Responsibly sourced meat, non-GMO fruits and vegetables plus other wholesome ingredients in a complete & balanced raw meal
Raw is never cooked and is less processed than kibble, cans or refrigerated pet food - keeping the most nutrients intact
Raw, uncooked foods retain natural flavors, valuable antioxidants, amino acids, vitamins and minerals —for a more nutritious and healthy food
Keep freeze-dried raw on your pantry shelf for an easy-to-serve raw meal—just scoop and serve like kibble or add water for extra moisture
Tailored nutrition available in a variety of healthy solutions and life stages
Chicken (including Ground Chicken Bone), Beef Liver, Beef Spleen, Beef Kidney, Cod, Carrots, Apples, Sweet Potatoes, Butternut Squash, Montmorillonite Clay, Ground Miscanthus Grass, Ground Flaxseed, Salmon Oil, Pumpkinseed, Chicory Root, Tricalcium Phosphate, Salt, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Potassium Chloride, Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Calcium Iodate), Mixed Tocopherols (for freshness), Blueberries, Spinach, Rosemary Extract.
Instinct Raw Freeze-Dried Meals Cage-Free Chicken Recipe for Puppies is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for growth except for growth of large size dogs (70 lbs or more as an adult).
Ideal feeding amounts will vary by age, weight, and activity level so the guide below should be used as an initial recommendation. Divide the cups per day by the number of feedings per day.
Daily Feeding Guidelines (standard 8 oz measure cup):
Up to 4 Months (cups per day): 2-10 lb: 1 – 3 ¼ cups; 11-20 lb: 3 ¼ – 5 ½ cups; 21-30 lb: 5 ½ – 7 ¾ cups; 31-40 lb: 7 ¾ – 9 ¾ cups; 41-50 lb: 9 ¾ – 11 ¼ cups
4 to 8 Months (cups per day): 2-10 lb: 1 – 3 cups; 11-20 lb: 3 – 4 ¾ cups; 21-30 lb: 4 ¾ – 6 ½ cups; 31-40 lb: 6 ½ – 8 cups; 41-50 lb: 8 – 10 cups
8 to 12 Months (cups per day): 2-10 lb: ¾ – 2 ¼ cups; 11-20 lb: 2 ¼ – 3 ¾ cups; 21-30 lb: 3 ¾ – 5 cups; 31-40 lb: 5 – 6 ½ cups; 41-50 lb: 6 ½ – 8 cups
Over 12 Months (cups per day): Transition to Instinct Freeze-Dried Raw Meals for dogs.
Feed Dry or Rehydrate: Serve as is or rehydrate by adding warm water. To rehydrate, we recommend 2 tablespoons of water to 1 cup of food. Always provide access to clean, fresh water. New to Raw: Introduce raw over a period of 5 to 7 days, mixing increasing amounts of raw while decreasing current food.