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VetEssentials™ Canine Adult
Available exclusively from your veterinarian, Hill's™ Science Diet™ VetEssentials™ Canine Adult is uniquely formulated to help address five common health concerns for adult dogs. Along with regular exercise and veterinary checkups, Hill's™ Science Diet™ VetEssentials™ maximizes your pet's potential for a happy, healthy future
Not Recommended For:
Puppies, pregnant or nursing dogs. During pregnancy or nursing, dogs should be switched to Science Diet™ VetEssentials™ Puppy food
|Nutritional Feature||Healthy Benefit||Key Nutrient|
|Oral Health: Clinically proven kibble technology naturally scrubs teeth clean like a toothbrush reducing plaque & tartar buildup||Keeps teeth & gums healthy||Natural Vegetable Fiber|
|Weight Management: Fiber enriched formula enhanced with L-carnitine||Helps maintain optimal body weight, build lean muscle and turn fat into energy||Natural Vegetable Fiber & Added L-carnitine|
|Healthy Mobility: Enhanced with natural glucosamine and chondroitin sulfate||Provides the building blocks for healthy joints and cartilage||Natural Glucosamine & Chondroitin Sulfate|
|Healthy Digestion: High quality, digestible ingredients||Helps maximize absorption of key nutrients||High quality ingredients|
|Healthy Skin & Coat: Omega fatty acids nourish skin cells and hair follicles to rejuvenate the skin||Promotes healthy skin and luxurious coat||Omega Fatty Acids|
Other Products to ConsiderScience Diet Adult Oral Care, Science Diet Adult Healthy Mobility and Science Diet Adult Light
Daily Feeding Guide
- These amounts are a starting point only. Your pet may need less or more food to maintain proper weight. Adjust as needed. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
- Feeding this food for the first time? Mix increasing amounts of your pet's new food with decreasing amounts of the old food over a 7-day period.
- For maximum benefit, this product must be fed as the only food. Use of supplements or mixing with any other food is not recommended.
- Keep fresh water available at all times!
- We recommend that you take your pet to the veterinarian at least twice a year for regular health check-ups.
- Your pet's nutritional needs change with each lifestage. Continue to give him the same precise and balanced nutrition by transitioning your dog to one of the Hill's™ Science Diet™ Mature Adult pet foods once he reaches 7 years of age.
- Science Diet is available in a wide variety of dry foods and treats for your dog's unique needs, and canned foods, with many delicious flavors your dog will love.
- To prevent suffocation, keep this plastic bag out of the reach of pets and children.
|Weight of Dog||Amount per Day|
|5.0 lb (2,3 kg)||5/8 cup (50 g) - 3/4 cup (60 g)|
|10.0 lb (4,5 kg)||1 cup (80 g) - 1 1/3 cups (105 g)|
|20.0 lb (9,1 kg)||1 2/3 cups (135 g) - 2 1/4 cups (180 g)|
|30.0 lb (13,6 kg)||2 1/4 cups (180 g) - 3 cups (240 g)|
|40.0 lb (18,1 kg)||2 2/3 cups (215 g) - 3 2/3 cups (295 g)|
|50.0 lb (22,7 kg)||3 1/4 cups (260 g) - 4 1/3 cups (345 g)|
|60.0 lb (27,2 kg)||3 2/3 cups (295 g) - 5 cups (400 g)|
|80.0 lb (36,3 kg)||4 1/2 cups (360 g) - 6 1/4 cups (500 g)|
|100.0 lb (45,4 kg)||5 1/3 cups (425 g) - 7 1/3 cups (585 g)|
Average Nutrient And Caloric Contents
Dry 3397 kcal/kg
|Vitamin C||225 mg/kg|
|Vitamin E||743 IU/kg|
|Omega-3 Fatty Acids Total||0.46|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids Total||3.53|
|Chondroitin Sulfate||1498 mg/kg (ppm)|
|Glucosamine||831 mg/kg (ppm)|
References1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles of products with differing moisture contents.
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