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VetEssentials™ Puppy - Dry

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Hill's™ Science Diet™
VetEssentials™ Puppy


Available exclusively from your veterinarian, Hill's™ Science Diet™ VetEssentials™ Puppy is uniquely formulated to help address five common health concerns for growing puppies. Along with regular exercise and veterinary checkups, Hill's™ Science Diet™ VetEssentials™ maximizes your pet's potential for a happy, healthy future

Key Benefits

Recommended For:

Puppies up to 1 year old and pregnant or nursing dogs.

Not Recommended For:

Adult dogs, mature adult dogs, obese or obese-prone dogs.

Nutritional FeatureHealth BenefitKey Nutrient
Immunity: Optimal levels of clinically proven antioxidantsSupports the immune system between vaccinations and helps build a healthy immune system in 90 daysVitamins E & C
Weight Management: Precisely balanced nutrition and high quality protein Helps achieve ideal body weight and ensures optimal growth and developmentHigh Quality Protein
Healthy Mobility: Supplies clinically tested levels of omega fatty acids and provides the building blocks for healthy joints and cartilage with natural sources of glucosamine and chondroitin sulfatePromotes healthy joint development and enhanced mobility by 30% in 90 daysOmega Fatty Acids With Natural Glucosamine & Chondroitin Sulfate
Healthy Digestion: Optimal fiber mixtureHelps maintain a healthy digestive tract and firm stoolsNatural Vegetable Fiber
Healthy Skin & Coat: Omega fatty acids nourish skin cells and hair follicles to rejuvenate the skinPromotes healthy skin and a luxurious coatOmega Fatty Acids

Feeding Guide

Daily Feeding Guide:

HELPFUL TIPS

  • Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
  • For nursing dogs: keep food available at all times.
  • 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 foods, wet foods and treats for your pet's unique needs.
  • To prevent suffocation, keep this bag out of the reach of pets and children.

Feeding transition

Growth

Weight of DogGrowth less than 4 months
(Pregnancy weeks 7 - 9)
Growth 4 to 9 months
(Pregnancy weeks 5 - 6)
Growth 10 to 12 months
(Pregnancy weeks 1 - 4)
2 lb (0,9 kg) 1/2 cup (50 g) 3/8 cup (35 g) 1/3 cup (35 g)
5 lb (2,3 kg)1 cup (100 g) 7/8 cup (85 g) 2/3 cup (65 g)
8 lb (3,6 kg)1 3/8 cups (135 g) 1 1/8 cups (110 g)1 cup (100 g)
10 lb (4,5 kg)1 2/3 cups (165 g) 1 3/8 cups (135 g)1 1/8 cups (110 g)
20 lb (9,1 kg)2 3/4 cups (270 g) 2 1/3 cups (230 g)2 cups (200 g)
40 lb (18 kg)4 3/4 cups (470 g) 4 cups (395 g)3 1/4 cups (320 g)
60 lb (27 kg)6 1/2 cups (645 g) 5 1/3 cups (530 g)4 1/4 cups (420 g)
80 lb (36 kg)8 cups (790 g) 6 2/3 cups (660 g)5 1/3 cups (530 g)
100 lb (45 kg)9 1/2 cups (940 g) 7 3/4 cups (765 g)6 1/4 cups (620 g)
120 lb (54 kg)10 3/4 cups (1065 g) 9 cups (890 g)7 1/4 cups (720 g)

Average Nutrient and Caloric Content

Dry 3897 kcal/kg

Nutrient
 
Dry Matter1
%
Protein31.4
Fat23.0
Carbohydrate (NFE)33.7
Crude Fiber3.2
Calcium1.64
Phosphorus1.2
Sodium0.61
Potassium0.88
Magnesium0.114
Carnitine329 ppm
Vitamin C401 mg/kg
Vitamin E799 IU/kg
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Total1.73
Omega-6 Fatty Acids Total4.77
Chondroitin Sulfate2123 mg/kg (ppm)
Glucosamine1203 mg/kg (ppm)

References

1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles of products with differing moisture contents.

Ingredients

Whole Grain Corn, Chicken By-Product Meal, Animal Fat (preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid), Liver Flavor, Flaxseed, Soybean Oil, Powdered Cellulose, Dried Beet Pulp, Fish Oil, Lactic Acid, Corn Gluten Meal, Dicalcium Phosphate, Dried Egg Product, Iodized Salt, DL-Methionine, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Natural Flavor, vitamins (L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Vitamin E Supplement, minerals (Manganese Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), L-Tryptophan, preserved with Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid, L-Carnitine, Phosphoric Acid, Beta-Carotene, Rosemary Extract.


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