Natural Balance Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato and Bison Formula Dry Dog Food is a wonderful source of essential nutrients that help with digestion, healthy skin and coat and good overall health. Your dog will love the incredible combination of sweet potato and bison for a flavorful feast each time.
Features: Formulated with a limited list of premium protein and carbohydrate sourcesGrain FreeMaintains digestive healthSupports the skin and coat
Food Type: Dry Food
Food Consistency: Kibble
Life Stage: All Life Stages
Primary Ingredient: Sweet Potatoes
Package Weight: Available in 4.5 lb, 13 lb and 26 lb sizes
Up to 10 lb 1 ⅓ to 2 cups per day*
10-20 lb 2 to 3 cups per day*
20-30 lb 3 to 4 cups per day*
30-40 lb 4 to 5 cups per day*
40-60 lb 5 to 6 ⅔ cups per day*
60-80 lb 6 ⅔ to 8 ½ cups per day*
80-100 lb 8 ½ to 9 ½ cups per day*
*Based on a standard 8 oz measuring cup.
These feeding guidelines are suggested only. Feeding amounts may vary by breed, activity level, temperament and climate.
Puppies can begin nibbling on moistened Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Dry Dog Food before they are weaned. From six weeks to six months, feed three times a day. You may want to add a small amount of Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Canned Dog Food for ease of feeding. The amount of canned dog food can be gradually decreased as the puppy matures. After six months, it is recommended to feed twice daily.
For Adult Dogs:
Up to 10 lb ½ to 1 cups per day*
10-20 lb 1 to 1 ½ cups per day*
20-30 lb 1 ½ to 2 cups per day*
30-40 lb 2 to 2 ½ cups per day*
40-60 lb 2 ½ to 3 ¾ cups per day*
60-80 lb 3 ¾ to 4 ½ cups perday*
80-100 lb 4 ½ to 5 ¼ cups per day*
Based on a standard 8 oz measuring cup.
The amounts in the table are intended as guidelines only. The food intake should be adjusted according to the age, weight, breed, temperature, climate and activity level of your dog. Consult a veterinarian for specific weight recommendations.
Adult dogs should be fed either once or twice per day. When you first start feeding Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Dry Dog Food, we suggest starting with the amounts recommended in the table. Energy requirements vary with environmental conditions, temperature and activity of your dog. The amount of food should always be adjusted to suit your dog's needs.
For pregnant females: A minimal increase is needed during the first 6 weeks. Increase the amount fed up to 25% during weeks 7, 8, and 9.
For lactating females: Immediately after whelping, the nutritional demand increases by 50% compared tomaintenance levels. Feed in 3 equal meals per day.
For working dogs: Based on the work your dog will be asked to perform, the nutritional requirements will vary accordingly. As the workload increases, the demand for protein and fat increases proportionally. Dogs in hard training will generally require twice the maintenance levels.
For older dogs: As your dog begins to age, his energy expenditure will decrease. Decreasing the amount of food accordingly will allow for the maintenance of proper body weight for a less active dog.
We recommend that you do not add vitamins, minerals, or any other supplements, except upon the advice of a veterinarian. When switching your dog's diet, the change should be made gradually by replacing the current food with increasing portions of Natural Balance L.I.D. Limited Ingredient Diets Sweet Potato & Bison Dry Dog Food. The change should be completed after 5 to 7 days. The maintenance of proper body weight is most import