Free courier delivery on food items 6kg+*
Hills VetEssentials Puppy Mini
Hills VetEssentials Puppy Mini is for Puppies up to 1 year of age.
It is available in 2kg and 7kg bags.
Please note that Hills are in the process of changing their packaging and there will be a transitional stage in which you may receive either the old or new packaging. The ingredients and formulation have not changed.
The key benefits include: a healthy immune system, omega-3 fatty acids for healthy bone and joint development,a healthy digestive tract, vitamins and minerals for healthy development of teeth and omega 6 fatty acids help promote healthy skin and a shiny coat.
When working out dosage you need to adjust it to your pets optimal body weight(fed as 2-4 meals per day-may decrease with age) through several factors which are: puppies should be fed from weaning until maturity at 1 year old, feed to pregnant bitches depends upon the stage of pregnancy (often pregnancy is not recognised until the 4th or 5th week) and Lactating bitches should be fed unrestricted amounts (i.e. fed ad libitum) until weaning is completed.
Puppy: 2-3 - 1kg(55g day),10kg(180g day),15kg(410g day),3kg(100g day) / 4-9 - 10kg(250g),20kg(420g),30kg(570g),5kg(120g) / 10-12 - 15kg(270g), 25kg(400g), 40kg(570g)
Pregnant Bitch: 1-4 5kg(120g day) , 15kg(270g day), 30kg(460g),50kg(670g),5kg(150g) / 5-6 - 15kg(340g),30kg(570g),50kg(840g),5kg(180g)/ 7-9 - 15kg(410g), 30kg(685g) , 50kg(1005g)
We offer a range of delivery options:
Our standard delivery is free by Royal Mail 2nd Class - there are some exceptions and you can see these on our delivery page. These include refridgerated items and aerosols which have to be sent via our Courier service.
We also offer delivery by Royal Mail 1st Class or via Next Working Day Courier for a small fee (for items in stock ordered before 12pm Monday to Thursday). Where available orders can be upgraded to Next Working Day pre-12pm or Saturday Delivery. Standard courier orders placed before 12pm on Fridays will be delivered the following Monday.
Orders under £20 have a £2.50 handling fee automatically added.
Food deliveries weighing 2kg and over ordered before 12pm (Monday to Thursday) will be delivered next working day by courier - Monday to Friday - excludes Saturday delivery. Orders placed on a Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be delivered on a Tuesday. Orders weighing over 6kg are sent free.*
*Please note that any other items ordered with food will be sent separately via Royal Mail 2nd Class by default. If you require non-food items on a faster service we offer the option to upgrade to Royal Mail 1st Class or Courier delivery of non-food items for an additional charge.
For more information, view our delivery page.