Merrick's formulas are made with real, fresh ingredients that are locally grown in the USA! The dog food is made in their own Safe Quality Food Level 3, organically certified kitchens. None of the recipes contain any ingredients from China as well as no soy, GMOs or gluten's. This formula is loaded with Omega 6s and 3s to promote healthy skin, coat, eye and brain development! All Merrick formulas contain all natural ingredients and no fillers like wheat, corn, or by products! This formula will allow your dog to develop a lean figure, while still provide them with important vitamins and minerals for long term health for your dog!
Merrick's Backcountry is a special, grain-free, all natural diet full of protein your dog will crave! Each kibble is infused with raw materials, delivering you a great combination of freeze-dried meat inside the protein-rich kibble. This nutritional dog food offers the benefits of a raw diet that they wouldn't have discovered in the wild, but now in a dog food format that's ready to serve! This recipe is packed full of protein from delicious sources such as real, deboned salmon, whitefish, trout, sweet potatoes, and generously blended with various fruits and vegetables for a tasty meal!
- 38% protein in each .
- Freeze-dried protein sources provide an easy, nutritional digestion.
This formula is 100% Grain Free and appropriate for all life stages feeding!
Available in 4 lb., 12 lb., and 22 lb. s.
Deboned Salmon, Salmon Meal, Whitefish Meal, Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes, Peas, Natural Flavor, Canola Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Potato Protein, Pea Protein, Whitefish, Trout, Apples, Blueberries, Gelatin, Organic Alfalfa, Salmon Oil, 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.) 34.00 %
Crude fat (min.) 16.00 %
Crude fiber (max.) 3.50 %
Moisture (max.) 11.00 %
Omega-6 fatty acid* (min.) 4 %
Omega-3 fatty acid* (min.) 0.30 %
Glucosamine Hydrochloride* (min.) 800 mg/kg
Chondroitin Sulfate* (min.) 800 mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Nutrient Profiles.
3,618 kcal/kg or 362 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).