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Helps dogs feel full with an optimal combination of soluble and insoluble fibers

Helps maintain muscle mass in large breed dogs with its high protein formula

Supports bone and joint health in large dogs with omega-3 fatty acids

Helps limit weight gain with 31% less fat content than Royal Canin Large Adult

Royal Canin Large Weight Care dry dog food (formerly Maxi Weight Care) is tailored nutrition to help large adult dogs maintain healthy weight. This weight control formula contains a precise combination of soluble & insoluble fibers to help large breed dogs feel full. To help limit weight gain, this high protein diet contains 31% less fat compared to Royal Canin Large Adult.

Chicken by-product meal, brown rice, oat groats, corn gluten meal, wheat, rice hulls, pea fiber, barley, natural flavors, chicken fat, wheat gluten, dried plain beet pulp, fish oil, grain distillers dried yeast, sodium silico aluminate, calcium carbonate, salt, potassium chloride, fructooligosaccharides, L-lysine, vegetable oil, L-tyrosine, choline chloride, taurine, vitamins [DL-alpha tocopherol acetate (source of vitamin E), L-ascorbyl-2-polyphosphate (source of vitamin C), biotin, D-calcium pantothenate, pyridoxine hydrochloride (vitamin B6), vitamin A acetate, niacin supplement, thiamine mononitrate (vitamin B1), vitamin B12 supplement, riboflavin supplement, folic acid, vitamin D3 supplement], glucosamine hydrochloride, trace minerals [zinc proteinate, zinc oxide, ferrous sulfate, manganese proteinate, manganous oxide, copper sulfate, calcium iodate, sodium selenite, copper proteinate], L-carnitine, chondroitin sulfate, rosemary extract, preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid.

Calorie Content

This diet contains 3172 kilocalories of metabolizable energy (ME) per kilogram or 301 kilocalories ME per cup on an as fed basis (calculated).

Crude Protein (min) 25.0%
Crude Fat (min) 9.0%
Crude Fat (max) 13.0%
Crude Fiber (max) 11.7%
Moisture (max) 10.0%
L-Carnitine* (min) 140 mg/kg
Glucosamine* (min) 350 mg/kg
Chondroitin sulfate* (min) 25 mg/kg.

*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by the AAFCO Dog Food Nutrient Profiles.

Adult Dog Weight Low Activity Medium Activity High Activity
57 lb (26 kg) 3 Cups (290 g) 3 5/8 Cups (345 g) 4 1/4 Cups (399 g)
62 lb (28 kg) 3 1/4 Cups (307 g) 3 7/8 Cups (365 g) 4 1/2 Cups (422 g)
66 lb (30 kg) 3 3/8 Cups (323 g) 4 Cups (384 g) 4 3/4 Cups (445 g)
70 lb (32 kg) 3 5/8 Cups (339 g) 4 1/4 Cups (403 g) 4 7/8 Cups (467 g)
75 lb (34 kg) 3 3/4 Cups (355 g) 4 1/2 Cups (422 g) 5 1/8 Cups (488 g)
79 lb (36 kg) 3 7/8 Cups (371 g) 4 5/8 Cups (440 g) 5 3/8 Cups (510 g)
84 lb (38 kg) 4 1/8 Cups (386 g) 4 7/8 Cups (458 g) 5 5/8 Cups (531 g)
88 lb (40 kg) 4 1/4 Cups (401 g) 5 Cups (476 g) 5 7/8 Cups (552 g)
93 lb (42 kg) 4 3/8 Cups (416 g) 5 1/4 Cups (494 g) 6 Cups (572 g)
97 lb (44 kg) 4 1/2 Cups (431 g) 5 3/8 Cups (512 g) 6 1/4 Cups (593 g)

Royal Canin Canine Care Nutrition Large Weight Care Dry Dog Food

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Customer reviews

10 Feb 2019

Great food for my hypothyroid dog!

So far this food has been a great choice for my hypothyroid dog! After years of struggling to get him to lose weight I finally got him to an ideal weight and this food seems to be maintaining it. He loves the taste as well!
05 Nov 2018

Success with weight loss and management

Overweight lab mix has successfully lost weight and is now maintaining her weight which is necessary since she had to have her knee repaired.
30 Oct 2018

Great for Picky Eaters

I've been using Royal Canin products for years. As my little guy has gotten older, he's put on a few pounds and his vet recommended Royal Canin Maxi Weight Care. My guy is a VERY picky eater but he absolutely loves this stuff! Unlike other weight control foods, he doesn't turn his nose up at it and walk away. Instead, he eagerly waits for his bowl to be put down and gobbles it up. So far, he's dropped 2 lbs in the past month, which is a fair amount for a Tibetan Spaniel mix. I'm absolutely pleased to use Royal Canin products.
04 Oct 2018

Awesome chow

I bought this for my dog’s health. My dog gained a lot of weight but didn’t think anything of it. Took him to the Vet clinic and they recommened it. My dog lost over 25lbs and doing great.
03 Oct 2018

02 Oct 2018

Great food for maintaining weight

We have a pittie who’s prone to weight gain. We keep her on this with a regulated amount and she gets all the energy she needs while maintaining her trim figure.
02 Oct 2018

Great food for a dog that needs to loose weight

My girl after trying many different brands finally has lost weight
04 May 2017

It actually works

My lab/boxer mix was VERY overweight weighing 80lbs at her heaviest! I simply changed her diet and started to feed according to the weight chart on the bag and in only 3-4 months she is down to 67 lbs and healthier than she has ever been! Losing the weight her activity level has increased 100%, she is so much happier and I know her hips are happy too! I wish I would of changed her diet sooner! This Royal Canin diet is amazing!
Candy K
25 Feb 2017

My Collie and Sheltie love it!

Have used Royal Canin for going on 9 years. They are all healthy, skin and shinny hair to.
Vet with a fat lab
28 Dec 2016

Fat lab finally losing weight!

I tried other good brands (Hill's, Purina, Iams). Without reaching for the more pricey veterinary therapeutic diets, this was the first dog food that started showing results. We cut out dog treats and increased exercise. Royal Canin was the first dog food where we followed the labeled recommendations and saw results. My fat girl has been successfully losing about 1% of her body weight per week. This is excellent, healthy weight loss. I am her veterinarian, and I now recommend this regimen to clients struggling with weight loss for their pets. We are excited to watch her return to her old, extremely energetic self! Yes, Royal Canin is a more expensive dog brand, but my dog's health is worth these results. Royal Canin is clearly doing their research to create dog foods for specific needs of individual pets.