Hill's Science Diet Adult 7+ Chicken Meal, Rice & Barley Recipe Dry Dog Food, 33-lb Bag
|Crude Protein||15.5% min|
|Crude Fat||10.5% min|
|Crude Fiber||4.0% max|
|Vitamin E||450 IU/kg min|
|Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)||85 mg/kg min|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acid||2.5% min|
Calorie Content (calculated):
353 kcal/8-oz cup
Chicken Meal, Cracked Pearled Barley, Brewers Rice, Whole Grain Wheat, Whole Grain Corn, Whole Grain Sorghum, Whole Grain Oats, Chicken Fat, Dried Beet Pulp, Soybean Meal, Chicken Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Lactic Acid, Flaxseed, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Iodized Salt, Choline Chloride, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), L-Lysine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, DL-Methionine, Oat Fiber, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene, Apples, Broccoli, Carrots, Cranberries, Green Peas.
- Consult Veterinarian:
- Before transitioning your senior dog to Hill's Science Diet Adult 7+, consult with your veterinarian to determine the appropriate feeding plan based on your dog's specific health needs.
- Gradual Transition:
- When introducing the new dog food, do so gradually over a 7-day period. Mix increasing amounts of Hill's Science Diet with your dog's current food to allow their digestive system to adjust.
- Recommended Daily Amount:
- Determine the daily feeding amount recommended on the packaging or as advised by your veterinarian. Adjust the quantity based on your dog's weight, size, age, and activity level.
- Divide Meals:
- Divide the daily feeding amount into two or more meals. This helps in maintaining a consistent energy level throughout the day and supports optimal digestion.
- Provide Fresh Water:
- Ensure that fresh, clean water is available at all times. Hydration is crucial for overall health and aids in the digestion of dry dog food.
- Monitor Weight and Adjust:
- Regularly monitor your dog's weight and condition. If there are any changes in weight or activity level, adjust the feeding amount accordingly. Consult with your veterinarian if you have concerns.
- Senior Dog Considerations:
- For senior dogs aged 7 and older, this formula is specifically designed to address their nutritional needs. Ensure that you are feeding the appropriate life stage formula to support your dog's health.
By following these feeding instructions, you can help your senior dog enjoy the tailored nutrition of Hill's Science Diet Adult 7+ Chicken Meal, Rice & Barley Recipe Dry Dog Food while maintaining optimal health and well-being.
|20 lb||1 ½|
|40 lb||2 ½|
|60 lb||3 ⅓|
|100 lb||4 ¾|
|120 lb||5 ½|