Raw Frozen Calculator For Dogs

Northwest Naturals Feeding Calculators

Raw Frozen Diets for Dogs

EXAMPLE:  If you have a 15 pound dog at moderate activity (2.5%), feed 6 ounces (1.275 cups) of NWN Raw Frozen Diet a day.  Or 3 ounces (0.64 cups) per meal for 2 meals a day.


EXAMPLE:  For a 2 kilo puppy at %5 activity (for puppies), should have 0.05 kg per meal for 2 meals a day.


Feeding Percentages

  • 2.00% = Low Activity
  • 2.5 – 3% = Moderate Activity
  • 3.50% = Weight Gain
  • 4.00% = Juniors 3 – 12 months
  • 4.5 – 6% = Puppies 3 – 12 weeks
  • 4.5 – 8% = Lactating Females

Always remember for weight loss – feed your pet the amount for ideal weight.


Raw Frozen Nuggets for Dogs

Feeding Guidelines

Each nugget weighs approximately 0.2 oz – 5 nuggets to an ounce
Approximately 480 Nuggets per bag – some bags will vary
For exact weight it is suggested you use a scale as the size of the nuggets may vary.

Recommended – split the amount into 2 feedings per day
All amounts listed are guidelines

Dog Wtouncesouncesouncesouncesouncesounces
*2%*2.5% – *3%*3.5%*4.5 – 6%*4%*4.5 – *8%
low activitymoderate activityweight gainpuppy 3-12wksjunior 3-12moslactating female
5 lb1.6 oz2 oz – 2.4 oz2.8 oz3.6 oz – 4.8 oz3.2 oz3.6 oz – 6.4 oz
10 lb3.2 oz4 oz – 4.8 oz5.6 oz7.2 oz – 9.6 oz6.4 oz7.2 oz – 12.8 oz
25 lb8 oz10 oz – 12 oz14 oz18 oz – 24 0z16 oz18 oz – 32 oz
50 lb16 oz20 oz – 24 oz28 oz36 oz – 48 oz32 oz36 oz – 64 oz
75 lb24 oz30 oz – 36 oz42 oz54 oz – 72 oz48 oz54 oz – 96 oz

Northwest Naturals Nuggets weigh approximately .2 ounces each = approximately 5 nuggets per ounce.
For exact weight it is suggested you use a scale. The size and density of the nuggets will vary per recipe.
*Calculations are based on percentage of body weight, age and activity level.
The above Feeding Guidelines are approximate as every pet has different metabolic requirements.
To Feed: Simply thaw your pet’s meal portion at room temperature for 10 – 20 minutes or in your refrigerator overnight
in a covered container. Keep unused portion frozen.
Transition Feeding: When transitioning your dog to a raw diet, start by replacing 1/4 of your dogs current diet with raw.
Gradually increase the portion of raw and reduce the prior diet over the next 7 days until transition is complete.
Supplemental Feeding: Northwest Naturals can also be used in addition to your pets current diet as it provides bio-available nutrients for
optimal health. Use Northwest Naturals as a meal topper or substitute for one meal a day.


Dinner Bar for Dogs

Feeding Guidelines

Each bar is scored into 4 sections – each section is approximately 1/4lb
For exact weight it is suggested you use a scale as the score marks may not be exact.

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Dog Weight*2%*2.5% – *3%*3.5%*4.5 – *6%*4%*4.5 – *8%
average pet or weight lossmoderate activity to activeweight gainpuppy 3-12wksjunior 3-12moslactating female
5 lb1.6 oz2 oz – 2.4 oz2.8 oz3.6 oz – 4.8 oz3.2 oz3.6  oz – 7.2 oz
10 lb3.2 oz4 oz – 4.8 oz5.6 oz7.2 oz – 9.6 oz6.4 oz4.8 oz – 9.6 oz
25 lb8 oz10 oz – 12 oz14 oz18 oz – 24 oz16 oz18 oz – 36 oz
50 lb16 oz20 oz – 24 oz28 oz36 oz – 48 oz32 oz36 oz – 72 oz
75 lb24 oz30 oz – 36 oz42 oz54 oz – 72 oz48 oz54 oz – 108 oz

*Calculations are based on percentage of body weight.
1 bar = 16 oz Each bar is scored into 4 sections – each section is approximately 1/4 lb (4 oz).
For exact weight it is suggested you use a scale as the score marks may not be exact.
Recommended – split the amount into 2 feedings per day.
The above Feeding Guidelines are approximate as every pet has different metabolic requirements.
To Feed: Simply thaw your pet’s meal portion at room temperature for 10 to 20 minutes or in your refrigerator
overnight in a covered container. Keep unused portion frozen.
Transition Feeding: When transitioning your dog to a raw diet, start by replacing 1/4 of your dog’s current diet with
raw. Gradually increase the portion of raw, and reduce the prior diet over the next 7 days until transition is complete.
Supplemental Feeding: Northwest Naturals can be used in addition to your pet’s current diet as a meal topper
or substitute one meal a day.
Use the feeding guidelines for amount needed for meal substitution according to your pet’s weight.


Raw Frozen Chubs for Dogs

Feeding Guidelines

Recommended – split the amount into 2 feedings per day
All amounts listed are guidelines

Dog Wtouncesouncesouncesouncesouncesounces
*2%*2.5% – *3%*3.5%*4.5 – 6%*4%*4.5 – *8%
low activitymoderate activityweight gainpuppy 3-12wksjunior 3-12moslactating female
5 lb1.6 oz2 oz – 2.4 oz2.8 oz3.6 oz – 4.8 oz3.2 oz3.6 oz – 6.4 oz
10 lb3.2 oz4 oz – 4.8 oz5.6 oz7.2 oz – 9.6 oz6.4 oz7.2 oz – 12.8 oz
25 lb8 oz10 oz – 12 oz14 oz18 oz – 24 0z16 oz18 oz – 32 oz
50 lb16 oz20 oz – 24 oz28 oz36 oz – 48 oz32 oz36 oz – 64 oz
75 lb24 oz30 oz – 36 oz42 oz54 oz – 72 oz48 oz54 oz – 96 oz

For exact weight it is suggested you use a scale. *Calculations are based on percentage of body weight.
Recommended – split the amount into 2 feedings per day. All amounts listed are guidelines.
The above Feeding Guidelines are approximate as every pet has different metabolic requirements.
To Feed: Place the Chubs in a glass container, in the refrigerator.
Chubs will thaw in approximately 24 – 36 hours.
For Quick Thaw: Place chub in sink and cover with cold water – the chub will thaw in approximately
2 hours. Always keep the unused portion refrigerated.
Transition Feeding: When transitioning your dog to a raw diet, start by replacing 1/4 of your dogs
current diet with raw. Gradually increase the portion of raw, and reduce the old diet, over the next
7 days until complete transition.
Supplemental Feeding: Northwest Naturals can also be used in addition to your pet’s current diet.
It provides bio-available nutrients for optimal health. Use Northwest Naturals as a meal topper or
substitute one meal a day.
Use feeding guidelines for amounts to be used for meal substitution according to your pet’s weight.