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Highly palatable and rehydratable kibble can be mixed with warm water, making it easy for older Dachshunds to chew and eat

Supports healthy aging into the golden years with a blend of antioxidants to maintain cellular health

Maintains bone & joint health with appropriate levels of calcium and phosphorus to help support tiny limbs and a long backbone

Royal Canin knows what makes your mature Dachshund magnificent is in the details. Senior Doxies require special nutrition, as they can be prone to dental issues, bone and joint stress, and weight gain. They can benefit from the right diet to provide aging support as they enter the golden age.

Royal Canin Dachshund Adult 8+ dry dog food is tailor-made nutrition created just for your pure breed senior Dachshund. Whether you have a miniature or standard Dachshund, this exclusive breed-specific diet is uniquely formulated for your older Dachshund, with the specific nutrients to help them thrive. The small kibble is highly palatable and easily rehydratable with warm water to make it soft and easy for tiny jaws and older teeth to eat. An exclusive blend of nutrients and antioxidants helps promote healthy aging. Precise levels of calcium and phosphorus support bone and joint health. And to help prevent your older sausage dog from getting too plump, this formula contains adjusted nutrients and calories so they can maintain an ideal weight.

Brewers rice, corn, chicken by-product meal, wheat gluten, chicken fat, corn gluten meal, natural flavors, dried plain beet pulp, fish oil, salt, vegetable oil, rice hulls, dried tomato pomace, potassium chloride, calcium carbonate, psyllium seed husk, sodium silico aluminate, fructooligosaccharides, vitamins [DL-alpha tocopherol acetate (source of vitamin E), niacin supplement, L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), D-calcium pantothenate, biotin, pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6), riboflavin supplement, thiamine mononitrate (vitamin B1), vitamin A acetate, folic acid, vitamin B12 supplement, vitamin D3 supplement], sodium tripolyphosphate, choline chloride, hydrolyzed yeast, L-lysine, glucosamine hydrochloride, trace minerals [zinc oxide, ferrous sulfate, zinc proteinate, manganous oxide, manganese proteinate, copper sulfate, calcium iodate, sodium selenite, copper proteinate], marigold extract (Tagetes erecta L.), taurine, magnesium oxide, green tea extract, L-carnitine, chondroitin sulfate, carotene, rosemary extract, preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid.

Calorie Content

This diet contains 3616 kilocalories of metabolizable energy (ME) per kilogram or 340 kilocalories ME per cup on an as fed basis (calculated).

Crude Protein (min) 26.0%
Crude Fat (min) 12.0%
Crude Fiber (max) 3.9%
Moisture (max) 10.0%
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA) (min) 0.19%
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (min) 0.08%
Calcium (min) 0.52%
Phosphorus (min) 0.38%
Glucosamine* (min) 625 mg/kg
Chondroitin sulfate* (min) 8 mg/kg.

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

Dog Weight Low Activity Medium Activity High Activity
4.4 lb (2 kg) 1/2 cup (42 g) 1/2 cup (48 g) 5/8 cup (55 g)
8.8 lb (4 kg) 3/4 cup (70 g) 7/8 cup (81 g) 1 cup (92 g)
11 lb (5 kg) 7/8 cup (83 g) 1 cup (96 g) 1 1/8 cups (109 g)
13 lb (6 kg) 1 cup (95 g) 1 1/8 cups (110 g) 1 3/8 cups (125 g)
18 lb (8 kg) 1 1/4 cups (118 g) 1 1/2 cups (136 g) 1 5/8 cups (155 g)
22 lb (10 kg) 1 1/2 cups (139 g) 1 3/4 cups (161 g) 2 cups (183 g)

Royal Canin Breed Health Nutrition Dachshund 8+ Adult Dry Dog Food

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Customer reviews

Jbolt5150
30 Oct 2018

My doxies love this food!

I’ve been feeding our fur babies since they were pups RC Brand Dog Food. They love the taste and texture and it makes their coats very shiny.
The Royal K9 Kid
30 Oct 2018

Sausage dog heaven!

Just what the Dachshund ordered! Delicious, nutritious, & nothing suspicious - The bowl’s licked so clean, There’s no need to do dishes!!
doxiemom18
30 Oct 2018

Best for Dachshund needs

I always purchased this product for our dachshunds. When we got our new seat rescue, I knew exactly what brand to buy!
keyjoe13
10 Oct 2018

Love breed specific food

My girl's won't anything else and we love the results
txkyfox
06 Oct 2018

dogs love it

smart to be made per breed, however it is a bit expensive
Fudge
05 Oct 2018

Fudgie loves his food

Our dachshund Fudge loves his crunchy food. His best time is meal time. Gizmo the Japanese chin enjoys having some of Fudgie food!
Schaztie
05 Oct 2018

Daisy33
05 Oct 2018

Gracie loves it!!

I am very careful about what I feed my Dachshund. This food is the best!
Lori4Link
04 Oct 2018

All of his Life

When my dog Link came into my life I found he was a bit finicky. I tried a few different foods from the pet store, IAMS, Purina, Eukanuba, Hills and then I saw Royal Canin's breed specific for dachshunds. He LOVED IT. I have had him for 10 years now and he is still eating this food, only he's on the 8+ year old Dachshund diet. This food I believe has not only been enjoyable to him, but has kept his coat health, and the his body fit. I recommend this diet to anyone I see who has a dachshund.
tnfoy
04 Oct 2018

Mmmm Good!

My dogs love this food. I have four dachshunds and wish that they could afford to feed the his on a regular basis. The nutrition is sound and my dogs love the taste.