Species Balanced™ Steamed Variety Pack for Dogs

Species Balanced™ Steamed Variety Pack for Dogs

$40.00 /case – $8.00 /lb
Complete and Balanced for All Life Stages
Balanced Blends' Species Balanced™ Steamed Variety Pack for Dogs is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages.
Packaging
5 lb case with 10 x 8oz. chubs for easy portioning.

Ingredients

Species Balanced™ Steamed Chicken for Dogs
Animal (97.7%): Chicken, Chicken Heart, Chicken Gizzards, Chicken Liver, Chicken Skin, Dried Egg Yolks, Salmon Oil
Other: Tricalcium Phosphate (1.3%), Psyllium Seed Husks (0.3%), Salt, Potassium Chloride, Magnesium Amino Acid Chelate, Taurine, Iron Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Mineral Oil, Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Manganese Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Calcium Iodate, Folic Acid
Species Balanced™ Steamed Turkey for Dogs
Animal (97.7%): Turkey, Turkey Heart, Turkey Gizzards, Turkey Liver, Turkey Skin, Dried Egg Yolks, Salmon Oil
Other: Tricalcium Phosphate (1.3%), Psyllium Seed Husks (0.3%), Potassium Chloride, Magnesium Amino Acid Chelate, Taurine, Salt, Iron Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Mineral Oil, Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Manganese Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Calcium Iodate, Folic Acid
Species Balanced™ Steamed Beef Heart & Offal for Dogs
Animal (98.3%): Beef Heart, Beef Tripe, Beef Kidney, Beef Pancreas, Beef Spleen, Beef Liver, Beef Suet, Salmon Oil
Other: Tricalcium Phosphate (1.0%), Psyllium Seed Husks (0.2%), Taurine, Potassium Chloride, Magnesium Amino Acid Chelate, Salt, Iron Proteinate, Zinc Proteinate, Vitamin E Supplement, Mineral Oil, Niacin Supplement, Manganese Proteinate, Copper Proteinate, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Calcium Iodate, Folic Acid

Nutritional Analysis

Steamed Chicken

As Formulated
Guaranteed Analysis 1000 kcal DM % kcal
Crude Protein (min) 16.4 % 137.0 g 18.3 % 62.2 % 48 %
Crude Fat (min) 7.1 % 59.9 g 8.0 % 27.2 % 51 %
Crude Fiber (max) 0.2 % 0.8 g 0.1 % 0.4 %
Moisture (max) 77.7 % 70.6 %
Ash (max) 2.9 % 19.6 g 2.6 % 8.9 %
g / 1000 kcal 749 g 220 g
Calorie Content
(calculated) ME:
1335/kg 37.9/oz
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Protein & Amino Acids Recipe Min Max Recipe
Crude protein 137.0 g 75.00 62.16 %
Arginine 9.4 g 3.10 4.71 %
Histidine 4.1 g 0.83 2.02 %
Isoleucine 6.6 g 1.40 3.29 %
Leucine 11.2 g 3.20 5.58 %
Lysine 11.8 g 3.00 5.89 %
Methionine-cystine 5.3 g 2.75 2.65 %
Methionine 3.6 g 1.55 3.75 1.79 %
Phenylalanine-tyrosine 10.5 g 4.80 5.25 %
Phenylalanine 5.7 g 1.30 2.84 %
Threonine 6.2 g 1.83 3.09 %
Tryptophan 1.6 g 0.63 4.25 0.77 %
Valine 6.9 g 1.55 3.46 %
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Fat & Fatty Acids Recipe Min Max Recipe
Crude Fat 59.9 g 22.50 29.89 %
Linoleic acid Ω6 9.2 g 1.40 4.60 %
alpha-Linolenic acid Ω3 0.3 g 0.05 0.15 %
Arachidonic acid Ω6 1.5 g 0.05 0.76 %
All LC Ω3 1.3 g 0.03 0.67 %
EPA 0.6 g 0.32 %
DPA 0.0 g 0.02 %
DHA 0.7 g 0.33 %
Omega 6:3 ratio 6.5 to 1
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Minerals Recipe Min Max Recipe
Calcium : Phosphorus ratio 1.23 to 1 -
Calcium 3.9 g 2.50 1.93 %
Phosphorus 3.2 g 2.00 1.57 %
Potassium 2.4 g 1.50 1.22 %
Sodium 1.1 g g 0.50 0.54 %
Chloride - g 0.75 - %
Magnesium 0.4 g 0.20 0.18 %
Iron 75.0 mg 20.00 374.1 mg/kg
Copper 4.0 mg 2.10 20.0 mg/kg
Manganese 6.1 mg 1.90 30.3 mg/kg
Zinc 49.0 mg 18.80 244.4 mg/kg
Iodine 0.8 mg 0.45 2.25 4.1 mg/kg
Selenium 0.18 mg 0.075 0.9 mg/kg
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Vitamins & Others Recipe Min Max Recipe
Vitamin A 14164 IU 1667 83325 70,681 IU/kg
Vitamin D 387 IU 70 7520 1,933 IU/kg
Vitamin E 44 IU 10 218 IU/kg
Vitamin K * 0.01 mg 0.025 0.0 mg/kg
Thiamine 6.3 mg 1.400 31.3 mg/kg
Riboflavin 6.1 mg 1.000 30.5 mg/kg
Pantothenic acid 21.6 mg 1.440 107.6 mg/kg
Niacin 79.1 mg 15.000 394.7 mg/kg
Pyridoxine 6.1 mg 1.000 30.6 mg/kg
Folic acid 1.1 mg 0.200 5.3 mg/kg
Biotin 0.3 mg 0.018 1.4 mg/kg
Vitamin B12 0.04 mg 0.005 0.2 mg/kg
Choline 888.7 mg 600.000 4,434.7 mg/kg
Taurine 1.1 g 0.500 0.53 %

Steamed Turkey

As Formulated
Guaranteed Analysis 1000 kcal DM % kcal
Crude Protein (min) 16.8 % 137.5 g 18.8 % 62.4 % 48 %
Crude Fat (min) 7.4 % 60.9 g 8.3 % 30.4 % 52 %
Crude Fiber (max) 0.2 % 0.8 g 0.1 % 0.35 %
Moisture (max) 77.3 % 70.2 %
Ash (max) 2.8 % 18.3 g 2.8 % 8.4 %
g / 1000 kcal 732 g 218 g
Calorie Content
(calculated) ME:
1365/kg 38.7/oz
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Protein & Amino Acids Recipe Min Max Recipe
Crude protein 137.5 g 75.00 62.37 %
Arginine 8 g 3.10 3.98 %
Histidine 3.4 g 0.83 1.68 %
Isoleucine 3.9 g 1.40 1.96 %
Leucine 9.5 g 3.20 4.76 %
Lysine 10.7 g 3.00 5.34 %
Methionine-cystine 4.9 g 2.75 2.44 %
Methionine 3.5 g 1.55 3.75 1.73 %
Phenylalanine-tyrosine 8.8 g 4.80 4.38 %
Phenylalanine 4.6 g 1.30 2.32 %
Threonine 4.9 g 1.83 2.45 %
Tryptophan 1.4 g 0.63 4.25 0.71 %
Valine 4.6 g 1.55 2.30 %
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Fat & Fatty Acids Recipe Min Max Recipe
Crude Fat 60.9 g 22.50 30.37 %
Linoleic acid Ω6 12.3 g 1.40 6.14 %
alpha-Linolenic acid Ω3 0.6 g 0.05 0.29 %
Arachidonic acid Ω6 1.3 g 0.05 0.29 %
All LC Ω3 1.3 g 0.03 0.67 %
EPA 0.6 g 0.31 %
DPA 0.1 g 0.03 %
DHA 0.7 g 0.33 %
Omega 6:3 ratio 7 to 1
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Minerals Recipe Min Max Recipe
Calcium : Phosphorus ratio 1.26 to 1 -
Calcium 3.8 g 2.50 1.89 %
Phosphorus 3.0 g 2.00 1.50 %
Potassium 2.1 g 1.50 1.05 %
Sodium 1.1 g g 0.50 0.53 %
Chloride - g 0.75 - %
Magnesium 0.4 g 0.20 0.18 %
Iron 72.1 mg 20.00 359.6 mg/kg
Copper 4.6 mg 2.10 22.8 mg/kg
Manganese 6.0 mg 1.90 29.8 mg/kg
Zinc 50.0 mg 18.80 249.7 mg/kg
Iodine 0.8 mg 0.45 2.25 4.0 mg/kg
Selenium 0.22 mg 0.075 1.1 mg/kg
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Vitamins & Others Recipe Min Max Recipe
Vitamin A 25,386 IU 1667 83325 126,682 IU/kg
Vitamin D 498 IU 70 7520 2,486 IU/kg
Vitamin E 39 IU 10 192 IU/kg
Vitamin K * 0.0 mg 0.025 0.0 mg/kg
Thiamine 6.0 mg 1.400 29.7 mg/kg
Riboflavin 7.1 mg 1.000 35.2 mg/kg
Pantothenic acid 20.3 mg 1.440 101.2 mg/kg
Niacin 75.8 mg 15.000 378.1 mg/kg
Pyridoxine 5.7 mg 1.000 28.3 mg/kg
Folic acid 1.0 mg 0.200 5.1 mg/kg
Biotin 1.1 mg 0.018 1.1 mg/kg
Vitamin B12 0.03 mg 0.005 0.3 mg/kg
Choline 888.7 mg 600.000 4,435.1 mg/kg
Taurine 1.1 g 0.500 0.54 %

Steamed Beef Heart & Offal

As Formulated
Guaranteed Analysis 1000 kcal DM % kcal
Crude Protein (min) 13.9 % 132.1 g 15.55 % 59.9 % 46 %
Crude Fat (min) 6.4 % 61.3 g 7.2 % 30.6 % 52 %
Crude Fiber (max) 0.1 % 0.1 g 0.0 % 0.3 %
Moisture (max) 81.9 % 74.44 %
Ash (max) 2.5 % 18.9 g 2.23 % 8.72 %
g / 1000 kcal 849 g 217 g
Calorie Content
(calculated) ME:
1177/kg 33.4/oz
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Protein & Amino Acids Recipe Min Max Recipe
Crude protein 132.1 g 75.00 59.9 %
Arginine 8.3 g 3.10 4.14 %
Histidine 3.9 g 0.83 1.95 %
Isoleucine 5.7 g 1.40 2.84 %
Leucine 10.7 g 3.20 5.36 %
Lysine 10.0 g 3.00 5.0 %
Methionine-cystine 4.6 g 2.75 4.6 %
Methionine 3.3 g 1.55 3.75 1.63 %
Phenylalanine-tyrosine 9.9 g 4.80 4.93 %
Phenylalanine 5.4 g 1.30 2.71 %
Threonine 5.5 g 1.83 2.74 %
Tryptophan 1.5 g 0.63 4.25 0.72 %
Valine 6.7 g 1.55 3.33 %
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Fat & Fatty Acids Recipe Min Max Recipe
Crude Fat 61.3 g 22.50 30.59 %
Linoleic acid Ω6 4.5 g 1.40 2.24 %
alpha-Linolenic acid Ω3 0.3 g 0.05 0.13 %
Arachidonic acid Ω6 1.7 g 0.05 0.85 %
All LC Ω3 1.4 g 0.03 0.71 %
EPA 0.7 g 0.36 %
DPA 0.0 g 0.00 %
DHA 0.7 g 0.35 %
Omega 6:3 ratio 3.7 to 1
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Minerals Recipe Min Max Recipe
Calcium : Phosphorus ratio 1.09 to 1 -
Calcium 3.6 g 2.50 1.78 %
Phosphorus 3.3 g 2.00 1.64 %
Potassium 2.5 g 1.50 1.26 %
Sodium 1.1 g g 0.50 0.53 %
Chloride - g 0.75 - %
Magnesium 0.3 g 0.20 0.15 %
Iron 116.2 mg 20.00 589.8 mg/kg
Copper 6.0 mg 2.10 29.9 mg/kg
Manganese 4.9 mg 1.90 24.3 mg/kg
Zinc 38.5 mg 18.80 191.9 mg/kg
Iodine 0.6 mg 0.45 2.25 3.1 mg/kg
Selenium 0.37 mg 0.075 1.8 mg/kg
1000 kcal Dry Matter
Vitamins & Others Recipe Min Max Recipe
Vitamin A 10,059 IU 1667 83325 50,198 IU/kg
Vitamin D 352 IU 70 7520 1,756 IU/kg
Vitamin E 33 IU 10 167 IU/kg
Vitamin K * 0.0 mg 0.025 0.0 mg/kg
Thiamine 6.1 mg 1.400 30.3 mg/kg
Riboflavin 9.8 mg 1.000 48.7 mg/kg
Pantothenic acid 23.4 mg 1.440 116.7 mg/kg
Niacin 75.3 mg 15.000 375.7 mg/kg
Pyridoxine 4.2 mg 1.000 21.2 mg/kg
Folic acid 0.6 mg 0.200 3.2 mg/kg
Biotin 0.3 mg 0.018 1.5 mg/kg
Vitamin B12 0.11 mg 0.005 0.5 mg/kg
Choline 1115.1 mg 600.000 5,564.9 mg/kg
Taurine 1.2 g 0.500 0.59 %

Feeding Guidelines

Use the chart below as a starting point and adjust according to age, environment, and activity.
Feed as two or more meals per day.
Always provide clean fresh water.
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Nutrition Information
RER: 0 kcal / day
MER: 0 kcal / day
Daily Quantities (Atwater):

For other weights/activity/situations - feel free to contact us.
Please consult your trusted veterinarian for authoritative guidance on how much to feed.

Safe Handling

Follow these instructions for safest use.
  1. Keep frozen until ready to use.
  2. Thaw in refrigerator.
  3. Keep meat and poultry separate from other foods. Wash working surfaces, utensils (including cutting boards, preparation and feeding bowls), hands, and any other items that touch or contact meat or poultry with hot soapy water.
  4. Refrigerate leftovers immediately or discard.

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At Balanced Blends we believe in minimizing dietary stress by only feeding species appropriate diets that are built on a high-protein ancestral prey diet combined with the minimal amount of supplementation needed to exceed accepted nutritional requirements. Our Species Balanced® recipes are 97.5% meat with only 2.5% nutrition supplements (Calcium, Phosphorus, etc.) and 0% digestible plant matter.
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Options

Raw
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Canine Appropriateness

AAFCO Complete & Balanced
All Life Stages

Adult Only

All Life Stages
High-Protein
All Recipes > 60%

Some Recipes

50%
Low Carbohydrate
Digestible Plant Free
Except Duck with Pumpkin

24%: Yams, Romaine Lettuce, Carrots, Yellow Squash, Zucchini, Celery, Parlsey, Flaxseed Oil

Safety

Clean Kill Step
HPP Packaged Product

HPP - Pre/Post Packaging Unknown
Preservative Free
Bacteriophages (Viruses)
Test & Hold
Bone Free

Ingredient Quality

Whole Meat/Organs
USDA Meats
USDA Inspected & Approved
Hormone Free
Poultry

Excluing Duck
Antibiotic Free

Cost

Chicken – 20 lb $7.50 / lb $9.99 / lb 5.79 / lb
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