Dick Van Patten's Natural Balance Original Ultra Reduced Calorie Formula Dry Dog Food is made specifically for senior or overweight dogs. Our Reduced Calorie Formula Dog Food contains 17% less calories per cup than our Natural Balance Ultra Premium Dog Food. One cup of our Reduced Calorie Dog Food contains 330 kilocalories, compared to one cup of our Ultra Premium Dog Food, which contains 400 calories; resulting in a reduction of 17% of caloric intake.
- Formulated for overweight, less active and senior dogs
- Contains premium quality meats
- Can help kindle the appetite of older dogs
- No artificial flavors or colors
- Optimal balance of premium proteins & key nutrients created by Natural Balance's expert nutritionists
Brown Rice, Chicken, Chicken Meal, Dried Potato Products, Rice Bran, Dried Tomato Pomace, Dried Beet Pulp, Barley, Salmon Meal, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols), Lamb Meal, Oat Groats, Natural Flavor, Carrots, Potatoes, Brewers Dried Yeast, Duck, Salt, Potassium Chloride, Salmon Oil (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols), Flaxseed, Parsley, Choline Chloride, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement), Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Sulfate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Sulfate, Manganese Proteinate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Cranberries, Dried Kelp, Taurine, Citric Acid (Preservative), Dried Spinach, L-Lysine Monohydrochloride, Mixed Tocopherols (Preservative), Yucca Schidigera Extract, Rosemary Extract.
Crude Protein(min.) 18.0%
Crude Fat(min.) 8.0%
Crude Fiber (max.) 8.0%
Moisture (max.) 10.0%
Omega-6 Fatty Acids*(min.) 1.1%
Omega-3 Fatty Acids*(min.) 0.14%
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Metabolizable Energy (ME) 3337 kcal/kg, 330 kcal/8 oz. cup.
Weight of Adult Dog (lb.) - Cups* Per Day
10 or less: 1/2 to 1 cup*
10-20: 1 to 1-1/2 cups*
20-30: 1-1/2 to 2-1/2 cups*
30-40: 2-1/2 to 3 cups*
40-60: 3 to 3-3/4 cups*
60-80: 3-3/4 to 4-3/4 cups*
80-100: 4-3/4 to 5-3/4 cups*
*Standard 8 oz. measuring cup.
Note: The amounts in the table are intended as guidelines only. The food intake should be adjusted according to the age, weight, breed, temperature, climate and activity level of your dog. Consult a veterinarian for specific weight recommendations. When switching your dog's diet, we recommend that it be done gradually over a 5 - 7 day period. Keep fresh water available.