Performatrin ® Healthy Weight Small Breed Formula Dog Food
Dogs have varied nutritional needs, depending on their physical characteristics, particularly body size. Small breed dogs, including those of mixed ancestry, have different daily energy and nutrient requirements, than their larger cousins. Their dietary needs are affected by their higher metabolic rate and proportionally longer digestive tract than larger breed dogs. For optimum health, especially when healthy weight is a goal, small dogs need a special food. Now you can help manage your dog’s weight with an advanced super-premium diet, designed especially with your small breed’s size and specific needs in mind.
- High-quality chicken is the 1st ingredient
- Small kibble size perfect for small breed dogs
- 13% less calories per kilogram compared to Performatrin® Adult Small Breed Formula to help your dog stay lean
- Specially formulated to help utilize fat
- Omega-3 & 6 to support healthy skin & coat
- Antioxidants to maintain a strong immune system
- Three-tier dental health
Available in the following sizes:
|Size (lb)||Size (kg)|
Please contact your local Performatrin retailer for availability and advice on finding your pet's perfect product.
Healthy Skin & Coat Includes a rich source of Omega-3 fatty acids such as flaxseed, which helps ensure an optimal 6 to 3 Omega ratio to support soft, healthy skin and a shiny coat.
Digestion A blend of Prebiotics, including Chicory Root Extract, helps support the digestive tract.
Healthy Living Added antioxidants, including Vitamins C and E, combined with Omega-3 fatty acids promote overall health by supporting immune health. Also includes a chelated form of key trace minerals to help their overall absorption and maintain your dog’s well-being. Joint
Health Added Glucosamine and Chondroitin helps support your dog’s joint and cartilage health.
Weight Control Designed to provide the nutrients dogs need, but with reduced fat and 13% less calories per kilogram than Performatrin® Adult Small Breed Formula Dog Food. Also rich in L-Carnitine, a vitamin-like compound, to help your dog utilize fat.
Strong Muscles Smaller size kibble is made with real Chicken as the first ingredient, plus Chicken Meal and Eggs, which provide highly digestible sources of key amino acids and minerals to help maintain healthy muscle and bone mass. They also offer great taste to suit even the most finicky dog.
Dental Care A three-tier approach to help teeth stay clean:
- Fiber gives kibble better scrubbing ability to help remove plaque.
- Crunchy kibble for brushing action.
- Kibble size creates chewing action.
Chicken, Chicken Meal, Ground Rice, Ground Corn, Pearled Barley, Oatmeal, Corn Gluten Meal, Chicken Fat (stabilized with mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid), Rice Hulls, Dried Beet Pulp, Dried Egg Product, Natural Chicken Flavor, Ground Flaxseed, Oat Hulls, Herring Meal, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Salt, Dicalcium Phosphate, Dried Kelp, Chicory Root Extract, Dried Yeast, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, L-Carnitine, Rosemary Extract, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Chondroitin Sulfate, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Ground Ginger, Dried Chamomile, Ground Fennel Seed, Dried Lemon Balm, Peppermint, Parsley, Zinc Proteinate, Zinc Sulfate, Iron Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, Vitamin E Supplement, Manganese Proteinate, Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Copper Proteinate, Copper Sulfate, Niacin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Beta-Carotene, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Folic Acid, Inositol, Ethylenediamine Dihydroiodide (source of Iodine), Sodium Selenite.
(min.) 150 IU/kg
(min.) 50 mg/kg
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids*||
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids*||
(min.) 250 mg/kg
(min.) 100 mg/kg
(min.) 300 mg/kg
|8 fl oz cup||
Performatrin® Healthy Weight Small Breed Dog Food is recommended for small breed adult dogs approximately 10 months of age or older, that require assistance managing their weight. The amount of food required to help your dog lose weight or maintain optimum body condition varies according to numerous factors, including size, age and activity level. Use the chart below as a guide for both but make adjustments according to your dog’s individual needs. Ideally, divide your dog’s daily portion into 2 equal meals. This formula is 100% complete, balanced nutrition, and makes dining a delicious experience for your dog.
Make all food changes gradually. Always provide access to clean, fresh water. Ensure your dog receives regular veterinary care. To keep food fresh, seal bag after each use and store in a cool, dry place.
Daily Feeding Guide:
|Dog’s Weight||Weight Control||Weight Loss|
|5 lbs (2.2 kg)||⅔ cup*||½ cup*|
|8 lbs (3.6 kg)||⅞ cup||⅔ cup|
|12 lbs (5.4 kg)||1 ⅛ cup||⅞ cup|
|16 lbs (7.3 kg)||1 ⅓ cup||1 cup|
|20 lbs (9.1 kg)||1 ⅔ cup||1 ¼ cup|
|24 lbs (10.9 kg)||1 ¾ cup||1 ⅓ cup|
* Use a standard 8 fl oz cup (approximately 3.5 fl oz / 100 g of food).