Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Optimal Care® Original

Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Optimal Care® cat food provides Precisely balanced, easy-to-digest nutrition for a visible difference guaranteed or your money back.

  • Nutrition to improve skin & coat in 30 days*
  • Clinically proven antioxidant benefits
  • No artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives


*vs previously feed grocery food

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Product Details

  • Benefits Nutrient How It Works
    Healthy skin & shiny coat Omega-6 fatty acids Exclusive blend of omega-6 fatty acids and other nutrients nourish your cats skin and coat
    Healthy immune system Vitamins C + E Clinically proven antioxidant blend with vitamins C + E to help support a healthy immune system
    Digestibility Natural High Quality Ingredients Natural, high quality, easy-to-digest ingredients with no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives for a flavorful, nutritious meal

    Clinically proven nutrition that can transform your pet’s life.

    Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Optimal Care® cat food provides Precisely balanced, easy-to-digest nutrition for a visible difference guaranteed or your money back.

    • Nutrition to improve skin & coat in 30 days*
    • Clinically proven antioxidant benefits
    • No artificial colors, flavors, or preservatives


    *vs previously feed grocery food


    Recommended For:

    Adult cats 1 -- 6 years of age.


    Not Recommended For:

    Kittens, pregnant or nursing cats.
    During pregnancy or nursing, cats should be switched to Science Diet® Kitten Healthy Development or Science Diet® Kitten.


    Additional Info:

    Great tasting natural* nutrition for a long, happy life. With soft purrs and even softer nuzzles, you and your cat have a thing all your own. Because every moment you spend together is special, we strive to give you more of them. With natural ingredients and the right nutrients, Hill's Science Diet is precisely prepared to offer your cat the nutrition she needs for lifelong health and happiness.

    We make every bag of our dry cat food in our own US facilities with highest quality natural* ingredients from North America, Europe and New Zealand. These ingredients must meet our strict requirements for purity and nutrient content, which exceed industry standards.

    You can make a difference in the lives of shelter pets. With every purchase of Science Diet you help feed over 100,000 homeless pets every day, 365 days a year.
    Learn more at hillsfoodshelterlove.com

    *plus vitamins, minerals and amino acids


    Other Products to Consider

    Science Diet® is available in a wide variety of foods for your cat's unique needs. Canned cat food is available from Science Diet® in several flavors that your cat will love.


  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    HELPFUL TIPS

    • Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
    • New to this food? Mix increasing amounts of your pet's new food with decreasing amounts of the old food over a 7-day period.
    • Keep fresh water available at all times!
    • Your pet's nutritional needs may change as they age. Ask your vet at every checkup.
    • Science Diet is available in a wide variety of dry and canned foods for your pet's unique needs.
    • To prevent suffocation, keep the packaging out of the reach of pets and children.

    Adult maintenance

    Weight of Cat Amount per Day
    4 lb (1,8 kg) 1/4 cup (30 g)
    5 lb (2,3 kg) 1/3 cup (40 g)
    8 lb (3,6 kg) 1/2 cup (65 g)
    10 lb (4,5 kg) 1/2 cup (65 g)
    12 lb (5,4 kg) 5/8 cup (80 g)
    14 lb (6,4 kg) 2/3 cup (85 g)
    16 lb (7,3 kg) 3/4 cup (95 g)

    Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Optimal Care® Original is formulated to meet the nutritional levels established by the AAFCO Cat Food Nutrient Profiles for maintenance of adult cats.
  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Chicken, Whole Grain Wheat, Corn Gluten Meal, Pork Fat, Chicken Meal, Dried Beet Pulp, Brown Rice, Chicken Liver Flavor, Calcium Sulfate, Lactic Acid, Potassium Chloride, Fish Oil, Soybean Oil, Iodized Salt, Choline Chloride, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Taurine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Oat Fiber, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene, Apples, Broccoli, Carrots, Cranberries, Green Peas.

  • Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    4044 kcal/kg (504 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient Dry Matter1
    %
    Protein 34.7
    Fat 21.9
    Crude Fiber 1.7
    Carbohydrate / NFE 35.0
    Calcium 0.90
    Phosphorous 0.68
    Sodium 0.45
    Potassium 0.85
    Magnesium 0.085
    Taurine 0.23
    Vitamin C 108 ppm
    Vitamin E 729 IU/kg
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.53
    Total Omega-6 FA 4.36

    References

    1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.
    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Optimal Care® Original contains 1.0 oz. by weight.


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