Natural Balance

Original Ultra Premium Dry Dog Formula

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$18.99 – $79.99

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Natural Balance Original Ultra Premium Dry Dog Food is a great foundational diet with multiple proteins and multiple grains.

Complete and balanced nutrition for all breeds and life stages from puppies to adults.

Fresh Chicken, Lamb Meal, Duck Meal Premium quality meats are combined to provide the most natural balance of proteins for your dog.

Brown Rice A superior rice grain with the nutrient-rich bran portion intact. This bran layer holds nutrients of vital importance, such as fiber and essential oils.

Fresh Carrots An excellent source of vitamin A and beta carotene.

Oatmeal An exceptional source of carbohydrates, fiber, thiamin and vitamin E. Not widely used in pet food because of cost.

Fresh Potatoes Rich in potassium and an excellent source of highly digestible carbohydrates for energy.

Skin and Coat Essential Fatty Acids are combined in a specific ratio to produce an excellent skin and coat condition for your dog.

No Artificial Flavors or Colors.

Also try our Original Ultra Small Breed Bites Ultra Premium Dry Dog Food made specifically for small breed dogs and puppies!

Puppies

Weight of Puppy (lbs) Serving Size
5 - 15 1 to 2 cups*
16 - 30 2 to 4 cups*
31 - 50 4 to 6 cups*
51 - 75 6 to 8 cups*
76 - 100 8 to 10 cups*

*Standard 8 oz. measuring cup.

Note: These feeding guidelines are suggested only, feeding amounts may vary by breed, activity level, temperament and climate. We recommend that you do not add vitamins, minerals or any other supplements, except upon the advice of a veterinarian.

Puppies can begin nibbling on moistened Natural Balance® Ultra Premium Dog Food before they are weaned. From six weeks to six months, feed three times a day. You may want to add a small amount of Natural Balance® Canned Dog Food for ease of feeding. The amount of canned dog food can be gradually decreased as the puppy matures. After six months, it is recommended to feed twice daily.

Adult Dogs

Weight of Dog (lbs) Serving Size
10 or less 1/2 to 1 cup*
10 - 20 1 to 1 1/2 cups*
20 - 30 1 1/2 to 2 cups*
30 - 40 2 to 2 1/2 cups*
40 - 60 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 cups*
60 - 80 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 cups*
80 - 100 4 1/2 to 5 1/4 cups*

*Standard 8 oz. measuring cup.

Note: The amounts in the table are intended as guidelines only. The food intake should be adjusted according to the age, weight, breed, temperature, climate and activity level of your dog. Consult a veterinarian for specific weight recommendations.

Adult dogs should be fed either once or twice per day. When you first start feeding Natural Balance® Ultra Premium Dry Formula, we suggest to start with the amounts recommended in the Table. Energy requirements vary with environmental conditions, temperature and activity of your dog. The amount of food should always be adjusted to suit your dog’s needs.

Pregnant Females

Minimal increase needed during first 6 weeks. Weeks 7, 8, & 9 increase up to 25%.

Lactating Females

Immediately after whelping, the nutritional demand increases by 50% compared to maintenance levels. Feed in 3 equal meals per day.

Working Dogs

Based on the work your dog will be asked to perform, the nutritional requirements will vary accordingly. As the work load increases, the demand for protein and fat increases proportionally. Dogs in hard training will generally require twice the maintenance levels.

The Older Dog

As your dog begins to age, his energy expenditure will decrease. Decreasing the amount of food accordingly will allow for the maintenance of proper body weight for less active dog.

Feeding Management

We recommend that you do not add vitamins, minerals or any other supplements, except upon the advice of a veterinarian. When switching your dog's diet, the change should be made gradually, by replacing the current food with increasing portions of Natural Balance® Ultra Premium dog food. The change should be completed after 5 to 7 days. The maintenance of proper body weight is most important for your dog's health. Consult your veterinarian for specific weight recommendations for your dog. Remember, fresh clean water should be available at all times!

Ingredients 

Chicken, Brown Rice, Lamb Meal, Oatmeal, Barley, Potatoes, Carrots, Duck Meal, Chicken Fat (preserved with natural mixed tocopherols), Tomato Pomace, Natural Flavor, Canola Oil, Brewers Yeast, Duck, Salmon Meal, Sodium Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Salmon Oil, Whole Ground Flaxseed, Choline Chloride, Taurine, Natural Mixed Tocopherols, Spinach, Parsley Flakes, Cranberries, L-Lysine, L-Carnitine, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Kelp, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Potassium Iodide, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Manganese Proteinate, Manganous Oxide, Ascorbic Acid, Vitamin A Supplement, Biotin, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Riboflavin (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Folic Acid.

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein 23.0% minimum
Crude Fat 13.0% minimum
Crude Fiber 3.0% maximum
Moisture 10.0% maximum
Omega-6 Fatty Acids* 3.0% minimum
Omega-3 Fatty Acids* 0.5% minimum

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

Dick Van Patten's Natural Balance® Original Ultra® Ultra Premium Formula is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO dog food nutrient profiles for all life stages.

Calories 

Metabolizable energy 3670 kcal/kg, 350 kcal/8 oz cup (calculated).

Note: The calories can vary slightly over time due to naturally occurring variation in ingredients, processing and analyses.

Original Ultra® Whole Body Health® nourishes your dog’s complete well-being by taking an entire body approach. This diet is an optimal balance of premium proteins and key nutrients created by our expert nutritionists.

  • Digestive Support Using multiple types of fibers - fruits and grains - our unique fiber layering system helps maintain healthy digestion.

  • Antioxidant Nutrients Our proprietary blend of antioxidant nutrients helps maintain a healthy immune system.

  • Supports Neural Development Formulated with optimal levels of EPA & DHA from marine sources to support an active healthy brain.

  • Strong & Healthy Bones and Teeth Proper levels of calcium and phosphorus maintain strong bones for all that fetching and playing.

  • Supports Healthy Skin & Coat Balanced Omega-6 and Omega-3 ratios support healthy skin and a luxurious coat.

  • Healthy Muscle Development Quality proteins to help support healthy muscle important at any age.

  • Helps Maintain Healthy Heart & Eyes Added taurine for healthy heart and eye function.

  • Chicken

  • Chicken Meal

  • Peas

  • Potatoes

  • Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols)

  • Brown Rice

  • Oat Groats

  • Pea Protein

  • Carrots

  • Duck Meal

  • Natural Flavor

  • Dried Tomato Pomace

  • Menhaden Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols)

  • Oat Hulls

  • Flaxseed

  • Salt

  • Potassium Chloride

  • DL-Methionine

  • Choline Chloride

  • Minerals (Zinc Proteinate

  • Zinc Sulfate

  • Ferrous Sulfate

  • Iron Proteinate

  • Copper Sulfate

  • Copper Proteinate

  • Manganese Sulfate

  • Manganese Proteinate

  • Calcium Iodate

  • Sodium Selenite)

  • Taurine

  • Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement

  • Niacin

  • d-Calcium Pantothenate

  • Vitamin A Supplement

  • Riboflavin Supplement

  • Thiamine Mononitrate

  • Vitamin D3 Supplement

  • Pyridoxine Hydrochloride

  • Folic Acid

  • Biotin

  • Vitamin B12 Supplement)

  • L-Ascorbyl-2- Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C)

  • L-Tryptophan

  • Dried Kelp

  • Dried Spinach

  • L-Lysine Monohydrochloride

  • Yucca Schidigera Extract

  • Cranberries

  • Blueberries

  • Mixed Tocopherols (preservative)

  • L-Carnitine

  • Rosemary Extract

  • Green Tea Extract

  • Spearmint Extract.

  • Crude Protein 23.0% MIN

  • Crude Fat 13.0% MIN

  • Crude Fiber 5.0% MAX

  • Moisture 10.0% MAX

  • Eicosapentaenoic Acid & Docosahexaenoic Acid (EPA & DHA) 0.25% MIN

  • Calcium 1.12% MIN

  • Phosphorus 0.92% MIN

  • Vitamin E 100 IU/kg MIN

  • Taurine* 0.05% MIN

  • Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)* 200 mg/kg MIN

  • *Omega-6 Fatty Acids 2.5% MIN

  • *Omega-3 Fatty Acids 0.4% MIN (*NOT RECOGNIZED AS AN ESSENTIAL NUTRIENT BY THE AAFCO DOG FOOD NUTRIENT PROFILES).

Description

Natural Balance Original Ultra Premium Dry Dog Food is a great foundational diet with multiple proteins and multiple grains.

Complete and balanced nutrition for all breeds and life stages from puppies to adults.

Fresh Chicken, Lamb Meal, Duck Meal Premium quality meats are combined to provide the most natural balance of proteins for your dog.

Brown Rice A superior rice grain with the nutrient-rich bran portion intact. This bran layer holds nutrients of vital importance, such as fiber and essential oils.

Fresh Carrots An excellent source of vitamin A and beta carotene.

Oatmeal An exceptional source of carbohydrates, fiber, thiamin and vitamin E. Not widely used in pet food because of cost.

Fresh Potatoes Rich in potassium and an excellent source of highly digestible carbohydrates for energy.

Skin and Coat Essential Fatty Acids are combined in a specific ratio to produce an excellent skin and coat condition for your dog.

No Artificial Flavors or Colors.

Also try our Original Ultra Small Breed Bites Ultra Premium Dry Dog Food made specifically for small breed dogs and puppies!

Puppies

Weight of Puppy (lbs) Serving Size
5 - 15 1 to 2 cups*
16 - 30 2 to 4 cups*
31 - 50 4 to 6 cups*
51 - 75 6 to 8 cups*
76 - 100 8 to 10 cups*

*Standard 8 oz. measuring cup.

Note: These feeding guidelines are suggested only, feeding amounts may vary by breed, activity level, temperament and climate. We recommend that you do not add vitamins, minerals or any other supplements, except upon the advice of a veterinarian.

Puppies can begin nibbling on moistened Natural Balance® Ultra Premium Dog Food before they are weaned. From six weeks to six months, feed three times a day. You may want to add a small amount of Natural Balance® Canned Dog Food for ease of feeding. The amount of canned dog food can be gradually decreased as the puppy matures. After six months, it is recommended to feed twice daily.

Adult Dogs

Weight of Dog (lbs) Serving Size
10 or less 1/2 to 1 cup*
10 - 20 1 to 1 1/2 cups*
20 - 30 1 1/2 to 2 cups*
30 - 40 2 to 2 1/2 cups*
40 - 60 2 1/2 to 3 1/2 cups*
60 - 80 3 1/2 to 4 1/2 cups*
80 - 100 4 1/2 to 5 1/4 cups*

*Standard 8 oz. measuring cup.

Note: The amounts in the table are intended as guidelines only. The food intake should be adjusted according to the age, weight, breed, temperature, climate and activity level of your dog. Consult a veterinarian for specific weight recommendations.

Adult dogs should be fed either once or twice per day. When you first start feeding Natural Balance® Ultra Premium Dry Formula, we suggest to start with the amounts recommended in the Table. Energy requirements vary with environmental conditions, temperature and activity of your dog. The amount of food should always be adjusted to suit your dog’s needs.

Pregnant Females

Minimal increase needed during first 6 weeks. Weeks 7, 8, & 9 increase up to 25%.

Lactating Females

Immediately after whelping, the nutritional demand increases by 50% compared to maintenance levels. Feed in 3 equal meals per day.

Working Dogs

Based on the work your dog will be asked to perform, the nutritional requirements will vary accordingly. As the work load increases, the demand for protein and fat increases proportionally. Dogs in hard training will generally require twice the maintenance levels.

The Older Dog

As your dog begins to age, his energy expenditure will decrease. Decreasing the amount of food accordingly will allow for the maintenance of proper body weight for less active dog.

Feeding Management

We recommend that you do not add vitamins, minerals or any other supplements, except upon the advice of a veterinarian. When switching your dog's diet, the change should be made gradually, by replacing the current food with increasing portions of Natural Balance® Ultra Premium dog food. The change should be completed after 5 to 7 days. The maintenance of proper body weight is most important for your dog's health. Consult your veterinarian for specific weight recommendations for your dog. Remember, fresh clean water should be available at all times!

Ingredients 

Chicken, Brown Rice, Lamb Meal, Oatmeal, Barley, Potatoes, Carrots, Duck Meal, Chicken Fat (preserved with natural mixed tocopherols), Tomato Pomace, Natural Flavor, Canola Oil, Brewers Yeast, Duck, Salmon Meal, Sodium Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Salmon Oil, Whole Ground Flaxseed, Choline Chloride, Taurine, Natural Mixed Tocopherols, Spinach, Parsley Flakes, Cranberries, L-Lysine, L-Carnitine, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Kelp, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Potassium Iodide, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B-1), Manganese Proteinate, Manganous Oxide, Ascorbic Acid, Vitamin A Supplement, Biotin, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Manganese Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B-6), Vitamin B-12 Supplement, Riboflavin (Vitamin B-2), Vitamin D-3 Supplement, Folic Acid.

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein 23.0% minimum
Crude Fat 13.0% minimum
Crude Fiber 3.0% maximum
Moisture 10.0% maximum
Omega-6 Fatty Acids* 3.0% minimum
Omega-3 Fatty Acids* 0.5% minimum

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

Dick Van Patten's Natural Balance® Original Ultra® Ultra Premium Formula is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO dog food nutrient profiles for all life stages.

Calories 

Metabolizable energy 3670 kcal/kg, 350 kcal/8 oz cup (calculated).

Note: The calories can vary slightly over time due to naturally occurring variation in ingredients, processing and analyses.

Original Ultra® Whole Body Health® nourishes your dog’s complete well-being by taking an entire body approach. This diet is an optimal balance of premium proteins and key nutrients created by our expert nutritionists.

  • Digestive Support Using multiple types of fibers - fruits and grains - our unique fiber layering system helps maintain healthy digestion.
  • Antioxidant Nutrients Our proprietary blend of antioxidant nutrients helps maintain a healthy immune system.
  • Supports Neural Development Formulated with optimal levels of EPA & DHA from marine sources to support an active healthy brain.
  • Strong & Healthy Bones and Teeth Proper levels of calcium and phosphorus maintain strong bones for all that fetching and playing.
  • Supports Healthy Skin & Coat Balanced Omega-6 and Omega-3 ratios support healthy skin and a luxurious coat.
  • Healthy Muscle Development Quality proteins to help support healthy muscle important at any age.
  • Helps Maintain Healthy Heart & Eyes Added taurine for healthy heart and eye function.

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Ingredients
  • Chicken

  • Chicken Meal

  • Peas

  • Potatoes

  • Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols)

  • Brown Rice

  • Oat Groats

  • Pea Protein

  • Carrots

  • Duck Meal

  • Natural Flavor

  • Dried Tomato Pomace

  • Menhaden Oil (preserved with mixed tocopherols)

  • Oat Hulls

  • Flaxseed

  • Salt

  • Potassium Chloride

  • DL-Methionine

  • Choline Chloride

  • Minerals (Zinc Proteinate

  • Zinc Sulfate

  • Ferrous Sulfate

  • Iron Proteinate

  • Copper Sulfate

  • Copper Proteinate

  • Manganese Sulfate

  • Manganese Proteinate

  • Calcium Iodate

  • Sodium Selenite)

  • Taurine

  • Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement

  • Niacin

  • d-Calcium Pantothenate

  • Vitamin A Supplement

  • Riboflavin Supplement

  • Thiamine Mononitrate

  • Vitamin D3 Supplement

  • Pyridoxine Hydrochloride

  • Folic Acid

  • Biotin

  • Vitamin B12 Supplement)

  • L-Ascorbyl-2- Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C)

  • L-Tryptophan

  • Dried Kelp

  • Dried Spinach

  • L-Lysine Monohydrochloride

  • Yucca Schidigera Extract

  • Cranberries

  • Blueberries

  • Mixed Tocopherols (preservative)

  • L-Carnitine

  • Rosemary Extract

  • Green Tea Extract

  • Spearmint Extract.

Guarantee Analysis
  • Crude Protein 23.0% MIN

  • Crude Fat 13.0% MIN

  • Crude Fiber 5.0% MAX

  • Moisture 10.0% MAX

  • Eicosapentaenoic Acid & Docosahexaenoic Acid (EPA & DHA) 0.25% MIN

  • Calcium 1.12% MIN

  • Phosphorus 0.92% MIN

  • Vitamin E 100 IU/kg MIN

  • Taurine* 0.05% MIN

  • Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)* 200 mg/kg MIN

  • *Omega-6 Fatty Acids 2.5% MIN

  • *Omega-3 Fatty Acids 0.4% MIN (*NOT RECOGNIZED AS AN ESSENTIAL NUTRIENT BY THE AAFCO DOG FOOD NUTRIENT PROFILES).

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