Specialized Nutrition for Maintaining a Healthy Weight25% less fat and 15% fewer calories than Pro Plan Original Chicken & Rice Formula for Adult Dogs.High levels of fiber to help dogs feel satisfied while losing weight.Optimal 25% protein to 8% fat ratio helps dogs lose fat, not muscle.Calcium, phosphorus, and other minerals for strong bones and teeth.Complete nutrition with vital antioxidants helps support a healthy immune system.Helps reduce accumulation of plaque and tartar for dental health.Vitamin A and omega-6 fatty acids promote healthy skin and a lustrous coat.Real chicken is the #1 ingredient.Recommended by veterinarians.
Purina's Life PlanThe Pro Plan line of dog foods is specially formulated with these elements to provide nutrition to help your dog achieve ideal body condition for a leaner, longer, and healthier life.Optimal Protein:Fat RatioPurina's protein to fat ratios are scientifically calculated based on the calories from protein needed for a dog's life stage and breed size.Each Pro Plan product is formulated to help dogs build and maintain lean muscle mass, without excess body fat.Feed to Ideal Body ConditionFeeding to ideal body condition provides real, long-term health benefits.Use the information below to regularly monitor your dog's body condition and modify your feeding amounts in order to realize these health benefits.Underfed Dog: Ribs are highly visible. Increase the amount you are feeding. After two to three weeks, compare again. Adjust until dog exhibits ideal body condition.Ideal Body Condition: Can feel and see outline of ribs. Dog has a waist when viewed from above. Belly is tucked up when viewed from the side. Maintain current feeding regimen.Overfed Dog: Dog has no waist when viewed from above. Belly is rounded when viewed from the side. Decrease amount you are feeding. After two to three weeks, compare again. Adjust as necessary.Benefits of Maintaining Ideal Body ConditionPromotes a leaner, longer, healthier life.Reduces potential for developing weight-related health conditions.Reduces a dog's percentage of body fat for better health.Helps maintain healthy blood sugar levels.Helps maintain healthy blood pressure and heart rate.While Pro Plan targets the protein and fat to meet the needs of dogs in specific life stages or breed sizes, Pro Plan recognizes that every dog is different. And because dogs have different metabolic needs, Pro Plan recommends using feeding amounts as a guideline. It is critical to your dog's long-term health that you strive to keep your dog in ideal body condition and adjust food intake as necessary. Feeding Instructions for Pro Plan Weight Management FormulaPro Plan recommends that you keep your dog in ideal body condition and not allow him to become overweight. The exact amount of food your dog requires will need to be adjusted according to age, activity, and environment. But a good place to start is with these guidelines for an average, active, adult dog fed once daily.Feeding Instructions for 10% Calorie Reduction3 - 12 lb. dog: 1/2 - 1 1/4 cups per day13 - 20 lb. dog: 1 1/4 - 2 cups per day21 - 35 lb. dog: 2 - 2 1/3 cups per day36 - 50 lb. dog: 2 1/3 - 3 1/3 cups per day51 - 75 lb. dog: 3 1/3 - 4 1/2 cups per day76 - 100 lb. dog: 4 1/2 - 5 1/3 cups per dayOver 100 lb. dog: 5 1/3 cups plus 1/2 cup for each 10 lbs. body weight over 100 lbs.Feeding Instructions for 25% Calorie Reduction3 - 12 lb. dog: 1/2 - 3/4 cup per day13 - 20 lb. dog: 3/4 - 1 1/3 cups per day21 - 35 lb. dog: 1 1/3 - 2 cups per day36 - 50 lb. dog: 2 - 2 1/2 cups per day51 - 75 lb. dog: 2 1/2 - 3 1/3 cups per day76 - 100 lb. dog: 3 1/3 - 4 cups per dayOver 100 lb. dog: 4 cups plus 1/3 cup for each 10 lbs. body weight over 100 lbs.Using standard 8 oz. measuring cup which contains approximately 102 g of Pro Plan.Making the Switch to Pro PlanAlthough you'll be anxious to see the difference Pro Plan can make in your dog, please allow seven to ten days to ease the transition from his current food. This will help prevent stomach upsets. Each day, simply feed a little less of the previous food and a little more of Pro Plan until you're feeding Pro Plan exclusively.Calorie ContentMetabolizable Energy (ME): 3342 kcal/kg, 1517 kcal/lb., 337 kcal/cupContains 25% less fat and 15% fewer calories than Pro Plan Original Chicken & Rice Formula for Adult Dogs.Provide adequate fresh water in a clean container for your dog daily.Store in a cool, dry place.Animal feeding tests using Association of Animal Feed Control Officials (AAFCO) procedures substantiate that Pro Plan Weight Management Formula provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.Made in USA.
Pro Plan Focus Weight Management Dog Food, 18 lbs.
Size: 18 lbs. Flavor: Chicken & Rice Pack Size: