VetEssentials™ Kitten

Veterinary Exclusive. Advanced nutrition for healthy growth and development with strong immunity. High in clinically proven antioxidants and DHA.

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  • Veterinary Exclusive. Advanced nutrition for healthy growth and development with strong immunity. High in clinically proven antioxidants and DHA.

    • Immunity: Clinically proven antioxidants with high levels of vitamin E to support a healthy immune system
    • Digestion: Highly digestible proteins and a balance of fibres to support a healthy digestive tract
    • Urinary: Helps maintain healthy urinary tract through controlled mineral and pH levels
    • Oral Health: Precise balance of vitamins and minerals for healthy development of teeth
    • Skin & Coat: High levels of omega-6 fatty acids help promote healthy skin and a shiny coat

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

    100% Satisfaction Guarantee We're confident your pet will enjoy Hill's VetEssentials foods that we offer a 100% money-back guarantee.*

    *Our Hill's 100% Satisfaction Guarantee covers quality, consistency and palatability. If you are unhappy with any of our diets, simply return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a refund or replacement.

  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Kittens and pregnant and lacting queens can usually be fed an unrestricted amount of food, but a guide to the daily amounts is provided. These amounts are a starting point only because animals' needs vary¹.  Adjust the feeding amount to maintain optimal body weight.

     

    KITTENS

    VetEssentials™ Kitten should be fed from weaning to maturity at 1 year old. Kittens can usually be fed an unrestricted amount of VetEssentials™ Kitten, although the following feeding guide can be used as a starting point for 2-4 meals per day and the amount adjusted to acheive/maintain optimal body condition.

    1 1/2-3 MONTHS 4-6 MONTHS 7-12 MONTHS
    Actual Kitten Body Weight (kg) Dry grams Dry grams Dry grams
    0.5 30
    1 50
    1.5 65 55
    2 85 70 55
    2.5 80 65
    3 95 75
    3.5 105 85
    4 95
    4.5 100
    5 110

    PREGNANCY

    Pregnant queens can usually be fed an unrestricted amount of VetEssentials™ Kitten, although the feeding guide can be used as a starting point and the amount adjusted to maintain optimal body condition

    Body Weight kg Dry grams
    2 45 - 65
    3 65 - 85
    4 80 - 110
    5 95 - 130
    6 105 - 145
    7 120 - 165
    8 130 - 180
    9 + 18 per kg

    LACTATION

    Lactating queens should be fed unrestricted amounts of VetEssentials™ Kitten (i.e. fed ad libitum) until weaning is completed.

     

  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Chicken: Chicken (47%) and turkey meal, maize, animal fat, dried beet pulp, minerals, fish oil, digest, flaxseed, L-lysine, vitamins, L-tryptophan, DL-methionine, taurine, trace elements and beta-carotene. With natural antioxidant (mixed tocopherols).

  • Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    As Fed Dry Matter per 100 kcal ME
    Beta-carotene 1.5 mg/kg 1.59 mg/kg 0.04 mg
    Calcium 1.4 % 1.48 % 330.19 mg
    Carbohydrate (NFE) 23.3 % 24.66 % 5.5 g
    DHA 0.15 % 0.16 % 35.38 mg
    Fat 24.9 % 26.35 % 5.87 g
    Fibre (crude) 1.4 % 1.48 % 330.19 mg
    Magnesium 0.11 % 0.12 % 25.94 mg
    Moisture 5.5 % 1.3 g
    Omega-3 fatty acids 0.86 % 0.91 % 202.83 mg
    Omega-6 fatty acids 3.66 % 3.87 % 863.21 mg
    Phosphorus 1 % 1.06 % 235.85 mg
    Potassium 0.84 % 0.89 % 198.11 mg
    Protein 37.5 % 39.68 % 8.84 g
    Sodium 0.52 % 0.55 % 122.64 mg
    Taurine 1977 mg 2092.06 mg 1977 mg
    Vitamin A10 10396 IU/kg 11001.1 IU/kg 245.19 IU
    Vitamin C10 105 mg/kg 111.11 mg/kg 2.48 mg
    Vitamin D10 992 IU/kg 1049.74 IU/kg 23.4 IU
    Vitamin E10 865 mg/kg 915.34 mg/kg 20.4 mg
    As Fed Dry Matter
    kcal/100g 424 449
    kJ/100g 1776 1879
    Target urinary pH 6.2 - 6.4

    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 VetEssentials™ Kitten contains oz. by weight.

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