Hill's Canine Prescription Diet j/d Reduced Calorie Joint Care 12kg
|Brand||Hill's Prescription Diet|
Hill's Prescription Diet j/d Canine Reduced Calorie is a complete and balanced food that provides all the nutrition your dog needs. It is recommended for the suppot of the metabolism of joints in the case of osteoarthritis in dogs with a tendency to gain weight. This is clinically proven nutrition formulated to help maintain healthy cartilage and ease aching joints, it helps to reduce the dosage of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs by up to 25%, to interrupt the cycle of osteoarthritis and is an alternative to Glucosamine & Chondroitin supplements
High levels of omega-3 fatty acids - soothes tissues and eases aching joints.
High levels of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) - helps to maintain healthy cartilage.
Enriched with glucosamine & chondroitin sulfate.
Moderate fat - helps avoid weight gain.
High levels of L-carnitine - facilitates the conversion of fat to energy, which helps maintain a healthy weight and avoid extra stress on joints.
Increased fibre - increases dietary bulk to aid satiety and reduce hunger.
Added superior antioxidant formula - neutralises free radicals in the joints.
Controlled protein, calcium, phosphorus and sodium - avoids excessive intake making this food appropriate to be continued when dogs become older.
Maize, brewer's rice, flaxseed, pea bran meal, soybean meal, chicken and turkey meal, maize gluten meal, digest, cellulose, dried beet pulp, animal fat (pork), fish oil, minerals, L-carnitine, cartilage hydrolysate (source of chondroitin sulphate), crustacean shell hydrolysate (source of glucosamine), vitamins, trace elements and beta-carotene. Naturally preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid.
|as fed||dry matter4||per 100 kcal ME5|
|Protein||22.1 %||24.0 %||6.5 g|
|Fat||13.5 %||14.7 %||3.9 g|
|Carbohydrate (NFE)||42.8 %||46.5 %||12.5 g|
|Fibre (crude)||9.1 %||9.9 %||2.7 g|
|Moisture||8.0 %||-||2.3 g|
|Calcium||0.63 %||0.68 %||183 mg|
|Phosphorus||0.57 %||0.62 %||167 mg|
|Sodium||0.23 %||0.25 %||67 mg|
|Potassium||0.74 %||0.80 %||215 mg|
|Magnesium||0.14 %||0.15 %||42 mg|
|Omega-3 fatty acids||3.14 %||3.41 %||918 mg|
|Omega-6 fatty acids||2.05 %||2.22 %||598 mg|
|EPA||0.34 %||0.37 %||101 mg|
|Taurine||1,010 mg/kg||1,098 mg/kg||30 mg|
|L-Carnitine||310 mg/kg||337 mg/kg||9 mg|
|Glucosamine||1,035 mg/kg||1,125 mg/kg||30 mg|
|Chondroitin sulfate||800 mg||870 mg/kg||23 mg|
|Vitamin A||6,490 IU/kg||7,050 IU/kg||190 IU|
|Vitamin D||670 IU/kg||730 IU/kg||20 IU|
|Vitamin E||660 mg/kg||715 mg/kg||19 mg|
|Vitamin C||110 mg/kg||120 mg/kg||3.00 mg|
|Beta-carotene||1.5 mg/kg||1.6 mg/kg||0.04 mg|
|as fed||dry matter4|
|Target urinary pH||6.8 - 7.2|
Hill's Prescription Diet j/d Canine Reduced Calorie should be recommended by your veterinary surgeon. For detailed information on feeding amounts and how this food can help your pet, please consult your veterinary surgeon. Exclusively feed the recommended Prescription Diet food and keep fresh water availalbe at all times. Please note that this is a guide only and that individual animals may have different requirements. Adjust the feeding amount to maintain the optimal body weight.
|Ideal Body Weight kg||Dry grams|
|2.50||40 - 55|
|5||70 - 95|
|10||115 - 160|
|20||195 - 270|
|30||265 - 365|
|40||330 - 455|
|50||390 - 535|
|60 +||9 per kg|
This food should be used only when recommended by a vet following the examination of your pet. Whilst your pet is being fed this diet, it is recommended that you seek veterinary advice at least every 6 months and immediately if your pet’s condition deteriorates in any way.