- Merrick is introducing a full line of grain-free dry and wet recipes for small breed dogs – Merrick Lil Plates Grain Free Real Texas Beef + Sweet Potato Recipe. The lineup delivers big on the high quality nutrition and tasty mealtime experience Merrick is known for, in options that are easily digestible, convenient and right-sized portions for small breed dogs.
- Merrick has a long history in premiumn pet food industry since 1988 in USA. Merrick notably becomes the world known Organic certified manufacturer of both dry and canned food for pets under the USDA National Organic Program (NOP) in 2012. Merrick Pet Care production facilities earn the Safe Quality Food (SQF) Level 3 certification for its 195,000 square foot facilities located in Hereford, Texas in 2013.
- Merrick introduces Merrick Lil Plates in 2016, a full line of grain-free dry and wet recipes for small breed dogs.
Deboned Beef, Lamb Meal, Sweet Potatoes, Peas, Potatoes, Natural Flavor, Potato Protein, Salmon Meal, Pork Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Pea Protein, Salmon, Inulin (from chicory root), Flaxseed Oil, Apples, Blueberries, Organic Alfalfa, Gelatin, Salmon Oil (source of Omega-3 fatty acids), Salt, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Amino Acid Complex, Sodium Selenite), Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate), Choline Chloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Bacillus coagulans Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract.
- Guaranteed Analysis:
Crude Protein: 38.0%
Crude Fat: 15.0%
Crude Fiber: 3.5%
Omega-6 fatty acid: 3.5%
Omega-3 fatty acid: 0.35%
Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) : 0.05%
Glucosamine : 800mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate: 800mg/kg
Bacillus coagulans : 90,000,000 cfu/lb
|GOAL WT (LBS)||CALORIES/DAY||CUPS/DAY (APPROX)|
For dogs over 30 lbs: add 1/4 cup per additional 5 lbs
Transitioning: Gradually mix in the new food over a 5-7 day period, increasing the amount of Lil Plates Real Texas Beef + Sweet Potato Recipe Dog Food each day.
Merrick Lil' Plates Grain Free Real Texas Beef & Sweet Potato Recipe Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages except for growth of large size dogs (70 lbs. or more as an adult).
3,663 kcal/kg or 403 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).
- For more details, please refer to: Merrick Lil Plates Grain Free Real Texas Beef + Sweet Potato Recipe 4Lbs