Your veterinarian has recommended a special diet for your dog. What makes this food special? Purina scientists and veterinarians work continually to understand how nutrition can positively affect the health of pets with special conditions. Through proper dietary management, the goal is to help your pet lead an active, healthy life. OM Overweight Management® Canine Formula offers dietary benefits that provide optimal nutrition while meeting your adult dog's special needs: Helps reduce the buildup of body fat; High in protein to help maintain lean body mass; Low in calories and fat; Optimal level of natural fiber helps dogs feel full. Do I feed OM Overweight Management Formula like regular dog food? Your veterinarian may direct you to feed OM Overweight Management Formula long-term, or short-term. Follow the specific feeding guidelines very carefully to help your dog receive maximum benefit from this formula. Do not stop feeding the diet earlier than directed without talking to your veterinarian. Will my dog find the food flavorful & appealing? Our flavor specialists have created a food that's highly palatable. Your dog will never feel deprived of great taste.