About this item
- Made with real beef
- Tender pieces and crunchy bites
- 100% of the essential nutrients (including DHA)
Give your growing puppy the texture and taste he deserves with Purina Puppy Chow Tender & Crunchy dry puppy food. Made with real beef, this dry puppy food is packed with 30% more protein than the leading adult dog food. The delicious combination of tender chunks and crunchy kibble keeps him satisfied at mealtime, and you can be sure he's getting the nourishment he needs. Puppies have special nutritional needs, and this recipe helps you to meet those needs. Every serving contains 100% essential nutrients, including DHA, which puppies need to give them a great foundation to build on. With all the nutrition he needs to develop big and strong, this recipe lets you feel confident every time you fill his bowl. Offer up this recipe as part of his daily feeding regimen, and let the mix of flavor and texture satisfy his hunger as he matures into his active adult years. Purina Puppy Chow Tender & Crunchy puppy food provides the Building Blocks of puppy nutrition to help lay the foundation for a healthy, active life. The Healthy Start blend provides high-quality protein, including real beef, DHA for brain and vision development, and 100% of the essential nutrients for your puppy’s first year.
Whole grain corn, corn gluten meal, poultry by-product meal, whole grain wheat, beef fat naturally preserved with mixed-tocopherols, soybean meal, ground rice, meat and bone meal, beef, glycerin, egg and chicken flavor, poultry and pork digest, fish oil, mono and dicalcium phosphate, salt, potassium chloride, soybean oil, calcium carbonate, L-Lysine monohydrochloride, choline chloride, MINERALS [zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, manganese sulfate, copper sulfate, calcium iodate, sodium selenite], VITAMINS [Vitamin E supplement, niacin (Vitamin B-3), Vitamin A supplement, calcium pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), pyridoxine hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Vitamin B-12 supplement, thiamine mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Vitamin D-3 supplement, riboflavin supplement (Vitamin B-2), menadione sodium bisulfite complex (Vitamin K), folic acid (Vitamin B-9), biotin (Vitamin B-7)], L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (Vitamin C), Red 40, Yellow 5, DL-Methionine, Blue 2, garlic oil. S403718
Crude Protein (Min) 27.5%; Crude Fat (Min) 12.0%; Crude Fiber (Max) 4.0%; Moisture (Max) 14.0%; Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (Min) 0.05%; Calcium (Ca) (Min) 1.1%; Phosphorus (P) (Min) 0.9%; Iron (Min) 150 mg/kg min; Vitamin A (Min) 10,000 IU/kg; Vitamin E (Min) 100 IU/kg; Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) (Min) 70 mg/kg
FEEDING WEANING PUPS Puppies start to nibble on solid foods at 3 - 4 weeks of age. Keep moistened Purina Puppy Chow Tender & Crunchy (three parts kibble to one part water) available to puppies at all times until fully weaned (6 - 8 weeks of age). FEEDING GROWING PUPS After weaning, Purina Puppy Chow Tender & Crunchy can be fed moistened or dry at the same time every day - very young puppies three times a day, older puppies twice a day. Use the feeding guidelines shown here, but remember individual needs can vary. Feed to maintain ideal body condition as shown. Slight appetite changes and occasional digestive upsets are normal in puppies. If upsets become severe or linger longer than a day or two, contact your veterinarian. FEEDING FOR REPRODUCTION Purina Puppy Chow Tender & Crunchy provides the extra nutrition needed by reproducing females in stages of 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.