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Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula Large Breed Healthy Weight Adult Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe Dry Dog Food

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Blue Buffalo Life Protection Formula was created for the health and well-being of dogs. All formulas start with real meat, whole grains, garden veggies and fruit, plus added LifeSource Bits, a precise blend of nutrients that have been enhanced with a Super 7 package of antioxidant-rich ingredients. This Large Breed Healthy Weight Adult Chicken & Brown Rice Recipe features delicious, protein-rich deboned chicken and contains glucosamine and chondroitin to help support the special needs of bigger dogs. It is also made without the extra calories to help dogs achieve and maintain a healthy weight.

Key Benefits

  • High-quality protein and L-Carnitine for lean muscle development and reduced calories from fat
  • Glucosamine and chondroitin for joint health and mobility and Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids for healthy skin and coat
  • Calcium, phosphorus and essential vitamins for strong bones and teeth
  • Vitamins, chelated minerals and antioxidants for immune system health
  • No corn, wheat, soy or chicken (or poultry) by-product meals

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  • Item Number
    46892
  • Weight
    30.0 pounds
  • Brand
    Blue Life Protection
  • Breed Size
    Large Breeds, Giant Breeds
  • Food Form
    Dry Food
  • Lifestage
    Adult
  • Made in
    United States
  • Special Diet
    Weight Control, No Corn No Wheat No Soy

Nutritional Info

Ingredients

Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Brown Rice, Barley, Oatmeal, Peas, Tomato Pomace (Source of Lycopene), Rice Bran, Powdered Cellulose, Flaxseed (Source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids), Natural Flavor, Chicken Fat (Preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Potatoes, Alfalfa Meal, Salt, Potato Starch, Dried Chicory Root, Calcium Carbonate, Dl-Methionine, Caramel, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Sweet Potatoes, Carrots, Mixed Tocopherols (A Natural Preservative), Garlic, L-Carnitine, Vitamin E Supplement, Ferrous Sulfate, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Sulfate, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Oil of Rosemary, L-Lysine, Parsley, Kelp, Blueberries, Cranberries, Apples, Spinach, Blackberries, Pomegranate, Pumpkin, Barley Grass, Turmeric, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source of Vitamin C), Copper Sulfate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Nicotinic Acid (Vitamin B3), Taurine, Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Biotin (Vitamin B7), Manganese Sulfate, Vitamin A Supplement, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Chondroitin Sulfate, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Beta Carotene, 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.

Caloric Content

3,273 kcal/kg, 322 kcal/cup

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein 22.0% min
Crude Fat 9.0% min
Crude Fiber 10.0% max
Moisture 10.0% max
Calcium 0.8% min
Phosphorus 0.65% min
Omega-3 Fatty Acids 0.5% min
Omega-6 Fatty Acids 2.0% min
L-Carnitine 100 mg/kg min
Glucosamine 400 mg/kg min
Chondroitin SulFate 300 mg/kg min

Feeding Instructions

Weight Weight Reduction Daily Feeding (cup) Weight Maintenance Daily Feeding (cup)
50 - 70 lbs 2 3/4 - 3 1/2 3 1/2 - 4 1/2
71 - 100 lbs 3 1/2 - 4 1/2 4 1/2 - 6
100+ lbs 4 1/2 + 1/2 per 20 lbs 6 + 1/2 per 20 lbs

Transition Instructions

Start by mixing 25% of BLUE with your dog's old food, and gradually increase the proportion of BLUE over the next 14 days.

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BLUE Life Protection Formula Dry Dog Food

The Original Healthy Formula That Started It All

BLUE Life Protection Formula always features high-quality real meat, healthy fruits and wholesome whole grains. Like all BLUE foods, it's made from the finest natural ingredients enhanced with vitamins and minerals.

Finding the Right Food for Your Best Pal Is Easy

BLUE has more breed size and life stage-specific foods than any other natural pet food. You'll find healthy, delicious BLUE Life Protection Formula recipes for toy, small and large breeds as well as puppies, adults and senior dogs

The True BLUE Promise

BLUE is formulated with only the finest natural ingredients:
Always features protein-rich real meat
NO chicken (or poultry) by-product meals
NO corn, wheat or soy

A Sampling of Premium Natural Ingredients

APPLES: Good source of antioxidants, vitamin A, vitamin C and dietary fiber, which promotes overall gastrointestinal health.

SPINACH: Rich in carotenoids, including beta-carotene and lutein, and also contains quercetin, a phytochemical with antioxidant properties.

BLUEBERRIES: Loaded with vitamins C and E, healthy carbs, fiber and powerful antioxidants for immune system support and urinary tract health.

PUMPKIN: Rich in beta-carotene, vitamin A, iron, potassium, magnesium and zinc, plus a good source of fiber to help regulate digestion.

A satisfying, tasty treat

Exclusive LifeSource Bits

All BLUE dry food formulas feature a precise blend of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants selected by holistic veterinarians and animal nutritionists to help promote immune system health, fulfill life stage requirements and support a healthy oxidative balance. All Life Protection Formula LifeSource Bits are enhanced with their Super 7 package of antioxidant-rich ingredients:

Apples, Blackberries, Blueberries, Cranberries, Pomegranate, Pumpkin, Spinach

Formulated to Help Dogs Thrive

Healthy Muscle Development: High-quality protein plus protein meal and egg help promote strong muscles. Small breed formulas are precisely blended to help meet small and toy breeds' higher energy needs. Large breed formulas feature L-carnitine to help promote lean muscle mass.

Strong Bones AND Teeth: Calcium, phosphorus and essential vitamins help promote strong bones and teeth. Small breed formulas feature special "small-bite" kibble for easier chewing and tartar removal. Large breed formulas contain glucosamine and chondroitin to support joint function and mobility.

Healthy Skin, Coat and Immune System: Omega-3 and 6 fatty acids help promote a shiny coat and healthy skin. Essential vitamins, chelated minerals and important antioxidants help support the immune system.

Formulated to help your pet

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REAL MEAT Turkey, Salmon, Duck, Lamb, Duck Chicken, Duck, Salmon, Bison, Rabbit, Red Meat Beef, Chicken, Lamb Chicken, Fish, Lamb
LIFE STAGE FORMULAS Puppy, Adult, Senior Puppy, Adult, Senior Puppy, Adult, Senior Puppy, Adult, Senior
BREED SIZE FORMULAS Small, Standard, Large Toy, Small, Standard, Large Small, Standard, Large Toy, Small, Standard, Large
WET FOOD FORMULAS Yes Yes Yes Yes
WEIGHT MANAGEMENT
FORMULAS
Yes Yes Yes Yes
GRAIN-FREE FORMULAS Yes Yes Yes No
TREATS Yes Yes No Yes
MEAT ROLLS No Yes No No

About BLUE Buffalo

Blue Buffalo began with unconditional love and some furry inspiration from a large breed Airedale, Blue. When Blue's family started a pet food company, their vision was clear. They wanted every pet parent to be able to feed their pet with the same care they would feed family. So they created the #1 natural pet specialty food to help furry family members live happy, healthy lives. Of course, they named it after Blue.

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    I've always given my dog blue buffalo and then he got a little heavy and our vet recommended the healthy weight. Our dog lost five pounds on this food. We still give it to him and he seems to like it. I would totally recommend it if your dog needs to lose a few pounds.

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    Good food for my under exercised large dog. I'm disabled and can't walk with him everyday. I have a friend who helps but still my dog doesn't get enough exercise. This food has helped me maintain my dog's weight. He loves it never refuses to eat it.

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    We have a 12 week old Irish Wolfhound/Great Dane puppy, this food is the very best for a growing puppy. The protein level is perfect. He is loving the food.

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    Our golden retrievers love all blue buffalo products. It is easy on their stomachs and keeos their coats nice and shiny! We also love Chewy.com their selection and service rocks!!

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    been searching for almost a yr for something nutritious, healthy and something she'll eat. well i think i've found it. bought her Blue Buffalo:::weight management and she loves it. 2 X's a wk I'll add some green beans, carrots, or whatever and she acts like the food gods have visited her. will continue to buy and recommend to others.

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    This is the first bag of this food I've bought for my dog. So far he likes it and eats ever morsal I put in his bowl.

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  • Chewy is GREAT

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    we are still new to using this healthy weight. My dog seems to love it. Will let you know more. trying to get him to lose some weight. still use other chewy food for our other dog.

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    As always, the service at Chewy.com is great and the shipping speedy. I am in the process of switching food from Fromm to Blue Buffalo and so far so good. My black lab really likes the Blue Buffalo.

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    Great product, super fast delivery. Really great to do business with.

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  • CHEWY is the GREATEST !

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    My dog, ( a mixed breed 85 lb. rescue hates all dry food ,) have to add meat to get him to eat or out wait him a few days which my wife won`t allow. From my observation the Blue B is good quality & healthy.

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