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Ocean & freshwater

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Ocean & Freshwater

Essence® Ocean & Freshwater Recipe brings together the cleanest and healthiest protein sources for your dogs. It combines all the benefits of oily fish with the fresh, lean protein from white fish. Our first four ingredients are salmon, herring, sardines, and mackerel. As always, our recipes are 100% grain free. And we integrate in healthy vegetables, such as pumpkin, which provide additional healthy nutrients and dietary fiber. This is all to ensure your dogs are at their healthy best, while eating truly great tasting food. Made with healthy and wholesome ingredients, the Essence® Ocean & Freshwater Recipe is truly the Embodiment of Superior Nutrition.

Free of

Species
Fish

85%

Fish Protein Ingredients

15%

Other ingredients

Available sizes

4lb/ 12.5lb / 25lb

Ingredients

HERRING, SARDINES, MACKEREL, HERRING MEAL, COD MEAL, POLLOCK MEAL, CATFISH MEAL, COCONUT FLOUR, RED LENTILS, OLIVE OIL, GARBANZO BEANS, NATURAL FLAVORS, SALMON, CALCIUM CARBONATE, TROUT, NAVY BEANS, CHOLINE CHLORIDE, PUMPKIN, SALT, DICALCIUM PHOSPHATE, POTASSIUM CHLORIDE, TAURINE, VITAMINS (NIACIN SUPPLEMENT, D-CALCIUM PANTOTHENATE, VITAMIN A ACETATE, RIBOFLAVIN SUPPLEMENT, VITAMIN D3 SUPPLEMENT, VITAMIN B12 SUPPLEMENT, THIAMINE MONONITRATE, PYRIDOXINE HYDROCHLORIDE, FOLIC ACID), MINERALS (ZINC PROTEINATE, IRON PROTEINATE, COPPER PROTEINATE, MANGANESE PROTEINATE, SELENIUM YEAST, CALCIUM IODATE), NEW ZEALAND GREEN MUSSEL, CHIA SEED OIL. Click here to explore our food.

Guaranteed Analysis

  • Crude protein (min)

38.0%

  • Crude fat (min)

18.0%

  • Crude fiber(max)

5.5%

  • Moisture (max)

10.0%

  • Calcium(min)

1.5%

  • Phosphorous (min)

1.0%

  • Omega 3 Fatty Acids* (min)

1.1%

  • Omega 6 Fatty Acids* (min)

1.6%

  • *Taurine (min)

0.20%

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

Sourced
Worldwide

We source great ingredients from all over the world to create unique, nutritious, and always delicious recipes. Premium diets for premium pets, yours.

Herring Caught in clean, cold waters, herring contains good, unsaturated fats that is beneficial to healthy coats, good vision, and vibrant minds.

Sardine Little in size but in nutrition, sardines come packed with protein and omega 3 fatty acids. Sardines tend to have lower mercury levels than bigger fish.

Mackerel A premium oily fish, packed with protein, vitamin B12, and other healthy nutrients. The oils also promote healthy skin and shiny coats.

Salmon A great source of protein as well as heart-friendly omega-3 fatty acids. Promotes healthy skin and beautiful coat.

Daily feeding
guidelines

Dog Weight

10 lbs or less

10-20 lbs

20-30 lbs

30-40 lbs

40-60 lbs

60-80 lbs

80-100 lbs

Feed amount

1/4 – 2/3 cup

2/3 – 1 cup

1 – 1 2/5 cups

1 2/5 – 1 2/3 cups

1 2/3 – 2 1/4 cups

2 1/4 – 2 2/3 cups

2 2/3 – 3 cups

Standard 8-fluid measuring cup.

  1. PUPPIES: FEED UP TO 2 TIMES PER POUND OF BODY WEIGHT OVER ADULT LEVELS.
  2. PREGNANT FEMALES: MINIMAL INCREASE NEEDED DURING FIRST 6 WEEKS. WEEKS 7, 8, & 9 INCREASE UP TO 25%.
  3. LACTATING FEMALES: IMMEDIATELY AFTER WHELPING, NUTRITIONAL DEMAND INCREASES BY 50% COMPARED TO MAINTENANCE LEVELS. DURING PEAK LACTATION (AROUND 4-5 WEEKS), INCREASE FEEDING UP TO 300% OF REGULAR INTAKE. FEED IN 3 EQUAL MEALS PER DAY.
  4. NOTE: FEEDING AMOUNTS MAY VARY BY BREED, ACTIVITY LEVEL, TEMPERAMENT, & CLIMATE.
  5. SEE YOUR VETERINARIAN REGULARLY. KEEP FRESH WATER AVAILABLE. TO MAINTAIN FRESHNESS, KEEP PACKAGE SEALED AND STORE IN A COOL, DRY PLACE.

Nutritional adequacy statement

Essence® Ocean & Freshwater recipe for dogs is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the Association Of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) cat food nutrient profiles for all life stages.
For more information on AAFCO regulations, visit “aafco.org”

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