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Hill’s Prescription Diet Canine Metabolic helps your dog lose weight safely and comfortably. What it’s for Sometimes it can be hard to notice that your dog’s gained a lot of weight just by... Read more

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Hill’s Prescription Diet Canine Metabolic helps your dog lose weight safely and comfortably.

What it’s for

Sometimes it can be hard to notice that your dog’s gained a lot of weight just by looking at them. But you might be more likely to notice them having a lot less energy than they used to, panting more than usual or slowing down. Often the best way to deal with an overweight pet is to make sure they get a lot more exercise and eat less – no more sneaky under the table treats!

It’s a good idea to get your dog checked out by a vet though, so you can find out if your furry friend has any health issues behind their weight gain. They can also see if the extra weight has caused any problems of its own. They might have some recommendations on how your dog can lose the weight.

Once your pet’s slimmed down again, you can maintain their new healthy shape through plenty of energetic walks, playtime and the right balanced diet.

Key benefits

  • 96% of dogs lost weight with this food
  • dogs can lose up to 28% of their body fat in two months
  • helps reduce the risk of weight gain
  • dogs feel full and satisfied throughout
  • available in both dry and wet formulas.

How it works

Your dog’s body has evolved to hold onto all the fat it can! A relaxed lifetime of snoozes on your sofa and walkies means that all that fat storage isn’t as important anymore. Hill’s Prescription Diet Canine Metabolic has been specially designed to encourage your pet’s body to burn fat instead of store it. This means you can feed them normal portions so they stay comfortable as they slim down, making their diet easier on both you and them.

Veterinary diets like this one have been specially made to support pets with specific medical conditions. Because of this, they might not be suitable for all pets, so we'd recommend getting professional advice before feeding them to your pet. If you think your dog could benefit from eating Hill’s Prescription Diet Canine Metabolic, why not have a chat with your vet?

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Dry food


Wheat, chicken (14%) and turkey meal, maize gluten meal, pea bran meal, maize, digest, tomato pomace, cellulose, flaxseed, dried beet pulp, coconut oil, animal fat, dried citrus pulp, dried grape pomace, spinach powder, minerals, L-lysine, L-carnitine, vitamins, taurine, trace elements and beta-carotene. With natural antioxidant (mixed tocopherols).

Analytical constituents:

Fat 11.3%, fibre (crude) 13.3%, moisture 8.5%, protein 26%.

Nutritional additives (per kg):

Vitamin A 9735 IU, vitamin C 122 mg, vitamin D 759 IU, vitamin E 675 mg, beta-carotene 2 mg, calcium 0.84%, carbohydrate 35%, L-Carnitine 290 mg, magnesium 0.12%, Omega 3 -fatty acids 0.72%, Omega 6-fatty acids 2.08%, phosphorus 0.62%, potassium 0.74%,  sodium 0.33%, taurine 1062 mg.

Wet food


Pork, maize, egg whites, chicken, cellulose, rice, tomato pomace, flaxseed, coconut oil, minerals, DL-methionine, carrot powder, L-leucine, salt, vitamins, trace elements, taurine, L-carnitine, beta-carotene.

Analytical constituents:

Fat 3.4%, fibre crude 4%, moisture 74.5%, protein 7.2%.

Nutritional additives (per kg):

Vitamin A 13860 IU, vitamin C 25 mg, vitamin D 93 IU, vitamin E 135 mg, beta-carotene 1 mg, calcium 0.2%, carbohydrate 9.5%,  L-Carnitine 90 mg, L-lysine 0.44%, magnesium 0.02%,  Omega 3 -fatty acids 0.23%, Omega 6-fatty acids 0.67%, phosphorus 0.15%, potassium 0.21%,  sodium 0.1%, taurine 383 mg.


Feeding Guide

Recommended quantity/day:


Dog`s Weight (kg)  Dry food (grams) Cans 370 g
Weight loss Weight maintenance Weight loss Weight loss
2 40 60 1/3 1/2
2.5 45 70 1/2 2/3
3 50 80 1/2 2/3
4 60 100 2/3 1
5 75 120 2/3 1
6 85 135 - -
7 95 155 - -
7.5 100 160 1 1 1/2
8 105 170 - -
9 115 185 - -
10 125 200 1 1/3 2
15 170 275 1 2/3 2 2/3
20 210 340 2 3 1/3
30 285 460 2 2/3 4 1/2
40 355 570 3 1/2 5 1/2
50 420 675 4 6 1/2
60+ 8 per kg 13 per kg 4 2/3 7 1/2

A 370g can is equal to 104 grams of the dry food.

Always make sure that your dog has access to plenty of water.

Customer reviews

4.7 out of 5 156  Reviews

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  • Metabolic biscuits & food
    arrived quickly ,securely.Good all round service.
    trevor bowditch. - September 20, 2018
  • Hills metabolic dog food
    My dog loves the food and the service provided again by medicanimal was polite and professional arriving quickly following the placing of the order
    Gary - September 11, 2018
  • Hills prescription metabolic food
    We have a Labrador who is 11years old and since using hills is a fit and healthy dog
    Eric Dibella - September 3, 2018
  • Hills prescription metabolic dog food
    Hills prescription metabolic dog food for overweight dogs it has successfully kept my dogs weight down for the past three years. My cocker spaniel loves this food as well.
    Maureen corp - September 2, 2018
  • Hills metabolic dog food
    Excellent product professional and quick service which arrived within 3 days of ordering
    Gary - August 10, 2018