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Nutro Ultra Small Breed Adult Dry Dog Food Review

Nutro Ultra Small Breed Adult Dry Dog Food Review

Our Recommendation

Nutro‘s Ultra Holistic Superfood Blend mixes premium lean proteins, antioxidant-rich fruits, and vegetables to their formula. Catered to small breeds, extra-small and toy breeds, Nutro’s formula contains whole grains that are nutrient-dense and provide nourishment to your dogs.

When perusing through the ingredients, you’ll notice whole grains, natural and holistic elements, and optimal amino acids added to the formula.  Nutro Ultra Holistic Superfood Blend is tailored to adult dogs maintaining them in good health.  Its key benefits include:

  • Farm-raised chicken, pasture-fed lamb, and salmon are the three lean proteins in the formula.
  • Amino Acids promote strong, lean muscles.
  • The formula promotes a lustrous coat and healthy skin.
  • Sunflower Oil with Linoleic Acid penetrates the skin to give your pup a lustrous and healthy coat.
  • There are no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives.
  • Nutro manufactures its own formula and only use natural ingredients they buy and are able to track to their suppliers.


Chicken, Chicken Meal, Whole Brown Rice, Brewers Rice, Rice Bran, Chicken Fat (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Lamb Meal, Salmon Meal, Natural Flavor, Pea Protein, Sunflower Oil (preserved with Mixed Tocopherols), Whole Flaxseed, Dried Plain Beet Pulp, Whole Grain Oatmeal, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, Salt, Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid (preservatives), Dried Coconut, Whole Chia Seed, Dried Egg Product, Tomato Pomace, Dried Kale, Dried Pumpkin, Dried Spinach, Dried Blueberries, Dried Apples, Dried Carrots, Zinc Sulfate, Niacin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin E Supplement, Iron Amino Acid Chelate, D-Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement (Vitamin B2), Selenium Yeast, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Copper Amino Acid Chelate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (Vitamin B6), Manganese Amino Acid Chelate, Vitamin A Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate (Vitamin B1), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid, Rosemary Extract.

Nutritional Analysis

Pet food ingredients, nutritional values, and the way they are labeled for consumers are monitored by several organizations in the United States including the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the NGO, Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO).

Feeding Amounts

Nutro provides a feeding chart that serves as a guide to feeding your dog. Make sure to always have fresh, clean water next to your dog’s food bowl.

Weight of Dog Daily Feeding (cups)
10 LBS 3/4
15 LBS 1
20 LBS 1 1/3
25 LBS 1 2/3

The Bottom Line

Scout Knows gives four paws up to Nutro’s Ultra Small Breed Adult Dry Dog Food. With its unique blend of 15 high-quality animal protein, whole grains, and seeds, fruits, and vegetables, little dogs will be happy strong pups.

If you have an adult small, extra small and a toy breed, Nutro Ultra Small Breed Adult Dry Dog Food might be a good choice. However, make sure to consult your dog’s veterinarian prior to feeding your dog a new diet.

If you like another option dog food for your small dog, check out our review for Eukanuba Small Bites Adult Dry Dog Food.