Small dogs need more than just a small kibble. They need more energy than big dogs, and they have a shorter and more intense growth period. Plus, they typically live longer than large dogs, and have a more finicky appetite. Royal Canin MINI formulas are designed to meet the specific needs of small dogs throughout every stage of their life. Small dogs have very distinct physiological traits such as jaw size, bone structure, digestive systems, and high energy requirements which can benefit from specialized nutrition. Helps maintain digestive health Supports high energy needs Kibble helps reduce tartar formation Supports healthy immune system 100% Complete and Balanced Nutrition 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed MINI PUPPY is for puppies (adult weight between 9 and 22lb) up to 10 months. Kibble Proven kibble technology helps reduce the formation of tartar.