Energy-dense to provide needed calories
Protein provide essential amino acids for tissue repair
High fat to provide energy density
- Smooth consistency for easy syringe or tube feeding
- Contains antioxidants
DOG FOOD FEEDING GUIDE
Purina Pro Plan Veterinary Diets CN Critical Nutrition Canine and Feline Formula is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) Dog and Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance of adult dogs and cats.
The following feeding program is recommended as a guideline only, with discretionary clinical adjustments based on the patient’s condition and nutritional status. CN Critical Nutrition may be fed free-choice or by syringe or tube feeding.
|BODY WEIGHT||Daily Feeding Amounts For Hospitalized Dogs (RER)||Daily Feeding Amounts For Maintenance (MER)|
|lbs||kg||kcal/day||Approximate Number Of 5.5-oz cans/Day3||kcal/day||Approximate Number Of 5.5-oz cans/Day3|
|15||6.8||295||1 3/8||502||2 3/8|
|20||9.1||367||1 3/4||610||2 7/8|
|30||13.6||496||2 3/8||799||3 7/8|
|50||22.7||728||3 1/2||1126||5 3/8|
|1004||45.5||1226||5 7/8||1794||8 5/8|
1 Adjustments must be made for environmental conditions, activity level, body condition and breed size. As reflected in the feeding tables, smaller breed dogs can require 15% to 25% more kilocalories per pound of body weight than larger breed dogs.
2 Kilocalories of metabolizable energy (ME)
3 This daily amount should be divided into several small meals throughout the day.
4 For each additional 10 lbs of body weight, feed an additional 114 kilocalories.
Provide adequate fresh water in a clean container for your dog daily. For your pet’s health, see your veterinarian regularly.
DOG NUTRITION & CALORIE INFORMATION
|Crude Protein (Min)||9.5%|
|Crude Fat (Min)||7.5%|
|Crude Fiber (Max)||1.5%|
Calorie Content, fed
211 kcal/5.5 oz can
DOG FOOD INGREDIENTS
Water sufficient for processing, meat by-products, poultry byproducts, beef, liver, corn oil, rice flour, salmon, artificial and natural flavors, tricalcium phosphate, potassium chloride, guar gum, oat hulls, calcium sulfate, magnesium sulfate, choline chloride, DL-Methionine, taurine, Vitamin E supplement, zinc sulfate, thiamine mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), ferrous sulfate, niacin (Vitamin B-3), copper sulfate, calcium pantothenate (Vitamin B-5), Vitamin A supplement, manganese sulfate, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (Vitamin K), pyridoxine hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), riboflavin supplement (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin B-12 supplement, biotin (Vitamin B-7), potassium iodide, folic acid (Vitamin B-9), Vitamin D-3 supplement, sodium selenite. C266017