Mother & babydog’s health support

MINI STARTER is a unique nutritional solution which is adapted to the mother’s high energy needs at the end of gestation and during lactation for the nursing puppies’ optimal growth.

Strong immune system

Supports the development of the puppy’s healthy immune system with the inclusion of a scientifically proven complex, including vitamins E and C.

Microbiome support

Combination of prebiotics (MOS) & highly digestible proteins to help promote a healthy balance of intestinal microbiota for digestive health.

Brain development

Enriched with an omega-3 fatty acid (DHA) which is scientifically proven to support the puppy’s brain development and promote learning during early puppy training.

Rehydratable kibble

Easy to rehydrate to a porridge-like consistency which is very palatable for the bitch and weaning puppies and facilitates the transition from mother's milk to solid food.

ROYAL CANIN® Mini Starter Mother & Babydog is specially formulated to support the nutritional needs of new mothers and their puppies. This formula is suitable for small adult dogs that weigh up to 10 kg, and weaning puppies up to 2 months old. This tailored diet is specially adapted to meet your small dog’s high energy needs, while also supporting the healthy development of your nursing puppies. It also contains a proven complex including Vitamins C and E to support healthy immune system development. This formula includes beneficial prebiotics and highly digestible proteins to help support a healthy balance of intestinal microbiota (gut flora) for good digestion. ROYAL CANIN® Mini Starter Mother & Babydog is enriched with Omega-3 fatty acids to help support healthy brain development in young puppies. The kibble in ROYAL CANIN® Mini Starter Mother & Babydog is easy to rehydrate with water, giving it an appetising porridge texture that’s ideal for weaning puppies. In the short span of 8 weeks, your puppies will need a diet that’s specially adapted to meet their nutritional needs during the next growth phase. At this stage, you can transition them onto ROYAL CANIN® Mini Puppy, available either as a dry kibble diet or with wet chunks in gravy.

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COMPOSITION : Dehydrated poultry protein, rice, animal fats, wheat gluten*, maize, beet pulp, hydrolysed animal proteins, minerals, soya oil, fish oil, fructo-oligo-saccharides, hydrolysed yeast (source of manno-oligo-saccharides and betaglucans) (0.30%), algal oil Schizochytrium sp. (source of DHA), butyric acid salt, marigold meal.

ADDITIVES (per kg): Nutritional additives: Vitamin A: 18500 IU, Vitamin D3: 1200 IU, Iron (3b103): 40 mg, Iodine (3b201, 3b202): 4 mg, Copper (3b405, 3b406): 12 mg, Manganese (3b502, 3b504): 52 mg, Zinc (3b603, 3b605, 3b606): 131 mg, Selenium (3b801, 3b811, 3b812): 0.07 mg - Technological additives: Clinoptilolite of sedimentary origin: 10 g - Preservatives - Antioxidants.

ANALYTICAL CONSTITUANTS: Protein: 30.0%, Fat content: 22.0%, Crude ash: 8.5%, Crude fibres: 1.3%, Omega-3 fatty acid (DHA): 0.20%; Vitamin E: 500 mg/kg, Vitamin C: 400 mg/kg. Metabolisable energy: 4209 kcal/kg.

* L.I.P.: protein selected for its very high digestibility.

FEEDING INSTRUCTION: see table. Batch number, factory registration number and best before date: see information on packaging. To be stored in a cool, dry place.
AgeDog's weight 1-2 kgDog's weight 3 kgDog's weight 4-5 kgDog's weight kgDogs weight 10 kg
0-3 weeksBabydog MilkBabydog MilkBabydog MilkBabydog MilkBabydog Milk
3-4 weeks10 g (1/8 cup)10 g (1/8 cup)10 g (1/8 cup)10 g (1/8 cup)10 g (1/8 cup)
4-5 weeks30 g (3/8 cup)30 g (3/8 cup)30 g (3/8 cup)30 g (3/8 cup)30 g (3/8 cup)
5-6 weeks30 g (3/8 cup)30 g (3/8 cup)60 g (5/8 cup)90 g (1 cup)90 g (1 cup)
6-7 weeks40 g (4/8 cup)40 g (4/8 cup)80 g (5/8 cup)120 g (1 cup)120 g (1 cup)
7-8 weeks50 g (4/8 cup)50 g (4/8 cup)95 g (1 cup)145 g (1+5/8 cup)145 g (1+5/8 cup)
SOL - MINI START - DRY - PACKSHOT - B1

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