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Hill's VetEssentials Large Breed Puppy Food


7.5kg, 12.75kg


If you are unsatisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund or replacement

Available exclusively from your veterinarian, Hill's Science Diet VetEssentials Puppy Large Breed is uniquely formulated to help address five common health concerns for large breed puppies.

  • Mobility
  • Weight Management
  • Immunity
  • Digestion
  • Skin & Coat

Additional info:

Healthy choices matter, for both you and your pet. For more than 70 years, Hill's has been advancing knowledge of how to keep pets their healthiest. That means great-tasting, nutritious food with natural ingredients that helps your dog live a long, happy life. 

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

Hill's Science Diet VetEssentials has a wide variety of foods for your dogs unique needs that are sure to please!

Recommended for:

Large breed puppies (over 55 lbs when adult) less than one year old.

Not recommended for:

Adult or mature adult dogs. During pregnancy or nursing, dogs should be switched to Hill's Science Diet VetEssentials Puppy.

Formulated to help

reduce the risk of struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

Made in the USA
with global ingredients you can trust

Proud to have helped
11 million shelter pets
find a forever home & counting


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


Daily Daily Feeding Guide
Weight of Dog — lbs (kgs)
2 (0,9)
5 (2,3)
8 (3,6)
10 (4,5)
20 (9,1)
40 (18)
60 (27)
80 (36)
100 (45)
120 (54)
140 (64)
160 (73)
180 (82)
200 (91)


  • Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
  • For pregnant or nursing large breed dogs feed Hill's Science Diet VetEssentials Puppy.
  • New to this food? Mix increasing amounts of your pets new food with decreasing amounts of the old food over a 7-day period.
  • Keep fresh water available at all times!
  • Your pets nutritional needs may change as they age. Ask your vet at every checkup.
  • To prevent suffocation, keep this bag out of the reach of pets and children.



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3679 kcal/kg (417 kcal/cup†)

Nutrient Dry Matter1
Protein 29.7 %
Fat 16 %
Carbohydrate / NFE 45.7 %
Crude Fiber 1.7 %
Calcium 1.19 %
Phosphorus 0.94 %
Potassium 0.79 %
Sodium 0.5 %
Magnesium 0.137 %
Vitamin C 321 ppm
Vitamin E 732 IU/kg
DHA 0.231 %
Carnitine 370 ppm
Glucosamine 445 ppm


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 VetEssentials Large Breed Puppy Food contains 4.0 oz. by weight.

Hill's Science Diet VetEssentials

Preventative nutrition with 5 essential health benefits for your healthy pet.

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