Merrick Backcountry is an all-natural, grain free ancestral canine diet packed with protein that dogs crave.
Merrick Backcountry Raw Infused kibble recipes deliver a perfect combination of protein-rich, grain free kibble plus real, whole pieces of raw, freeze-dried meat.
They provide your active dog the nutritional benefits of a raw diet they would have discovered in the wild, now in a safe and convenient recipe that's easy to serve.
The Puppy Recipe features a Protein Focused Nutrition which has deboned chicken, sweet potatoes and peas as the first few ingredients.
Not only is it tasty, it is packed with 30% protein to give your pup the essentials for growth and development.
Puppy Recipe is wholly grain free, containing no grain, wheat, corn or gluten ingredients.
Merrick Backcountry is made in the USA in Merrick's own organically certified kitchens without any ingredients from China.
Available in three sizes - 4lb, 12lb and 22lb.
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes, Peas, Natural Flavor, Turkey Meal, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Potato Protein, Deboned Salmon, Chicken Liver, Apples, Blueberries, Gelatin, Organic Alfalfa, Salmon Oil (source of Omega 3 fatty acids), Salt, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Amino Acid Complex, Sodium Selenite), Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate), Choline Chloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract.
Crude Protein (min) 30%
Crude Fat (min) 12%
Crude Fiber (max) 3.5%
Moisture (min) 11%
Omega-6 fatty acid* (min) 3%
Omega-3 fatty acid* (min) 0.3%
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Nutrient Profiles.
3,488 kcal/kg or 350 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated)