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Royal Canin Size Health Nutrition X-Small Mature +8 Dry Dog Food, 2.5-lb bag

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Description

Very small dogs may be tiny, but because of their unique physiological traits such as jaw size, bone strength and sensitive digestive systems, they have big nutritional requirements and need a healthy dog food to meet them. That’s why Royal Canin created X-Small Mature +8 - the complete nutritional solution designed specifically for your mature dog up to 8 pounds.

Key Benefits
  • Designed for dogs from 8 to 12 years with extra small kibble for miniature jaws
  • Nutrients and antioxidants to maintain vitality and face the first signs of aging
  • Highly digestible proteins and various fibers help regulate and ease intestinal transit
  • Enriched with EPA & DHA to support healthy skin and coat
  • Proven kibble technology helps reduce the formation of tartar

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  • Item Number
    52396
  • Weight
    2.5 pounds
  • Brand
    Royal Canin Size Health Nutrition
  • Breed Size
    Extra Small & Toy Breeds, Small Breeds
  • Food Form
    Dry Food
  • Lifestage
    Senior
  • Made in
    United States
Nutritional Info
Ingredients

Brewers Rice, Chicken Fat, Chicken By-Product Meal, Corn Gluten Meal, Corn, Brown Rice, Natural Flavors, Wheat Gluten, Dried Chicory Root, Vegetable Oil, Fish Oil, Psyllium Seed Husk, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Sulfate, Calcium Carbonate, L-Arginine, L-Lysine, L-Tyrosine, Monocalcium Phosphate, Dl-Methionine, Fructooligosaccharides, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, Choline Chloride, Salt, Vitamins [Dl-Alpha Tocopherol Acetate (Source Of Vitamin E), L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Source Of Vitamin C), Biotin, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Acetate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Niacin Supplement, Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement], Magnesium Oxide, Trace Minerals [Zinc Proteinate, Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganese Proteinate, Manganous Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Copper Proteinate], Taurine, Gla Safflower Oil, L-Carnitine, Marigold Extract (Tagetes Erecta L.), Green Tea Extract, Rosemary Extract, Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols And Citric Acid.

Caloric Content

3854 kcal/kg, 362 kcal/cup

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein22.0% min
Crude Fat16.0% min
Crude Fiber3.5% max
Moisture10.0% max
EPA0.11% min
DHA 0.05% min
Feeding Instructions
WeightLow Activity Daily Feeding (cup)Medium Activity Daily Feeding (cup)High Activity Daily Feeding (cup)
2.2 lbs1/41/43/8
3.3 lbs3/83/81/2
4.4 lbs3/81/25/8
5.5 lbs1/25/85/8
6.6 lbs5/85/83/4
7.7 lbs5/83/47/8
8.8 lbs3/47/81
11 lbs7/811 1/8

1 cup = 8 oz

This is only a guide. Optimal feeding amounts may vary according to your pet's temperament, activity level and environment. If you have any questions regarding your pet's health, please contact your veterinarian.

Transition Instructions

We recommend at least a 7 day transition before you begin feeding the new food exclusively. Start by mixing 75% of the old diet with 25% of the new diet on Day 1 and Day 2. On Day 3 and Day 4, mix 50% of the old diet with 50% of the new diet. On Day 5 and Day 6, mix 25% of the old diet with 75% of the new diet. On the 7th day, you can feed the new food exclusively. This allows your pet’s digestive system to smoothly adapt to the new food.

FAQ

How are Royal Canin diets preserved?

All of our dry diets are preserved naturally with mixed tocopherols, citric acid, and rosemary extract. Our canned diets are naturally preserved and sterilized during the cooking and canning process.

Where do the ingredients in Royal Canin diets come from?

We select our ingredients based on multiple factors, including the supplier’s compliance with our quality and food safety requirements, consistent availability, and on the nutrients required to meet the dietary needs of the pet.Royal Canin is making strides towards sustainability by attempting to obtain sources of raw materials as close to each manufacturing facility as possible. In some cases, we use international suppliers, because only those suppliers can offer raw materials that comply with our quality and food safety standards.

Why do some Royal Canin diets contain by-products?

Royal Canin chooses ingredients because they deliver high-quality nutrients that support our customized pet food formulas. Using chicken by-product meal instead of chicken meal for example will allow Royal Canin to maintain its highly customized nutrient standards while achieving a more secure and sustainable supply.

Why do some Royal Canin diets contain grains?

Grains can be a healthy part of any cat or dog’s diet. As always, we focus on the nutrients each ingredient provides and grains can provide many important nutrients.

How do you ensure Royal Canin diets are safe for my pet?

Our Quality and Food Safety systems are state-of-the-art and we continue to invest heavily in new technology to make sure they remain that way.* We put our suppliers through a rigorous selection process that doesn’t end with our first purchase.* We monitor every load delivered to our plants to verify the safety and quality of the ingredients we use to make pet food.* We perform tests on finished pet foods before they are shipped to our customers.* We manufacture every pet food we sell, in plants that we own; our plants are ISO 9001:2008 certified for Quality Management and ISO 22000 certified for Food Safety.

How do I know which Royal Canin diet is right for my pet?

Based on size, age, lifestyle, and breed, each cat or dog has unique nutritional needs. For healthy pets, use our Product Selector to find the right diet for your cat or dog.If your pet is experiencing health issues, please refer to your veterinarian for more information. Your veterinarian will consider multiple factors when recommending an appropriate diet.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Royal Canin X-Small Mature +8 Dry Dog Food

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    This is absolutely great dog food. My toy poodle loves it. She has just a few teeth so this is very easy for her to eat.

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    Small and tasty

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    The small size makes it easy to eat and it's savory so she finishes the entire serving.

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    Great size and Taste

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    My 2 Yorkshire Terriers love this food. They have 2 dry foods to choose from & the “Mature” formula is always empty first. It’s RoyalCanin, so I knew they’d like it. The small bites are much easier for my 16 year old, Maxx, to eat.He has lost several teeth and prefers smaller softer foods. I highly recommend the “Extra Small Mature +8 Dry Dog Food”.

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    My dogs refused to eat Nutro Ultra Senior, but love this food

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    I have 2 small Mixed Breed senior dogs, ages 8 and 10. I was feeding them Wellness Grain Free Salmon Dry Food - Adult Stage and decided to change to Senior Dog food. I called Chewy to request recommendations. The person was extremely helpful, spent a lot of time assisting me with my decision by comparing the ingredients. Since one of my dogs has skin and digestive issues, we both decided that the Ultra Senior Small Breed would be the best. My order arrived quickly (love Chewy's service)! I followed instructions carefully to transition them properly to their new food. After one day, they refused to eat the food and walked away from their bowls. I called Chewy. They credited my order and used the I have 2 small Mixed Breed senior dogs, ages 8 and 10. I was feeding them Wellness Grain Free Salmon Dry Food - Adult Stage and decided to change to Senior Dog food. I called Chewy to request recommendations. The person was extremely helpful, spent a lot of time assisting me with my decision by comparing the ingredients. Since one of my dogs has skin and digestive issues, we both decided that the Ultra Senior Small Breed would be the best. My order arrived quickly (love Chewy's service)! I followed instructions carefully to transition them properly to their new food. After one day, they refused to eat the food and walked away from their bowls. I called Chewy. They credited my order and used the credit to buy Royal Canin Mini Mature +8 Dry Dog Food. So far, so good.. Both my dogs love the Royal Canin! … more

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Even Fussy Puppies Eat This

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    My 2 very picky eaters can't eat this fast enough.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Great for older dog s

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    Bought this food for my toothless dog. She loves it..

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Great product

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    Great quality dogfood and I can tell that my dog, Henny, really enjoys the flavor.

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    Bella loves it!

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    My dog lives it. My only gripe is that it's nod offered in bigger bags!!

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    Only food my Papillon will eat

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    She loves this food to the exclusion of all other!

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Great food for small mature dogs

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    I just got a rescue dog and switched from the regular adult food to this. My dog does very well and no problem transitioning. I like the smell myself.

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