Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic + Urinary Canine

Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic + Urinary Canine pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage your canine patient's weight and urinary health. In fact, Metabolic+Urinary Canine helps manage the risk of oxalate & struvite stones in dogs AND is nutrition proven to reduce weight by 13% in 60 days. 

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  • Key Benefits

    Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic + Urinary Canine pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage your canine patient's weight and urinary health. In fact, Metabolic+Urinary Canine helps manage the risk of oxalate & struvite stones in dogs AND is nutrition proven to reduce weight by 13% in 60 days. 


    These characteristics make Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic+Urinary Canine veterinary exclusive pet food useful as a nutritional aid for improving energy metabolism in obese or overweight dogs with urinary health issues


    Proprietary bundle of synergistically effective nutrients High Provides appetite regulation, reduces inflammation and improves energy metabolism.
    Antioxidant bundle High Vitamins E and Beta Carotene help defend cells against free radical oxidation and counteract inflammation
    Fibre High Soluble and insoluble fibre to trigger satiety, control appetite, and maintain gastrointestinal health.
    Magnesium, Calcium, Phosphorus Controlled levels Reduce building blocks of crystals and uroliths.
    Potassium Citrate Added Inhibits calcium oxalate crystals and uroliths
    Omega-3 Fatty Acids EPA and DHA High Help break inflammatory cycle associated with uroliths, crystals, and FIC.
    Target Urine pH* 6.2 – 6.4 Discourages struvite formation, with minimal effect on calcium oxalate formation
    Controlled minerals (magnesium & phosphorus) and optimal urine pH   Helps dissolve struvite stones

    * 100% Satisfaction Guarantee - if you are unsatisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund or replacement.

    Indications:

    Obese, obese-prone or weight maintenance in dogs prone to struvite, calcium oxalate and calcium phosphate crystals and uroliths (reduction of recurrence)

     

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Puppies
    • Dogs that are pregnant or lactating
    • Dogs concurrently receiving urinary acidifiers
    • Dogs with cystine and ammonium urate stones

    Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:

    • Clinically proven nutrition to reduce body weight by 13% in 60 days2
    • The nutrition of Metabolic + Urinary is clinically proven to work with each dogs unique metabolic response activating the body's natural ability to burn excess body fat and affect calorie utilisation.1
    • In an in-home feeding study the nutrition of Metabolic+Urinary 88% of pets experienced weight loss within 2 months. 2
    • Nutrition clinically proven to avoid weight regain following a weight loss program. 1

     

     

    Additional Info:

    • Helps dissolve struvite stones
    • Delicious dry food designed to ensure safe and healthy weight loss, easy weight maintenance, and effective urinary care.
    • Ideal for multiple dog households
    • S+OXSHIELDTM: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

    Other Products to Consider

    • Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic Canine to reach and maintain the target body weight. Once target weight is reached, a dog could also be fed Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ w/d™ Canine or Hill's™ Science Diet™ Adult Perfect Weight to maintain optimum body weight and avoid weight gain.
    • To control other types of uroliths: Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ u/d™ Canine
    • If calcium phosphate is present as brushite: manage by feeding Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ u/d™ Canine

    References:

    • Clinically proven nutrition to reduce body weight by 13% in 60 days2
    • The nutrition of Metabolic + Urinary is clinically proven to work with each dogs unique metabolic response activating the body's natural ability to burn excess body fat and affect calorie utilisation.1
    • In an in-home feeding study the nutrition of Metabolic+Urinary 88% of pets experienced weight loss within 2 months. 2
    • Nutrition clinically proven to avoid weight regain following a weight loss program. 1

    *Urine pH of individual cats may vary due to complicating factors such as time of feeding before urine collection, type of urine collection, individual animal variation, and test methodology.


  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. Monitoring your patient's condition will assure the nutritional recommendation provides the best results.

    • Reinforce with clients to feed Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, & treats exclusively.
    • Determine the amount to feed based on the ideal weight rather than the current weight.
    • Gradually transition to the new food over a 7 day period.

    Weight Control

    Ideal Weight of Dog - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - cups (grams) - weight loss Amount per Day - cups (grams) - adult maintenance
    5 (2.3) 1/2 (45) 3/4 (65)
    10 (4.5) 3/4 (65) 1 1/4 (110)
    15 (6.8) 1 (90) 1 2/3 (145)
    20 (9.1) 1 1/3 (115) 2 (175)
    30 (14) 1 3/4 (155) 2 3/4 (240)
    40 (18) 2 1/4 (200) 3 1/2 (310)
    50 (23) 2 2/3 (235) 4 1/4 (375)
    60 (27) 3 (265) 4 3/4 (415)
    70 (32) 3 1/3 (295) 5 1/3 (470)
    80 (36) 3 3/4 (330) 6 (525)
    100 (45) 4 1/3 (380) 7 (615)
    120 (54) 5 (440) 8 (705)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic + Urinary Canine provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Brewers Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Pea Fiber, Chicken Meal, Dried Tomato Pomace, Soybean Oil, Chicken Liver Flavor, Coconut Oil, Pork Liver Flavor, Flaxseed, Lactic Acid, Potassium Citrate, L-Lysine, Fish Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Carrots, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, Glyceryl Monostearate, Iodized Salt, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Lipoic Acid, L-Tryptophan, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, L-Carnitine, Green Peas, Apples, Cranberries, Beta-Carotene, Broccoli.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3170 kcal/kg (279 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 25.3 27.5 8.0 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 11.5 12.5 3.6 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 13.8 15.0 4.4 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 37.1 40.4 11.7 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.62 0.67 195 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.26 0.28 81 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.62 0.67 195 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.074 0.081 24 mg / 100 kcal
    Carnitine 303.6 ppm 330.0 ppm 9.58 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 5 ppm 6 ppm 0.17 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 865 IU/kg 940 IU/kg 27.29 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.89 0.96 279 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorous 0.41 0.45 131 mg / 100 kcal

    References

    1Differs from label guarantees which are either maximums or minimums.
    2The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.
    3Nutrient intake for every 100 kilocalories consumed.


    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic + Urinary Canine contains 3.1 oz. by weight.

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