Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula was created for the health and well-being of dogs. All formulas start with real meat, whole grains, garden veggies and fruit, plus added LifeSource Bits, a precise blend of nutrients that have been enhanced with a Super 7 package of antioxidant-rich ingredients. This Large Breed Senior Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe features delicious, protein-rich deboned chicken and contains the ingredients to support the special needs of large breed senior dogs such as glucosamine and chondroitin.
- Glucosamine and chondroitin for joint health and mobility and Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids for healthy skin and coat
- Essential, high-quality protein and L-Carnitine for healthy muscle maintenance and carbs for energy to stay active
- Calcium, phosphorus and essential vitamins for strong bones and teeth
- Vitamins, chelated minerals and antioxidants for immune system health
- No corn, wheat, soy or chicken (or poultry) by-product meals
Deboned Chicken, Brown Rice, Barley, Oatmeal, Chicken Meal, Pea Fiber, Pea Starch, Peas, Natural Flavor, Flaxseed (source of Omega 3 & 6 Fatty Acids), Potato Starch, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Pea Protein, Fish Oil (source of DHA-Docosahexaenoic Acid), Potassium Citrate, Direct Dehydrated Alfalfa Pellets, Potassium Chloride, Dried Chicory Root, Potatoes, Alfalfa Nutrient Concentrate, Choline Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Taurine, Dicalcium Phosphate, Vitamin E Supplement, preserved with Mixed Tocopherols, DL-Methionine, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Sweet Potatoes, Carrots, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Garlic, L-Carnitine, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Sulfate, Vegetable Juice for color, Ferrous Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Blueberries, Cranberries, Barley Grass, Parsley, Turmeric, Dried Kelp, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Chondroitin Sulfate, Niacin (Vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), L-Lysine, Copper Sulfate, Biotin (Vitamin B7), Vitamin A Supplement, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Sulfate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Calcium Iodate, 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), Sodium Selenite, Oil of Rosemary.
Crude Protein 20 % min, Crude Fat 10 % min, Crude Fiber 7 % max, Moisture 10 % max, DHA 0.1 % min, Calcium 0.8 % min, Phosphorus 0.6 % min, Vitamin, E 300 IU/kg min, Taurine* 0.1 % min, Omega 3 Fatty Acids* 0.75 % min, Omega 6 Fatty Acids* 2 % min, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin, C)* 100 mg/kg min, L-Carnitine* 100 mg/kg min, Glucosamin,e* 700 mg/kg min, Chondroitin Sulfate* 550 mg/kg min. *Not recognized as an essential nutrient by AAFCO Nutrient Profiles.
3,413 kcal/kg, 343 kcal/cup
|Weight of Dog||Daily Feeding (cups)|
|50 – 70 LBS||3 1/4 – 4 1/4|
|71 – 100 LBS||4 1/4 – 5 1/2|
|OVER 100 LBS||Feed 5 1/2 cups, plus 1/2 cup for each additional 20 lbs|
Start by mixing 25% of BLUE with your dog’s old food, and gradually increase the proportion of BLUE over the next 14 days.