Hill's™ Science Plan™ Puppy Lamb with Rice

Precisely balanced nutrition to support digestive health and immunity. With highly digestible lamb and clinically proven antioxidants.

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  • Precisely balanced nutrition to support digestive health and immunity. With highly digestible lamb and clinically proven antioxidants.


    KEY FEATURES   KEY BENEFITS
    Omega-3 fatty acid DHA (docosahexaenoic acid) Increased, from natural source Aids optimal retinal development to allow better vision. Supports optimal brain development helping make puppies easier to train.
    Energy density; Digestibility Increased; High Meets energy requirements without the need for large meals.
    Protein Increased and high quality Supports healthy growth and strong muscles.
    Minerals, including calcium Increased, but controlled Provides optimal balance for growth and development. Promotes strong teeth and bones.
    Natural fibre Added Promotes firm stools.
    Essential fatty acids High Supports healthy skin and coat.
    Kibble size Small Provides an appropriate size for age and breed.
    Palatability High Increases acceptance.
    Formulas Added Increases choice to encourage acceptance.
    Superior antioxidant formula Added Neutralises free radicals and helps maintain a healthy immune system.

    100% Satisfaction Guarantee We're confident your pet will enjoy Hill's™ Science Plan™ foods. We're so confident that we offer a 100% money-back guarantee.*

    Indications:

    • Puppies of small and medium breeds from weaning
      until 1 year old
    • Pregnant and lactating bitches

     

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Cats
    • Obesity-prone non-lactating adults
    • Puppies of large breeds (over 25 kg when adult) following weaning. After weaning, large breed puppies should be fed Science Plan™ Puppy Healthy Development™ Large Breed.

     

    Additional Info:

    • During the last half of lactation, puppies can be weaned on to the same Science Plan™ Puppy food that is being fed to the bitch, which simplifies the weaning process.
    • Science Plan™ Puppy Healthy Development™ formulas are enriched with a high level of DHA (docosahexaenoic acid), an essential structural component of the brain which occurs naturally in mothers' milk. All Science Plan™ Puppy Healthy  Development™ formulas (other than Large Breed) can be fed to pregnant and lactating bitches and will provide puppies with a high level of DHA before weaning. When the appropriate Science Plan™ Puppy formula is also fed to puppies after weaning, additional DHA is supplied throughout the critical formation and development of brain and eyes.

  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

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

    PUPPIES

    Science PlanTMpuppy formulas should be fed from weaning until maturity at 1 year old. The daily amount required by individual puppies typically varies by ±16% (e.g. a 4 month old, 4kg puppy may require between 105 and 145 grams of these Science PlanTMPuppy Healthy DevelopmentTMdry formulas per day). Therefore these amounts should be adjusted to maintain optimal body weight, and fed as 2-4 meals per day (the number may decrease with age).

     

     

    PREGNANCY

    The amounts of these Science PlanTM Puppy formulas to feed to pregnant bitches depends upon the stage of pregnancy. Often pregnancy is not recognised until the 4th or 5th week.

    LACTATION

    Lactating bitches should be fed unrestricted amounts of Science Plan TMPuppy or Science PlanTM Puppy Healthy Development TM Mini (i.e. fed ad libitum) until weaning is completed.

     

     


    Pregnancy

    PREGNANT BITCH WEEKS 1-4 WEEKS 5-6 WEEKS 7-9
    Body Weight kg Dry grams Dry grams Dry grams
    2.5 70 90 110
    5 120 150 180
    10 205 255 305
    15 275 345 415
    20 345 430 515
    30 465 585 700
    40 580 725 870
    50 685 855 1025
    60 + 12 per kg 15 per kg 19 per kg

    Daily Feeding Guide

    Puppy 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

    Mixed Daily Feeding Guide

    Puppy Age(Months) Body Weight kg Cans 370 g Dry grams
    2 - 3 1 1/2 + 5
    3 1/2 + 75
    5 1 + 85
    10 1 + 210
    15 1 + 315
    4 - 9 5 1 + 55
    10 1 + 155
    15 1 + 245
    20 1 + 330
    10 - 12 5 1 + 25
    10 1 + 105
    15 1 + 180
    20 1 + 245
    25 2 + 210

  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Lamb & Rice: Maize, lamb meal (34%), animal fat, maize gluten meal, soybean meal, brewers' rice, digest, dried beet pulp, minerals, fish oil, flaxseed, vitamins, taurine, trace elements and beta-carotene. With a natural antioxidant (mixed tocopherols).

  • 3847 kcal/kg (385 kcal/cup)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 27.5 29.7 7.1 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 18.9 20.5 4.9 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 2.2 2.4 0.6 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 36.5 39.4 9.5 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 1.42 1.54 369 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.49 0.53 127 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.74 0.80 193 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.119 0.129 31 mg / 100 kcal
    Taurine 0.10 0.11 26 mg / 100 kcal
    L-carnitine 8.8 ppm 9.5 ppm 0.23 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 101 ppm 109 ppm 2.62 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 616 IU/kg 666 IU/kg 16.01 IU / 100 kcal
    DHA 0.162 0.175 42.0 mg / 100 kcal
    Omega-3-fatty acids 1.01 1.09 262 mg / 100 kcal
    Omega-6-fatty acids 2.69 2.91 700 mg / 100 kcal
    Chondroitin Sulphate 334 ppm 361 ppm 8.69 mg / 100 kcal
    Glucosamine 710 ppm 767 ppm 18 mg / 100 kcal
    Beta-carotene 3.17 ppm 3.42 ppm 0.08 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin A 9842 IU/kg 10640 IU/kg 256 IU / 100 kcal
    Vitamin D 747 IU/kg 808 IU/kg 19.4 IU / 100 kcal

    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™ Science Plan™ Puppy Lamb with Rice contains oz. by weight.