Hill's Science Diet Adult Light Small & Mini with Chicken Meal & Barley Dry Dog Food, 4.5-lb Bag
|Crude Protein||20.0% min|
|Crude Fat||5.5% min|
|Crude Fiber||4.0% max|
|Vitamin E||600 IU/kg min|
|Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C)||90 mg/kg min|
|Omega-6 Fatty Acids||1.5% min|
Calorie Content (calculated):
261 kcal per 8 oz. cup
Chicken Meal, Cracked Pearled Barley, Pea Fiber, Brown Rice, Whole Grain Corn, Corn Gluten Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Whole Grain Oats, Soybean Meal, Whole Grain Sorghum, Brewers Rice, Chicken Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Pea Protein, Dried Beet Pulp, Flaxseed, Lactic Acid, Pork Liver Flavor, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Iodized Salt, 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), Choline Chloride, L-Lysine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene.
- Consult Veterinarian:
- Before transitioning your dog to Hill's Science Diet Adult Light, consult with your veterinarian for personalized feeding recommendations based on your dog's breed, weight, and health needs.
- Gradual Transition:
- When introducing Hill's Science Diet, do so gradually over 7 days. Mix increasing amounts of this food with your dog's current food to prevent digestive upset and ensure a smooth transition.
- Daily Feeding Amount:
- Refer to the packaging for the recommended daily feeding amounts based on your dog's weight. Adjust the quantity according to your dog's size, age, activity level, and overall health.
- Divide Meals:
- Divide the daily feeding amount into multiple meals. Small and mini dogs may benefit from smaller, more frequent meals to support digestion and energy levels.
- Provide Fresh Water:
- Provide access to fresh, clean water at all times. Hydration is essential for your dog's overall health and aids in the digestion of dry dog food.
- Monitor Weight and Adjust:
- Regularly monitor your dog's weight and overall condition. Adjust the feeding amount if there are any changes in weight, activity level, or overall health. Consult with your veterinarian if you have concerns.
- Weight Management Support:
- Hill's Science Diet Adult Light Small & Mini is formulated for weight management. Follow the recommended feeding amounts to support your dog's healthy weight.
|Weight||Weight Loss (cups)||Weight Management (cups)|
|10 lb||¾||1 ⅛|
|15 lb||1 ⅛||1 ½|
|20 lb||1 ⅓||2|
|25 lb||1 ⅔||2 ¼|
|30 lb||1 ¾||2 ½|