Prescription Diet™ Metabolic Canine Original

  • Weight loss without deprivation – 96% of dogs lost weight in 2 months at home, 90% of dogs completed the weight loss programme
  • Reduced need to measure portions precisely
  • Clinically proven to avoid weight regain following a weight loss programme

Please consult your vet for further information and guidance on what is best for your dog.  

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

    • Weight loss without deprivation – 96% of dogs lost weight in 2 months at home, 90% of dogs completed the weight loss programme
    • Reduced need to measure portions precisely
    • Clinically proven to avoid weight regain following a weight loss programme

    Please consult your vet for further information and guidance on what is best for your dog.  


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  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    DAILY FEEDING AMOUNTS

    These ranges are a starting point only, because dogs' needs vary.1,2 Adjust the feeding amount to maintain optimal body weight.

    FOR WEIGHT LOSS: Determine the amount to feed based on the target weight rather than the current weight.

    FOR WEIGHT CONTROL: Patient should be monitored to ensure proper body weight is maintained. Increase food amounts accordingly.

    When feeding for the first time, mix increasing amounts of the pet’s new food with decreasing amounts of the old food over a 7-day period.

     

    Feeding guide - Wet

    Target Body Weight kg FOR CORRECTION OF EXCESS WEIGHT
    Can (370g)
    FOR ALL
    OTHER INDICATIONS
    Can (370g)
    2 1/3 1/2
    2.5 1/2 2/3
    3 1/2 2/3
    4 2/3 1
    5 2/3 1
    7.5 1 1 1/2
    10 1 1/3 2
    15 1 2/3 2 2/3
    20 2 3 1/3
    30 2 2/3 4 1/2
    40 3 1/2 5 1/2
    50 4 6 1/2
    60 + 4 2/3 7 1/2

    A 370g can is equal to 104 grams of the dry food. 9

    Mixed feeding guide

    Target Body Weight kg FOR CORRECTION OF EXCESS WEIGHT
    Can (370g)
    Dry grams FOR ALL OTHER INDICATIONS
    Can (370g)
    Dry grams
    2 1/3 5 1/2 10
    3 1/3 15 1/2 30
    4 1/3 30 1/2 50
    5 1/2 25 1/2 70
    7.5 1/2 50 1/2 110
    10 1 25 1 100
    15 1 70 1 170
    20 1 110 1 235
    30 2 80 2 255
    40 2 150 2 365
    50 2 215 2 470
    60 + 2 4 per kg 2 9 per kg

  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Pork, maize, egg whites, chicken, cellulose, rice, tomato pomace, flaxseed, coconut oil, minerals, DL-methionine, carrot powder, L-leucine, salt, vitamins, trace elements, taurine, L-carnitine, beta-carotene.

  • Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    As Fed Dry Matter per 100 kcal ME
    Beta-carotene 1 mg/kg 3.92 mg/kg 0.11 mg
    Calcium 0.2 % 0.78 % 229.89 mg
    Carbohydrate (NFE) 9.5 % 37.25 % 10.92 g
    Fat 3.4 % 13.33 % 3.91 g
    Fibre (crude) 4 % 15.69 % 4.6 g
    L-Carnitine 90 mg/kg 352.94 mg/kg 10.34 mg
    L-lysine 0.44 % 1.73 % 505.75 mg
    Magnesium 0.02 % 0.08 % 22.99 mg
    Moisture 74.5 % 85.63 g
    Omega-3 fatty acids 0.23 % 0.9 % 264.37 mg
    Omega-6 fatty acids 0.67 % 2.63 % 770.11 mg
    Phosphorus 0.15 % 0.59 % 172.41 mg
    Potassium 0.21 % 0.82 % 241.38 mg
    Protein 7.2 % 28.24 % 8.28 g
    Sodium 0.1 % 0.39 % 114.94 mg
    Taurine 383 mg/kg 1501.96 mg/kg 44.02 mg
    Total Dietary Fibre 5.9 % 23.14 % 6.78 g
    Vitamin A10 13860 IU/kg 54352.9 IU/kg 1593.1 IU
    Vitamin C10 25 mg/kg 98.04 mg/kg 2.87 mg
    Vitamin D10 93 IU/kg 364.71 IU/kg 10.69 IU
    Vitamin E10 135 mg/kg 529.41 mg/kg 15.52 mg
    As Fed Dry Matter
    kcal/100g 87 343
    kJ/100g 366 1434
    kcal/can 322

    References

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


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