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Iams® Premium Protection™ Mature Adult

Recommended For: Adult Dogs 7+ years Rating: Buy Now
The Most Advanced Iams Nutrition for a Lifetime of Love.
Iams is deeply committed to enhancing the well-being of dogs and cats for a lifetime of love with your pet. It is this commitment that inspired Iams nutritionists to work closely with veterinarians and create the ultimate Iams food for all your dog's nutritional needs. The result is Iams Premium Protection.
The nutrient-rich chicken by-product meal in Iams Premium Protection is an excellent source of protein. It naturally contains minerals and amino acids essential to dogs. Our products contain only highly refined chicken by-product meal, which has enhanced quality and nutritional value.
This Iams Premium Protection formula has PreBiotics that work inside the digestive tract to promote healthy digestion and strong defenses.
Iams Premium Protection Senior Dog Features:
Premium Protection is precisely formulated using only our highest-quality ingredients, further enhanced with:
  • Advanced 2-part fiber system, includes FOS and beet pulp, for healthy digestion
  • Beta-carotene and vitamin E, to help boost the immune system of your older dog to healthy adult levels
  • High levels of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate
  • Iams Daily Dental Care™ to reduce tartar buildup by up to 50% (as tested in Iams Proactive Health Chunks)
  • High levels of protein for muscle maintenance for older dogs
  • Enhanced with L-Carnitine to help burn fat and keep dogs at a healthy weight
Premium Protection is Iams' Most Advanced Nutrition, Built from Iams' Highest-Quality Ingredients. Guaranteed?
Iams Dog Foods offer a 100% guarantee.


Chicken By-Product Meal (Natural source of Chondroitin Sulfate and Glucosamine), Corn Meal, Ground Whole Grain Sorghum, Ground Whole Grain Barley, Chicken, Fish Meal, Dried Beet Pulp, Brewers Rice, Chicken Fat (preserved with mixed Tocopherols, a source of Vitamin E), Dried Egg Product, Chicken Flavor, Brewers Dried Yeast, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Flax Meal, Sodium Hexametaphosphate, Fructooligosaccharides, Salt, Choline Chloride, Fish Oil (preserved with mixed Tocopherols, a source of Vitamin E), Vitamin E Supplement, Dried Chicken Cartilage (Natural source of Chondroitin Sulfate and Glucosamine), Minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Potassium Iodide, Cobalt Carbonate), DL-Methionine, Vitamins (Ascorbic Acid, Vitamin A Acetate, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Thiamine Mononitrate (source of vitamin B1), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Niacin, Riboflavin Supplement (source of vitamin B2), Inositol, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride (source of vitamin B6), Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Beta-Carotene, L-Carnitine, Citric Acid, Rosemary Extract.

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein, minimum
Crude Fat, minimum
Crude Fat, maximum
Crude Fiber, maximum
Moisture, maximum
Vitamin E, minimum
250 IU/kg
Beta-Carotene, minimum
10 mg/kg*
L-Carnitine, minimum
40 mg/kg*
Docosahexaenoic Acid, minimum
Omega-6 Fatty Acids, minimum
Omega-3 Fatty Acids, minimum
Glucosamine, minimum
400 mg/kg*
Chondroitin Sulfate, minimum
40 mg/kg*

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

Feeding Guidelines

Weight :3 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :1/4 - 1/2 cups
Weight :10 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :3/4 - 1 cups
Weight :20 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :1 1/4 - 1 1/2 cups
Weight :30 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :1 1/2 - 1 3/4 cups
Weight :40 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :2 - 2 1/4 cups
Weight :50 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :2 1/4 - 2 1/2 cups
Weight :60 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :2 1/2 - 2 3/4 cups
Weight :70 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :2 3/4 - 3 cups
Weight :80 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :3 - 3 1/4 cups
Weight :100 lbs
Maintenance -Feed Daily :3 3/4 - 4 cups
These guideline amounts are a starting point and your dog may need more food depending on age, activity and temperament. In order to reach optimal body condition, you may need to adjust food intake. This chart represents the total recommended volume of food per day. You should divide the total recommended feeding amount by the number of times you feed your dog per day to get the actual portion size per feeding.
  • Remember to have clean, fresh water available for your dog at all times.
  • Recommended for dogs older than seven years.
  • When introducing Iams Dog Food, gradually mix it with your dog's current food over the course of 4 days.


3461 kcal/kg, 336.16 Kcal/cup

expand good for older dog with 3 legs

 Shira, 01/06/2013

Our vet recommended the senior variety, as our 13+ pound 10 year-old Chihuahua has always been fed IAMS,


 foxberry, 01/28/2011

We have a 12 year old Rotweiller mix, and she started having joint problems due to authritis. We have

expand Premium Protection Senior

 NurseNancy, 01/27/2011

My dog is an 8 year old Chocolate Lab and one of our family. I have always been worried about her health