Lucy Pet Duck, Pumpkin and Quinoa Dog Food-Exclusive Gut Health Formula
CAREFULLY FORMULATED FOR GUT HEALTH
The Gut plays a key role in natural immunity. Our prebiotic-balanced fiber nourishes the natural probiotics in your dog’s gut.
SUPPORTS A HEALTHY IMMUNE SYSTEM
• 70-80% of the immune system originates in the gut, which is key to
• P.B.F. Prebiotic Balanced Fiber™ helps achieve the optimal balance of
bacteria in the digestive tract.
• Every kibble contains all the essential nutrients required to live and
Discover how Lucy Pet Products can help your pet thrive.
Lucy Pet’s Duck, Pumpkin, and Quinoa dog food feature our advanced P.B.F. Prebiotic Balanced Fiber™ to produce an optimal environment in the digestive tract for improving gut health and wellness. Our P.B.F. formulation is based on 40 years of research and studies by renowned scientist and expert in animal nutrition, Dr. George C Fahey, and it’s one of the best ways to keep your best friend happy and healthy!
The number one ingredient in our Duck, Pumpkin and Quinoa Formula is quality duck meat from France and the United States; our formulation contains absolutely no duck by-products. This special formula also includes pumpkin, a nutritional powerhouse featuring fiber that helps aid in healthy digestion, as well as quinoa, a premium, digestible seed rich in protein and essential amino acids.
This grain-free formula offers a superfood blend of antioxidants as well as our proprietary prebiotic fiber blend to support a healthy immune system. Our food is also naturally preserved, including all the important vitamins and minerals, and does not contain any ingredients from China.
When transitioning your dog to our higher fiber diet, some noticeable changes in stool value may occur. This reflects a healthier digestive tract. We recommend that transitioning to Lucy Pet foods be done over a five day period.
As your pet is consuming a higher fiber diet, it is normal to observe an increased consumption of drinking water regularly. Water is very important to overall health. Be sure that a bowl of fresh water is always available to your pet.
What Makes Lucy Pet The Best Duck-Based Dog Food?
Lucy Pet’s Duck, Pumpkin & Quinoa diet contains duck from France and the USA as the first ingredient, with no duck by-products. Our duck-based formula also features pumpkin sourced from the USA for added protein, starch and fiber. Lucy Pet Foods uses another popular superfood, quinoa, which is known as an ancient grain. By adding quinoa to dog food, your pet will enjoy an additional burst of essential amino acids.
Best of all, these healthy, premium ingredients are naturally preserved and include our superfood blend of antioxidants along with a proprietary prebiotic fiber blend, all created to support a healthy immune system. That’s what makes Lucy Pet’s grain-free duck dog food a true formula for life.
Key Benefits of the Best Duck, Pumpkin & Quinoa Dog Food
- Includes Lucy Pet’s special Prebiotic Balanced Fiber blend for gut health, a unique, high-quality mix of fiber sources including pumpkin, quinoa, flaxseed and more.
- Made with real duck as the first ingredient, this formula is a premium protein dog food you can be proud to feed your pet.
- Combines a superfood blend of antioxidants with our proprietary prebiotic fiber blend to support a healthy immune system.
- Complete and balanced for all life stages, including the growth of large dogs.
- Every purchase helps animals in need by contributing to the Lucy Pet Foundation, so you can feel great feeding your pal and helping others who need a paw.
Duck, duck meal, dried chickpeas, dried peas, pea starch, duck fat, (preserved with mixed tocopherols), dried pumpkin, quinoa, dried carrots, ground miscanthus grass, natural flavor, flaxseeds, fish oil, dried chicory root, DL-methionine, salt, potassium chloride, dried kelp, choline chloride, vitamins (vitamin E supplement, niacin, D-calcium pantothenate, vitamin A supplement, riboflavin supplement, thiamine mononitrate, pyridoxine hydrochloride, vitamin B12 supplement, vitamin D3 supplement, folic acid), L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate, taurine, minerals (ferrous sulfate, zinc proteinate, zinc sulfate, iron proteinate, sodium selenite, copper proteinate, manganese sulfate, manganese proteinate, calcium iodate), mixed tocopherols (preservative), citric acid (preservative), L-carnitine, turmeric, yucca schidigera extract, rosemary extract.
Digestion: A variety of blended high-quality fiber sources, including quinoa, flaxseed, dried kelp, dried chicory root, chickpeas, pumpkin, and ground miscanthus grass. Having a diverse population of fiber provides nourishment for the gut bacteria, which in turn nourishes the entire body.
Immunity: Superfood blend of ingredients plus antioxidant nutrients supports a healthy immune system.
Skin & Coat Health: We guarantee Omega-3 Fatty Acid levels from natural ingredients, including flaxseed, salmon oil, and Vitamin E.
Energy: High-quality Duck fat from France, plus varied carbohydrate sources for energy.
Delicious: We use high-quality proteins from Duck and Duck Meal from France, with no duck by-products, and no artificial flavors. Pumpkin and added duck fat adds to a delicious taste.
|CRUDE PROTEIN||23.0% min|
|CRUDE FAT||15.0% min|
|CRUDE FIBER||6.0% max|
|ZINC||110 ppm min|
|VITAMIN E||50 IU/kg min|
|OMEGA-3 FATTY ACIDS||0.3% min|
|OMEGA-6 FATTY ACIDS||2.0% min|
3,470 kcal/kg, 440 kcal/cup
Feeding Guidelines – Can Dogs Eat Pumpkin?
Dogs can eat pumpkin as it offers excellent nutritional value. While your pet is transitioning to Lucy Pet’s Formulas for Life™, please be sure to follow the suggested guidelines below.
How to Transition to Lucy Pet Formulas for Life™
The key to switching foods is to do it gradually, so your dog’s digestive system can adapt to our formula and nutrients. Start by replacing 20-25% of the current food you are feeding with Lucy Pet Formulas for Life. Each day, gradually increase the amount of new food and decrease the amount of the former food until your pet is eating only the new diet.
If your pet tends to have a sensitive stomach, allow up to 10-14 days to fully transition to Lucy Pet’s Formulas for Life (TM)
In some instances, a pet can experience soft stools during the first week when you switch and transition to any new food. Lucy Pet Formulas for Life, digest easily and most pets transition smoothly. However, if your pet’s stool becomes loose, it may be necessary to transition more gradually to the new diet.
Be sure to temporarily eliminate any treats or wet food for the first few days, and follow feeding guidelines closely. Lucy Pet diets may require different feeding quantities than the food you were previously feeding.
How to Determine Feeding Portions
Utilize the feeding guideline chart below to reference the total recommended cups per day. Divide the total cups per day by the total number of times you feed your dog per day, to determine the portion size for each meal.
Be sure that a bowl of fresh water is always available to your dog. Remember that water is an essential nutrient for your dog. Always allow your pet to eat in peace, so they can relax and enjoy their food.
Recommended Feeding Portions (Based on a standard 8 oz dry measuring cup):
Note these are ONLY guidelines. Adjust to keep your dog in ideal body condition. The total daily amount can be divided into more than one feeding per day.
|Adult Weight in pounds||Daily Feeding Amount in standard 8oz cups|
|up to 10||3/4|
|10 to 20||3/4 to 1 1/4|
|20 to 30||1 1/4 to 1 3/4|
|30 to 40||1 3/4 to 2 1/4|
|40 to 60||2 1/4 to 3|
|60 to 80||3 to 3 3/4|
|80 to 100||3 3/4 to 4 1/3|
|For every 10 lb over 100||add 1/3 cup|
Growth of Puppies: Feed puppies up to twice the adult recommendations daily. Adjust to maintain body condition. Total may be divided into multiple feedings.
Reproduction: Depending on litter size, feeding needs may be up to 4 times normal adult amounts. Always adjust to maintain body condition.
A small increase is needed during the first 6 weeks. Increase the amount fed up to 25% during weeks 7, 8, and 9.
Immediately after whelping, the nutritional demand increases by 50% compared to maintenance levels. We recommend feeding in 3 equal meals per day.
Calorie Content (Calculated): This food contains 3,470 kcal/kg or 360 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).
AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles
Lucy Pet Formulas for Life ™ Duck, Pumpkin and Quinoa Formula Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance, including the growth of large size dogs (70lbs or more as an adult).
Since our formula is complete and balanced, Lucy Pet recommends that you do not add vitamins, minerals, or any other supplements, except upon the advice of a veterinarian.
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