Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Hairball Control Light Cat Food

Hill's™ Science Diet™ Hairball Control Light Adult dry cat food provides nutrition to help avoid hairball formation for cats who would benefit from a lighter, healthy lifestyle.

  • Natural fiber comfortably reduces hairballs
  • 13% lower calories vs. Hill's™ Science Diet™ Adult Hairball Control
  • High-quality protein for lean muscles

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Product Details

  • Key Benefits

    Recommended For:

    Adult cats 1 - 6 years of age that are prone to hairballs and weight gain.

    Not Recommended For:

    Kittens and pregnant or nursing cats. During pregnancy or nursing, cats should be switched to Hill’s® Science Diet® Kitten or Hill's® Science Diet® Kitten Indoor dry cat food.

    Additional Info:

    At Hill's, we have been studying nutrition to understand how natural fiber comfortably reduces hairballs in cats. 

    Other Products to Consider

    Science Diet pet food is available in a variety of dry foods and treats for your cat’s unique needs, and canned foods, with many delicious flavors your cat's will love.  


  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.


    • Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
    • New to this food? Mix increasing amounts of your pet's new food with decreasing amounts of the old food over a 7-day period.
    • Keep fresh water available at all times!
    • Your pets nutritional needs may change as they age. Ask your vet at every checkup.
    • To prevent suffocation, keep the packaging out of the reach of pets and children.

    Weight Control

    Ideal Weight of Cat - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - cups (gram) - weight loss Amount per Day - cups (gram) - weight management
    4 (1,8) 1/3 (30) 3/8 (35)
    5 (2,3) 3/8 (35) 1/2 (45)
    8 (3,6) 1/2 (45) 5/8 (55)
    10 (4,5) 5/8 (55) 3/4 (65)
    12 (5,4) 2/3 (60) 7/8 (75)
    14 (6,4) 3/4 (65) 1 (90)
    16 (7,3) 7/8 (75) 1 1/8 (100)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Hairball Control Light Cat Food provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult cats
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Chicken, Corn Gluten Meal, Brewers Rice, Wheat Gluten, Powdered Cellulose, Whole Grain Wheat, Chicken Liver Flavor, Dried Beet Pulp, Soybean Oil, Calcium Sulfate, Lactic Acid, Chicken Fat, Potassium Chloride, Dicalcium Phosphate, Choline Chloride, Iodized Salt, Fish Oil, 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), Taurine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), L-Carnitine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Green Peas, Apples, Cranberries, Carrots, Broccoli, Beta-Carotene.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3172 kcal/kg (279 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient Dry Matter1
    Protein 40.0
    Fat 9.6
    Crude Fiber 8.0
    Carbohydrate / NFE 35.1
    Calcium 1.08
    Phosphorous 0.79
    Sodium 0.44
    Potassium 0.83
    Magnesium 0.076
    Taurine 0.23
    Vitamin C 94 ppm
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.41
    Total Omega-6 FA 3.46


    1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.
    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's® Science Diet® Adult Hairball Control Light Cat Food contains 3.1 oz. by weight.

Science Diet®

Precisely balanced nutrition that can change pets’ lives. Because when they’re healthier, they’re happier.

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