essentialcare® Adult Canned Formula for Dogs

Specially formulated to meet the unique nutritional needs of adult dogs

essentialcare® Adult Canned Formula for Dogs

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Product Overview

Specially formulated to meet the unique nutritional needs of adult dogs
Product Benefits:

Diet Characteristics

This blend is specifically formulated with key nutrients that support the unique nutritional needs of adult dogs

Feeding & Administration

Purina Veterinary Diets essentialcare Adult Formula For Dogs is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance of adult dogs.

The following feeding program is recommended as a guideline only, with discretionary clinical adjustments for proper weight maintenance.

lbs kg Approximate Number of 156 g (5.5 oz) Cans/Day
3 - 12 1 - 5 0.5 - 2.5
13 - 20 6 - 9 2.5 - 4
21 - 35 10 - 16 4 - 6.5
36 - 50 17 - 22 6.5 - 9
51 - 75 23 - 34 9 - 13.5
76 - 100 35 - 45 14 - 18
Over 100 Over 45 18 cans plus 1 can for each 4.5 kg (10 lbs) of body weight over 45 kg (100 lbs)
868 kcal/kg
394 kcal/lb
135 kcal/156 g (5.5 oz) can

1 Provide fresh water in a clean container daily.

2 Kilocalories of metabolizable energy (ME).

Nutrition Information

Crude Protein (Min) 9.0%
Crude Fat (Min) 2.0%
Crude Fibre (Max) 1.5%
Moisture (Max) 80.0%

**Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.


Water sufficient for processing, turkey, chicken, wheat gluten, peas, brown rice, liver, meat by-products, corn starch-modified, soy flour, artificial and natural flavors, tricalcium phosphate, MINERALS [potassium chloride, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, copper sulfate, manganese sulfate, potassium iodide, sodium selenite], salt, added color, VITAMINS [Vitamin E supplement, niacin, thiamine mononitrate, calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, Vitamin B-12 supplement, riboflavin supplement, Vitamin A supplement, folic acid, Vitamin D-3 supplement, biotin], choline chloride. C-4415-C

Every ingredient has a purpose

Sizes Available

essentialcare® Adult Formula For Dogs Cases, 24 x 156 g (5.5 oz) cans  


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