If your dog is gaining weight, Science Diet® Light Adult dog food can help. It has fewer calories and fat to help dogs keep their weight down. It also provides great taste as well as the complete and balanced nutrition adult dogs need.
Daily Feeding Guide
This product is intended for weight maintenance (dogs 1 - 6 years). Should you choose to feed for weight loss, consult your veterinarian.
These amounts are a starting point only. Your pet may need less or more food to maintain proper weight. Adjust as needed. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
Feeding this food for the first time? 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 pet's nutritional needs change with each lifestage. Continue to give him the same precise and balanced nutrition by transitioning your dog to one of the Hill's® Science Diet® Mature Adult pet foods once he reaches 7 years of age.
Science Diet is available in a wide variety of dry adult foods for your dog's unique needs and a variety of delicious canned foods your dog will love.
To prevent injuries, keep package out of reach of pets and children.
Weight of Dog / Obese prone / Weight loss
5 lb (2,3 kg) / 5/8 cup (60 g) / 1/2 cup (50 g)
10 lb (4,5 kg) / 1 cup (100 g) / 3/4 cup (75 g)
20 lb (9 kg) / 1 3/4 cups (175 g) / 1 1/4 cups (125 g)
40 lb (18 kg) / 3 cups (295 g) / 2 cups (200 g)
60 lb (27 kg) / 4 cups (395 g) / 2 3/4 cups (270 g)
80 lb (36 kg) / 5 cups (495 g) / 3 1/2 cups (345 g)
100 lb (45 kg) / 5 3/4 cups (570 g) / 4 1/4 cups (420 g)
Metabolizable Energy¹ (Caloric Content)
Dry 2997 kcal/kg (295 kcal/per cup ² )
¹Measurement of Usable Energy in a food, which differs substantially from gross caloric content.
² An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Light Adult contains 3.5 oz. by weight.
Whole Grain Corn, Soybean Mill Run, Chicken By-Product Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Corn Gluten Meal, Soybean Meal, Chicken Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Lactic Acid, Flaxseed, Caramel Color, Iodized Salt, L-Lysine, Choline Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, vitamins (L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, L-Carnitine, preserved with Mixed Tocopherols and Citric Acid, Phosphoric Acid, Beta-Carotene, Rosemary Extract.