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Hills Prescription Diet Canine j/d Joint Care Chicken Dry Dog Food 12.5kg (8598)

Provides Precisely Balanced Diet - While Stocks Last


Hills Prescription Diet Canine jd Joint Care Chicken Dry Dog Food

It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before and during the use of this product in order to determine the needs of your dog

  • Prescribed by veterinarians for the nutritional support of dogs with arthritis, osteoarthritis, or under pre and post orthopaedic care
  • Complete and balanced food that provides all the needed nutrition
  • Proven to ease aching joints
  • Proven to help arthritic dogs walk, run, play and use stairs more easily
  • Contains EPA to interrupt the degeneration of cartilage and preserve healthy cartilage
  • Provides building blocks to repair cartilage
  • Controlled calorie content and added L-carnitine help maintain lean muscle and a healthy weight and avoid extra stress on joints
  • Antioxidants to support a healthy immune system

Indications – may be prescribed to nutritionally manage:

  • Arthritis (Osteoarthritis)

Contraindications:

  • Cats
  • Puppies
  • Pregnant or lactating bitches

Feeding Directions

  • It is recommended that a veterinarian’s opinion be sought before use and during the period of use. 
  • Individual requirements will vary depending on pre-existing nutritional status and medical condition.
  • Consult with the treating veterinarian to establish a feeding guide for the individual patient
  • Grams are the most accurate form of measurement; cups are estimated from grams
  • If feeding this food for the first time, mix increasing amounts of your pet's new food with decreasing amounts of the old food for 7 days or more
  • Keep fresh water available at all times
  • Your pet's nutritional needs may change as they age - ask your vet at every check-up
  • If you receive the new bag, it is recommended to transition your dog to the new formula over a period of 7-10 days

Old Feeding Guide

Dog Weight 

Cups

Grams

2.3 kg

½

50

4.5 kg

78

85

6.8 kg

1 ¼

125

9.1 kg

1 ½

150

14 kg

2

200

18 kg

2 ½

250

23 kg

3

295

27 kg

3 ½

345

32 kg

4

395

36 kg

4 ⅓

430

45 kg

495

 

New Feeding Guide

Weight of Dog

Cups

Grams

2.3 kg

5/8

60

4.5 kg

1

100

6.8 kg

1 ⅓

130

9.1 kg

1 ⅔

165

14 kg

2 ¼

225

18 kg

2 ⅔

265

23 kg

3 ¼

320

27 kg

3 ⅔

365

32 kg

4

395

36 kg

4 ½

445

45 kg

5 ⅓

530

54kg

6 ¼

620

Old Nutritional Information

Ingredients

Whole Grain Corn, Chicken By-Product Meal, Flaxseed, Soybean Mill Run, Brewers Rice, Soybean Meal, Pork Fat, Powdered Cellulose, Chicken Liver Flavor, Fish Oil, Lactic Acid, Potassium Chloride, L-Lysine, Calcium Carbonate, Iodized Salt, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), L-Threonine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, L-Tryptophan, L-Carnitine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Chondroitin Sulfate, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (min) 17%, Crude Fat (min) 11%, Crude Fibre (max) 12%, Moisture (max) 10%, Carnitine (min) 200ppm, Chondroitin Sulphate (min) 250ppm, Glucosamine (min) 250ppm, Omega-3 Fatty Acids (min) 2.0%

Calorie Content (calculated)

3868 kcal/kg, 384 kcal/cup

New Nutritional Information

Ingredients

Whole Grain Wheat, Whole Grain Corn, Flaxseed, Chicken Meal, Corn Gluten Meal, Chicken Fat, Chicken Liver Flavor, Fish Oil, Powdered Cellulose, Lactic Acid, Pork Liver Flavor, Potassium Chloride, L-Lysine, Calcium Carbonate, Choline Chloride, Iodized Salt, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), L-Threonine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, L-Tryptophan, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, L-Carnitine, Natural Flavors, Chondroitin Sulfate, Beta-Carotene

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (min) 16%, Crude Fat (min) 12%, Crude Fibre (max) 8%, Moisture (max) 10%, Omega-3 Fatty Acids (min) 2%

 

If you receive the new bag, it is recommended to transition your dog to the new formula over a period of 7-10 days



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