ZSSENTIAL FORMULA

Zssential’s Multi-Source Protein recipe is made from Turkey and Turkey Meal from the American Midwest, Salmon from the Northwest, Duck Meal from France, and Lamb Meal from New Zealand. Zssential is exceptionally high in protein, low in saturated fat, and is loaded with heart-friendly essential Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Vitamin B12 and Selenium, while being a good source of Riboflavin, Thiamin, Niacin, and Phosphorus. Our nutritionally correct ratio of fruits and vegetables rounds out the recipe with powerful antioxidants and fiber-rich low-glycemic carbohydrates.

Physiologically Tuned™, limited ingredient premium food for dogs. Hypoallergenic meat first recipe, with no Corn, Wheat, Soy, Dairy, or Chicken, Chicken Eggs, or Chicken By-Products.

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What is AAFCO and is Zignature®
AAFCO approved?


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.
For more information on AAFCO regulations, visit aafco.org.

ZSSENTIAL FORMULA

Zssential’s Multi-Source Protein recipe is made from Turkey and Turkey Meal from the American Midwest, Salmon from the Northwest, Duck Meal from France, and Lamb Meal from New Zealand. Zssential is exceptionally high in protein, low in saturated fat, and is loaded with heart-friendly essential Omega-3 Fatty Acids, Vitamin B12 and Selenium, while being a good source of Riboflavin, Thiamin, Niacin, and Phosphorus. Our nutritionally correct ratio of fruits and vegetables rounds out the recipe with powerful antioxidants and fiber-rich low-glycemic carbohydrates.

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Physiologically Tuned™, limited ingredient premium food for dogs. Hypoallergenic meat first recipe, with no Corn, Wheat, Soy, Dairy, or Chicken, Chicken Eggs, or Chicken By-Products.
FAQ_AAFCO_CM_Small


What is AAFCO and is Zignature®
AAFCO approved?


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.
For more information on AAFCO regulations, visit aafco.org.

 
We use a limited ingredient formula because in most cases simple is best. Zignature® is formulated to serve your canine companion’s needs by delivering the highest quality, well balanced diets. Our limited ingredient formula uses No Potatoes, No Grain, No Chicken, No Eggs, No Glutens, No Tapioca, No Corn, & No Soy. Our Single Animal Protein Formulas are extremely palatable, encouraging a healthy appetite and providing high-quality protein for strong muscles.

 

What’s Inside

Turkey, Turkey Meal, Salmon, Lamb Meal, Duck Meal, Chickpeas Flour, Pea Flour, Peas, Chickpeas, Dehydrated Alfalfa Meal, Flaxseed, Sunflower Oil (Preserved With Citric Acid), Salmon Oil, Natural Flavors, Choline Chloride, Salt, Cranberry Meal, Dicalcium Phosphate, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Minerals (Zinc Proteinate, Iron Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, Manganese Proteinate, Cobalt Proteinate, Zinc Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Sodium Selenite, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Cobalt Carbonate), Taurine, Vitamins (Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Folic Acid, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement), Dried Kelp, Blueberries, Preserved With Mixed Tocopherols.
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DOG WEIGHT

10LBS or less

10 – 20 LBS

20 – 30 LBS

30 – 40 LBS

40 – 60 LBS

60 – 80 LBS

80 – 100 LBS

FEED AMOUNT

1/4 – 3/5 cup

3/5 – 1 cup

1 – 1 1/3 cups

1 1/3 – 1 3/5 cups

1 3/5 – 2 1/5 cups

2 1/5 – 2 1/2 cups

2 1/2 – 3 cups

*Servings per day. 422 kcals per cup
 

Crude Protein (Min)

32.0%

Crude Fat (Min)

16.0%

Crude Fiber (Max)

5.5%

Moisture (Max)

10.0%

Calcium (Min)

1.2%

Phosphorous (Min)

1.0%

Omega 6 Fatty Acids* (Min)

4.5%

Omega 3 Fatty Acids* (Min)

2.0%

Taurine* (Min)

0.2%
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
 

DOG WEIGHT

10LBS or less

10 – 20 LBS

20 – 30 LBS

30 – 40 LBS

40 – 60 LBS

60 – 80 LBS

80 – 100 LBS

FEED AMOUNT

1/4 – 3/5 cup

3/5 – 1 cup

1 – 1 1/3 cups

1 1/3 – 1 3/5 cups

1 3/5 – 2 1/5 cups

2 1/5 – 2 1/2 cups

2 1/2 – 3 cups

*Servings per day. 422 kcals per cup


Crude Protein (Min)

32.0%

Crude Fat (Min)

16.0%

Crude Fiber (Max)

5.5%

Moisture (Max)

10.0%

Calcium (Min)

1.2%

Phosphorous (Min)

1.0%

Omega 6 Fatty Acids* (Min)

4.5%

Omega 3 Fatty Acids* (Min)

2.0%

Taurine* (Min)

0.2%
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.
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