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Hill's Prescription Diet Metabolic Weight Management Vegetable & Beef Stew Canned Dog Food, 12.5-oz, case of 12

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Description

Just like the human epidemic, almost 50% of the pet population is overweight. Even a little extra weight can lead to serious health problems. The pet's quality of life and relationship with family is also impacted 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 when fed the nutrition of Metabolic. This irresistible food makes it easier for you to bond with your pet with gently cooked, bite-sized chunks of real beef and natural ingredients with added vitamins and minerals.

Key Benefits
  • Developed and specially formulated to support your dog's weight management with a synergistic blend of ingredients
  • Naturally works with your pet's individual metabolism with a unique fiber blend from fruits and vegetables
  • Helps avoid weight regain after weight loss and keeps your pet feeling full and satisfied between meals
  • Developed with a unique fiber blend from fruits and vegetables to keep your pet at the optimal weight. In fact, 88% of pets lost weight at home in 2 months
  • Supports vitality and holistic health with powerful antioxidants

Veterinary Authorization

This item needs authorization from your veterinarian. Simply provide your pet and vet clinic information at Checkout and we'll follow up with your veterinarian to confirm. If you have a copy of your authorization, you can expedite the process by uploading a scan or photo of it to the Prescriptions section in your account or your order confirmation. You can also email it to vetdiet@chewy.com.

Diet Transitioning

Pets can be sensitive to sudden changes in their diets. For this reason, it is extremely important to follow a gradual transition plan to best support your pet's health and product effectiveness. Ask your Veterinarian about the best way to transition your pet to a new food.

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  • Item Number
    87468
  • Weight
    9.375 pounds
  • Packaging Type
    Can
  • Food Texture
    Stew
  • Lifestage
    Adult
  • Brand
    Hill's
  • Breed Size
    Small Breeds, Medium Breeds, Large Breeds, All Breeds
  • Food Form
    Wet Food
  • Special Diet
    Weight Control, Veterinary Diet
Nutritional Info
Ingredients

Water, Pork Liver, Carrots, Green Peas, Beef, Powdered Cellulose, Rice, Corn Starch, Wheat Gluten, Dried Tomato Pomace, Flaxseed, Chicken Liver Flavor, Coconut Oil, Potassium Alginate, Whole Grain Barley, Calcium Chloride, Egg Flavor, Calcium Lactate, Caramel Color, Fish Oil, Dicalcium Phosphate, Guar Gum, Lipoic Acid, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Ascorbic Acid (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (source of Vitamin K), Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Potassium Citrate, L-Lysine, Iodized Salt, Taurine, minerals (Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate), L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene.

Caloric Content

248 kcal/12.5 oz can

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein5.0% min
Crude Fat2.0% min
Crude Fiber4.0% max
Feeding Instructions
WeightWeight Loss (can)Weight Control (can)
5 lbs1/27/8
10 lbs11 1/3
15 lbs1 1/42
20 lbs1 1/22 1/3
30 lbs2 3 1/4
40 lbs2 1/24
50 lbs34 2/3
60 lbs3 1/35 1/3
70 lbs3 3/46
80 lbs4 1/46 2/3
100 lbs58
Transition Instructions

Pets can be sensitive to sudden changes in their diets. For this reason, it is extremely important to follow a gradual transition plan to best support your pet's health and product effectiveness. It is recommended to follow at least a 7-day transition plan before exclusively feeding your pet a new food. Start by mixing 75% of your pet's current diet with 25% of the new diet on Day 1 and Day 2. On Day 3 and Day 4, mix 50% of the current diet with 50% of the new diet. On Day 5 and Day 6, mix 25% of the current diet with 75% of the new diet. On Day 7, you can feed your pet the new food exclusively. Ask your Veterinarian about the best way to transition your pet to a new food.

Transition DayCurrent DietNew Diet
Days 1-275%25%
Days 3-450%50%
Days 5-625%75%
Day 70%100%
FAQ

Why should I buy veterinary diets from Chewy?

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How do I order veterinary diets?

  1. Search for the diet your veterinarian recommends and add it to your cart. You can purchase your veterinary diets along with any other items you need.
  2. At Checkout, you'll be asked for your pet's name and veterinary clinic information so we can confirm that the item is authorized by your veterinarian.
  3. Place your order and we'll take care of contacting your veterinarian. If you have a copy of your authorization, you can expedite the process by uploading a scan or photo of it to the Prescriptions section in your account or your order confirmation. You can also email it to vetdiet@chewy.com.

If your clinic needs more information from you or recommends a different diet, we'll let you know immediately.

I have a copy of the authorization from my veterinarian. Can I send it to you?

Yes. If you have a paper copy of your veterinarian's authorization, you can upload a scan or photo to the Prescriptions section in your account or your order confirmation. You can also email it to vetdiet@chewy.com.

Can I use a veterinarian's authorization if it was written by a veterinarian out of state? Yes. We accept valid authorizations from anywhere in the United States, Canada, and U.S. territories such as Puerto Rico.

Why do I need a veterinarian's authorization?

Veterinary diets are formulated with the precise ingredients and nutrients needed to address specific medical issues. Because these diets are formulated for medical issues, veterinary authorization is needed to advise you on the best way to give them to your pet and to monitor your pet's health while they are on the diet.

Can someone else (such as a caretaker or family member) place an order for my pet?

Yes, but we'll need them to contact us and provide the full name of the pet's owner after the order is placed. This is so the veterinary clinic can locate your pet's records when we contact them. Email us at vetdiet@chewy.com or call us 24/7 at 1-800-672-4399.

Do authorizations expire?

Yes. Your veterinarian will tell us when your authorization expires and how many refills you have before they'd like you to check back in with them.

Can I set up automatic refills? Yes. Sign up for Autoship at Checkout and select how often you need refills. We'll automatically ship your veterinary diets for as long as your authorization allows. If you run out of refills or your authorization expires, we'll automatically contact your veterinarian for a new authorization.

What if I have more questions? How can I reach the veterinary diets team at Chewy?

Email us at vetdiet@chewy.com, start a chat on Chewy.com, or call us anytime at 1-800-672-4399. We're here for you 24/7.

About Hill's Prescription Diet Weight Management for Dogs

Improving Lives Together

Groundbreaking Nutrition for Weight Management

Groundbreaking Nutrition for Weight Management

Hill's Prescription Diet Metabolic, Prescription Diet Metabolic + Mobility and Prescription Diet r/d have helped pets control their hunger and shed extra pounds with clinically proven results. Prescription Diet w/d helps dogs maintain a healthy weight. After two months of being fed the nutrition of Metabolic, 88% of dogs lost weight at home. Even a little extra weight can impact a dog's quality of life. Hill's Prescription Diet foods are made specifically to help pets achieve and maintain a healthy weight.

Clinical Nutrition

With Hill's, it's not just high-quality ingredients that count. Their focus is on the proper balance of nutrients in every recipe. So Hill's has developed foods that are designed to help pets with specific health conditions, providing the right nutrients to support their health. Hill's alliance with veterinarians puts them in a unique position find a nutrition recommendation for your pet no matter what health issue your pet is facing.

Formulated by Veterinarians

Hill's Prescription Diet started with a veterinarian's belief that some health issues could be managed through nutrition. What began as a theory has now been proven through extensive research by a team of over 220 vets, PhD nutritionists and food scientists. The results can be seen in Hill's Prescription Diet therapeutic pet foods.

Meeting the Highest Standards

Providing a food that delivers exactly what it says it does is Hill's number one priority, in fact, they perform over five million safety and quality checks every year. They've established relationships with trusted suppliers and will only accept ingredients that meet stringent standards.

The Taste Factor

The Taste Factor

You might know that Hill's Prescription Diet is good for your pet, but she's only concerned with the taste. Even though they place a heavy emphasis on nutrition, Hill's hasn't forgotten about palatability. Savory ingredients are combined to produce foods with enticing aromas, textures, and shapes that your pet can't resist.

Find the Right Formula

Talk to your veterinarian about the right formula for your pet.

w/d Digestive/Weight/Glucose Management

w/d Digestive/Weight/Glucose Management

Chicken Flavor

Key Nutrients

  • Therapeutic L-carnitine levels
  • Optimal blend of soluble and insoluble fiber
  • Low in fat and calories
  • Reduced magnesium and sodium
  • Clinically proven antioxidants

Health Benefits

  • Helps metabolize fat and maintain lean muscle
  • Maintains healthy weight and helps normalize blood glucose levels
  • Promotes urinary tract health and supports a healthy immune system
Metabolic

Metabolic

Chicken Flavor, Lamb Meal and Rice

Key Nutrients

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

Health Benefits

  • 88% of pets lost weight at home in two months
  • Helps your pet feel full and satisfied between meals
  • Helps keep pounds off after weight loss
  • Works with your pet's metabolism
Metabolic + Mobility

Metabolic + Mobility

Chicken Flavor

Key Nutrients

  • High omega-3 levels
  • Unique fiber blend from fruits and vegetables

Health Benefits

  • Clinically proven nutrition to support mobility in as little as 21 days and reduce weight by 13% in 60 days
r/d Weight Reduction

r/d Weight Reduction

Chicken Flavor

Key Nutrients

  • Optimal blend of soluble and insoluble fiber
  • Therapeutic L-carnitine levels
  • Clinically proven antioxidants

Health Benefits

  • Clinically proven nutrition to support mobility in as little as 21 days and reduce weight by 13% in 60 days
  • Supports a healthy immune system
  • Helps your pet feel full and satisfied
  • Helps metabolize fat and maintain lean muscle

About Hill's Prescription Diet

Hill's mission is to help enrich and lengthen the special relationships between people and their pet. Their Prescription Diet product line delivers clinically proven nutrition that supports common pet health concerns, from digestive and urinary health to aging and weight management.

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About Hill's Prescription Diet
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97% of reviewersrecommend this product

Rating: 4.7 of 5 stars 4.7 / 5

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  • 4 out of 5 stars

    My Dogs Love It!

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    We bought this for our 2 miniature doxies. They each lost about a pound the first week (vet wants them to lose 1lb per month). Both dogs love the taste we’ve tried the both the beef and chicken stews. The only drawback is that it is SO expensive!!

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    Hill's vegetable beef stew

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    Our diabetic yellow lab can only have so much food per day which is mostly fiber so i a a tablespoon of this or the chicken stew and she loves it of course she would like more but !!!!! This and the chicken smell good enough to eat, great supplement for her meal.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Great product!

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    Great product! Maintains our furbaby’s weight. Also helps with tummy issues. And a big PLUS she loves it!!

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Izzy approved

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    My vet prescribed this since my golden retriever is over weight (128 lbs) and recently tore her acl. So far she seems to love it and looks like she's losing weight.

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    My pup loves this food

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    My 15 1/2 pup loves this food. We add 2 spoons of it to her dry food. One FYI - If she has too much of the canned, it gives her gas. The dry metabolic weight loss food does not have that effect. She loves both!

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  • 3 out of 5 stars

    i hope it works for other dogs

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    my yorkie terrier won't eat it ! talk abouta fussy eater ugh !

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Metabolic Weight Management Dog Food

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    Our dog suffers from UTIs and she is overweight. She likes the food. So far she has not had another UTI episode but she has only been on the food for a little over a month. She hasn't lost any weight yet but we are reducing her intake slowly so hopefully this will change.

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  • 2 out of 5 stars

    Canned food

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    Disappointed, as at least 1/3 of the cans were dented. At the vets I would not have chosen them. Gerry

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Hills Metabolic Beef Stew

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    i put a partial can on top of their kibble, they like it!!

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  • 5 out of 5 stars

    Happy pet parents

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    Easy to get set up for prescription dog food purchase. Chewy made it simple.

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