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Promotes digestive health and optimal stool quality with highly digestible proteins and prebiotics

High energy content allows puppies to eat small meal portions and still get the nutrition they need

Helps manage GI health with omega-3 fatty acids from fish oil

Supports puppy growth with vital nutrients and key vitamins for immune system health

You’ve tried everything to help with your puppy's GI issues, whether those are vomiting, diarrhea, or lack of appetite. And while bland homemade diets are often the go-to for digestive upsets, your puppy could be missing some key nutrients to help them fully recover and grow. But with the help of your veterinarian and Royal Canin, there’s not just hope—there can be a true difference.

This palatable, digestible puppy food supports digestive health with high fat and calorie content, so you can feed your growing dog small portions to support their sensitive stomach. A combination of highly digestible proteins and prebiotics helps maintain the balance of good bacteria in the gut. A blend of dietary fibers supports healthy digestion for optimal stool quality. Omega-3 fatty acids, EPA and DHA, from fish oil help soothe the GI tract. And to ease your puppy’s transition into adult food, this kibble is easily rehydratable with a little bit of warm water. Ask your veterinarian about the right Royal Canin wet dog food to complement your puppy’s diet.

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

Calorie Content

This diet contains 3953 kilocalories of metabolizable energy (ME) per kilogram or 427 kilocalories ME per cup on an as fed basis (calculated).

Crude Protein (min) 27.0%
Crude Fat (min) 20.0%
Crude Fiber (max) 3.2%
Moisture (max) 10.0%
Eicosapentaenoic Acid (EPA)* (min) 0.18%
Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA)* (min) 0.08%

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

Age of Puppy
Adult Target Weight 2 months 4 months 6 months 8 months 10 months 12 months 14 months 16 months
4.4 lb (2 kg) 1/2 cup (48 g) 1/2 cup (54 g) 3/8 cup (47 g) 3/8 cup (38 g) 3/8 cup (38 g) * * *
11.0 lb (5 kg) 7/8 cup (91 g) 1 cup (107 g) 7/8 cup (97 g) 3/4 cup (77 g) 3/4 cup (76 g) * * *
22.0 lb (10 kg) 1 3/8 cups (143 g) 1 5/8 cups (178 g) 1 5/8 cups (180 g) 1 3/8 cups (146 g) 1 1/4 cups (129 g) * * *
33.1 lb (15 kg) 1 3/4 cups (190 g) 2 1/4 cups (240 g) 2 1/4 cups (245 g) 2 cups (211 g) 1 5/8 cups (176 g) 1 5/8 cups (173 g) * *
44.1 lb (20 kg) 2 1/8 cups (229 g) 2 3/4 cups (296 g) 2 7/8 cups (304 g) 2 1/2 cups (264 g) 2 cups (219 g) 2 cups (215 g) * *
66.1 lb (30 kg) 2 3/8 cups (251 g) 3 1/8 cups (343 g) 3 3/4 cups (411 g) 3 1/2 cups (383 g) 3 cups (325 g) 2 3/4 cups (293 g) 2 3/4 cups (291 g) *
88.2 lb (40 kg) 2 1/2 cups (272 g) 3 5/8 cups (389 g) 4 3/4 cups (510 g) 4 1/2 cups (480 g) 3 7/8 cups (419 g) 3 3/8 cups (368 g) 3 3/8 cups (361 g) *
110.2 lb (50 kg) 3 1/8 cups (332 g) 4 1/8 cups (451 g) 5 5/8 cups (603 g) 5 5/8 cups (603 g) 4 7/8 cups (530 g) 4 1/4 cups (464 g) 4 cups (432 g) 4 cups (429 g)
132.3 lb (60 kg) 3 3/8 cups (362 g) 4 3/4 cups (510 g) 6 3/8 cups (687 g) 6 3/8 cups (693 g) 5 5/8 cups (612 g) 5 cups (534 g) 4 5/8 cups (498 g) 4 5/8 cups (495 g)
154.3 lb (70 kg) 3 1/2 cups (383 g) 5 1/4 cups (564 g) 7 1/8 cups (765 g) 7 1/4 cups (779 g) 6 3/4 cups (731 g) 5 7/8 cups (637 g) 5 1/4 cups (562 g) 5 1/8 cups (558 g)
176.4 lb (80 kg) 3 3/4 cups (409 g) 5 5/8 cups (613 g) 7 3/4 cups (841 g) 8 cups (860 g) 7 5/8 cups (824 g) 6 7/8 cups (737 g) 6 cups (654 g) 5 3/4 cups (619 g)

*Transition to the appropriate GASTROINTESTINAL adult formula

Royal Canin Veterinary Diet Canine Gastrointestinal Puppy Dry Dog Food

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Customer reviews

31 Jan 2020

Fantastic food

I bought this because our rescue husky puppy had diarrhea that none of the other food would work for her.diarrhea has stopped. Gas has stopped she is gaining weight looking fantastic
30 Oct 2019

Great for puppies with belly issues

My puppy had loose poops until we tried this food.
Kari Weber
30 Oct 2019

Each new service puppy, every time!

Raising guide dogs for the blind and service dogs for veterans, each new puppy that comes home ( and I’m currently on number 14) all start their time with me on Royal Canin GI Puppy! Transition from Breeder to me, leaving littler maters, travel, sleeping alone, new environments-all these can stress a puppy. By feeding G I Puppy , i know Im giving his gut a chance to recover from the stress, lessen any GI upset he might have, help his immune system while waiting for vaccines to kick in, and increase the animal/human connection! i then transition to the size appropriate RC Puppy food! No one ever has a stool problem, they grow and thrive and are happy AND healthy!!! Thank you Royal Canin for helping our canine hero’s stay strong in their service!!!
22 Oct 2019

Excellent Food for My Sensitive Puppy

I bought this food a few weeks ago because my puppy has a sensitive stomach. Since being on this diet strictly he has done so well! We haven't had anymore GI issues.
Maine Weim mom
22 Oct 2019

Solved soft stool problem

Weimaraners are prone to IBD, so we were not surprised when our new pup started having soft stools. The gastrointestinal puppy formula solved that problem but we eventually had to upgrade to Royal Canin hypoallergenic formula (P/V) when upper GI symptoms presented themselves. I have a lot of experience with Royal Canin hypoallergenic foods, and have been 100% satisfied.
17 Jul 2019

Helped chihuahua puppy with colitis!

My vet prescribed hi dog food to me about three days ago and there is no blood in her stool and she is regular again! Thanks!
13 Dec 2018

Great food for puppies that get into things!

My puppy gets into everything! In order to keep everything flowing and to avoid spouts of puppy diarrhea or nausea, this is a great product. My puppy loves the flavor and prefers it over other puppy foods I've tried. Unfortunately, I have a large breed pup so the kibbles are REALLY tiny for her. If they came out with a GI for large puppies I would continue buying it, however she just inhales it without chewing since it is so small and with how fast she goes through it, it is no longer worth it for me. Definitely recommend for small to medium breeds or younger large breed pups!
31 Oct 2018

Duke loves the taste!

I bought this food after a suggestion from a friend. I have a large breed puppy and I worry about bloat. Duke loves the taste and we have had no tummy problems!
31 Oct 2018

The only food that worked!!

We are so thankful we found this food! We tried 4 other brands that just wouldn’t stop our Golden’s diarrhea. This has stopped it and kept it away for the last month!!!
04 Oct 2018

Great features

I'm going on my second 15kg bag now. My puppy loves this food. I will only use Royal Canin. This product is amazing for my baby boy.
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