Hill's PRESCRIPTION DIET

l/d Dog Food

Prescription Diet l/d Wet Dog Food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help support the liver health of dogs and help protect vital liver function.

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  • Key Benefits

    Prescription Diet l/d Wet Dog Food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help support the liver health of dogs and help protect vital liver function.


    These characteristics make Prescription Diet l/d wet dog food, useful nutrition for dogs with liver disease:

    KEY FEATURES KEY BENEFITS
    Highly digestible protein Controlled Reduces liver workload. Helps healing and regeneration of liver tissue. Delivers branched-chain amino acids (BCAA) and aromatic amino acids (AAA) in an appropriate ratio to decrease production of ammonia and other nitrogenous by-products.
    Carbohydrate Sources Highly digestible Help reduce breakdown of body proteins to be used for energy
    Sodium Controlled Helps control clinical signs associated with ascites/oedema and hypertension.
    L-Carnitine High Helps improve fat metabolism in the liver.
    Vitamin K, Zinc Added Help avoid deficiencies commonly related to liver disease.
    Soluble Fibre Added Promotes colonic evacuation and encourages nitrogen fixation by enteric bacteria, which reduces ammonia production and absorption.
    Copper Low Helps avoid accumulation of copper in the liver of dogs predisposed to copper storage disease.
    Antioxidants Added Helps protect against free radical oxidation to help maintain a healthy immune system

    * 100% Satisfaction Guarantee - if you are unsatisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund or replacement.

    Indications:

    - Ascites & oedema associated with liver disorders

    - Copper storage disease

    - General liver disorders

    - Hepatic encephalopathy

    - Portosystemic shunt

    - Insulinoma

     

     

    Not Recommended For:

    Pregnant or nursing dogs.

    Patients with hyperlipidemia, pancreatitis, history of pancreatitis or at risk of pancreatitis.


     

    Additional Info:

    Prescription Diet l/d Wet Dog Food is designed for the nutritional management of dogs with liver disease including hepatocellular disease, portosystemic shunts, chronic canine inflammatory hepatic disease, fibrotic hepatopathies, biliary disease, and glucocorticoid-induced hepatopathy.

    In certain circumstances, as with puppies with portosystemic shunts or other liver conditions, this product may be fed to puppies with careful supervision of a veterinarian.

    Provides complete and balanced nutrition for growing puppies as well as adult dogs.

    S+OXSHIELD: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals


    Other Products to Consider

    - For patients with copper storage disease or portosystemic shunt: Prescription Diet u/d Dog Food

    - For patients with general liver disorders: Prescription Diet k/d Early Stage Dog Food

    - For patients with hepatic encephalopathy: Prescription Diet k/d Early Stage Dog Food, Prescription Diet k/d Dog Food, Prescription Diet u/d Dog Food

    - For patients with insulinoma: Prescription Diet a/d Dog/Cat Food, Prescription Diet w/d Dog Food, Prescription Diet Gastrointestinal Biome Dog Food


  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Provide specific feeding instructions for your patient.

    Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight.

    Reinforce with clients to feed Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, & Hill's treats exclusively.


    This is only a guide. Grams are the most accurate form of measurement. Monitoring your patient's condition will assure the nutritional recommendation provides the best results.

    Gradually transition to this new food for 7 days or more.

    Adult maintenance Mixed Feeding Guide

    Weight of Dog — kgs Amount per Day - 370 g cans Amount per Day - grams
    1 0.25 + -5 g
    2 0.25 + 15 g
    4 0.25 + 45 g
    5 0.5 + 25 g
    10 0.5 + 90 g
    20 1 + 125 g
    30 1 + 220 g
    40 1 + 305 g
    50 2 + 250 g
    60+ 2 + 6 g per kg

    Adult maintenance

    Weight of Dog — kgs Amount per Day - 13 oz (370 g) cans
    1 1/4
    2 1/3
    4 2/3
    5 2/3
    10 1 1/4
    20 2
    30 2 2/3
    40 3 1/4
    50 4
    60+ 25 g per kg

  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Original: Rice, soybean meal, animal fat, soybean oil, maize starch, maize gluten meal, digest, dried eggs, minerals, cellulose, fish oil, rice protein concentrate, dried beet pulp, various sugars,vitamins, dried egg yolks and trace elements.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    542.4 kcal (370 g) can

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Moisture 67 %
    Protein 6.3 % 19 % 4.3 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 8 % 24.3 % 5.5 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 16.1 % 48.7 % 11 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 1 % 2.9 % 0.7 g / 100 kcal
    Ash 1.7 % 5.2 % 1.2 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.26 % 0.8 % 180 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorus 0.2 % 0.6 % 135 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.27 % 0.81 % 183 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.07 % 0.2 % 45 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.033 % 0.1 % 23 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin A 7654 IU/kg 23150 IU/kg 522 IU / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 55 ppm 166 ppm 3.74 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin D 408 IU/kg 1235 IU/kg 27.9 IU / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 254 IU/kg 768 IU/kg 17.31 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.53 % 1.59 % 358 mg / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-6 FA 2.21 % 6.68 % 1507 mg / 100 kcal
    Beta-Carotene 1.33 ppm 4.04 ppm 0.09 mg / 100 kcal

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