Formulated for the health and well-being of dogs, Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula is made with only the finest natural ingredients and features:
- Delicious, protein-rich, deboned chicken
- Wholesome whole grains, garden veggies and fruit
- No chicken (or poultry) by-product meals
- No corn, wheat or soy
- No artificial colors, flavors or preservatives
LifeSource Bits contain a precise blend of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants selected by holistic veterinarians and animal nutritionists. And now all Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula dog foods feature LifeSource Bits that have been enhanced with our Super 7 package of antioxidant-rich ingredients:
- Immune system health
- Life stage requirements
- Healthy oxidative balance
- Healthy Muscle Development - High-quality protein from deboned chicken, plus chicken meal helps build and maintain strong muscles
- Energy for an Active Life - Essential proteins and carbohydrates help meet energy requirements for a healthy lifestyle
- Strong Bones & Teeth - A precise blend of calcium, phosphorus and essential vitamins helps promote strong bones and teeth
- Joint Health - Glucosamine helps support joint function and overall mobility
- Healthy Skin & Coat - An optimal balance of Omega 3 & 6 Fatty Acids helps promote a shiny coat and healthy skin
- Healthy Immune System - Essential vitamins, chelated minerals and important antioxidants help support the immune system
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Brown Rice, Barley, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Tomato Pomace (Source of Lycopene), Peas, Flaxseed (Source of Omega-3 and 6 Fatty Acids), Natural Flavor, Potatoes, Alfalfa Meal, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Potato Starch, Dried Chicory Root, DL-Methionine, Caramel, Mixed Tocopherols (a natural preservative), Sweet Potatoes, Carrots, Garlic, Choline Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Sulfate, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Oil of Rosemary, L-Lysine, Parsley, Kelp, Blueberries, Cranberries, Apples, Spinach, Blackberries, Pomegranate, Pumpkin, Barley Grass, Turmeric, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source of Vitamin C), Copper Sulfate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Nicotinic Acid (Vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Taurine, Biotin (Vitamin B7), Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, L-Carnitine, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Beta Carotene, 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), Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite.
Crude Protein (min.) 24.0%
Crude Fat (min.) 14.0%
Moisture (max.) 10.0%
Crude Fiber (max.) 5.0%
Omega 6 Fatty Acids* 3.0%
Omega 3 Fatty Acids* 0.5%
Glucosamine* (min.) 400 mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Nutrition Statement: Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Natural Chicken and Brown Rice Recipe Food for Adult Dogs is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.
Metabolizable Energy (ME) 3,627 kcals/kg; 378 kcals/cup.
Dog's Weight - Daily Amount
Up to 15 lb. - 1/2 to 1-1/4 cups*
16-25 lb. - 1-1/4 to 1-3/4 cups*
26-40 lb. - 1-3/4 to 2-1/2 cups*
41-60 lb. - 2-1/2 to 3-1/2 cups*
61-80 lb. - 3-1/2 to 4-1/4 cups*
81-100 lb. - 4-1/4 to 5 cups*
Over 100 lb. - Feed 5 cups* plus 1/2 cup for each 20 lb. over 100 lb. body weight.
*Use a standard 8 oz. measuring cup.
Note: Individual dog's requirements may vary 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.
Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula with LifeSource Bits will provide your dog with superior nutrition plus a unique nutrient and antioxidant package specifically formulated for his needs.