Home > Products for puppies > Golden Formula Filhotes Carne e Arroz Mini Bits (Golden Formula – Beef and Rice Flavor with Mini-Bits – for Puppies)
Golden Formula Filhotes Carne e Arroz Mini Bits Beef and Rice Flavor with Mini-Bits - for Puppies)

Golden Formula – Beef and Rice Flavor with Mini-Bits – for Puppies is formulated based on the most modern nutrition concepts.

It presents adequate-size grains for smaller pets, making it easier for them to bite and chew.

It is a complete Premium Special food that provides the ideal level of all the nutrients that puppies need to grow strong and healthy.
That’s why no supplement is recommended.

Complete Nutrition Feeding Guide Recommendations Content The Ideal Quantity
  • Oral health

    helps prevent tartar build-up.

  • Feces odor reduction

    Because of carefully selected ingredients that help reduce stool odor.

  • Intestinal health

    It has a combination of highly digestible nutrients and natural fibers.

  • Healthy Growth

    It contains docosahexaenoic acid (dha) and high-quality protein.

The introduction of any new product needs to be gradual and progressive. For a perfect adaptation of the digestive system, we suggest the following program:

1st Day 2nd Day 3rd Day 4th Day 5th Day 6th Day 7th Day
Golden Formula 20% 20% 40% 40% 60% 80% 100%
Previous food 80% 80% 60% 60% 40% 20% 0%

Golden Formula - Beef and Rice Flavor with Mini-Bits - for Puppies is recommended for puppies of smaller breeds, from weaning to the first year of age. As it is a complete, balanced, nutrient-rich food, we recommend no type of vitamin or mineral supplement.

Meat meal, poultry offal meal, corn gluten meal (60*), ground whole corn*, rice grits**, beet pulp, defatted rice bran, chicken fat, pork fat, fish oil, hydrolyzed pork and chicken, propionic acid, antioxidants BHA/BHT***, potassium chloride, sodium chloride, Yucca extract (0.04%), sodium hexametaphosphate (0.1%), sugarcane dried yeast, bentonite, vitamin A, vitamin B12, vitamin C, vitamin D3, vitamin E, vitamin K3, folic acid, pantothenic acid, biotin, choline chloride, niacin, pyridoxine, riboflavin, thiamine, potassium iodide, selenium-methionine, copper sulfate, iron sulfate, manganese sulfate, zinc sulfate.

*It contains GMO corn and corn gluten meal-60 (gene-donor species: Bacillus thuringiensis, Agrobacterium tumefaciens, Streptomyces viridochromogenes, and Zea mays).
** Rice grits are broken (by accident or on purpose) rice grains.
*** Butylated hydroxyanisole and butylated hydroxytoluene, respectively.

Guaranteed Analysis
Moisture Mín 10% Máx 100g/kg
Crude Protein Mín 27% Máx 270g/kg
Ethereal Extracts Mín 12% Máx 120g/kg
Ash Mín 8,00% Máx 80g/kg
Crude Fiber Mín 3,25% Máx 32,5g/kg
Calcium Min 1,60% Máx 16,0g/kg
Calcium Min 0,90% Máx 9000g/kg
Phosphorous Mín 0,80% Máx 8000mg/kg
Sodium Mín 0,20% Máx 2000mg/kg
Potassium Mín 0,50% Máx 5000 mg/kg
Omega 6 Mín 2,00% Máx 20g/kg
Omega 3 Mín 0,15% Máx 1500mg/kg
EPA+DHA Mín 0,06% Máx 600mg/kg
Metabolizable Energy 3819kca/kg
Golden Formula Filhotes Carne e Arroz Mini Bits (Golden Formula - Beef and Rice Flavor with Mini-Bits - for Puppies)
Current weight?
Você sabe o peso adulto esperado?
Offers gourmet?
Guiding Value: the energy needs of your dog/cat may vary depending in its size, breed, lineage, sex, temperament and lifestyle. If in doubt, consult a veterinarian.
Meet other foods from the same line
Show Foods for
  • Adults
  • Puppies
Know more about our lines of dog food and cookies
  • Super Premium
  • Premium special
Premier Gourmet
Logo Golden Seleção Natural
Premium Or Super Premium

All foods will feed animals, but not all help to maintain health, quality of life and beauty because they don’t have the same properties. What changes in these categories?

  • Comparative Chart
  • Premium foods in Brazil


Premium/Premium Special

Super Premium

Origin The 70's decade The 80's decade The 90's decade (PremieRpet® was the Pioneer producing in Brazil)
Minimal More complete and balanced formulas with nutritional levels above the recommended minimum More complete, concentrated formulas with optimal nutritional levels
Ingredients Low cost and low quality ingredients Good quality nutritional raw materials Maximum quality raw materials and special ingredients that promote extra health benefits
Formula Variable Non-variable Non-variable
Consumption, absorption and volume of stools High consumption, low absorption and poorly-formed stools in large amounts Intermediate consumption, good absorption and smaller, firm, easy-to-pick up stools Smaller consumption between the categories, maximum absorption and smaller, firm, easy-to-pick up stools
Focus Low cost Cost-benefit Promotes health, longevity and quality of life

The first industrialized foods that showed up in Brazil in the 1970s were the products that are currently referred to as “combat line”. Although they’ve been around for a long tim, they conserve the same characteristics: minimal nutritional levels, low cost, low quality ingredients, variable formula (which means that in the absence of one of the ingredients, or the rise in its price, the manufacturers replace it with another of similar quality, which can cause diarrhea, in addition to the bad digestion of the food) and vegetable sources of protein and fat.

The combat line is commercialized mainly in non-specialized channels (supermarkets for example) at extremely accessible prices. However, they are foods of a low nutritional density, making the animal ingest larger quantities to feel satisfied and get the minimal needed ingredients out of the product, which presents a disadvantageous cost-benefit ratio.

In the 1980s, more elaborate products appeared, known as the Premium type, with higher nutritional levels than the combat variety, more palatable (tastier) and with a bit more rigor in quality control and raw materials. Nevertheless, it followed the same nutritional philosophy of the variable formula and was made up mostly of ingredients of vegetable origin. In addition, differentials such as colorants and artificial "culinary" flavorings were introduced besides formats that aimed to be pleasing only to the eyes of the owners of cats and dogs, without adding any nutritional value to the food.

The Super Premium foods date from the 1990s, and PremieRpet® was a pioneer in launching this line in Brazil. It presents the most recent nutritional advances and modern production technology adding high quality ingredients, in addition t nutritional supplements which offer more quality of life to the animal in the long term, and consequently more longevity. They are mainly sold through the specialized channels (veterinary clinics, pet shops and pet food stores), present high nutritional value and focus on the quality of ingredients and performance of animals in the diverse stages of life. The Super Premium foods present a better cost-benefit ratio because they provide high digestibility and energetic density allowing for high nutritional quality, besides a smaller ingestion of food. In addition to this, they reduce the risk of nutritional disease throughout the lives of dogs and cats.

Did you know?

Super Premium foods present the highest levels of nutrition, covering not only the minimum nutritional requirements set forth by the Conselho de Nutrição Animal do NRC (National Research Council) and the AAFCO, but also the most demanding physiological conditions, such as reproduction, training and the recovery of pathological conditions of dogs and cats. The optimal nutritional levels must be balanced between the minimum and maximum nutritional levels as presented by the AAFCO (Association of American Feed Control Officials); These levels are determined by live research, that seek optimal coat conditions, muscle development and above all, optimal performance in reproduction and the immune system.