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Hills Prescription Diet Canine r/d Weight Reduction Chicken Dry Dog Food 12.5kg (8599)

Provides Precisely Balanced Diet - While Stocks Last


Hills Prescription Diet Canine rd Weight Reduction 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 obese dogs or overweight dogs with fibre responsive disease
  • Nutrition especially formulated to reduce dogs' body fat, while keeping the dogs appetite satisfied with high levels of natural fibre
  • Highly palatable
  • Clinically proven to promote healthy triglyceride and cholesterol levels
  • Unique combination of lysine, carnitine and soluble fiber modifies metabolism from fat storing to fat burning

Indications – may be prescribed to nutritionally manage:

  • Obesity
  • Fibre responsive diseases in overweight  dogs
  • Diabetes mellitus
  • Hyperlipidaemia
  • Colitis
  • Constipation
  • Lymphangiectasia

Contraindications: 

  • Cats
  • Puppies
  • Pregnant or lactating bitches
  • Debilitation
  • Underweight
  • Dehydration
  • Hypermetabolic state
  • Heart failure
  • Renal failure
  • Liver disease

 

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 

Ideal
Weight of Dog

Weight Loss

Weight Control

Cups

Grams

Cups

Grams

2.3 kg

7/8

70

½

40

4.5 kg

1 ⅜

115

7/8

70

6.8 kg

2

165

1 ¼

105

9.1 kg

2 ⅓

190

1 ½

125

14 kg

3 ¼

265

2

165

18 kg

4

330

2 ½

205

23 kg

4 ¾

390

3

245

27 kg

5 ½

450

3 ½

285

32 kg

6 ¼

515

3 ¾

310

36 kg

6 ¾

555

4 ¼

350

45 kg

8

655

5

410

 

New Feeding Guide 

Ideal
Weight of Dog

Weight Loss

Cups

Grams

2.3 kg

½

40

4.5 kg

7/8

70

6.8 kg

1 ¼

105

9.1 kg

1 ½

125

14 kg

2

165

18 kg

2 ½

205

23 kg

3

245

27 kg

3 ½

285

32 kg

3 ¾

310

36 kg

4 ¼

350

45 kg

5

410

54 kg

5 ¾

470

 

 

Old Nutritional Information

Ingredients

Whole Grain Corn, Corn Gluten Meal, Chicken By-Product Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Soybean Meal, Soybean Mill Run, Chicken Liver Flavor, Dried Beet Pulp, Pork Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Lactic Acid, Caramel colour, Pork Fat, DL-Methionine, L-Lysine, Potassium Chloride, 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, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Calcium Carbonate, minerals (Manganese Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, L-Carnitine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.

Guaranteed Analysis

Protein 34.6%, Fat 8.3%, Crude Fibre 12.7%, Carbohydrate 39%, Calcium 0.72%, Phosphorus 0.56%, Sodium 0.27%, Potassium 0.92%, Magnesium 0.120%, Carnitine 339.5ppm, Vitamin C 318 ppm, Vitamin E 558 IU/kg, Insoluble Fibre 23.1, Soluble Fibre 2.1%, Total Dietary Fibre 25.2%

Metabolisable Energy

2982kcal/kg, 245 kcal/cup

 

New Nutritional Information

Ingredients

Whole Grain Corn, Corn Gluten Meal, Chicken By-Product Meal, Powdered Cellulose, Soybean Meal, Soybean Mill Run, Chicken Liver Flavor, Dried Beet Pulp, Pork Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Lactic Acid, Caramel colour, Flaxseed, Chicken Fat, L-Lysine, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Chloride, Choline Chloride, Potassium Citrate, 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), DL-Methionine, minerals (Manganese Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene

Guaranteed Analysis

Crude Protein (min) 28.%, Crude Fat (min) 5.3%, Crude Fibre (max) 16%, Moisture (max) 10.5%, Carnitine (min) 200 ppm

 

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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