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract.
Crude protein (min.) 30.00 %
Crude fat (min.) 16.00 %
Crude fiber (max.) 3.50 %
Moisture (max.) 11.00 %
Omega-6 fatty acid (min.) 3.50 %
Omega-3 fatty acid (min.) 0.30%
Glucosamine (min.) 1200 mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate (min.) 1200 mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Nutrient Profiles