- High protein to help promote loss of body fat while maintaining lean muscles during weight loss.
- Low calorie: reduced levels of fat to help reduce the number of calories consumed.
- Glucose control. High in complex carbohydrates and fibre to help even out blood sugar levels throughout the day
- Reduces hunger pangs and helping your dog feel fuller for longer
4949Uses Purina Veterinary Diets Obesity Management Canine Formula OMDietetic food for the nutritional treatment of excessive body weight by means of a low energy diet. Medical Indications: – Obesity – Diabetes mellitus in overweight dogs – Hyperlipidemia in overweight dogs – Fibre responsive colitis – Constipation Medical Contraindications: Conditions associated with catabolic states Clinical Considerations & Diet Characteristics High protein/calorie ratio – helps maintain lean body mass or muscle increases the % of fat loss and promotes satiety High fibre – promotes satiety while reduces calories consumed and helps manage fibre-responsive colitis Low fat – reduces calories to promote effective weight loss Administration: The suggested daily food intake for weight loss is based on the dog’s current weight average caloric requirements and a desired weight loss of 2% of body weight per week. Daily food intake must be adjusted every 4 weeks. It must be fed until target body weight is achieved.