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 Puppy Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe features delicious, protein-rich deboned chicken. And because puppyhood is such an important stage, it features ingredients that support healthy growth and development.
- Calcium, phosphorus and essential vitamins for strong bones and teeth and special “puppy-sized” kibble for smaller jaws that promote tartar removal
- DHA and ARA for healthy brain and eye development and high-quality protein for healthy muscle growth
- Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids for healthy skin and coat
- Vitamins, chelated minerals and antioxidants for immune system health
- No corn, wheat, soy or chicken (or poultry) by-product meals
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Brown Rice, Oatmeal, Barley, Fish Meal (source of Omega 3 Fatty Acids), Peas, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Natural Flavor, Flaxseed (source of Omega 6 Fatty Acids), Dried Tomato Pomace, Dried Egg Product, Pea Protein, Fish Oil (source of ARA-Arachidonic Acid and DHA- Docosahexaenoic Acid), Salt, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Direct Dehydrated Alfalfa Pellets, Dicalcium Phosphate, Dried Chicory Root, Potatoes, Pea Fiber, Alfalfa Nutrient Concentrate, Calcium Carbonate, DL-Methionine, preserved with Mixed Tocopherols, Vitamin E Supplement, Sweet Potatoes, Carrots, Garlic, 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, Niacin (Vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), L-Carnitine, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), L-Lysine, Copper Sulfate, Biotin (Vitamin B7), Vitamin A Supplement, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Sulfate, Taurine, 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 27 % min, Crude Fat 16 % min, Crude Fiber 5 % max, Moisture 10 % max, DHA 0.1 % min, Calcium 1.3 % min, Phosphorus 1 % min, Choline 2,750 mg/kg min, ARA* 0.04 % min, Omega 3 Fatty Acids* 0.75 % min, Omega 6 Fatty Acids* 3 % min. *Not recognized as an essential nutrient by AAFCO Nutrient Profiles.
3,707 kcal/kg, 400 kcal/cup
|Weight of Dog||1-3 months (cups)||3-5 months (cups)||5-7 months (cups)||7-12 months (cups)|
|UP TO 5 LBS||3/4 – 1||1/2 – 3/4||1/2 – 3/4||1/4 – 1/2|
|6 – 10 LBS||1 – 1 3/4||3/4 – 1||3/4 – 1||1/2 – 3/4|
|10 – 20 LBS||1 3/4 – 2 3/4||1 – 1 3/4||1 – 1 1/2||3/4 – 1 1/2|
|21 – 40 LBS||2 3/4 – 4 3/4||1 3/4 – 3||1 1/2 – 2 3/4||1 1/2 – 2 1/2|
|41 – 60 LBS||4 3/4 – 6 1/4||3 – 4 1/4||2 3/4 – 3 3/4||2 1/2 – 3 1/4|
Start by mixing 25% of BLUE with your puppy’s old food, and gradually increase the proportion of BLUE over the next 14 days.