VetEssentials™ Puppy

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
    • Vitality: Precise balance of minerals and omega-3 fatty acids for healthy bone and joint development
    • Digestion: Highly digestible proteins and a balance of fibres to support a healthy digestive tract
    • 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.

    These amounts are a starting point only because animals’ needs vary.1 Adjust the feeding amount to maintain optimal body weight.

     

    PUPPIES

    VetEssentials™ Puppy Medium formula should be fed from weaning until maturity at 1 year old. The daily amount required by individual puppies may vary substantially. Therefore the amount should be adjusted to maintain optimal body weight, and fed as 2-4 meals per day (the number may decrease with age.)

    Age/Months Body Weight (kg) Dry grams
    2 - 3 1 55
    3 125
    5 180
    10 305
    15 415
    4 - 9 5 150
    10 255
    15 345
    20 430
    10 - 12 5 120
    10 205
    15 275
    20 345
    25 405

    PREGNANCY

    The amount of VetEssentials™ Puppy Medium formula to feed to pregnant bitches depends upon the stage of pregnancy. Often pregnancy is not recognised until the 4th or 5th week

    Weeks Body Weight (kg) Dry grams
    1 - 4 5 120
    15 275
    30 465
    50 680
    5 - 6 5 150
    15 345
    30 580
    50 850
    7 - 9 5 180
    15 415
    30 695
    50 1020

    LACTATION

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

  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Chicken: Maize, chicken (32%) and turkey meal, animal fat, digest, dried beet pulp, maize gluten meal, minerals, fish oil, flaxseed, brewers' rice, vitamins, trace elements, L-tryptophan, taurine and beta-carotene. With a 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 1.62 mg/kg 0.04 mg
    Calcium 1.3 % 1.41 % 335.92 mg
    Carbohydrate (NFE) 39 % 42.16 % 10.08 g
    DHA 0.16 % 0.17 % 41.34 mg
    Fat 18.3 % 19.78 % 4.73 g
    Fibre (crude) 1.9 % 2.05 % 490.96 mg
    Magnesium 0.1 % 0.11 % 25.84 mg
    Moisture 7.5 % 1.94 g
    Omega-3 fatty acids 0.96 % 1.04 % 248.06 mg
    Omega-6 fatty acids 3 % 3.24 % 775.19 mg
    Phosphorus 1.1 % 1.19 % 284.24 mg
    Potassium 0.75 % 0.81 % 193.8 mg
    Protein 27 % 29.19 % 6.98 g
    Sodium 0.47 % 0.51 % 121.45 mg
    Vitamin A10 6613 IU/kg 7149.19 IU/kg 170.88 IU
    Vitamin C10 121 mg/kg 130.81 mg/kg 3.13 mg
    Vitamin D10 701 IU/kg 757.84 IU/kg 18.11 IU
    Vitamin E10 805 mg/kg 870.27 mg/kg 20.8 mg
    As Fed Dry Matter
    kcal/100g 387 418
    kJ/100g 1617 1749

    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™ Puppy contains oz. by weight.

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