Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Canine Metabolic

Weight Management

Just like the human epidemic, almost 50% of the pet population is overweight. Even a little extra weight can impact the pets quality of life and relationship with family because that extra weight can reduce play time, impact mobility and affect the lifelong general health of your dog.

Hill's nutritionists & veterinarians developed Prescription Diet™ Metabolic clinical nutrition specially formulated to support your dog's weight management. In fact, 88% of pets lost weight at home in 2 months with the nutrition of Metabolic.

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Product Details

  • Key Benefits

    How It Works:

    • A synergistic blend of ingredients
    • Unique fiber blend from fruits and vegetables
    • Powerful antioxidants

    How It Helps:

    • Naturally works with your pet's unique metabolism
    • Helps avoid weight regain after weight loss
    • Helps your pet feel full & satisfied between meals
    • Supports vitality & holistic health
    • S+OXSHIELDTM: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

    Additional Info:

    Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ Metabolic Canine provides all the nutrition your dog needs during weight loss and maintenance. Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Prescription Diet™ foods can help your dog to continue to enjoy a happy and active life.

  • 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.
    For best results & safety practices:

    • Cover and refrigerate unused portion.
    • Gradually transition to your pet's new food over a 7 day period.
    • Exclusively feed the recommended Prescription Diet dry food, canned food and treats.
    • Keep fresh water available at all times.
    • Have your veterinarian monitor your pet's condition.

    Weight Control - using 13 oz (370 g) can

    Ideal Weight of Dog Weight loss Weight Control
    5 lb (2,3 kg) 3/8 Can 5/8 Can
    10 lb (4,5 kg) 2/3 Can 1 Can
    15 lb (6,8 kg) 1 Can 1 1/2 Can
    20 lb (9,1 kg) 1 1/4 Can 1 3/4 Can
    30 lb (14 kg) 1 1/2 Can 2 1/2 Can
    40 lb (18 kg) 2 Can 3 Can
    50 lb (23 kg) 2 1/4 Can 3 1/2 Can
    60 lb (27 kg) 2 1/2 Can 4 Can
    70 lb (32 kg) 3 Can 4 2/3 Can
    80 lb (36 kg) 3 1/4 Can 5 Can
    100 lb (45 kg) 3 3/4 Can 6 Can

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

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Water, Pork Liver, Whole Grain Corn, Chicken, Powdered Cellulose, Rice, Pork by-Products, Dried Tomato Pomace, Flaxseed, Egg Whites, Coconut Oil, Calcium Carbonate, DL-Methionine, Potassium Chloride, Carrots, Lipoic Acid, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, Leucine, Iodized Salt, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Ascorbic Acid (source of Vitamin C), Thiamine Mononitrate, Niacin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Taurine<(>,<)> minerals (Manganese Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate) <(>,<)> L-Carnitine<(>,<)> Beta-Carotene

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    322 kcal / 13 oz (370 g) can

    Nutrient Dry Matter1
    Protein 28.1
    Fat 13.4
    Crude Fiber 15.5
    Carbohydrate / NFE 37.3
    Calcium 0.80
    Phosphorous 0.59
    Sodium 0.38
    Potassium 0.84
    Magnesium 0.093
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.90


    1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.