For dogs with food sensitivities, the ingredients they don't eat are just as important as the ones they do. Blue Buffalo Basics contains No Corn, Wheat, Dairy, Soy or Eggs. For dogs that show signs of being sensitive to some of the ingredients used in traditional pet foods, less may be more. Blue Buffalo Basics is a healthy, holistic, limited-ingredient diet formulated to minimize food sensitivities while maximizing the nutritional value that your dog will receive.
Food Type: Dry Food
Food Consistency: Kibble
Life Stage: Adult
Health Consideration: Digestive Care, Sensitive Stomach
Flavor: Salmon & Potato
Primary Ingredient: Salmon
Nutrition Option: Natural, Limited Ingredient
Calories Per Serving: 377 calories per cup
Package Weight: 11 lbs
Recommended Daily Feeding Chart
Up to 15 lbs. ½
- 1 ¼ cups*
16 to 25 lbs. 1 ¼ - 1 ¾ cups*
26 to 40 lbs. 1 ¾
- 2 ¾ cups*
41 to 60 lbs. 2 ¾ - 3 ½ cups*
61 to 80 lbs. 3 ½
- 4 ½ cups*
81 to 100 lbs. 4 ½ - 5 ¼ cups*
Over 100 lbs 5 ¼ cups + ½ cup* for each additional 20 lbs.
*Use a standard 8-oz. measuring cup.
Note: Individual dog's requirements may vary from this chart due to age, breed, environment and activity level. Adjust food as required to maintain optimal body condition and ask your veterinarian if you are unsure.
Deboned Salmon, Oatmeal, Brown Rice, Peas, Salmon Meal (source of Glucosamine), Potatoes, Canola Oil (source of Omega 6 Fatty Acids), Pea Fiber, Natural Flavor, Pea Protein, Calcium Carbonate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Fish Oil (source of Omega 3 Fatty Acids), Alfalfa Meal, Potassium Chloride, Pumpkin, Dried Chicory Root, Flaxseed (source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids), Salt, Potato Starch, Choline Chloride, Caramel, Vitamin E Supplement, Mixed Tocopherols (a natural preservative), DL-Methionine, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Ferrous Sulfate, Parsley, Kelp, Blueberries, Cranberries, Barley Grass, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Turmeric, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Sulfate, Oil of Rosemary, L-Carnitine, L-Lysine, Copper Sulfate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Nicotinic Acid (Vitamin B3), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Taurine, Biotin (Vitamin B7), Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Dried Yeast, Dried Enterococcus faecium fermentation product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, Dried Aspergillus niger fermentation extract, Dried Trichoderma longibrachiatum fermentation extract, Dried Bacillus subtilis fermentation extract, Folic Acid (Vitamin B9), Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite.
Crude Protein (min)... 20.0%
Crude Fat (min)... 12.0%
Crude Fiber (max)... 6.0%
Moisture (max)... 10.0%
Calcium (min)... 0.9%
Phosphorus (min)... 0.7%
Vitamin E (min)... 300 IU/kg
Omega 3 Fatty Acids*(min)... 1.0%
Omega 6 Fatty Acids*(min)... 2.0% min
Vitamin C*(min)... 100 mg/kg min
Glucosamine*(min) (naturally occurring)... 200 mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
(calculated): 3,523 kcal/kg, 375 kcal/cup