Merrick Limited Ingredient Diet dog food recipes are specially formulated with a limited number of carefully selected ingredients to provide complete and balanced nutrition for dogs with food sensitivities and sensitive stomachs. Merrick's limited ingredient recipes keep it simple with a single source of animal protein, a first ingredient of real deboned meat, fish, or poultry, and easily digestible carbohydrates, without grains, corn or gluten ingredients.
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Chickpeas, Peas, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Natural Flavor, Organic Alfalfa, Flaxseed Oil (source of Omega-3 fatty acids), Salt, Choline Chloride, 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), 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.) 30%
Crude Fat (min.) 16%
Crude Fiber (max.) 3.5%
Moisture (max.) 11%
Omega-6 Fatty Acids (min.) 3.5%
Omega-3 Fatty Acids (min.) 0.30%
Glucosamine (min.) 1200 mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate (min.) 1200 mg/kg.
Metabolizable Energy (ME) ,670 kcal/kg or 367 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).
Recommended Daily Amounts By Goal Weight: Feed your dog 1/3 cup per 3 pounds; 1/2 cup per 6 pounds; 3/4 cup per 10 pounds; 1 cup per 15 pounds; 1-1/3 cups per 20 pounds; 1-3/4 cups per 30 pounds; 1-3/4 cups per 40 pounds; 2-1/2 cups per 50 pounds; 3 cups per 60 pounds; 3-1/2 cups per 70 pounds; 3-3/4 cups per 80 pounds; 4 cups per 90 pounds; 4-1/3 cups per 100 pounds; For dogs over 100 pounds add 1/4 cup per additional 10 pounds For puppies and pregnant or nursing dogs: Feed 25% more than amounts listed.