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Eukanuba Veterinary Diets Weight/Diabetic Control Dog Food

Eukanuba Veterinary Diets Weight/Diabetic Control Dog Food

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This Eukanuba Veterinary Diet is formulated to nutritionally manage glucose metabolism and weight issues.
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Eukanuba Veterinary Diets Weight/Diabetic Control for Dogs
 
Eukanuba Veterinary Diets Weight/Diabetic Control Recommended For: Management of Diabetes Mellitus.

Sizes Available: 12kg, 5kg & 1kg bags

This Eukanuba Veterinary Diet is formulated to nutritionally manage glucose metabolism and weight issues. In addition, this formula helps address other indications that may benefit from the nutritional content, plus provide nutrients to support overall health and well-being. A special carbohydrate and fibre blend helps optimise glucose and insulin response after a meal and the reduced fat level* aids in achieving and maintaining a healthy body condition, plus L-Carnitine facilitates the oxidation of fat. This diet is also recommended for senior dogs, as Seniors often have glucose metabolism and weight control issues.
*50% less fat vs Eukanuba Adult Medium Breed

EUKANUBA WEIGHT/DIABETIC CONTROL FOOD PRIMARY INDICATIONS
 
Diabetes Mellitus
 
• Persistent Hyperglycemia
 
Obese-prone/Overweight dogs
 
• Senior (overweight, impaired glucose metabolism)
 

EUKANUBA WEIGHT/DIABETIC CONTROL MAY ALSO BE PRESCRIBED TO NUTRITIONALLY MANAGE:
Conditions benefiting from a lower level of fat
  – Pancreatitis

CONTRAINDICATIONS
• Growth  • Reproduction  • Lactation  • Underweight  • Cachexia

EUKANUBA VETERINARY DIET WEIGHT/DIABETIC CONTROL DOG FOOD NUTRITIONAL PROFILE
• Special carbohydrate blend (barley, sorghum) - helps optimise postprandial blood glucose and insulin response
• Special fermentable fibre blend (FOS 1%, beet pulp 4%, gum arabic 1.2%) - stimulates the release of glucagon-like polypeptides-1 (GLP-1), a potent anti-hyperglycemic hormone and optimises insulin and glucose response
• Carboxymethylcellulose (CMC 0.92%) - a viscosity modifier that helps delay glucose absorption
L-Carnitine - facilitates the oxidation of fat
• Reduced fat* and appropriate levels of animal-based protein - helps manage weight and maintain muscle mass to achieve a healthy body composition (fat vs. lean muscle)

*50% less fat vs Eukanuba Adult Medium Breed

EUKANUBA NUTRIENTS TO HELP MANAGE OVERALL HEALTH AND WELL-BEING
• High quality animal-based protein - helps maintain muscle mass
• Targeted omega-6:omega-3 fatty acid ratio - helps nutritionally manage inflammation at the cellular level
Vitamin E - an antioxidant to help maintain a strong immune system
• Beet pulp - a moderately fermentable fibre that produces butyrate, a short chain fatty acid (SCFA), which is a preferential energy source for the enterocytes and promotes intestinal health.
• FOS (fructooligosaccharies) - prebiotics which aid in Gastro Intestinal health and have been shown in a clinical study to help maintain the balance between beneficial and potentially pathogenic bacteria
DentalCare System - to help reduce tartar build-up across the whole mouth during and beyond mealtime


Eukanuba Veterinary Diet Diabetic Dog Food Composition:

Sorghum, Dried Chicken and Turkey, barley, fish meal, dried beet pulp, chicken digest, dried whole egg, fructooligosaccharides, potassium chloride, calcium carbonate, brewer’s dried yeast, linseed, animal fat, sodium hexametaphosphate, sodium chloride.

Analysis:
Nutrient/Ingredient 
Protein                       25.5%
Fat content                  7.50%
Omega-6 fatty acids     1.45%
Omega-3 fatty acids     0.30%
Crude Ash                   7.80%
Crude Fibres                4.00%
Moisture                      8.00%
Total Sugar                  1.60%
Starch                        49.0%
Calcium                       1.30%
Phosphorus                  0.95%
Vitamin A                    12500IU/kg
Vitamin D3                   900IU/kg
Vitamin E                     200mg/kg
L-carnitine                    50mg/kg

Canine Dry
Weight   Feeding for Weight                    Feeding for Weight Loss
             Maintenance (grams per day)      (grams per day)

2kg                    50-55g                                    35g
5kg                   90-100g                                   65g
10kg                145-160g                                 100g
20kg                230-255g                                 165g
30kg                300-335g                                 215g
40kg                365-405g                                 260g
50kg                425-475g                                 300g
60kg                480-535g                                 340g
70kg                535-590g                                 375g

It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before and during the use of this product in order to determine the needs of your dog. 

 

 

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