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Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food
Corn Free - Wheat Free - Soy Free
Puppies, like babies, have special nutritional needs during their first year and should have their own special food to meet those needs. Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food provides concentrated nutrition with all the proteins, vitamins and proteinated minerals an active puppy needs. Controlled levels of fat, calories and calcium support developing bones and teeth. Crunchy kibble provides great taste, excellent chewing exercise and helps clean teeth.
- Chicken Meal #1 Ingredient
- Omega 6 and Omega 3 Fatty Acids Help Maintain a Healthy Immune System
- Optimal Carbohydrate Sources for Energy
- Exceptional Fiber Source to Help Support Your Puppys Digestive System
Metabolized Energy "As Fed" 438 kcal/cup, 1982 kcal/lb.
Crude Protein, minimum 30.0%
Crude Fat, minimum 20.0%
Crude Fiber, maximum 3.0%
Moisture, maximum 12.0%
Calcium, minimum 1.2%
Phosphorus, minimum 0.8%
Omega-6 Fatty acids, minimum 3.8%*
Omega-3 Fatty acids, minimum 0.6%*
* Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profile
Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food
Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food is formulated to meet the nutrition levels established by
the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages. INGREDIENTS
Chicken Meal, Brewers Rice, Chicken Fat (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid), Ground Whole Barley, Ground Oat Groats, Dried Beet Pulp, Brewers Dried Yeast, Pith Meal, Flaxseed Meal, Natural Liver Flavor, Dried Eggs, Salt,
Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate Monohydrate, Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Manganese Sulfate, Copper, Proteinate, Calcium Iodate, Selenium Selenite),Vitamins (Vitamin A Supplement Vitamin DI Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin, Pyridoxine, Hydrochloride, Thiamine Mononitrate, Menadione Sodium Bisolfite Complex, Folic Acid, Biotin, Vitamin B-I2 Supplement).
FEEDING DIRECTIONS Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food may be served moist or dry. Either way, it will provide your dog with complete, balanced nutrition. To serve moist, simply add pine part warm water to four parts Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food. Stir until pieces become moistened. Feed while warm. A dog should be maintained in good body condition and not allowed to become overweight The food intake required to maintain good body condition will vary depending on age, activity level, environment and other stress factors. Consequently, the food requirement for each dog will vary, and should be adjusted accordingly. Use the standard chart below as a guide. Hardworking dogs or dogs exposed to cold, weather may require 2-3 times these amounts.
PUPPIES: Puppies begin to eat solid food at 3-4 weeks of age. Add warm water to soften the food and after 8 weeks, mix with water or feed dry. Feed puppies all the moistened Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food they will consume at intervals throughout the day, or use the chart as a guide and feed approximately twice as much as suggested. If fed moistened, do not serve more than puppies will consume in a thirty-minute period to ensure product freshness. If fed dry, food may be kept before the puppies at all 'times. After one year of age, follow adult feeding instructions.
PREGNANCY AND NURSING: Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food provides the extra nutrition needed by reproducing females during gestation and lactation. Food consumption may vary during gestation, so feed the amount needed to maintain the pregnant female's good body condition. Food intake may double or even quadruple during lactation. Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food is formulated to meet the nutritional needs of normally active
dogs. Quality ingredients are formulated in just the right amounts to provide everything dogs are known to need for complete and balanced nutrition - No supplements are necessary, even finicky dogs will love the nutritious, crunchy nuggets.
FEEDING TIP: Changes in your pet's feeding habits should be made gradually. When changing over to Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food, first substitute small amounts of Black Gold in place of your pet's current food. Then over the next week to 10 days, increase the amounts of Black Gold, while decreasing amounts of his other food, until your pet has 100% Black GoldŽ Signature Series Ultimate Puppy Food. For best result supplements should not be added, except under the advice of a veterinarian.
Remember to provide plenty of fresh, clean water in a clean container at all times.