A dog’s digestive tract is a highly sensitive organ, which can suffer from a number of debilitating conditions. Many dogs suffer with chronic diarrhoea or vomiting, meaning that a long-term change in food may be required. In order to relieve the digestive tract, this Royal Canin Veterinary Dog - Gastro Intestinal has an increased energy content, ensuring that only smaller portions are required to meet your dog’s needs. Fermentable fibres such as dried sugar beet pulp and FOS are also included to help regulate digestion, as well as nourishing the microflora in the gut and ensuring the healthy maintenance of a balanced intestinal environment. Mannanoligosaccharides (MOS) can help to stimulate the gut’s local immune system (IgA) and help to neutralise pathogenic bacteria. Royal Canin Veterinary Dog - Gastro Intestinal at a glance: High digestive security: proteins with high digestibility to reduce the fermentation process in the intestines FOS and MOS: fermentable fibres (FOS) to support a balanced intestinal flora and mannanoligosaccharides (MOS) to stimulate the local immune system in the gut (IgA) High energy content: the increased energy density allows you to feed smaller portions, reducing the strain on the gut High acceptance: dogs suffering with digestive difficulties often have a reduce appetite, resulting in weight loss. The great flavour of this food can help to encourage nutrient intake and recovery EPA/DHA: eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) are long-chain omega-3 fatty acids, which can help to reduce inflammatory processes in the gut.