Our Zssential Formula provides a combination of protein sources across the board to maximize the nutritional benefits that each type of protein has to offer. It brings together red meat, poultry, and fish to create the most complete food for your dog. In addition to a wide variety of vitamins and minerals, Zssential also provides a nutritionally correct ratio of fruits and vegetables that rounds out the recipe with powerful antioxidants and fiber-rich low-glycemic carbohydrates. Zignature Zssential® Formula – Learned from Nature, Crafted to Perfection.
Physiologically Tuned™, limited ingredient premium food for dogs. Hypoallergenic meat first recipe, with no Corn, Wheat, Soy, Dairy, or Chicken, Chicken Eggs, or Chicken By-Products.
WHAT IS AAFCO AND IS ZIGNATURE® AAFCO APPROVED
Available in 4LB, 13.5LB, 27LB
AAFCO stands for Association of American Feed Control Officials.
Zignature® recipes are formulated to meet all the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles. This certifies that Zignature® is a nutritionally complete product that can be fed to your pet as its sole ration without adding any other substance except water.
Zignature® Formula for dogs is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages including growth of large size dogs (70 lbs. or more as an adult).
For more information on AAFCO regulations, visit aafco.org.
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We use a limited ingredient formula because when it comes to canine nutrition, simple is best. Zignature® is formulated to serve your canine companions’ needs by delivering the highest quality, well balanced diet.
Our limited ingredient formula uses No Potatoes, No Grain, No Chicken, No Eggs, No Glutens, No Tapioca, No Corn, and No Soy. Our Single Animal Protein Formulas provide the highest quality proteins and nutrients for strong muscles and healthy bodies.
Turkey, Turkey Meal, Salmon, Lamb Meal, Chickpeas, Peas, Chickpea Flour, Pea Flour, Duck Meal, Flaxseed, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Turkey Fat (Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols), Natural Flavor, Salt, Dicalcium Phosphate, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Niacinamide, D-calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Biotin), Salmon Oil, Taurine, Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Potassium Chloride, Copper Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Manganese Proteinate, Calcium Iodate), Dried Bacillus Coagulans Fermentation Product, Dried Bacillus Subtilis Fermentation Product, Dried Bifidobacterium Bifidum Fermentation Product, Choline Chloride, L-carnitine.
10 LBS OR LESS
10 - 20 LBS
20 - 30 LBS
30 - 40 LBS
40 - 60 LBS
60 - 80 LBS
80 - 100 LBS
1/4 - 1/2 CUP
1/2 - 1 1/4 CUPS
1 1/4 - 1 3/4 CUPS
1 3/4 - 2 1/4 CUPS
2 1/4 - 2 3/4 CUPS
2 3/4 - 3 1/4 CUPS
3 1/4 - 3 1/2 CUPS
*Standard 8-fluid ounce measuring cup.
Note: Feeding amounts may vary by breed, activity level, temperament & climate
When switching your dog’s diet, we recommend that it should be done gradually over 5-7 days, increasing the amount each day with the present diet as sudden change in diet may result in digestive disturbances.
See your veterinarian regularly. Keep fresh water available.
Feed up to 2 times per pound of body weight over adult levels.
Minimal increase needed during first 6 weeks. Weeks 7, 8, and 9 increase up to 25%.
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.
Crude Protein 32% (min) | Crude Fat 17% (min) | Crude Fiber 5.0% (max) | Moisture 10% (max) | Omega 6 Fatty Acids* 4.0% (min) | Omega 3 Fatty Acids* 1.0% (min) | Taurine* 0.2% (min) | L-Carnitine* 40mg/kg (min) | Total Microorganisms** 100 million cfu/lb*** (min)
3,700 kcal per kg | 405 kcal per cup
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles
**(Bacillus Coagulans, Bacillus Subtilis, Bifidobacterium Bifidum)
Contains A Source Of Live (Viable) Naturally Occurring Microorganisms.
***colony Forming Units Per Pound