Dry Junior Dog Food - Chicken

3kg Australian Made. Slow Cooked.

This Australian made, slow chicken chicken recipe has all the nutrients they need to grow, play, sleep, and thrive through every junior stage.

Specially formulated for large breed sized puppies from weaning, as well as small-medium sized breeds from 6 months until 2 years of age.

For small-medium sized breed puppies we recommend feeding VitaPet Puppy Food from weaning until 6 months of age.

Your large breed puppy or adolescent small or medium pup needs a complete food solution that supports them through each stage of their doggie development. That’s why VitaPet has worked with our vets to create this dry dog food for junior puppies; deliciously balanced biscuits that has all the nutrients they need to grow, play, and ‘live their best lives’ through every junior stage.

Our Australian-made, slow cooked chicken recipe has everything your cheeky pooch needs and is made with real chicken and quality ingredients so you know you’re giving them the best.

Formulated to provide balanced energy for controlled nourishment through their growth spurt and transition into adulthood, this nutritious and complete food is pawfect for every breed and size, every day of the week.

  • High quality proteins, to help them develop strong healthy muscles
  • Omega-3 fatty acids from fish oil, which supports their brain development
  • With fish oil, zinc, and biotin for a healthy, shiny, glossy coat
  • A natural source of chondroitin and omega-3 fatty acids to build healthy joints



VitaPet Large Breed Puppy & Junior is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles for all life stages including growth of large size dogs (30kg or more as an adult).

Chicken meal, oats, field peas, barley, chicken fat, chickpeas, faba beans, natural chicken flavour, essential vitamins, minerals & amino acids (see table), plant cellulose, fish oil, sweet potato, beet pulp, natural antioxidants, green-lipped mussel, Yucca schidigera extract


Added Essential Vitamins Added Essential Minerals Added Essential Amino Acids
Choline Sodium DL-Methionine
Vitamin E Calcium Tryptophan
Vitamin C Phosphorus  
Pantothenic Acid Potassium  
Niacin Chloride  
Riboflavin Zinc  
Thiamine Iron  
Vitamin A Copper  
Vitamin B6 Manganese  
Folic Acid Iodine  
Vitamin B12 Selenium  
Vitamin D    


*not recognised as an essential nutrient in the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

Crude Protein 27% (min.)
Fat 14% (min.)
Crude Fibre 6% (max.)
Moisture (max) 10% (max.)
Calcium (Ca) 1.1% (min.)
Phosphorus (P) 1% (min.)
Calorie Content (Calculated) 3,550 kcal ME/kg


Typical Ash = 6-7%

Ideal feeding quantities may vary by breed, age, activity level, body condition and neutering status, so the following is a guide only. Adjust to suit your puppy's needs.


  Expected Future Adult Weight (kg)
Current Age Small breed Medium breed Large breed
5 10 15 20 30 40 50 60
Grams Per Day
6 weeks VitaPet Puppy Food recommended* 253 292 304 328
10 weeks 292 340 397 430
3 months 316 390 474 545
4 months 360 443 524 600
5 months 426 528 622 710
6 months 117 212 288 357 485 600 707 810
8 months 100 172 250 316 452 565 708 816
10 months 122 152 207 257 384 493 620 720
12 months 122 152 204 252 346 460 565 653
14 months 122 206 280 346 344 425 510 586
18 months 122 206 280 346 470 493 505 580
Over 22 months** 122 206 280 346 470 582 543 623


* For Small and Medium breed puppies up to the age of 5 months we recommend feeding VitaPet Dry Puppy Food. VitaPet Junior Puppy Food is formulated for small & medium breed puppies over 6 months of age, and for large breed puppies from weaning. 

** We recommend transitioning all puppies to Adult Dog Food by the age of 24 months. Click here for more information on when to transition your puppy to adult dog food.

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How much Dry Junior Dog Food - Chicken
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RRP for a 0kg bag*
Weighing your pet's daily portion is best, and where possible adjust their feeding according to any changes in weight or activity levels.
If you're using a cup measure, then 1 metric cup = approximately 125g of kibble.

* RRP based on the standard retail price.

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Chicken Junior Food

Protein-rich diet for building your puppy’s muscles and strength.