Puppies up to 1 year old and pregnant or nursing dogs.
Key Benefits Table
Superior Antioxidant Formula
Promotes a healthy immune system to give puppies a great start in life.
Antioxidants are known to help slow cell oxidation.
Enhanced with Natural DHA
Important for brain and vision development.
Mixed tocopherols (a form of vitamin E) preserve freshness and great taste.
Nourishing Fatty Acids
Help maintain proper function of nervous and immune systems, as well as promote healthy skin and shiny coat.
Helps build strong bones and muscles, and ensure optimal growth and development.
Supply abundant energy for active puppies,while promoting gentle digestion.
Vitamins and Minerals
Provide an ideal balance of vitamins and minerals for growing puppies.
Daily Feeding Guide
Feeding Science Diet® Puppy Treats is encouraged, although supplementing with other foods is not recommended. (For more information, see the Puppy Treats page).The following amounts are a starting point only for puppies or pregnant dogs, and should be adjusted as needed to maintain proper weight. When supplementing with canned food, decrease the amount of dry food to avoid overfeeding.When feeding this food for the first time, mix increasing amounts of the pet's new food with decreasing amounts of the old food over a 7-day period. For nursing dogs: Keep food available at all times.
Weight of Dog / Growth less than 4 months
(Pregnancy weeks 7 - 9) / Growth 4 to 9 months
(Pregnancy weeks 5 - 6) / Growth 10 to 12 months
(Pregnancy weeks 1 - 4)
2 lb (0,9 kg) / 1/2 cup (50 g) / 3/8 cup (35 g) / 1/3 cup (35 g)
5 lb (2,3 kg) / 1 cup (100 g) / 7/8 cup (85 g) / 2/3 cup (65 g)
8 lb (3,6 kg) / 1 1/2 cups (150 g) / 1 1/4 cups (125 g) / 1 cup (100 g)
10 lb (4,5 kg) / 1 3/4 cups (175 g) / 1 3/8 cups (135 g) / 1 1/8 cups (110 g)
20 lb (9 kg) / 3 cups (295 g) / 2 1/3 cups (230 g) / 2 cups (200 g)
40 lb (18 kg) / 4 3/4 cups (470 g) / 4 cups (395 g) / 3 1/4 cups (320 g)
60 lb (27 kg) / 6 2/3 cups (660 g) / 5 1/2 cups (545 g) / 4 1/3 cups (430 g)
80 lb (36 kg) / 8 1/4 cups (815 g) / 6 3/4 cups (670 g) / 5 1/2 cups (545 g)
100 lb (45 kg) / 9 2/3 cups (955 g) / 8 cups (790 g) / 6 1/2 cups (645 g)
120 lb (54 kg) / 11 cups (1090 g) / 9 1/4 cups (915 g) / 7 1/3 cups (725 g)
Metabolizable Energy¹ (Caloric Content)
Dry 3820 kcal/kg (376 kcal/per cup ² )
¹Measurement of Usable Energy in a food, which differs substantially from gross caloric content.
² An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Lamb & Rice Small Bites Puppy contains 3.5 oz. by weight.
Lamb Meal, Brewers Rice, Whole Grain Wheat, Corn Gluten Meal, Brown Rice, Animal Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid), Dried Egg Product, Flaxseed, Liver Flavor, Dried Beet Pulp, Lactic Acid, Soybean Oil, Fish Oil, Potassium Chloride, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, L-Lysine, Choline Chloride, vitamins (L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Potassium Citrate, Vitamin E Supplement, minerals (Manganese Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, preserved with Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid, Phosphoric Acid, Beta-Carotene, Rosemary Extract.