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Small Breed Dogs – Nutritional Support for all Life Stages

eggySmall dogs have different nutritional needs than medium or large breed dogs. With mighty souls but little bodies, small breed dogs have a unique physical composition that creates special nutritional needs. Smaller breed dogs tend to have a longer life spans, smaller stomachs and higher energy levels. Due to the longer life span of small breed dogs, it is important to feed a diet to promote optimal nutrition throughout the lifespan.  Wellness has developed a complete line of Small Breed recipes, designed to support the unique needs of your small breed dog at every age.

During Puppy-Hood

Wellness® Super5Mix® Small Breed Just for Puppy Recipe dry dog food is designed to support the unique health needs of growing, small breed puppies. This special puppy food contains DHA rich salmon meal and antioxidant-rich fruits & veggies – to help support brain development and healthy growth. We’ve also added oatmeal and barley to provide carbohydrates for higher energy needs.

During Adulthood

Wellness Super5Mix Small Breed Adult Health Recipe dry dog food is designed to support the unique health needs of smaller adult dogs through nutrient-rich whole foods. This recipe provides optimal caloric intake and four animal protein sources to support healthy body weight for the high energy needs of smaller dogs, while promoting lean/strong muscles. Our special Omega 3 and 6 mix helps to support healthy skin and coat.

For Weight Management and Senior Years

Another option for adult small breed adult dogs is Wellness Super5Mix Small Breed Healthy Weight Recipe dry dog food, designed to help smaller dogs maintain a healthy weight. This special recipe contains L-Carnitine to help your dog utilize fat and support weight loss, while pea fiber helps naturally satisfy your dog while suppressing hunger. Glucosamine and chondroitin help support overburdened hips & joints, making this food great for smaller senior dogs with slowing metabolisms!

To find out more about which recipes would be best for your dog’s specific needs, visit our product selector tool for some personalized recommendations.

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