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Royal Canin Size Health Nutrition Mini Starter Dog Food

  • Dry » 1kg Bag £5.83
  • Dry » 3kg Bag £17.34

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Description

Royal Canin Mini Starter is a complete transition food for puppies under 2 months old, with a weight of less than 10kg at maturity. The food can also be given to bitches at the end of gestation and during lactation, providing a wholesome and nutritionally tailored diet for health, vitality and re-building strength. The unique formulation combines digestible proteins and fats, as well as replicate nutrients found naturally in maternal milk. The kibbles can be fed dry or moistened to provide a palatable and suitably textured food for miniature breed puppies and their mothers.

Inspired by Professional research, BIRTH PROGRAMME is a unique nutritional solution which meets the needs of the bitch and her puppies during the first five stages of life cycle: gestation, birth, lactation, weaning, and growth up to 2 months old.

Mini Starter Product Kibble

Complete dog feed for the small breed bitch (from 1 to 10 kg) and her puppies: bitch at the end of gestation and during lactation - Weaning puppies up to 2 months old.

Benefits

The fruit of ongoing science from Royal Canin, START COMPLEX is an exclusive combination of nutritional elements which are present in mother’s milk, reinforced with specific nutrients which actively contribute to promoting digestive health and supporting the puppy’s natural defences.

  • Gestation/Lactation Support - Nutritional profile which is adapted to the bitch’s high energy needs at end of gestation and during lactation.
  • Ideal for Transition From Milk - Nutritional response which facilitates the transition from mother’s milk to solid food (energy value, quality protein, fats).
  • Easy Rehydration - The kibbles easily rehydrate to a porridge-like consistency which is very palatable for the bitch and her weaning puppies.
  • Birth Programme - Inspired by Professional research this is a unique nutritional solution which meets the needs of the bitch and her puppies during the first five stages of life cycle: gestation, birth, lactation, weaning, and growth up to 2 months old.

Ingredients

Composition

Dehydrated poultry protein, rice, animal fats, vegetable protein isolate*, maize, beet pulp, hydrolysed animal proteins, minerals, fish oil, soya oil, fructo-oligo-saccharides, fatty acid salt, hydrolysed yeast (source of manno-oligo-saccharides and beta-glucans), marigold extract (source of lutein).

Additives (per kg)

Nutritional additives: Vitamin A: 13900 IU, Vitamin D3: 1200 IU, Beta-carotene: 40 mg, E1 (Iron): 47 mg, E2 (Iodine): 3.6 mg, E4 (Copper): 8 mg, E5 (Manganese): 61 mg, E6 (Zinc): 201 mg, E8 (Selenium): 0.08 mg - Preservatives - Antioxidants.

Analytical Constituents

Protein: 30% - Fat content: 22% - Crude ash: 7.5% - Crude fibres: 1.3%. *L.I.P.: protein selected for its very high assimilation.

Analysis

Analysis table Amount
Arachidonic acid (%) 0.1
Ash (%) 7.5
Beta-carotene (mg/kg) 40.0
Biotin (mg/kg) 1.32
Calcium (%) 1.2
Fibre (%) 1.3
Dietary fibre (%) 6.3
DL-methionine (%) 0.63
EPA/DHA (%) 0.3
Fat (%) 22.0
L-carnitine (mg/kg) 50.0
Linoleic acid (%) 4.51
Lutein (mg/kg) 5.0
Metabolisable energy (calculated according to NRC85) (kcal/kg) 4012.0
Metabolisable energy (measured) (kcal/kg) 4251.0
Methionine Cystine (%) 1.08
Moisture (%) 8.0
Nitrogen-free extract (NFE) (%) 31.2
Omega 3 (%) 0.75
Omega 6 (%) 4.72
Phosphorus (%) 0.95
Protein (%) 30.0
Starch (%) 26.2
Taurine (mg/kg) 1800.0
Vitamin A (UI/kg) 21000.0
Vitamin C (mg/kg) 300.0
Vitamin E (mg/kg) 600.0
Other nutrients Amount
Arginine (%) 1.66
L-lysine (%) 1.53
Minerals Amount
Chlorine (%) 0.64
Copper (mg/kg) 15.0
Iodine (mg/kg) 3.6
Iron (mg/kg) 209.0
Magnesium (%) 0.08
Manganese (mg/kg) 74.0
Potassium (%) 0.8
Selenium (mg/kg) 0.16
Sodium (%) 0.4
Zinc (mg/kg) 242.0
Vitamins Amount
Choline (mg/kg) 1700.0
Folic acid (mg/kg) 1.0
Vitamin B1 Thiamin (mg/kg) 5.1
Vitamin B12 Cyanocobalamin (mg/kg) 0.09
Vitamin B2 Riboflavin (mg/kg) 4.7
Vitamin B3 Niacin (mg/kg) 18.3
Vitamin B5 Pantothenic acid (mg/kg) 30.9
Vitamin B6 Pyridoxine (mg/kg) 10.0
Vitamin D3 (UI/kg) 1200.0

Feeding guidelines

The following table shows the recommended daily feeding quantities (grams per day). Fresh water should be available at all times

Gestating bitch
Adult Weight 1kg 2kg 3kg 4kg 5kg 7kg 10kg
Recommended
quantities in gram:
6 weeks of gestation 35g 55g 75g 95g 110g 140g 185g
7 weeks of gestation 35g 60g 85g 105g 120g 155g 200g
8 weeks of gestation 40g 65g 90g 110g 130g 165g 215g
9 weeks of gestation 45g 70g 95g 120g 140g 180g 235g
Lactating Ad libitum
Weaning Puppy
Adult Weight 1-2kg 3kg 4-5kg 7kg 10kg
Recommended
quantities in gram:
0-3 weeks Babydog Milk
3-4 weeks 10g 10g 10g 10g 10g
4-5 weeks 30g 30g 30g 30g 30g
5-6 weeks 30g 30g 60g 90g 90g
6-7 weeks 40g 40g 80g 120g 120g
7-8 weeks 50g 50g 95g 145g 145g

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