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Nutro Wholesome Essentials Pasture Fed Lamb & Rice Recipe Dry Puppy Food Information

Give your pet the wholesome ingredients they love with NUTRO NATURAL CHOICE Dry Dog Food recipes. Made for large breed puppies up to 18 months old, this dry food supports brain and eye development with omega-3 fatty acids like DHA. It’s formulated to support healthy joints, contains natural sources of glucosamine and chondroitin, and provides essential antioxidants for healthy immunity. As part of the NUTRO FEED CLEAN philosophy, this delicious lamb and brown rice recipe starts with a high-quality protein source as the 1st ingredient and is made with real, recognizable ingredients sourced from trusted farmers and suppliers. Plus, it's made with non-GMO ingredients* and has no chicken by-product meal, corn, wheat, or soy*. So you can feel good feeding your dog recipes that are rich in nutrients and full of flavor. 

Key Benefits:

  • Made with non-GMO ingredients*; no chicken by-product meal, corn, wheat, or soy*
  • High quality protein source is the #1 ingredient in the delicious dry kibble
  • Supports brain and eye development in your large breed puppy with omega-3 fatty acids like DHA
  • Natural sources of glucosamine and chondroitin; formulated to support healthy joints
  • Supports healthy immunity with essential antioxidants

Made Specifically For: Large breed puppies up to 18 months old.  

*Trace amounts of genetically modified material may be present due to potential cross contact during manufacturing.

Deboned Lamb, Chicken Meal (source of Glucosamine and Chondroitin Sulfate), Brewers Rice, Split Peas, Rice Bran, Whole Grain Brown Rice, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Potato Protein, Natural Flavor, Lamb Meal, Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Fish Oil (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Salt, Choline Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Citric Acid (preservative), Mixed Tocopherols (preservative), Chia Seed, Dried Coconut, Dried Tomato Pomace, Dried Egg Product, Dried Pumpkin, Dried Kale, Dried Spinach, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Vitamin E Supplement, Sodium Selenite, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), D-Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Manganous Oxide, Potassium Iodide, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (min.)26.00%
Crude Fat (min.)14.00%
Crude Fiber (max.)3.00%
Moisture (max.)10.00%
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) (min.)0.05%
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (min.)0.05%
Calcium (min.)1.20%
Calcium (max.)1.70%
Selenium (min.)0.35 mg/kg
Vitamin E (min.)60 IU/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate (min.)*850 mg/kg
Glucosamine (min.)*250 mg/kg
Omega-3250 mg/kg

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


Metabolisable energy 3638 kcal/kg, 353 kcal/cup (calculated).


Adjust food to maintain ideal body weight. Always provide fresh drinking water. 

Puppies: From 3 to 5 weeks of age, moisten food and feed frequently. From 6 weeks of age, feed the suggested amount in three meals per day until 6 months of age, then twice daily until 18 months (24 months for giant size dogs). 

Gestation/Lactation: During gestation, feed up to 2 times the amount shown for puppies 6 to 9 months. Feed lactating females as much food as they will eat to maintain weight. Amounts will differ depending on litter size.

  • Every cup of our food is nutrient dense so your dog gets the right amount of calories in a complete and nutritious meal.
  • To help maintain freshness, seal bag tightly and store in a cool, dry location.

Suggested Amounts to Feed Per Day (Cups)

Puppy Weight6 - 11 Weeks3 - 5 Months6 - 8 Months9 - 12 MonthsOver 12 Months
2.27 kg1 1/3    
4.5 kg2 1/42   
9 kg32 2/3   
12.27 kg3 3/43 1/32 3/4  
13.6 kg5 1/44 1/23 3/43 1/4 
18 kg6 1/25 2/34 3/443 1/3
23 kg7 2/36 2/35 2/34 2/34
27 kg8 3/47 2/36 1/25 1/34 1/2
32 kg8 1/27 1/465 1/4 
36 kg9 1/286 2/35 2/3 
41 kg10 1/38 3/47 1/46 1/4 
45 kg11 1/49 1/27 3/46 2/3 

51 kg

1197 2/3   

Use a standard 8 oz. measuring cup which holds 3.21 oz

Transitioning to Our Food

If switching to this recipe or feeding NUTRO Dog Food for the first time, we suggest you blend increasing amounts of the new recipe with your old food for six days.

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Nutro Wholesome Essentials Pasture Fed Lamb & Rice Recipe Dry Puppy Food Reviews

Average Customer Rating:
4.7 out 5
4.7 (From 3 reviews)
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  • Pros

    • Good Value (1)
    • Dog Likes It (3)
    • Easy To Digest (1)
    • Nutritional (1)
    • Improves Coat (2)
  • Cons

  • Best Uses

    • Active Dogs (1)
    • Larger Dogs (1)
    • Puppies (2)

By Dallas

24 February 2020

5 out 5

Pups love it

  • Pros

    • Dog Likes It
    • Improves Coat
  • Cons

  • Best Uses

    • Puppies


Our pups love their Nutro

Bottom Line

Yes, I'd recommend this product to a friend

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By Aislinn

21 March 2019

5 out 5

Dog loves this food!!

  • Pros

    • Dog Likes It
    • Nutritional
  • Cons

  • Best Uses

    • Active Dogs
    • Larger Dogs


I usually buy this food from Animates and the dog eats it when he wants to. Bought the same food from and the dog can’t wait to eat and loves it!

Bottom Line

Yes, I'd recommend this product to a friend

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By Lynn

22 July 2018

4 out 5


  • Pros

    • Dog Likes It
    • Easy To Digest
    • Good Value
    • Improves Coat
  • Cons

  • Best Uses

    • Puppies


Recommended by Our Vet. Puppy 14 weeks needed to be on food for lage breeds. He eats it like a little Hoover and likes it. So far no Ill effects & easy to pick up bowel motions

Bottom Line

Yes, I'd recommend this product to a friend

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