Hill's Canine Prescription Diet k/d Kidney Care 12kg
|Brand||Hill's Prescription Diet|
Hill's Prescription Diet k/d Canine is a complete and balanced food that provides all the nutrition your dog needs. It is recommended for chronic kidney disease, renal forms of leishmaniasis and early cardiac disorders. It is clinically proven that when fed in the early stage of kidney disease, this food can reduce disease progression. Also, dogs with kidney disease fed k/d Canine showed significantly fewer clinical signs and survived twice as long.
- Reduced phosphorus - helps slow progression of kidney disease.
- Increased non-protein calories - helps ensure adequate energy and avoid protein catabolism.
- Added omega - 3 fatty acids - improves renal blood flow.
- Reduced sodium - helps slows progression of kidney disease and limits fluid retention in early cardiac disorder.
- Increased fibres - decreases ammonia re-absorption in the bowel and helps lower blood urea level.
- Increased B-complex vitamins - combats increased urinary losses due to polyuria.
- Added superior antioxidant formula - neutralises free radicals to support kidney function.
Ground rice, animal fat, ground maize, dried whole egg, maize gluten meal, digest, flaxseed, fish oil, dried beet pulp, calcium carbonate, cellulose, potassium citrate, potassium chloride, calcium sulphate, L-lysine hydrochloride, salt, magnesium oxide, taurine, L-threonine, L-tryptophan, vitamins and trace elements. Naturally preserved with mixed tocopherols and citric acid.
|as fed||dry matter4||per 100 kcal ME5|
|Protein||13.4 %||14.5 %||3.4 g|
|Fat||18.3 %||19.8 %||4.6 g|
|Carbohydrate (NFE)||54.7 %||59.1 %||13.9 g|
|Fibre (crude)||1.7 %||1.8 %||0.4 g|
|Moisture||7.5 %||-||1.9 g|
|Calcium||0.70 %||0.76 %||178 mg|
|Phosphorus||0.22 %||0.24 %||56 mg|
|Sodium||0.19 %||0.20 %||48 mg|
|Potassium||0.72 %||0.77 %||182 mg|
|Magnesium||0.11 %||0.12 %||27 mg|
|Omega-3 fatty acids||1.18 %||1.27 %||298 mg|
|Omega-6 fatty acids||2.63 %||2.84 %||667 mg|
|Taurine||0 %||0 %||25 mg|
|Vitamin A||10,000 IU/kg||10,811 IU/kg||254 IU|
|Vitamin D||470 IU/kg||508 IU/kg||12 IU|
|Vitamin E||600 mg/kg||649 mg/kg||15 mg|
|Vitamin C||70 mg/kg||76 mg/kg||1.80 mg|
|Beta-carotene||1.5 mg/kg||1.6 mg/kg||0.04 mg|
|as fed||dry matter4|
|Non-protein calories||88 %|
|Target urinary pH||6.8 - 7.2|
Hill's Prescription Diet k/d Canine 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.
|Body Weight kg||Dry grams|
|2.50||50 - 65|
|5||80 - 110|
|10||135 - 185|
|20||225 - 310|
|30||305 - 425|
|40||380 - 525|
|50||450 - 620|
|60 +||9 - 11 per kg|
A 370g can is equal to 130 grams of the dry food.
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.