An all-natural grain-free ancestral canine diet packed with protein that dogs crave. Merrick Backcountry Raw Infused Dry Dog Food Recipes deliver a perfect combination of protein-rich, grain-free kibble plus real whole pieces of raw, freeze-dried meat.
- #1 ingredient is real deboned beef
- Freeze-dried real raw meat pieces to lock in fresh taste
- Grain-Free nutrition with no gluten ingredients for easier digestibility
- Omega-fatty-acid-rich recipe for healthy skin and coat
- Contains leading levels of Glucosamine and Chondroitin for healthy hips and joints
- Everyday nutrients your dog needs with delicious aroma, texture, and taste
- Cooked in the USA in Merrick's own Texas Kitchens with no ingredients from China
Deboned Beef, Lamb Meal, Salmon Meal, Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes, Peas, Natural Flavor, Pork Meal, Pork Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Potato Protein, Lamb, Rabbit, Pea Protein, Beef Liver, Apples, Blueberries, Gelatin, Organic Alfalfa, Salmon Oil (source of Omega 3 fatty acids), Salt, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Amino Acid Complex, Sodium Selenite), Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate), Choline Chloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract.
Crude Protein (min.) 38.00%
Crude Fat (min.) 17.00%
Crude Fiber (max.) 3.50%
Moisture (max.) 11.00%
Omega-6 fatty acid (min.) 3.00%
Omega-3 fatty acid (min.) 0.30%
Glucosamine (min.) 1200 mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate (min.) 1200 mg/kg
Metabolizable Energy (ME) 3,738 kcal/kg or 374 kcal/cup on an as-fed basis (calculated).
Visit merrickpetcare.com for more Feeding Guide instructions. For dogs over 100 lb.: Add 1/4 cup per additional 10 lb. For puppies and pregnant or nursing dogs: Feed 25% more than the amounts listed. Transitioning: Gradually mix in the new food over a 5-7 day period, increasing the amount of Backcountry Great Plains Red Recipe each day.
Merrick Backcountry Great Plains Red Recipe Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance