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Blue Buffalo Life Protect Sm Breed Dog Food

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SIZE PRICE/LB OUR PRICE
6lb
$2.78/LB

$16.65

In Stock. Usually Ships within 24 hours.

15lb
$1.95/LB

$29.18

In Stock. Usually Ships within 24 hours.

Shipping weight = 6.25 lbs.

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Product Summary:

BLUE™ Buffalo Life Protection Formula Small Breed Chicken and Brown Rice Recipe Dry Dog Food

BLUE™ Chicken and Brown Rice Recipe for dogs is formulated with ingredients chosen specifically to help address their special needs. Dogs love the tasty chicken, and it provides them with essential amino acids they need every day. Hearty whole grains like brown rice, barley, and oats supply the complex carbohydrates that your dog needs for energy. Whole carrots, sweet potatoes, and peas are three of the nutrient-rich vegetables that your dog will get in every bite of BLUE.

LifeSource® Bits contain a precise blend of vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants selected by holistic veterinarians and animal nutritionists. Importantly, BLUE LifeSource Bits are "cold-formed" separately from the rest of our kibble to help preserve the potency of the ingredients.

Features:

  • Made in the USA
  • Strengthens immune system
  • Helps resist some environmental toxins
  • Assists in specific life stage requirements
  • Offers essential aminoacids and complex carbohydrates
  • High-quality protein
  • Wholesome whole grains
  • Healthy garden veggies
Item Specifications:

Flavor:
Chicken and Brown Rice

Guaranteed Analysis:
Crude Protein (min.): 26.0%
Crude Fat (min.): 15.0%
Crude Fiber (max.): 4.0%
Moisture (max.): 10.0%
Calcium (min.): 1.0%
Phosphorus (min.): 0.9%
Omega 3 Fatty Acid* (min.): 0.25%
Omega 6 Fatty Acid* (min.): 3.5%
Glucosamine* (min.): 400 mg/kg
Calorie Content: 3654 kcal/kg, 452 Kcal/cup
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by AAFCO Pet Food Nutrient Profiles.

Ingredients:
Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Whole Ground Barley, Whole Ground Brown Rice, Oatmeal, Chicken Fat (naturally preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Tomato Pomace (natural source of Lycopene), Natural Chicken Flavor, Whole Potatoes, Peas, Menhaden Fish Meal (natural source of Omega 3 Fatty Acid), Whole Carrots, Whole Sweet Potatoes, Blueberries, Cranberries, Flaxseed(natural source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids), Barley Grass, Dried Parsley, Garlic, Alfalfa Meal, Dried Kelp, Yucca Schidigera Extract, L-Carnitine, L-Lysine, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Turmeric, Sunflower Oil (natural source of Omega 6 Fatty Acids), Dried Chicory Root, Oil of Rosemary, Beta Carotene, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Riboflavin (Vitamin B2), Niacin (Vitamin B3), d-Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Biotin (Vitamin B7), Folic Acid (Vitamin B9), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Calcium Ascorbate (source of Vitamin C), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, Zinc Amino Acid Chelate, Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Choline Chloride, Sodium Selenite, Calcium Iodate, Salt, Caramel, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Lactobacillus acidophilus, Bacillus subtilis, Enterococcus faecium

Style Item Number Model Number UPC
6lb 495909 006 BL-104871 840243104871
15lb 495909 015 BL-104888 840243104888

Product Reviews by Customers

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Good Dog Food That My Little Girl Likes (Picky Eater)
I have just gotten a little girl that is 10 years old and unfortunately she was abused. She is very picky about what she eats and I guess is more of a grazer. However I watched her eat the Blue Buffalo, and she seemed to enjoy it. I was very pleased.
December 17, 2017
Purchased
10 months ago
Fi lives it.
Good food. My best buddy loves it. ð??¶ð???
September 21, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
Really Great Dog Food
My dog loves it and I love knowing I am feeding her a great quality food.
June 26, 2017
This is the only food my Lhasa will eat
I started feeding this to my dog 4 yrs ago...although he is a picky eater this is the only dog food he will consistently eat..and since he is not a big eater and is in full coat it is important he have a good food...so I buy him only the best.
October 18, 2014
Best Dry food on the market!
Blue is the only food other than Fresh Pet I will give my dog. He's worth the very best!
August 14, 2014
Perfect Dog Food to Feed with VitaHound Dog Supplement
Our dog suffered from severe food allergies until we switched to Blue Buffalo and the VitaHound Supplement.
February 20, 2014
Great food for my 4 dogs.
Blue Dog food is great my dogs lobe it and its hood for them. There costs ate shiny and their bery healthy. I also foster for a rescue and feed it to my foster dogs. She loves it and is starting to put her weight back on. I would recommend Blue yo any pet owners.
December 14, 2013
No more upset tummies
I tried Blue Buffalo for my small breed dogs due to them having difficulty digesting Iams. It was a regular thing for them to throw up their feed. Blue Buffalo did the trick and the dogs love it. One of my cats likes the dogs' food as well!
September 9, 2012
good food
this is the best food for dogs ever
August 17, 2012
We Love Blue!
I have been feeding our dog this food for two years. Everyone compliments her shiny, healthy coat. She eats the food with no problems. It's a bit pricey, but I think it's worth it. Plus, it's MADE IN USA!!
July 6, 2012
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I have tried different dog foods and "Abby" seems to like the Blue Buffalo the best. Abby is a picky eater, however the Blue Buffalo seems to be her favorite.
Joseph B on Jun 5, 2018
I just got my dog from a rescue station, she is 10 years old and in good health, a picky eater, I have already bought 3 different brands of dog food, she will nibble at the one, like I said a picky eater. After reading about the Buffalo life protection Formula for small breeds, and I know she likes chicken I thought I would give it a try. She is a lovely lady, and I want to keep her that way. I sure hopes she likes it.
Joseph B on Dec 2, 2017
I have tried different dog foods and "Abby" seems to like the Blue Buffalo the best. Abby is a picky eater, however the Blue Buffalo seems to be her favorite.
Joseph B on Jun 5, 2018
I have been feeding my dogs this dog food from day one. The dogs love the taste and seem very happy when eating this.
MARTIN M on May 27, 2018
I just got my dog from a rescue station, she is 10 years old and in good health, a picky eater, I have already bought 3 different brands of dog food, she will nibble at the one, like I said a picky eater. After reading about the Buffalo life protection Formula for small breeds, and I know she likes chicken I thought I would give it a try. She is a lovely lady, and I want to keep her that way. I sure hopes she likes it.
Joseph B on Dec 2, 2017
This is my favorite food for my dogs, they love it and this was a really good price for it
Nella D on Dec 12, 2016
Small kibble
CAROL H on Sep 26, 2016
my dog loves it.
Mary S on Sep 21, 2016
Blue Buffalo was highly recommended so I thought I'd see if my picky boys would eat it.
Diane M on Mar 8, 2016
This is the only brand of dog food that we have ever fed our dog. Getting the larger bag was an excellent deal.
Darlene R on Feb 28, 2016
Used it before and great brand and quality. Even though cost more she used less and got better quality.
CHANIKA C on Feb 3, 2016
I like Blue Buffalo products
ROXANN L on Feb 1, 2016
I wanted to try this brand to see if your dogs will like it. Our smaller dog is very picky.
Joanna R on Jan 28, 2016
My daughter brought a small bag of Blue Buffalo Sm Breed dog food for my 15 little dogs to try they LOVE it. So I'm going to buy it from now on.
Averill W on Nov 20, 2015
she likes it and its highly recomended
marilyn g on Oct 25, 2015
The price is unbeatable compared to the pet stores nearby.
Adrienne R on Sep 29, 2015
I chose this brand because of what it is made of, after reading the label I have found it to be even better than science diet.
Deborah R on Sep 14, 2015
It is my dog's favorite
JULIO A on Aug 7, 2015
Dog poop is less dogs like the food and I think it smells good.
K O on May 1, 2015
I bought this because I was determined to get my dog, a Yorkie, on a healthy diet. He loves this stuff even though he is very finicky. So glad I tried it for him.
Teresa M on Mar 6, 2015
It's the best natural dog food.
Karlene T on Mar 1, 2015
This is the best dog food and I noticed a positive change in my dogs after eating this.
Barbara C on Nov 28, 2014
Good price great product.
Janice J on Nov 28, 2014
SUPERIOR INGREDENTS
REGINA P on Nov 10, 2014
I LOVE ABIGAIL
fred h on Oct 11, 2014
I think Blue Buffalo is a very good brand of dog food and my puppies love it.
Roxann L on Sep 30, 2014
seems like healthier choice from our usual dog food. trying to make a change. not sure if she'll like it...but from reviews, i guess she might.
BETTY S on Sep 24, 2014
I trust blue buffalo
Erik D on Sep 6, 2014
Blue is excellent I like buying 2 types to give a variety 20% off is great deal with free shipping
Pete W on Jun 26, 2014
Excellent brand and type of dog food.
Jeanne D on Jun 14, 2014
TWO SMALL DOGS
Gail B on May 19, 2014
I have been feeding my dogs this dog food from day one. The dogs love the taste and seem very happy when eating this.
MARTIN M on May 27, 2018
This is my favorite food for my dogs, they love it and this was a really good price for it
Nella D on Dec 12, 2016
Can anyone tell me the approximate size of the kibble? My 3.5 lb Yorkie doesn't like when the kibble bits are too big and won't eat the dry food. Thanks for your help!
monicam728773123 on Nov 12, 2014
BEST ANSWER: I have sleeve Pekinese 5 1/2 lbs. this kibble is just their size. Does not upset their tummy either :) This is the smallest kibble I have found. Royal Canin mini Shih Tzu is another very good kibble.
what is the protein, fat and fiber content in gluten free small dog?
kathy m on Dec 15, 2014