Merrick Backcountry - Raw Infused Grain Free Puppy Recipe (12lbs)


Brand Merrick

Merrick Backcountry is an all-natural, grain free ancestral canine diet packed with protein that dogs crave. Merrick Backcountry Raw Infused kibble recipes deliver a perfect combination of protein-rich, grain free kibble plus real, whole pieces of raw, freeze-dried meat. They provide your active dog the nutritional benefits of a raw diet they would have discovered in the wild, now in a safe and convenient recipe that’s easy to serve.

Like all Merrick recipes, Merrick Backcountry is made in the USA in Merrick’s own organically certified kitchens. Recipes contain no ingredients from China.

Merrick Backcountry Raw Infused Grain Free Pacific Catch Dry Dog Food is available in three sizes only, 4lbs, 12lbs and 22lbs.


Deboned Chicken, Chicken Meal, Sweet Potatoes, Potatoes, Peas, Natural Flavor, Turkey Meal, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols), Potato Protein, Deboned Salmon, Chicken Liver, Apples, Blueberries, Gelatin, Organic Alfalfa, Salmon Oil (source of Omega 3 fatty acids), Salt, Minerals (Zinc Sulfate, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Amino Acid Complex, Sodium Selenite), 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), Choline Chloride, Yucca Schidigera Extract, Dried Lactobacillus plantarum Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus casei Fermentation Product, Dried Enterococcus faecium Fermentation Product, Dried Lactobacillus acidophilus Fermentation Product, Rosemary Extract.

Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein (min) 30%
Crude Fat (min) 12%
Crude Fiber (max) 3.5%
Moisture (min) 11%
Omega-6 fatty acid* (min) 3%
Omega-3 fatty acid* (min) 0.3%

Feeding Guide:

3 277 3/4 cup
6 466 1-1/3 cups
10 684 2 cups
15 927 2-2/3 cups
20 1151 3-1/3 cups
30 1560 4-1/2 cups
40 1935 5-1/2 cups
50 2288 6-1/2 cups
3 222 2/3 cup
6 373 1 cup
10 547 1-1/2 cups
15 742 2-1/4 cups
20 921 2-2/3 cups
30 1248 3-1/2 cups
40 1548 4-1/2 cups
50 1830 5-1/4 cups
60 2099 6 cups
70 2356 6-3/4 cups
80 2604 7-1/2 cups

Transitioning: Gradually mix in the new food over a 5-7 day period, increasing the amount of Backcountry Puppy Recipe each day.

Merrick Backcountry Puppy Recipe Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages

3,488 kcal/kg or 350 kcal/cup ME (metabolizable energy) on an as-fed basis (calculated).