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  • Healthy Immune Function
  • Lean Muscle and Ideal Body Weight
  • Helps Maintain Healthy Weight
  • Helps Control Hunger Between Meals
  • Great Taste

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Size: 4-Pound
  • Product Dimensions: 7.8 x 5.7 x 6.3 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 4 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
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  • ASIN: B0002MLA5K
  • Item model number: 6711
  • Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)
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Product Description

Size: 4-Pound

Product Description

Hill's Science Diet Adult Light cat food provides precisely balanced nutrition to help achieve ideal weight. It has fewer calories than the Hill's Science Diet Adult Optimal Care Original formula and contains L-carnitine to help your cat turn fat into energy. It also has a high fiber content to keep her satisfied between meals. All this and great taste too.

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Science Diet Cat Food
100% Precisely Balanced Nutrition

Hill's Science Diet cat food provides key nutrients that are in amounts within an optimal range for your cat, and is precisely balanced for their nutritional needs. We develop products with the precise balance of 50 nutrients based on life stage, lifestyle, size or special care needs. We carefully avoid too little or too much of certain nutrients.

America’s Pet Nutrition Experts Since 1939

Balanced pet nutrition has been our passion for more than 70 years. Over 150 veterinarians and pet nutritionists are involved in the development of our products. We make every bag of our dry pet food with the highest quality natural ingredients. These ingredients must meet our strict requirements for purity and nutrient content, which exceed industry standards.

High-Quality Ingredients for a Happy, Healthy Life

The right nutrition can help a cat's health, energy level and quality of life. Hill's Science Diet cat food contains nutrient-rich, high-quality ingredients like chicken, whole grains, and multivitamins to create nutritionally balanced food. Every bag of Science Diet provides key nutrients in amounts within an optimal range for your cat.

Transition Tips

Begin the transition by mixing the current food with the new pet food. Gradually decrease the amount of the current pet food while increasing the amount of new pet food. Continue to do this over a 7-day period. Transitioning slowly can result in fewer digestive issues and better acceptance of the new pet food. For finicky, older, or pets with health conditions, the transition time could take 10 days or slightly longer.


Dry Cat Food Formulas

Hill's Science Diet Optimal Care Cat Food

Provides precisely balanced, easy-to-digest nutrition. Includes taurine, essential amino acids and multivitamins that promote healthy growth of vital organs including the heart and kidneys.

Hill's Science Diet Hairball Control Cat Food

Provides precisely balanced nutrition and the natural fiber blend helps cats avoid hairballs in 30 days.

Hill's Science Diet Indoor Cat Food

Precisely balanced nutrition tailored for indoor cats. Healthy, gentle digestion for easy litter box clean-up. Avoids hairball formation in 30 days with a natural fiber blend.

Hill's Science Diet Indoor Long Coat Cat Food

For long haired cats who live indoors. Provides precisely balanced nutrition that nourishes a healthy, shiny coat and helps avoid hairballs in 30 days.

Hill’s Science Diet Light Cat Food

Provides precisely balanced nutrition for a light, healthy lifestyle with 23% fewer calories vs. Adult Optimal Care. Helps satisfy hunger between meals with natural vegetable fiber.

Hill's Science Diet Hairball Control Light Cat Food

Provides precisely balanced nutrition to help avoid hairball formation for cats who need a lighter, healthier lifestyle.


Hill's Science Diet Grain Free Cat Food

Grain free cat food with natural ingredients, perfect for cats with grain sensitivities. Precisely balanced benefits with no artificial colors, flavors or preservatives.

Hill's Science Diet Perfect Weight Cat Food

Breakthrough nutrition formulated to help your cat achieve a healthy weight and improve quality of life. Over 70% of cats lost weight within 10 weeks when fed this nutrition. Perfect for multi-cat homes.

Hill's Science Diet Sensitive Stomach & Skin Cat Food

For cats with sensitive digestive systems and to improve skin and coat health. 100% complete and precisely balanced nutrition that promotes good intestinal health, healthy skin & glossy coat.

Hill's Science Diet Oral Care Cat Food

Clinically proven kibble technology to reduce plaque & tartar and freshen breath. 100% precisely balanced nutrition that helps brush your cat's teeth with every bite.

Canned Cat Food Formulas

Hill's Science Diet Gourmet Entrees

Precisely balanced nutrition in a soft, smooth texture. Available in several flavors.

Hill's Science Diet Hairball Control Entrees

Natural vegetable fiber helps control and avoid the formation of hairballs by moving hair through your cat's system. Provides complete and balanced daily nutrition for adult cats.

Hill's Science Diet Grain Free Entrees

Grain free cat food with a minced texture in several flavors. 100% complete and balanced.

Hill's Science Diet Indoor Entrees

100% complete and balanced food for indoor cats and is ideal for spayed or neutered cats. Natural fiber technology helps reduce hairballs.

Hill’s Science Diet Chunks & Gravy Entrees

Precisely balanced nutrition in a chunks with sauce/gravy texture. Available in several flavors.

Hill's Science Diet Perfect Weight Entrees

Breakthrough nutrition formulated to help your cat achieve a healthy weight and improve quality of life. Over 70% of cats lost weight within 10 weeks when fed this nutrition. Perfect for multi-cat homes.


Cat Treats

Hill's Science Diet Crunchy Creations Chicken Treats

Grain Free treats made with real chicken and natural ingredients. Nutritious and delicious.

Hill's Science Diet Crunchy Creations Salmon Treats

Grain Free treats made with real salmon and natural ingredients. Nutritious and delicious.


Important Information

Ingredients
Chicken, Whole Grain Wheat, Brewers Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Wheat Gluten, Pork Fat, Dried Beet Pulp, Chicken Liver Flavor, Lactic Acid, Potassium Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, Choline Chloride, L-Lysine, DL-Methionine, Soybean Oil, Iodized Salt, Taurine, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), L-Carnitine, Calcium Sulfate, Oat Fiber, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Phosphoric Acid, Beta-Carotene, Natural Flavors, Dried Apples, Dried Broccoli, Dried Carrots, Dried Cranberries, Dried Peas.

Directions
Daily Feeding Guide (1 cup = 8 oz): Feed your cat 3/8 cup per 5 pounds of body weight per day (Weight Maintenance); 2/3 cup per 10 pounds of body weight per day (Weight Maintenance); 1 cup per 15 pounds of body weight per day (weight maintenance); 1/3 cup per 5 pounds of body weight per day (Weight Loss); 1/2 cup per 10 pounds of body weight per day (Weight Loss); 3/4 cup per 15 pounds of body weight per day (weight loss). Helpful Tips: The above ranges 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. Keep fresh water available at all times. This product is intended for weight maintenance. Should you choose to feed for weight loss, consult 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. If switching from a canned product, make sure your cat drinks an adequate quantity of water to avoid constipation.

Customer Reviews

My cats love this cat food.
Kelly K.
From what I can tell, Science Diet makes quality cat food that my cats seem to love.
CleanZee
Edited April 5 - See, this is why you can't take Hill's seriously.
Cracked Troyster

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

24 of 24 people found the following review helpful By Jill B. Stuart on October 22, 2012
Size Name: 17.5 lb
This is a really good choice for a nutritionally sound, lower calorie food, and our cat (admittedly not picky) immediately devoured it. But the real message here is: you need to find out how many kcal/day your cat needs for weight loss, research the calories in your cat's food, and accurately measure your feeding. There do not appear to be industry standards for what's labeled as 'weight management', 'light' etc., and the differences are dramatic!

Our very young and energetic cat starting piling on weight from when he was a kitten. Maybe he stuffs himself because he's a 'rescue'--I don't know whether he might have had some starvation in his early weeks that marked him for life! but we had to put him on adult food before his kitten year was up, on the advice of our veterinarian--and he went on to gain weight up to almost 20 lb. even when giving the recommended daily amount of food, measured, divided into 2 daily feedings.

We decided to switch from a Purina Pro Plan regular adult formula to their 'weight management' formula--still, kitty was gaining. When I finally did the research of how many kcal/day he should be getting and how many kcal we were giving him (mind you--the recommended, measured amount), I was shocked. The packaging recommends 56-84 g./day of the food for weight loss, for a cat with a goal weight of 10-14 lbs. That's 214-321 calories, measured by their own nutrition information. But my research at [...] showed that the recommended amount should be 187 calories/day for weight loss, for a goal weight of 10-12 lb. That means the *minimum* amount recommended by the Purina label was 27 more calories/day than he should be getting--or 14% more! and the maximum 'recommended' amount was 72% more than he should be getting for weight loss.

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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful By Paul Spoerry on August 20, 2013
Size Name: 17.5 lb
Hill's Science Diet Adult Light Dry Cat Food, 17.5-Pound Bag
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Hill's Pet Nutrition via Amazon Prime

Price:
$33.29 (17.5 lb)

Would would buy this:
Anyone who's looking to help their cat drop weight or maintain healthy weight. I have three cats. One of them will not stop eating, he's VERY fat. We finally took him to the vet and was told he has Type II Diabetes and that he has to drop weight. The vet told me I could buy the $80+ bag from him, or buy Hill's Science Diet Light. I'm happy to report that he's trimming down and is visibly happier.

Pros:
* 7lbs for $21 or jump up to 17.5lbs for $33 which is a great value * Received the nod of approval from my vet * The cat who's been eating it is slimmer and much happier

Cons:
* None

Value for the money:
Compared to the $80 (smaller) bag the vet could offer me, this is a LOT less expensive. High value in my opinion.
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful By Zachary S. Stover on August 7, 2013
Size Name: 17.5 lb Verified Purchase
This is a good food for the Superfeeder pet feeder. The size is very consistent and makes it easy for an automatic feeder to process.

Initially my cat did not like the taste of this food when switching from meow mix, but now he loves it. We have also put him on a slight diet as the recommended feeding chart on the side of the bag gives a range of quantities to feed your cat based on their ideal weight. The cat does not like that part.

It is pretty expensive, but worth it. Since starting to eat this food, my cat has had an improvement in his coat and color. He is, however, still very lazy.
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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful By zenobia on November 5, 2011
Size Name: 4-Pound Verified Purchase
arrived really fast very happy with it. and molly really likes it. and yuna wants to try it to. so very happy and it also was seal up well thank you seller.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Christine on February 5, 2014
Size Name: 17.5 lb Verified Purchase
Our cat, Max, loves this food and we feel good feeding it to him because it is a good formula. However, not sure what is going on, but we fill his PetSafe SlimCat Interactive Toy and Food Dispenser with his allotted 1/2 cup a day portion and he's a little chubby. Maybe we need to cut back on what Hill's suggests for his weight? He's a 3 legged cat, so we certainly don't want him to be overweight and put more strain on his hip...
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By Chris 315516 on July 10, 2013
Size Name: 17.5 lb Verified Purchase
I needed a low fat food for one cat (pancreatitis) and a low ash food for another (kidney stones) and a low fat food for a third (overweight). This food was all three. They like it. I feed them a quarter cup twice daily, and they have slimmed down. This food is pricier than what you'd get in the supermarket, but I am impressed by the quality ingredients -- and the results!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By DrBiohazard on July 15, 2013
Size Name: 17.5 lb Verified Purchase
My cats transitioned from Iams Weight Control formula to this Hill's Science Dight Light without any complaints. They seem to enjoy it.
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5 of 6 people found the following review helpful By BaltoWash Terp on September 10, 2013
Size Name: 17.5 lb Verified Purchase
Our veterinarian told us that our cat must slim down by about 3-4 pounds. This food did the trick very quickly, and our cat stopped whining in hunger - it satiated him really well and he really loves it.
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