Merrick Lil’ Plates Real Chicken + Sweet Potatoes with Raw Bites Recipe Dry Dog Food caters to the big appetites and nutritional needs of small pups. This grain free recipe features real, whole pieces of freeze-dried raw chicken for enhanced nutritional benefits and fresh taste.
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Merrick Lil Plates Real Chicken & Sweet Potato Recipe with Raw Bites Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.
*If an item has an *, this nutrient is not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Nutrient Profiles.
|Goal Weight (lbs)||Calories Per Day||Cups Per Day (Approx)|
|15||n/a||1 1/4 cups|
|20||n/a||1 1/2 cups|
|25||n/a||1 3/4 cups|
For dogs over 30 lbs: add 1/4 cup per additional 5 lbs
Using the chart, divide the total cups per day by the total number of times you feed your dog per day to determine the portion size for each meal. Keep a clean bowl of fresh water available at all times. Every dog is a little different, so optimal feeding amounts may vary with age, size and activity level. Please use the information below as an initial recommendation only and adjust when needed. Dry and wet food in combination will help to increase the level of water in your dog’s diet. If feeding with wet food, reduce dry amount by 1/4 cup for every 3 oz. of wet food.
Transitioning: Gradually mix in the new food over a 5 – 7 day period, increasing the amount of Merrick Lil Plates Real Chicken + Sweet Potato Recipe with Raw Bites each day.
3660 kcal/kg or 398 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy)(calculated).