Pooch & Mutt's ‘Slim & Slender’ dry dog food is a vet recommended, premium, grain free, complete dried dog food for dogs that are overweight. This is ideal if you are looking for a dried food to help manage your dog’s weight while promoting a slim and slender body composition.
The food is packed with active ingredients, including 45% lean, free run chicken, sweet potato as a digestion-aiding fibre, pea protein to lower hunger, CLA to support fat metabolism, psyllium which promotes satiety, L-canitine, Glucosamine and Chondroitin to support joints, and probiotics and prebiotics to aid in digestion.
Pooch & Mutt ‘Slim & Slender’ also contain NUTRA-BIONIC which is a unique supplement which contains ingredients that provide digestive help, aid the skin and coat, reduce stool odour and support urinal tract health.
FRESHLY PREPARED CHICKEN (25%), SWEET POTATO (25%), DRIED CHICKEN (16%), POTATO, PEAS, PEA PROTEIN (6%), CHICKEN OIL (2%), CHICKEN GRAVY (2%), BEET PULP, LINSEED, ALFALFA, MINERALS, MANNANOLIGOSACCHARIDES (PREBIOTIC MOS), FRUCTOOLIGOSACCHARIDES (PREBIOTIC FOS), PSYLLIUM (0.08%), CRANBERRY (0.04%), YUCCA SCHIDIGERA EXTRACT (0.01%), GLUCOSAMINE (260 MG/KG), CHONDROITIN SULPHATE (160 MG/KG). NUTRITIONAL ADDITIVES PER KG: VITAMINS: VITAMIN A (AS RETINYL ACETATE) 18,000 IU, VITAMIN D3 (AS CHOLECALCIFEROL) 1,800 IU, VITAMIN E (AS ALPHA TOCOPHEROL ACETATE) 400 MG, BIOTIN 0.72 MG; TRACE ELEMENTS: CHOLINE CHLORIDE 720 MG, COPPER 17 MG, ZINC 100 MG, MANGANESE 43 MG, IRON 160 MG, IODINE 0.7 MG, SELENIUM 0.2MG; TECHNOLOGICAL ADDITIVES: AMINO ACIDS: L-CARNITINE 450 MG/KG. ANALYTICAL CONSTITUENTS: PROTEIN 25%, CRUDE OILS AND FATS 12% , CRUDE FIBRES 4.5%, INORGANIC MATTER 7%, OMEGA 6 1.6%, OMEGA 3 0.4%. *LOW FAT Vs POOCH & MUTT JOINT CARE.
The quantities below are meant as a rough guide. The correct amount of food will depend on your dog’s level of activity, breed, age, and if they are overweight or underweight.
SMALL DOGS (1-10kg) 70-120 g/day
MEDIUM DOGS (11-30kg) 120-270g g/day
LARGE DOGS (31kg-50kg) 270g-395 g/day
GIANT DOGS (51kg +) 395 g/day
It is recommended that you introduce the new food gradually replacing 25% of their existing food for the first 2-3 days, then 50% for a further 2-3 days, then 75% for a final 2-3 days.
A single meat source, complete food to help manage your dog’s weight with:
- 45% chicken; a low-fat protein source that is naturally rich in l-carnitine
- Sweet potato; which is low gi, high in fibre and a source of b-vitamins
- Pea protein; which is low gi, high in BCAAs and shown to help management of ghrelin – the hunger stimulating hormone
- CLA; shown to support fat metabolism and aid weight management
- Psyllium; a dietary fibre that promotes satiety
- L-carnitine; a popular fat burning supplement
- Two types of prebiotics; to aid digestion
- Glucosamine and chondroitin; to support joints that may be carrying extra weight.