CANIDAE® Life Stages Chicken Meal & Rice Formula Dry dog food

Chicken Meal & Rice

Available in 5, 15 and 30 pound bags.
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Formulated for Sensitive Dogs that Love Chicken 

  • We use high quality chicken meal for great nutrition
  • Great for dogs that love chicken and have sensitivities to other animal proteins.
  • Guaranteed levels of live probiotic cultures to support healthy digestion
  • Guaranteed levels of powerful antioxidants to help maintain a healthy immune system
  • Guaranteed levels of healthy omegas 6 & 3 for beautiful skin and coat
  • No wheat, corn, soy, fillers, antibiotics, hormones, artificial flavors, colors or preservatives
  • A great tasting formula that dogs love!

kibble Kibble size, color and appearance may vary due to the fact that our foods are made in small batches and do not contain artificial colors.
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Why It’s Great for Your Dog
Some dogs need an extra special recipe to help with upset stomachs and sensitivities to animal proteins other than chicken. With this CANIDAE® Life Stages Chicken Meal & Rice formula mealtimes are easy, even for sensitive dogs. All our premium dog foods use quality ingredients, this recipe includes high quality chicken meal, delicious flavor, and our scientifically formulated nutrient-rich recipe making this food a great choice for every canine in your family—even the sensitive types.

 What Goes Into It
In this formula we include chicken meal—packing it with protein for healthy muscle maintenance—and other healthy ingredients like peas, papaya, and sage. Wholesome nutritional brown rice, along with other diversified carbohydrates like cracked pearl barley, keep your dog full all day and are highly digestible. The ingredients in this recipe come together to provide great nutrition and a great taste your dog will love!

Chicken meal, brown rice, white rice, rice bran, cracked pearled barley, peas, chicken fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), millet, tomato pomace, natural flavor, flaxseed meal, potassium chloride, choline chloride, suncured alfalfa meal, inulin (from chicory root), lecithin, sage extract, cranberries, beta-carotene, rosemary extract, sunflower oil, yucca schidigera extract, dried enterococcus faecium fermentation product, dried lactobacillus acidophilus fermentation product, dried lactobacillus casei fermentation product, dried lactobacillus plantarum fermentation product, dried trichoderma longibrachiatum fermentation extract, vitamins (vitamin E supplement, thiamine mononitrate, ascorbic acid, vitamin A supplement, biotin, niacin, calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6), vitamin B12 supplement, riboflavin, vitamin D3 supplement, folic acid), minerals (iron proteinate, zinc proteinate, copper proteinate, ferrous sulfate, zinc sulfate, copper sulfate, potassium iodide, manganese proteinate, manganous oxide, manganese sulfate, sodium selenite), papaya, pineapple.

We preserve this food using mixed tocopherols, a source of vitamin E.

CANIDAE® Life Stages Chicken Meal & Rice Formula is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages.

Dog Weight

(to 6 mos. old)

(with exercise)


2—10 lbs.
.9—4.5 kg

1/2—1-1/2 cups
50—149 grams

1/2—3/4 cup
50—75 grams

1/4—1/2 cup
25—50 grams

10—25 lbs.
4.5—11.3 kg

1-1/2 — 2 cups
149—199 grams

3/4—1 cup
75—99 grams

1/2—3/4 cup
50—75 grams

25—50 lbs.
11.3—22.7 kg

2—4 cups
199—399 grams

1—2 cups
99—199 grams

1/2—1 cup
50—99 grams

50—75 lbs.
22.7—34.1 kg

4—5 cups
399—499 grams

2—3 cups
199—299 grams

1—1-1/2 cups
99—149 grams

75—100 lbs.
34.1—45.4 kg

5—6 cups
499—598 grams

3—4 cups
299—399 grams

1-1/2—3 cups
149—299 grams

100—125 lbs.
45.4—56.7 kg


4—4-3/4 cups
399—474 grams

2-1/2—3 cups
249—299 grams

125—150 lbs.
56.7—68 kg


4-3/4—5 1/2 cups
474—548 grams

3—3-1/3 cups
299—332 grams


Feed Pregnant Dogs up to 50% more during the last 3 weeks of pregnancy.

During Lactation and Puppies up to six months old, require twice the amount of food as an adult dog and they should be fed 3 to 4 times a day. Puppies, six months to a year, twice daily.

Senior and Overweight Dogs may be fed a reduced amount, depending on the dog’s weight and activity level.

The above Daily Feeding Guidelines are a good starting point on the amount of food suggested to be fed on a daily basis. If you feed more than once per day, simply divide the Daily Feeding Guidelines by the amount of times fed per day.

Always provide plenty of fresh water.


Calorie Content
ME (kcal/kg) 3,600
ME (kcal/g) 3.6
ME (kcal/lb) 1636
ME (kcal/cup) 449

Crude Protein (min.)



Crude Fat (min.)



Crude Fiber (max.)



Moisture (max.)



Linoleic Acid (Omega 6) (min.)



Vitamin E (min.)



Alpha Linolenic Acid (Omega 3)** (min.)



Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)** (min.)



Lactobacillus Acidophilus** (min.)

100 million


Cellulase** (a) (min.)



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

(a)One Carboxymethyl Cellulose Unit (CMCU) liberates one micromole of reducing sugar (expressed as glucose equivalents) in one minute under the conditions of the assay.