We want to help you choose the best food option for your dog. Here you will find the answers to frequently asked questions about maintenance dog food.
What is maintenance dog food intended for?
It contains all the nutrients suitable for your dog in its later stages of junior growth and adulthood. What your dog eats has a big impact on their health. This type of food is a way of providing the best possible nutrition for your dog without them gaining weight or bouncing off the walls.
Is it suitable for my dog?
The suitability is mainly dependent on the age of your dog. As a general rule, large breeds switch from puppy food to maintenance food between 6-8 months. Small breeds switch from puppy food to maintenance food between 10-12 months.
How much should I feed?
Our general feeding guide is shown below. If you would like more specific advice please contact us.
What ingredients does maintenance dog food contain?
The ingredients contain a perfect blend of fats, oils, vitamins and minerals. With your dog in mind, it has been designed to provide the perfect balance of protein and energy.
Salters maintenance dog food is made up of:
- 23% Protein
- 14% Oils and Fats
- 2.9% Fibres
- 4.5% Ash
You can also find a helpful list of exactly what we use in our dog food here.
Overall, this is a perfect solution to take your dog from puppy to adulthood. Your dog will be benefiting from nutrients that promote strong bones, healthy teeth and a shiny coat all from dog food that is specifically designed as the optimum nutrition for adult dogs in peak condition.