Pregnant mothers require a food that meets specific nutritional needs during pregnancy and nursing. In the final 3-4 weeks of pregnancy, the weight and size of the puppies will increase drastically and your dog will require an increased amount of food to support hits. After the birth, energy and minerals will be required of milk production during nursing, so your dog will need 2-3 times its usual requirements. Royal Canin Mini Starter Mother Babydog contains an increased energy content from a special Start Complex: a special mix of nutrients from mother’s milk. Special additives help to support digestion, the immune system and natural bodily defences. When your puppy reaches the weaning phase, Royal Canin Mini Starter Mother Babydog can help with the move to solid foods. The small, tasty kibble pieces are easy to soften into a pulp consistency, ensuring your puppy takes on plenty of nutrients. Royal Canin Mini Starter Mother Babydog provides the unique nutritional solution to meet the needs of mothers and puppies in the first five life cycles: pregnancy, birth, nursing, weaning and the first growth phase up to 2 months. Royal Canin Mini Starter Mother Babydog at a glance: Dry food for mothers and puppies (up to 2 months) of small breeds (up to 10kg) Optimum for mothers and puppies Start Complex for strong immune system and healthy digestion, supports during pregnancy/nursing as well as puppies, and optimum nutrient intake with softening. Unique nutritional solution Small, easy to soften kibble pieces that create a tasty pulp for puppies moving onto solid foods, to satisfy mother and puppy appetites. Support in the first life stages: pregnancy, birth, nursing, weaning and initial growth in the first 2 months For pregnant and nursing mothers: adapted nutrient profile with increased nutrients and energy For puppies: optimum for weaning from 4 weeks Start Complex: ingredients from mother’s milk with nutrients and special additives to support digestion, immune system and defences Royal Canin Quality Guarantee All Royal Canin products undergo comprehensive quality controls to ensure your pet’s food is of the highest standard and that individual needs as well as lifestyle are accounted for. This means that Royal Canin Puppy offers your young dog high-quality, balanced nutrition. Complete and balanced combination: This Royal Canin food provides your puppy with the perfect combination of wet and dry food for healthy, balanced nutrition. It consists of crunchy kibble and tender chunks in sauce. Why not try to delicate meaty pieces as a delicious topping to kibble? It is available in different sizes for small, medium and large puppies. It also helps to support your puppy’s teeth, guaranteeing optimum nutrition adapted to meet special needs.