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Lil’ Plates Grain Free Puppy Real Chicken + Sweet Potato Recipe

SKU: 26007

Merrick Lil’ Plates Grain Free Puppy Real Chicken + Sweet Potato Dry Dog Food is specially formulated to cater to the big appetites of small breed puppies.

This recipe delivers the high-quality nutrition made with the real whole foods and tasty mealtime experience Merrick is known for.

  • #1 Ingredient: Deboned Meat, Fish Or Poultry.
  • Supports Healthy Digestion.
  • Crafted Specifically For Small Dogs.
  • A Good Source Of Omega-3 Fatty Acids.

They might hide easily under your bed or nap comfortably in your lap, but there’s nothing small about a small dog’s dietary needs. Just for them there’s Merrick Lil’ Plates, a full line of delicious, grain-free recipes that deliver big on high-quality nutrition.

Deboned chicken is always the first ingredient. This high quality protein helps build and maintain healthy muscle tissue and energy levels. Grain free and Formulated with DHA to help support healthy brain development and features pint-sized crunchy kibble to help reduce plaque and keep your dog’s teeth clean.

A good source of omega 3 fatty acids that help support your pup’s healthy skin and coat. Plus probiotics and prebiotic fiber for easier digestion and glucosamine and chondroitin to support healthy joints.

All Merrick recipes are crafted in our Hereford, TX kitchen and cooked in the USA, in facilities that uphold strict FDA guidelines.

  • Leading levels of high quality proteins for healthy energy levels, easier digestibility and the great taste your dog will love.
  • Lil’ Plates contain flaxseed for fatty acids that help support healthy skin and coat.
  • Protein-packed, smaller sized kibble in crunchy bites to help clean teeth plus glucosamine and chondroitin to help support a small breed dog’s healthy hips and joints.
  • Lil’ Plates dry recipes are specially crafted with probiotics and prebiotic fiber for digestive health.

Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Potatoes, Peas, Sweet Potatoes, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Potato Protein, Natural Flavor, Flaxseed Oil, Salmon Oil, Apples, Blueberries, Inulin (from chicory root), Gelatin, Salt, Organic Dried Alfalfa Meal, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Proteinate, Sodium Selenite, Cobalt Carbonate), Choline Chloride, Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin A Acetate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Thiamine Mononitrate), Dried Bacillius coagulans Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product.


Pregnant or nursing females may consume two or three times the recommended amount per day. For adult dogs, we recommend feeding 75% of the recommended amount for puppies 16-52 weeks of age. TRANSITIONING: Gradually mix in the new food over a 5 – 7 day period, increasing the amount of Merrick Lil Plates Grain Free Puppy Real Chicken & Sweet Potato Recipe each day.

Calorie Content

3,602 kcal/kg or 397 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).