A reduced fat, high fibre diet recommended to help obesity-prone cats maintain optimum body weight and for cats with diabetes mellitus.
KEY FEATURES KEY BENEFITS Energy; Fat Reduced Helps avoid weight gain. Helps lower lipid levels. Fibre High For weight maintenance after weight loss: provides increased dietary bulk which helps increase satiety and avoid hunger. For diabetes mellitus: helps reduce blood glucose fluctuation which may help reduce insulin dose. For colitis: modifies bowel transit time. For constipation: absorbs water and helps increase intestinal motility. L-Carnitine Supplemented Facilitates conversion of fat to energy. Helps maintain lean body mass. Magnesium Phosphorus Controlled Limits urinary concentration of struvite constituents, magnesium and phosphate. Target urinary pH Acid: pH 6.2 - 6.4 Discourages the formation and aggregation of struvite crystals. Superior antioxidant formula Added Neutralises free radicals.
- Weight maintenance after weight loss.
- Fibre-responsive diseases: diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidaemia, colitis and constipation
- Struvite-associated Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease in obesity-prone cats
Not Recommended For:
- Pregnant or lactating queens
- Cats concurrently receiving urinary acidifiers
- Cats that are debilitated, underweight or dehydrated
- Prescription Diet w/d™ Feline is appropriate for adult cats that are less active or neutered, and to prevent obesity recurring after successful weight loss.
Other Products to Consider
Other products to consider
- For weight loss:
Prescription diet™ Metabolic™ Feline or Prescription Diet™ r/d™ Feline or Prescription Diet™ m/d™ Feline.
- For diabetes mellitus:
Prescription Diet m/d™ Feline.
How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.
These ranges are a starting point only, because cats' needs vary. Adjust the feeding amount to maintain optimal body weight.
For all other indications use Weight Maintenance Feeding Guide.
FOR WEIGHT LOSS FOR WEIGHT MAINTENANCE Ideal Body Weight kg Dry grams Dry grams 2 30 - 45 35 - 50 3 40 - 60 50 - 70 4 50 - 70 60 - 85 5 60 - 85 75 - 100 6 70 - 100 85 - 115 7 + 13 per kg 16 per kg
High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.
Chicken: Chicken (42%) and turkey meal, maize, maize gluten meal, cellulose, brewer's rice, digest, minerals, animal fat, soybean oil, L-carnitine, taurine, vitamins, trace elements and beta-carotene. With a natural antioxidant (mixed tocopherols).
3193 kcal/kg (319 kcal/100g)
Nutrient As Fed1
As Fed, Caloric Basis3
Protein 36.7 39.4 11.5 g / 100 kcal Fat 8.8 9.5 2.8 g / 100 kcal Carbohydrate / NFE 33.2 35.7 10.4 g / 100 kcal Crude Fiber 8.3 8.9 2.6 g / 100 kcal Calcium 0.99 1.07 311 mg / 100 kcal Phosphorous 0.80 0.86 250 mg / 100 kcal Potassium 0.77 0.83 241 mg / 100 kcal Sodium 0.29 0.31 92 mg / 100 kcal Magnesium 0.075 0.081 24 mg / 100 kcal Taurine 0.19 0.20 59 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin C 102 ppm 110 ppm 3.19 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin E 555 IU/kg 596 IU/kg 17.37 IU / 100 kcal Total Omega-3 FA 0.17 0.19 55 mg / 100 kcal Total Omega-6 FA 2.39 2.57 749 mg / 100 kcal Carnitine 466.8 ppm 501.9 ppm 14.62 mg / 100 kcal