For dogs that show signs of being sensitive to some of the ingredients used in traditional pet foods, less may be more. BLUE Basics Turkey and Potato Recipe for Adult Dogs is a healthy, holistic, limited-ingredient diet formulated to minimize food sensitivities while maximizing the nutritional value that your dog will receive. BLUE Basics contains:
- Turkey: A high-quality protein not typically used in dog food
- Oatmeal, Potatoes and Brown Rice: Three easily digestible carbohydrate sources
- A Precise Blend of Veggies, Fruit and Micronutrients: Selected for their nutritional value, and their capacity to help in the digestive process
- An Optimal Blend of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids: Helps maintain the immune system and support skin and coat health
- NO corn
- NO wheat
- NO dairy
- NO soy
- NO eggs
- Immune system health
- Life stage requirements
- Healthy oxidative balance
Deboned Turkey, Peas, Potatoes, Whole Ground Brown Rice, Turkey Meal, Flaxseed (source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids), Canola Oil (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols, a source of Vitamin E), Tomato Pomace (source of Lycopene), Natural Turkey Flavor, Oatmeal, Whole Carrots, Blueberries, Cranberries, Barley Grass, Dried Parsley, Alfalfa Meal, Dried Kelp, Yucca Schidigera Extract, L-Carnitine, L-Lysine, Turmeric, Oil of Rosemary, Dried Chicory Root, Beta Carotene, Calcium Carbonate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Niacin (Vitamin B3), d-Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Biotin (Vitamin B7), Folic Acid (Vitamin B9), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Calcium Ascorbate (source of Vitamin C), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Choline Chloride, Sodium Selenite, Calcium Iodate, Salt, Caramel, Potassium Chloride, Dried Yeast (source of Saccharomyces cerevisiae), Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, Dried Bacillus subtilis fermentation product, Dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product.
Crude Protein 22.0% (min.)
Crude Fat 12.0% (min.)
Crude Fiber 5.0% (max.)
Moisture 10.0% (max.)
Calcium 1.0% (min.)
Phosphorus 0.9% (min.)
Omega 3 Fatty Acids* 0.9% (min.)
Omega 6 Fatty Acids* 2.0% (min.)
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Calorie Content (ME Calculated, as fed):
3,445 Kcals/kg, 366 Kcals/cup
BLUE Basics Turkey & Potato Recipe Adult Food for Dogs is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.
Up to 15 lb.: 1/4 to 1-1/4 cups per day
16 to 25 lb.: 1-1/4 to 1-3/4 cups per day
26 to 40 lb.: 1-3/4 to 2-1/2 cups per day
41 to 60 lb.: 2-1/2 to 3-1/2 cups per day
61 to 80 lb.: 3-1/2 to 4-1/4 cups per day
81 to 100 lb.: 4-1/4 to 5 cups per day
Over 100 lb.: Feed 5 cups + 1/2 cup* for each additional 20 lb.
BLUE Basics with LifeSource Bits will provide your dog with wholesome nutrition plus a unique vitamin, mineral and antioxidant package specifically formulated for his needs.
Transition to BLUE:
Start by mixing 25% of BLUE with your dog's old food, and gradually increase the proportion of BLUE over the next 14 days.
Dry--Crunchy and delicious nutrition nuggets and LifeSource Bits right from the bag.
Dry with Water--Add warm water and mix to fully release flavors and aroma.
Be sure to have a clean bowl of cool, fresh water available at all times.
Note: Individual dog's requirements may vary from this chart due to age, breed, environment and activity level. Adjust food as required to maintain optimal body condition and ask your veterinarian if you are unsure.