THE PROTEIN-RICH DIET
YOUR DOG WOULD DISCOVER IN THE WILD.
Backcountry means back to nature. It’s an all-natural, grain-free ancestral diet packed with the protein dogs crave and loaded with the nutrients they need. It mixes protein-rich kibble with freeze-dried raw pieces of real meat, poultry or fish—all with a texture and taste so delicious, your dog will go wild for it.Backcountry is best for all life stages and all breed sizes.PROTEIN-PACKED KIBBLE + REAL WHOLE PIECES OF FREEZE-DRIED RAW MEAT
Freeze dried raw meat, safely processed for a convenient and nutritious option for those pet parents interested in a raw-style diet.#1 INGREDIENT: DEBONED MEAT, FISH OR POULTRY
Leading levels of high quality proteins for healthy energy levels, easier digestibility and the great taste your dog will love.OMEGA FATTY ACIDS FROM SALMON OIL
Leading levels to help support healthy skin and a smooth, shiny coat.EXOTIC PROTEIN BLENDS
Exotic proteins including rabbit, venison and salmon rich in amino acids to provide the building blocks for muscle growth and maintenance.
All of Merrick's Hero’s Banquet recipes celebrate and call attention to the work of their partner K9s For Warriors, whose mission is pairing specially trained rescue dogs with veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disability.
Merrick Backcountry Hero’s Banquet Stew is packed with the things your dog loves to eat. This grain free chunky stew has big pieces of real deboned meat, fresh-cut vegetables and a hearty gravy.
- Real deboned beef is always the first ingredient. This high quality protein helps build and maintain healthy muscle tissue and energy levels.
- Complete and balanced nutrition with vitamins and minerals that adds moisture and variety to your dog’s diet.
- Grain free and made without corn, wheat, soy or gluten for a wholesome recipe.
- All Merrick recipes are crafted in our Hereford, TX kitchen and cooked in the USA, in facilities that uphold strict FDA guidelines.
Deboned Beef, Beef Broth, Turkey Broth, Green Beans, Carrots, Deboned Lamb, Dried Egg Product, Dried Peas, Beef Liver, Potato Starch, Natural Flavor, Dried Potatoes, Calcium Carbonate, Salt, Sodium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Minerals (Zinc Amino Acid Complex, Iron Amino Acid Complex, Manganese Amino Acid Complex, Copper Amino Acid Complex, Potassium Iodate, Cobalt Glucoheptonate, Sodium Selenite), Vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, d-Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Supplement, Niacin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Folic Acid, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Thiamine Mononitrate), Sunflower Oil, Flaxseed Oil, Potassium Chloride, Salmon Oil, Guar Gum, Gelatin, Cinnamon, Caramel Color, Xanthan Gum, Yucca Schidigera Extract.GUARANTEED ANALYSIS:
Crude protein (min.)8%Crude fat (min.)3%Crude fiber (max.)2.5%Moisture (max.)81%Merrick Backcountry Hero's Banquet Stew Dog Food is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for All Life Stages except for growth of large size dogs (70 lbs or more as an adult).
*If an item has an *, this nutrient is not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Nutrient Profiles.