** This formula is undergoing a packaging and formula change. Formerly Merrick Classic Small Breed Recipe.
Merrick Classic Small Breed Recipe Dry Dog Formula is made with real De-boned Chicken as the first ingredient. All of Merrick ingredients are locally grown in the USA and no ingredients come from China. There are no soy, GMOs or Glutens. There are added Omega 6's and 3's to promote healthy skin, coat, eye and brain development! There are no fillers like wheat, corn or by products! Merrick Classic formulas are rated with 5 stars and are a perfect formula for any dog looking to keep a lean build!
This new and improved Classic recipe includes even more whole fruits, vegetables and ancient grains (such as quinoa). They are highly digestible and palatable.
This formula is available in 4lb bags.
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Peas, Turkey Meal, Brown Rice, Barley, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Oatmeal, Natural Flavor, Quinoa, Salmon Meal, Chicken Liver, Carrots, Apples, Flaxseed Oil (source of Omega-3 fatty acids), Blueberries, Chia Seed, Organic Alfalfa Meal, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Dicalcium Phosphate, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Cobalt Carbonate), Choline Chloride, 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), 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.) 15.00 %
Crude fiber (max.) 3.50 %
Moisture (max.) 11.00 %
Omega-6 fatty acid* (min.) 4.80 %
Omega-3 fatty acid* (min.) 0.40 %
Glucosamine Hydrochloride* (min.) 1200 mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate* (min.) 1200 mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Nutrient Profiles.
Calorie Content: 3,638 kcal per kilogram or 440 kcal per cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as fed basis (calculated).
Small Breed Recipe is ideal for small breed dogs weighing up to 30 pounds, features smaller kibble pieces for tiny bites.