Our Duck Formula provides complete protein, Omega-3 fatty acids, and essential vitamins and minerals for a healthy and wholesome diet. It is a limited ingredient, a single protein formula that is balanced with fruits and vegetables to provide powerful antioxidants, dietary fiber, and low glycemic carbohydrates. Our Duck Formula is also grain-free and chicken free, perfect for those canines that have food sensitivities. Zignature® Duck Formula – Learned from Nature, Crafted to Perfection.
WHAT IS AAFCO AND IS ZIGNATURE®
AAFCO stands for Association of American Feed Control Officials. Zignature® recipes are formulated to meet all the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles. This certifies that Zignature® is a nutritionally complete product that can be fed to your pet as its sole ration without adding any other substance except water.
Zignature® Duck Formula for dogs is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages including growth of large size dogs (70 lbs. or more as an adult).
ANIMAL PROTEIN FIRST
We use a limited ingredient formula because when it comes to canine nutrition, simple is best. Zignature® is formulated to serve your canine companions’ needs by delivering the highest quality, well balanced diet. Our limited ingredient formula uses No Potatoes, No Grain, No Chicken, No Eggs, No Glutens, No Tapioca, No Corn, and No Soy. Our Single Animal Protein Formulas provide the highest quality proteins and nutrients for strong muscles and healthy bodies.
Duck, Duck Meal, Chickpeas, Peas, Sunflower Oil, Flaxseed, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Natural Flavors, Salt, Choline Chloride, Vitamins (Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, D‐Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydro-chloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Folic Acid, Biotin, Vitamin B 12 Supplement), DHA, Taurine, Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Cobalt Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Mixed Tocopherols Preserved, L-Carnitine.
Daily FEEDING GUIDELINES
DOG WEIGHT FEED AMOUNT
10LBS OR LESS
10 – 20 LBS
20 – 30 LBS
30 – 40 LBS
40 – 60 LBS
60 – 80 LBS
80 – 100 LBS
1/4 – 2/3 CUP
2/3 – 1 CUP
1 – 1 2/5 CUPS
1 2/5- 1 2/3 CUPS
1 2/3 – 2 1/4 CUPS
2 1/4 – 2 2/3 CUPS
2 2/3 – 3 1/4 CUPS
*Servings per day. 427 kcal per cup
PUPPIES Feed up to 2 times per pound of body weight over adult levels.
PREGNANT FEMALES Minimal increase needed during first 6 weeks. Weeks 7, 8, and 9 increase up to 25%.
LACTATING FEMALES Immediately after whelping, nutritional demand increases by 50% compared to maintenance levels. During peak lactation (around 4-5 weeks), increase feeding up to 300% of regular intake. Feed in 3 equal meals per day.
When switching your dog’s diet, we recommend that it should be done gradually over 5-7 days, increasing the amount each day with the present diet as sudden change in diet may result in digestive disturbances.
See your veterinarian regularly. Keep fresh water available.
CRUDE PROTEIN (MIN)
CRUDE FAT (MIN)
CRUDE FIBER (MAX)
OMEGA 6 FATTY ACIDS* (MIN)
OMEGA 3 FATTY ACIDS* (MIN)
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.