Just like the human epidemic, almost 50% of the pet population is overweight. Even a little extra weight can impact the pets quality of life and relationship with family because that extra weight can reduce play time, impact mobility and affect the lifelong general health of your dog.
Hill's nutritionists & veterinarians developed Prescription Diet® Metabolic clinical nutrition specially formulated to support your dog's weight management. In fact, 88% of pets lost weight at home in 2 months with the nutrition of Metabolic.
How it works:
- A synergistic blend of ingredients
- Unique fiber blend from fruits and vegetables
- Powerful antioxidants
How it helps:
- Naturally works with your pet's unique metabolism
- Helps avoid weight regain after weight loss
- Helps your pet feel full & satisfied between meals
- Supports vitality & holistic health
- S+OXSHIELDTM: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals
Hill's® Prescription Diet® Metabolic Canine provides all the nutrition your dog needs during weight loss and maintenance. Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Prescription Diet® foods can help your dog to continue to enjoy a happy and active life.
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INGREDIENTS: Water, Pork Liver, Carrots, Green Peas, Rice, Powdered Cellulose, Corn Starch, Wheat Gluten, Chicken, Flaxseed, Dried Tomato Pomace, Chicken Liver Flavor, Coconut Oil, Potassium Alginate, Calcium Chloride, Egg Flavor, Calcium Lactate, Fish Oil, Dicalcium Phosphate<(>,<)> Guar Gum, Lipoic Acid, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Ascorbic Acid (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (source of Vitamin K), Vitamin B12 Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Folic Acid<(>,<)> Vitamin D3 Supplement) <(>,<)> L-Lysine, Potassium Citrate, Iodized Salt, Taurine, minerals (Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate<(>,<)> Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate), L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene
Using 12.5 oz (354 g) can
|Ideal Weight of Dog||Weight loss||Weight Control|
|5 lb (2,3 kg)||1/2 Can||7/8 Can|
|10 lb (4,5 kg)||1 Can||1 1/3 Can|
|15 lb (6,8 kg)||1 1/4 Can||2 Can|
|20 lb (9,1 kg)||1 1/2 Can||2 1/3 Can|
|30 lb (14 kg)||2 Can||3 1/4 Can|
|40 lb (18 kg)||2 1/2 Can||4 Can|
|50 lb (23 kg)||3 Can||4 2/3 Can|
|60 lb (27 kg)||3 1/3 Can||5 1/3 Can|
|70 lb (32 kg)||3 3/4 Can||6 Can|
|80 lb (36 kg)||4 1/4 Can||6 2/3 Can|
|100 lb (45 kg)||5 Can||8 Can|
Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's® Prescription Diet® Metabolic Canine Vegetable & Chicken Stew provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.
Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
For best results & safety practices:
- Cover and refrigerate unused portion.
- Gradually transition to your pet's new food over a 7 day period.
- Exclusively feed the recommended Prescription Diet dry food, canned food and treats.
- Keep fresh water available at all times.
- Have your veterinarian monitor your pet's condition.
248 kcal / 12.5 oz (354 g) can
|Carbohydrate / NFE||40.4|
|Vitamin C||178 ppm|
|Vitamin E||934 IU/kg|
|Total Omega-3 FA||1.57|
|Total Omega-6 FA||2.09|
1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.