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Nutrience Grain Free Subzero for Dogs – Fraser Valley – 5 kg (11 lbs)
Nutrience Grain Free Subzero is a Canadian made ancestral diet combining protein-rich kibble and freeze-dried NUTRIBOOST to deliver the nutritional benefits of raw in a convenient & easy to use recipe.
Fresh chicken is infused with green mussels, pacific cod liver, pumpkin and Acadian kelp, and then gently freeze-dried to lock in the natural goodness of raw, providing superior flavor and promoting optimal health.
Our Fraser Valley formula is prepared with fresh, never frozen Canadian sources of poultry, Pacific wild-caught fish and real freeze-dried chicken for a superior flavor that even the finickiest dogs will crave.
Key Features :
Canadian-sourced deboned chicken, turkey, wild-caught Pacific salmon, herring & cod – all delivered fresh and never frozen. Multiple sources of protein for a complete essential amino acid profile Coconut oil & marine source omega-3 to help maintain a healthy skin and coat. Wholesome vegetables, fruits and botanicals Prebiotics and probiotics to support a healthy digestive system Glucosamine and chondroitin to support hip and joint health
Nutrience Subzero benefits dogs of all breeds and life stages. The quantity of food your dog requires is dependent upon size, age, activity level and environment. Simply start with our recommendations, adjust as needed and make sure to always have fresh water available.
Transitioning to Nutrience:
It is important to gradually transition your dog from one food to another. Start with a proportion of 25% Nutrience to 75% old food. Slowly change the proportions over the next 5 to 7 days by gradually increasing the amount of Nutrience and decreasing the amount of the old food.
Weight of dog Puppy Adult Mature 1-10 kg/2-22 lbs ½ – 2½ ½ – 1½ ¼ – 1¼ 10-30 kg/22-66 lbs 2½- 3½ 1½ – 2¾ 1¼ – 2½ 30-50 kg/66-11 lbs 3½- 4½ 2¾- 4 2½- 3¾
1 cup (8 oz) = 120 g
For dogs larger than 50 kg, add ¾ cup for every additional 10 kg of body weight. During gestation, increase portion by 25-50%; during lactation, allow dog to eat at will.
Deboned chicken, deboned turkey, chicken meal, turkey meal, salmon, chicken liver, chicken heart, turkey liver, turkey heart, herring, cod, cod liver, peas, red lentils, chicken fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), sweet potatoes, chickpeas, whole eggs, natural chicken flavor, sun-cured alfalfa meal, freeze-dried chicken, freeze-dried pumpkin, freeze-dried chicken liver, freeze-dried green mussels, freeze-dried cod liver, freeze-dried kelp, salmon oil, herring oil, coconut oil, pumpkin, butternut squash, carrots, spinach, broccoli, apples, blueberries, cranberries, pomegranate, juniper berry extract, ginger, fennel, chamomile, peppermint leaf, licorice root, turmeric, vitamins [vitamin E supplement, vitamin A supplement, niacin, calcium pantothenate, riboflavin, pyridoxine hydrochloride, thiamine mononitrate, biotin, vitamin B12 supplement, vitamin D3 supplement, folic acid], minerals [zinc sulfate, zinc proteinate, iron proteinate, ferrous sulfate, copper proteinate, copper sulfate, manganese proteinate, manganous oxide, calcium iodate, sodium selenite], salt, potassium chloride, choline chloride, L-lysine, DL-methionine, chicory root extract, yucca schidigera extract, yeast extract, thyme extract, glucosamine hydrochloride, rosemary extract, taurine, chondroitin sulfate, L-carnitine, dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried Lactobacillus casei fermentation product, dried Bifidobacterium bifidum fermentation product, dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product.
Crude protein min. 38.0% Crude fat min. 18.0% Crude fiber max. 3.5% Moisture max. 10.0% Calcium min. 1.1% Phosphorus min. 0.9% Vitamin A min. 20,000 IU/kg Vitamin D3 min. 1,300 IU/kg Vitamin E min. 130 IU/kg Ascorbic acid* (Vitamin C) min. 50 mg/kg Omega-6 fatty acids* min. 3.5% Omega-3 fatty acids* min. 0.4% Glucosamine* min. 800 mg/kg Chondroitin sulfate* min. 400 mg/kg Total microorganisms* min. 225M CFU/lb
(L. acidophilus, L. casei, B. bifidum, E. faecium in descending amounts)
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Calorie Content (calculated) :
3,700 kcal/kg or 480 kcal/cup ME
Nutrience Grain Free Subzero Fraser Valley is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance.