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Hills Science Diet VetEssentials Kitten Dry Cat Food 2.5kg (8950HG)

Hills Science Diet Vet Essentials Kitten Food Is Uniquely Formulated To Help Address Five Common Health Concerns For Growing Kittens
  • Five common health concerns for growing kittens: immunity, weight management, bladder health, digestion, and skin and coat condition
  • Contains proven levels of natural DHA that help support visual and brain development
  • Contains a balance of minerals and omega-3 fatty acids to help growing bones and joints 
  • Contains optimal levels of clinically proven antioxidants, Vitamin C and Vitamin E to support the immune system between vaccinations and help build a healthy immune system
  • Contains precisely balanced nutrition and high-quality protein to help achieve ideal body weight and ensures optimal growth and development
  • Controlled levels of magnesium and phosphorus result in an appropriate mineral balance to support the development of a healthy bladder
  • Natural vegetable fibre in conjunction with an optimal fibre mixture helps maintain a healthy digestive tract and firm stools
  • Omega fatty acids nourish skin cells and hair follicles to rejuvenate the skin leaving a shiny luxurious coat and healthy skin
  • High quality ingredients
  • Extremely nutritious
  • Delicious taste
  • Maximizes your cat’s potential for a happy, healthy future

Recommended for

  • Kittens from weaning until 1 year and pregnant or lactating queens

Not recommended for

  • Adult cats
  • Mature adult cats
  • Obese or obese prone cats

Feeding Guide:

  • Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight
  • If your pet is new to this food, mix increasing amounts of your pet’s new food with decreasing amounts of the old food over a 7-day period
  • Day 1-2: 25% new food, 75% old food. Day 3-4: 50% new food, 50% old food. Days 5-6: 75% new food, 25% old food. Day 7: 100% new food
  • For maximum benefit, this product must be fed as the only food
  • Use of supplements or mixing with any other food is not recommended
  • Keep fresh water available at all times


Amount to feed (grams and cups)

Weight of cat (kg)

Less than 4 months

4 – 6 months

7 -12 months and pregnancy


30g / ¼ cup




45g / 3/8 cup

40g / 1/3 cup



65g / ½ cup

65g / ½ cup



85g / 2/3 cup

80g / 5/8 cup



110g / 7/8 cup

95g / ¾ cup

½ cup (60g)


140g / 1 1/8 cup

125g / 1 cup

95g / ¾ cup



140g / 1 1/8 cup

110g / 7/8 cup




125g / 1 cup




140g / 1 1/8 cup



Chicken, Brown Rice, Chicken Fat, Chicken Meal, Whole Grain Wheat, Wheat Gluten, Egg Product, Soy Protein Isolate, Cracked Pearled Barley, Chicken Liver Flavor, Pea Protein, Pea Fiber, Whole Grain Oats, Pork Protein Isolate, Flaxseed, L-Lysine, Soybean Oil, Lactic Acid, Fish Oil, Dicalcium Phosphate, Calcium Sulfate, Choline Chloride, Potassium Chloride, Taurine, DL-Methionine, Iodized Salt, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Menadione Sodium Bisulfite Complex (source of Vitamin K)), Green Peas, Apples, Cranberries, Carrots, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Magnesium Oxide, Broccoli, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene

Guaranteed Analysis:

Crude Protein (min) 31%, Crude Fat (min) 19.5%, Crude Fibre (max) 3.5%, Moisture (max) 8%, Vitamin E (min) 500IU/kg, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C) (min) 85mg/kg, Docosahexaenoic Acid (DHA) (min) 0.1%

Calorie content:

4139 kcal ME/kg, 516 kcal ME/cup




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