Introducing Iams Senior Plus Formulas
Dec 01, 2011
IAMS NUTRITION INSIDER
New Iams Senior Plus diets are specially formulated to address the needs of older pets. They include
Veterinarians now have additional choices available for older dogs and cats so they can more carefully tailor the nutritional needs of their mature adult and senior patients. Veterinarians can recommend Iams ProActive Health and Iams Premium Protection Mature Adult diets for pets in the third midlife stage and new Iams ProActive Health and Iams Premium Protection Senior Plus diets to help senior pets stay healthy and active with additional nutritional support during this important fourth life stage.References
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