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Hill's Prescription Diet

Metabolic Mini Dog Food







1kg, 3kg, 6kg, 9kg

Hill's PRESCRIPTION DIET Metabolic Mini Dog Food with Chicken is complete dietetic pet food for reduction of excessive body weight and maintenance of healthy weight in adult dogs. This pet food has low energy density.

Clinically proven nutrition to help dogs quickly lose weight


Weight Management


with Chicken


Small Breed, Medium Breed


Adult, Senior



Satisfaction guarantee

For quality, consistency and taste, or your money back



Even a little extra weight can impact the pet's quality of life and relationship with family as the extra weight can reduce play time, impact mobility and affect the lifelong general health of your dog. Maintaining ideal weight can help impact life expectancy by reducing risk of weight-related conditions.

Hill's nutritionists & veterinarians developed Prescription Diet Metabolic clinical nutrition specially formulated to help dogs lose weight and keep the lost weight off. This food naturally works with your dog's unique energy use for easy and effective weight loss. This food stimulates dog's natural ability to burn fat and and provides energy for active play. Its unique fibre blend helps keep dogs feeling full and satisfied. In fact, 96% of dogs lost weight at home in 2 months when fed the nutrition of Metabolic.* This dry food is made with chicken and has an irresistible taste that your dog will love.

* Data on file, Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc.

How it works:

  • Naturally works with your dog's unique energy use for easy and effective weight loss
  • Supports dog's natural ability to burn fat
  • Unique blend of fibre helps keep dogs feeling full and satisfied

How it helps:

  • 96% of dogs lost weight at home in 2 months
  • Helps keep lost weight off and provides energy for active play
  • Easy weight loss: dogs lose weight without excessively reducing portion sizes
  • S+OXSHIELD: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

Additional info:

Hill's Prescription Diet Metabolic dry dietetic pet food provides all the nutrition dogs need to lose and maintain weight. Naturally works with your dog's unique energy use for easy and effective weight loss and can be used long-term. Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Prescription Diet foods can help your dog to continue to enjoy a happy and active life. Dry and canned formulas can be mixed or fed concurrently.

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
13 million shelter pets
find a forever home & counting


COMPOSITION: Cereals, derivatives of vegetable origin, meat and animal derivatives (chicken 8%), vegetable protein extracts, vegetables, oils and fats, seeds, minerals.


ANALYTICAL CONSTITUENTS: Protein 25.4%, Fat content 11.1%, Crude fibre 13.0%, Crude ash 5.3%, Calcium 0.80%, Phosphorus 0.62%, Sodium 0.33%, Potassium 0.77%, Magnesium 0.13%; per kg: Vitamin A 9,943IU, Vitamin D3 690IU, Vitamin E 1,050mg, Vitamin C 122mg, Beta-carotene 2.0mg.


ADDITIVES PER KG: Nutritional additives: 3b103 (Iron) 77.7mg, 3b202 (Iodine) 1.9mg, 3b405 (Copper) 7.7mg, 3b502 (Manganese) 118mg, 3b603 (Zinc) 136mg, 3b801 (Selenium) 0.2mg, with natural antioxidant. Metabolisable energy: 3,115 kcal/kg.

Feeding Guide

Ideal Body Weight kg Dry grams Dry grams
2 35 60
3 50 80
4 60 100
5 75 120
6 85 135
7 95 150
8 105 170
9 115 185
10 125 200

Weight loss Mixed Feeding Guide

Ideal Body Weight kg Cans 370 g Dry grams
2 1/4 10
3 1/4 20
4 1/4 35
5 1/2 20
6 1/2 30
7 3/4 15
8 3/4 25
9 1 10
10 1 20

Weight loss

Ideal Weight of Dog - kgs Amount per Day - 156 g cans Amount per Day - grams
2 0.5 + 20 g
3 0.5 + 35 g
4 0.5 + 45 g
5 0.5 + 60 g
7.5 1 + 65 g
10 1 + 90 g

Weight Management

Ideal Weight of Dog - kgs Amount per Day - 156 g cans Amount per Day - grams
2 0.5 + 35 g
3 0.5 + 55 g
4 0.5 + 70 g
5 0.5 + 90 g
7.5 1 + 110 g
10 1 + 140 g

FEEDING INSTRUCTIONS: Feed only this food. It is recommended that a veterinarian’s opinion be sought before use. Feed the correct daily amount based on your dog’s ideal weight. For an efficient weight loss or ideal weight maintenance, the recommended daily energy intake should not be exceeded. FOR WEIGHT LOSS: Determine the amount of feed based on target weight rather than the current weight. FOR WEIGHT MAINTENANCE: Patient should be monitored to ensure that optimum body weight is maintained, increasing food amounts accordingly. Adjust the amount and number of meals as advised by your veterinary surgeon. Recommended time of use: until target body weight is achieved and after, if required to maintain the target body weight. Fresh water should be available at all times.



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3107 kcal/kg (311 kcal/100g)

Nutrient As Fed1
Moisture 9 %
Protein 25.3 %
Fat 11 %
Carbohydrate (NFE) 36.9 %
Crude fibre 12.9 %
Crude Ash 5.3 %
Calcium 0.79 %
Phospohorus 0.62 %
Potassium 0.76 %
Sodium 0.33 %
Magnesium 0.13 %
Taurine 0.11 %
Vitamin A 9943 IU/kg
Vitamin C 133 ppm
Vitamin D 690 IU/kg
Vitamin E 1066 IU/kg
Omega-3-fatty acids 0.66 %
Omega-6-fatty acids 2.11 %
Beta-carotene 2.11 ppm


1The displayed analytical values may differ slightly from the values shown on the package. Both values meet product specifications.



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