Wellness Super5Mix Just for Puppy FoodOur formula is thoughtfully made with natural whole foods including deboned chicken, oatmeal, carrots, spinach, sweet potatoes, apples, blueberries and ground flaxseed. Our Just for Puppy formula supports bone and muscle development, features a smaller sized kibble for smaller mouths and contains a natural source of DHA to support brain development specifically targeted for your puppy. Super5Mix(R) recipes represents a synergistic combination of natural ingredients created with your dog's whole-health in mind. We start with premium ingredients including pure protein sources and wholesome grains and combine them with our unique mix of complementary nutritional supplements we call it our 5 for Life Supplement System. We use fruits and vegetables for their antioxidant power, phytonutrient rich botanicals and herbs for wellbeing, and utilize omega-fatty acids for cellular function. We also include essential vitamins, chelated minerals, calcium and phosphorus for strong bones and teeth. Plus, we ensure excellent nutrient digestibility through our Digestool confirmation studies - less nutrients in the stool, means more nutrients stay in the body.
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Oatmeal, Ground Barley, Salmon Meal (a natural source of DHA - Docosahexaenoic Acid), Wellness Super5Mix Complete Health Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for growth and gestation/lactation.We understand that every dog is different and optimal feeding amounts may vary with age, activity level and environment.As puppies grow up they need to learn when, where and how to eat. Depending on age, puppies need to be fed at the same time and in the same place 2-4 times per day. Food should be removed after 20 minutes, if not eaten. In the beginning, puppy's food can be moistened with a little warm water. Looking at the chart below, divide the total cups per day by the total number of times you feed your puppy per day to determine the portion size for each meal. Keep a clean bowl of fresh water available at all times. Wellness believes in feeding dry and wet food in combination whenever possible to help increase the level of water in your puppy's diet.Since DHA is is transferred to puppies in mother's milk, we recommend feeding this during pregnancy and nursing. When pregnant, feed up to 50% more food according to body weight at 12 mos. For nursing dogs, allow her to eat at will.If feeding with wet food, reduce dry amount by 1/3 cup for every 6 oz. of wet food.Directions: Based on an 8 oz. measuring cup- for puppies weighing 3 lbs. 6-11 weeks 1 cup, 3-4 months 1 1/4 cups, 5-7 months 1 cup, 8-12 months 1/2 cup.For puppies weighing 5 lbs. 6-11 weeks 1 1/4 cup, 3-4 months 1 1/2 cups, 5-7 months 1 1/4 cup, 8-12 months 3/4 cup.For puppies weighing 10 lbs. 6-11 weeks 1 3/4 cup, 3-4 months 2 cups, 5-7 months 1 1/2 cup, 8-12 months 1 cup.For puppies weighing 15 lbs. 6-11 weeks 2 1/4 cups, 3-4 months 2 1/2 cups, 5-7 months 2 cups, 8-12 months 1 1/2 cups.For puppies weighing 20 lbs. 6-11 weeks 2 3/4 cups, 3-4 months 3 cups, 5-7 months 2 1/2 cups, 8-12 months 1 3/4 cups.For puppies weighing 30 lbs. 6-11 weeks 3 1/4 cups, 3-4 months 3 1/2 cups, 5-7 months 3 cups, 8-12 months 2 1/4 cups.For puppies weighing 40 lbs. 6-11 weeks 3 3/4 cups, 3-4 months 4 cups, 5-7 months 3 1/2 cups, 8-12 months 3 cups.For puppies weighing 50 lbs. 6-11 weeks 4 1/4 cups, 3-4 months 5 cups, 5-7 months 4 cups, 8-12 months 3 1/2 cups.When changing your dog's diet gradually mix food over a 5-7 day period, increasing the daily amount of Wellness added, so that you are feeding 100% Wellness by day 7.