The gastrointestinal tract is one of the dog’s most sensitive organs and many dogs suffer from chronic digestive complaints, which can cause sickness and/or diarrhea. Royal Canin Gastro Intestinal Moderate Calorie is a dietetic complete dog food with a moderate calorie content, especially designed for overweight dogs (or dogs that tend to put on excess weight easily) that also suffer from GI problems such as pancreatitis, chronic diarrhea or gastritis. The recipe contains easily digested proteins that can reduce intestinal fermentation processes. Added FOS promotes balanced digestion and contributes to healthy gut flora. Essential fatty acids including EPA and DHA can also help to reduce inflammation in the gut. MOS stimulates the local immune system in the intestine and can help to neutralise pathogenic bacteria. Royal Canin Veterinary Dog - Gastro Intestinal Moderate Calorie at a glance: High digestive security: proteins with high digestibility can help to reduce the fermentation processes in the gut, whilst fermentable fibres (FOS) support a balanced intestinal flora Moderate fat content: the moderate fat content allows for (long-term) feeding to dogs with tendency to gain weight High acceptance: dogs with digestive issues can often suffer with reduced appetite and weight loss, so the increased tastiness of this food can help with nutrient intake and recovery EPA/DHA: eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) are long-chain omega-3 fatty acids that can help to reduce inflammatory processes in the gut.