What is Dick Van Patten's Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula?
Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula is part of the Allergy-Free line of foods created for dogs prone to food allergies or sensitivities. This dog food limits the ingredients in your dog's diet which may help to reduce allergic reactions such as skin problems, upset stomach, or an irritable bowel. Fresh sweet potatoes, real bison meat, canola oil, and salmon oil comprise the bulk of this food without any artificial preservatives, flavors, or colors.
- Fresh and simple ingredients provide natural sources of protein and carbohydrates
- Bison meat is rich in amino acids and contains less fat than other animal proteins found in many commercial pet foods
- Limited ingredients make this an ideal food for dogs with food allergies or sensitivities
- Easily digestible
- No artificial preservatives, colors, or flavors
- Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids promote healthy skin and coat
- Formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by AAFCO (Association of American Feed Control Officials) dog food nutrient profile for adult maintenance
- Made in the USA
How it works:
Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets are specially formulated to help reduce allergic reactions in dogs with food sensitivities. By using fresh protein sources and quality carbohydrates (such as sweet potatoes and real bison meat) these simple ingredients may help to rebuild your dog's immune system and reduce allergic reactions. The bison meat used in this formula was raised on an all natural diet free of antibiotics and hormones. Omega-3 and Omega-6 fatty acids from canola oil and salmon oil help to maintain your dog's skin health and shiny coat.
Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula Directions:
- Adult dogs should be fed either once or twice per day. When you first start feeding Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula, we suggest to start with the amounts recommended below. Energy requirements vary with environmental conditions, temperature, and activity of your dog. The amount of food should always be adjusted to suit your dog's needs.
We recommend a gradual introduction by replacing the current food with increasing portions of the new Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula. The change should be over a 5 to 7 day weaning period.
Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula Dosage:
|10 lbs or less||1/2 to 1 cup|
|10-20 lbs||1 to 1 1/2 cups|
|20-30 lbs||1 1/2 to 2 cups|
|30-40 lbs||2 to 2 1/2 cups|
|40-60 lbs||2 1/2 to 3 3/4 cups|
|60-80 lbs||3 3/4 to 4 1/2 cup|
|80-100 lbs||4 1/2 to 5 1/4 cups|
|Cats||Do not use!|
|Horses||Do not use!|
Store in a cool and dry place.
Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula Ingredients:
|Crude Protein (min)||20.0%|
|Crude Fat (min)||10.0%|
|Crude Fiber (max)||4.0%|
|Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (min)||0.01%|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids* (min)||2.3%|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids* (min)||0.5%|
|Other Ingredients: Sweet Potatoes, Bison, Potato Protein, Pea Protein, Canola Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Dicalcium Phosphate, Natural Flavor, Salmon Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Potato Fiber, Salt, Calcium Carbonate, Flaxseed, DL-Methionine, Minerals (Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Sulfate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Sodium Selenite, Manganese Sulfate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Calcium Iodate), Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Choline Chloride, Taurine, Citric Acid (preservative), Mixed Tocopherols (preservative), Rosemary Extract.|
|*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.|
|Calorie Content (calculated):ME = 3460 kcal/kg; 375 kcal/cup.|
|Nutritional Statement:Dick Van Patten's Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Formula is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for adult maintenance.|