Small Bites Adult Dry Dog Food
Small Bites Adult Dry Dog Food

NUTRO™ Wholesome Essentials™ Small Bites Adult Dry Dog Food

Lamb & Rice Recipe

Made for dogs that prefer smaller kibble, NUTRO™ WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS™ Adult Lamb & Rice Recipe Dog Food always starts with lamb as the first ingredient. These recipes are crafted to promote healthy skin and a soft, shiny coat. NUTRO™ Food for Dogs follows the NUTRO FEED CLEAN™ Philosophy.

This natural dog food plus vitamins, minerals and other nutrients features:

• Natural fibre for healthy digestion
• Essential antioxidants (Vitamin E) for a healthy immune system
• Made with Non-GMO* Ingredients
• No artificial flavours, colours or preservatives

Available in the following sizes: 

5 lbs. (2.27 kg) 

15 lbs. (6.80 kg) 

30lbs. (13.61 kg)

Trace amounts of genetically modified material may be present due to potential cross contact during manufacturing.


All the “life” in your pet’s life is dependent upon how you feed them. A pet’s food energizes them from the inside out, and NUTRO’S™ clean recipes are simple, purposeful, and trustworthy – made of real, recognizable, non-GMO ingredients. NUTRO. Feed Clean™.

Trace amounts of genetically modified material may be present due to potential cross contact during manufacturing.


Deboned Lamb, Lamb Meal, Brewers Rice, Rice Bran, Split Peas, Chickpeas, Whole Brown Rice, Whole Grain Oatmeal, Pea Protein, Natural Flavour, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Sunflower Oil (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Soybean Oil (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Potassium Chloride, Salt, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid (preservatives), Taurine, Zinc Sulfate, Niacin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Selenium Yeast, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract.

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (min.)22.00%
Crude Fat (min.)14.00%
Crude Fibre (max.)3.50%
Moisture (max.)10.00%
Linoleic Acid (min)3.50%
Zinc (min)250 mg/kg
Selenium (min.)0.35 mg/kg
Vitamin E (min.)60 IU/kg
Niacin (min.)250 mg/kg
Biotin (min.)*2.5 mg/kg
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

Feeding Guide Overview

These are the recommended feeding amounts based on the ideal body condition for adult dogs of various weights. Individual dogs’ energy requirements may differ. Adjust the amount fed to obtain or maintain your dog’s optimum weight. Keep fresh drinking water available at all times, provide plenty of exercise and see your veterinarian regularly. Serve dry or lightly moistened. To help maintain freshness, we recommend sealing the bag tightly and storing it in a cool, dry location.

Suggested Amounts to Feed Per Day (Cups)

Dog Weight Feeding Amount
15 lbs. (7 kg)1
25 lbs. (11 kg)1 2/3
35 lbs. (16 kg)
45 lbs. (20 kg)2 1/2
55 lbs. (25 kg)3
65 lbs. (30 kg)3 1/3


Use a standard 8 oz. (250 ml) measuring cup which holds 3.42 oz. (96.9) of NUTRO™ WHOLESOME ESSENTIALS™ Small Bites Adult Lamb & Rice Recipe Dog Food. 


Metabolizable energy 3,543 kcal/kg, 344 kcal/cup (calculated)



Transitioning to Our Products

If switching to this recipe or feeding NUTRO™ Dog Food for the first time, we suggest you blend increasing amounts of the new recipe with your old food for six days.

NUTRO™ Dog Food Body Chart

Nutro Underweight: Increase the feeding amount by one activity level to achieve an ideal weight.
Nutro Ideal weight: Maintain feeding at the current activity level.
Nutro Overweight: Decrease feeding by one activity level to achieve an ideal weight.
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