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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food

Product Overview
  • Lamb is the #1 ingredient
  • DHA from omega-rich fish oil helps nourish brain and vision development
  • Rich in antioxidants to help support a puppy’s developing immune system
  • Calcium, phosphorus and other minerals help build strong teeth and bones
  • Vitamin A and linoleic acid, an omega-6 fatty acid, promote healthy skin and coat
Available Sizes
  • 6lb

     

    18lb

     

    34lb

Ingredients & Nutrition

Lamb, brewers rice, poultry by-product meal, corn gluten meal, whole grain corn, animal fat preserved with mixed-tocopherols, corn germ meal, oat meal, dried egg product, fish meal, animal digest, dried beet pulp, fish oil, calcium carbonate, potassium chloride, salt, calcium phosphate, choline chloride, L-Lysine monohydrochloride, Vitamin E supplement, zinc sulfate, ferrous sulfate, niacin, manganese sulfate, Vitamin A supplement, calcium pantothenate, thiamine mononitrate, copper sulfate, riboflavin supplement, garlic oil, Vitamin B-12 supplement, pyridoxine hydrochloride, folic acid, Vitamin D-3 supplement, calcium iodate, biotin, menadione sodium bisulfite complex (source of Vitamin K activity), sodium selenite.   M-4472

Manufactured and guaranteed by:  Nestlé Purina PetCare Company, St. Louis, MO 63164 USA

Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Pro Plan Focus Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula provides complete and balanced nutrition for all life stages of dogs.

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (Min)

28.0%

Crude Fat (Min)

18.0%

Crude Fiber (Max)

3.0%

Moisture (Max)

12.0%

Linoleic Acid (Min)

1.6%

Calcium (Ca) (Min)

1.1%

Phosphorus (P) (Min)

0.8%

Vitamin A (Min)

15,000 IU/kg

Vitamin E (Min)

100 IU/kg

Docosahexaenoic Acid* (DHA) (Min)

0.05%

Feeding Guidelines

RECOMMENDED DAILY FEEDING AMOUNTS

Using a standard 8 oz/250 ml measuring cup which contains approximately 112 g of Pro Plan.

 

Maturity1-1/2- 3 months4 - 5 months6 - 8 months9 - 11 months1 - 2 years
(lbs)(cups)(cups)(cups)(cups)(cups)
3 - 121/2 - 2/31/2 - 11/2 - 1Feed as AdultFeed as Adult
13 - 202/3 - 11 - 1-1/43/4 - 111 - 1-1/4
21 - 501/2 - 11-1/2 - 21 - 1-2/31-2/3 - 22 - 2-2/3
51 - 751/2 - 1-2/31-1/2 - 2-3/41-1/3 - 2-2/32-1/3 - 3-1/42-1/2 - 4-1/4
76 - 1002/3 - 2-2/32-1/4 - 43 - 4-1/26-1/3 - 7-3/45-1/4 - 7-1/2
Over 1002-2/3 cups plus 1/4 cup for each 10 lbs of body weight over 100 lbs 4 cups plus 1/4 cup for each 10 lbs of body weight over 100 lbs4-1/2 cups plus 1/4 cup for each 10 lbs of body weight over 100 lbs7-3/4 cups plus 1/4 cup for each 10 lbs of body weight over 100 lbs7-1/2 cups plus 1/4 cup for each 10 lbs of body weight over 100 lbs
(kg)(grams)(grams)(grams)(grams)(grams)
1.4 - 5.456 - 7556 - 11256 - 112Feed as AdultFeed as Adult
5.9 - 9.175 - 112112 - 14084 - 112112112 - 140
9.5 - 22.756 - 112168 - 224112 - 187187 - 224224 - 299
23.1 - 34.056 - 187168 - 308149 - 299261 - 364280 - 476
34.5 - 45.475 - 299252 - 448336 - 504709 - 868588 - 840
Over 45.4299 g plus 28 g for each 4.5 kg of body weight over 45.4kg448 g plus 28 g for each 4.5 kg of body weight over 45.4k504 g plus 28 g for each 4.5 kg of body weight over 45.4k868 g plus 28 g for each 4.5 kg of body weight over 45.4k840 g plus 28 g for each 4.5 kg of body weight over 45.4k

 

Puppies start to nibble solid foods at 3 - 4 weeks of age.  Keep moistened Pro Plan available at all times.  Allow your puppy to eat at will until fully weaned (6 - 8 weeks).  After weaning, Pro Plan can be fed moistened or dry.  For best results, develop a regular feeding schedule such as three small meals a day for younger puppies.  You can gradually reduce to one feeding in the morning and one in the evening as your puppy ages.  The routine should not vary.  As puppies near adulthood, their calorie needs may drop, and your puppy may begin leaving some food in the bowl.  Don't misinterpret this as an indication of dislike for the food.  Instead, begin offering less so your puppy doesn't overeat and stays in ideal body condition.

Nestlé Purina Research indicates that avoiding overfeeding of puppies may help their development.  Maintaining ideal body condition is key to encouraging proper growth in all puppies, especially large breeds.  The indicated amounts are only a guideline.  If your puppy becomes overweight, a reduction of your puppy’s daily food intake may be appropriate.  You may wish to consult your veterinarian about a weight control program.

FEEDING FOR REPRODUCTION

Pro Plan provides the extra nutrition needed by reproducing females in stages of gestation and lactation.  Food consumption may vary during gestation, so feed the amount needed to maintain the pregnant female's ideal body condition.  Food intake may double or even quadruple during lactation.

MAKING THE SWITCH TO PRO PLAN

Although you'll be anxious to see the difference Pro Plan can make in your dog, please allow 7 - 10 days to ease the transition from your dog’s current food.  Each day, simply feed a little less of the previous food and a little more Pro Plan until you're feeding Pro Plan exclusively.  This gradual transition will help avoid dietary upsets.

Provide adequate fresh water in a clean container daily.

For your pet's health, see your veterinarian regularly.

 

CALORIE CONTENT

Metabolizable Energy (ME)

4091 kcal/kg

1856 kcal/lb

457 kcal/cup

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • AnnetteW
  • April 24, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Eaton Rapids, MI

Love it!

I have used Pro Plan lamb/rice puppy for all of my litters!! My puppies are always healthy and happy and have great coats.

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • Tarlyn72792
  • November 13, 2015

Love it

My puppies do great on the Pro Plan Focus Lamb/Rice Puppy!

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • BecL
  • January 13, 2018

Quality dog food

Been feeding ProPlan products for many generations. Good coats, good muscle tone and good health.

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • gsd4us
  • March 15, 2014
Loyal pet owner from new jersey

exellent food for puppy and adult dog.

all of my life i had a dogs . and all of my dogs been eating pro plan puppy food to adult food . easy to digest, solid stool . shiney coat, strong teeth and bone. can't complain . i wont feed anything but pro plan... my dog loves the food . he start it out with puppy focus... we have gsd.

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • Brlhuggins
  • December 20, 2018
Loyal pet owner from Johnson City, TN

Great bite size!

I bought this a month ago after my puppy had some digestive issues from the expensive food the breeder was using and she loves it. She loves the small bite size and flavor.

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • Drew
  • April 25, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Warren, MI, United States

Awesome

I got my lab mix puppy a few weeks ago they had her eating gravy train and she would hardly go to the bathroom and was super rambunctious. The day i started her on proplan focus with lamb and rice her potty schedule was normal and she surprisingly calmed down alot and started learning very fast. Plus she loves the food.

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • kirsten
  • November 16, 2015
Loyal pet owner from Louisville, KY, United States

sensitive stomach

I was very pleased with my new purchase of sensitive stomachs but after several months of use Kerstin has redeveloped his problem of very bad gas. He will run you out of the room. Do you have any suggextions? I thought I had found the answer. Please help.

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • wnfisher87
  • January 29, 2018

Great food for large breed puppies!

This was recommended to feed our new Dalmatian puppy by the breeder. And this by far is the best puppy food I have fed to any of my dogs over the years. Its easily digestable and he has had absolutely no problems with any vomiting or diarrhea since we have had him home the first month. We have had problems in the past with puppy stress with past dogs and this hasn't been an issue. Will be switching my adult dogs to Pro Plan as well!

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • alj2013
  • March 17, 2014
Loyal pet owner from Belle Chasse, LA, United States

great puppy food

I bought this food for our new English bulldog puppy and he is having no problems switching from hiss old food to his new one. 

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Pro Plan FOCUS Puppy Lamb & Rice Formula Dry Puppy Food
  • 5/5
  • gusrager
  • December 21, 2018
Loyal pet owner from kentucky

Gus loves it and it is good for him

this was recommended by the breeder and our vet, that's all i needed to know

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