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Puppy Development Puppy Food Lamb & Rice Formula Premium Ground

NATURAL CHOICE® Puppy Development Lamb & Rice Formula Premium Ground Puppy Food provides the nutrition your puppy deserves in a tasty wet formula. With the right protein, fat and nutrients, this natural canned puppy food is formulated for healthy development, optimal growth and a coat that truly shines.

Package Sizes Available: 12.5 oz.
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Overview and Key Benefits

  • Real Lamb for a Great Taste
    Our #1 protein is real Australian and New Zealand lamb for a taste your puppy will enjoy.
  • Balanced Protein and Fat
    We offer a proper mix of protein and fat for optimal growth and development.
  • Better Nutrient Absorption
    Rice nourishes a healthy digestive system.
  • Healthy Skin and Coat
    Formulated with optimal levels of omega-6 fatty acid (linoleic acid) and Zinc to promote healthy skin and a shiny coat.
  • Quality, Natural Ingredients
    Our puppy food contains no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives. Plus, it’s made in our own U.S. facilities to ensure safety and quality.
Transitioning to Our Products
If switching to this formula or feeding NATURAL CHOICE® Dog Food for the first time, we suggest you blend increasing amounts of the new formula with your old food for six days.
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Ingredients and Guaranteed Analysis

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (Min.) 8.50%
Crude Fat (Min.) 7.50%
Crude Fiber (Max.) 1.00%
Moisture (Max.) 78.00%
Linoleic Acid (Min.) 1.10%
Zinc (Min.) 70 mg/kg
Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) (Min.)* 9 mg/kg
* Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles
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Feeding Guidelines
Feeding Guidelines
Weight of Dog Feed Alone 12.5-oz. Can
Weaning to 4
Months
4 Months
to Adult
5 lbs. 1 2/3
10 lbs. 1 1/2 1
15 lbs. 2 1 1/3
25 lbs. 3 2
35 lbs. 4 2 1/2
55 lbs. 5 1/2 3 1/2
75 lbs. 7 4 1/2
Feed puppies to 4 months the suggested daily amount in three to four meals per day. From 4 months to adult, feed in two to three meals per day. Adjust as needed based on your puppy’s age, weight and activity level. Feed an adult dog at least one-fourth less than amount shown for puppies 4 months to adult. Feed pregnant or nursing dogs two to three times the amount shown for puppies 4 months to adult. Refrigerate unused portion for up to three days. Re-feed at room temperature. Provide fresh drinking water at all times. See your veterinarian regularly.
Calorie Content
Metabolizable energy (ME) 1270 kcal/kg, 450 kcal/can (calculated)
Nutritional Adequacy Claim
NUTRO® NATURAL CHOICE® Puppy Development Lamb & Rice Formula Premium Ground Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages.
Transitioning to Our Products
If switching to this formula or feeding NATURAL CHOICE® Dog Food for the first time, we suggest you blend increasing amounts of the new formula with your old food for six days. Learn More

Product Reviews

Rated 5 out of 5 by 3 reviewers.
Rated 5 out of 5 by so happy! I rescued my baby from rescue group. She is part whipett, so she is quite lean. She loves lamb and rice and looks so healty Thank You! December 9, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by The tastiest! Holly and Abbie are my two little loves that I adoped from the shelter. They were 7 weeks old when I brought them home. I had several brands and flavors of canned puppy food for them to try and Nutro Lamb & Rice won hands down. I think the doggies would stand on their head for this stuff! Everyone comments on how beautiful, soft and shiny their coats are. I tell them I feed the girls Nutro. January 31, 2013
Rated 5 out of 5 by FINALLY!!! I have a Vizsla Diva and she is such a picky eater!!! She is super high evergy and runs a lot, but never wants to eat. It's a full time job to keep weight on her. The Nutro Lamb and Rice was one of the foods that we tried that she finally actually wanted to eat. I was looking for a food that would be natural and wholesome and healthy for her. She is stil super lean, but she loves to eat it! Thank you Nutro for saving our lives! February 17, 2011
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