Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ j/d™ Feline Chicken

Clinically proven to help cats  walk, run, play and climb stairs more easily, by soothing aching joints and preserving healthy cartilage.

See a difference in 28 days.

Read More

  • Clinically proven to help cats  walk, run, play and climb stairs more easily, by soothing aching joints and preserving healthy cartilage.

    See a difference in 28 days.



    KEY FEATURES   KEY BENEFITS
    Omega-3 fatty acids High Soothes tissues and eases aching joints.
    Docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA) High Helps to maintain healthy cartilage by down-regulating the expression of genes that activate production of cartilage-destroying enzymes, an action specific to DHA and ALA.
    Glucosamine & Chondroitin Sulphate High (only in dry food) G&C are the building blocks of joint cartilage
    Ratio of omega-6 to omega-3 fatty acids Low Soothes inflamed tissues and eases aching joints by reducing pro-inflammatory mediators.
    L-Carnitine High Facilitates conversion of fat to energy. This helps to limit stress on the joints by limiting weight gain and maintaining lean body mass.
    DL-Methionine. Manganese Increased In combination helps to maintain healthy joint cartilage.
    Protein; Calcium; Phosphorus; Sodium Controlled Provides an ideal balance for good health. Avoids excessive intake which may contribute to ill health.
    Superior antioxidant formula Added Neutralises free radicals in the joints.

    100% Satisfaction Guarantee We're confident your pet will enjoy Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ foods. We're so confident that we offer a 100% money-back guarantee.*

    Indications:

    • The support of the metabolism of joints in the case of osteoarthritis in adult cats.

     

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Kittens
    • Pregnant or lactating queens

     

    Additional Info:

      • Contains high levels of :
        • DHA ( A type of Omega 3 Fatty Acid),
        • Total Omega 3 Fatty Acids and
        • Glucosamine & Chondroitin Sulphate
      • Clinically proven to help cats walk, run, play and climb stairs more easily in as little as 28 days
      • Also Proven8 to help maintain healthy cartilage &  ease aching joints
      • j/d helps to interrupt the cycle of osteoarthritis and is an alternative to Glucosamine & Chondroitin supplements
      • In 4 weeks, older cats were clinically proven8 to benefit from Hill's Advanced Mobility Formula by showing:
        • significantly less stiffness,
        • significant improvements in activity, agility and grooming, and
        • more interaction with their owners and with other pets.
      • The use of DHA and ALA to preserve healthy cartilage in cats exemplifies Hill's leadership in pioneering fatty acid technology.
      • Fresh Pack System to preserve fatty acids and to maintain the quality of j/d™ Feline dry.

  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    These ranges are a starting point only, because cats' needs vary.  Adjust the feeding amount to maintain optimal body weight.


    Daily Feeding Guide

    Body Weight(kg) Dry grams
    2 30 - 40
    3 40 - 55
    4 50 - 70
    5 60 - 80
    6 65 - 95
    7 + 12 per kg

    Mixed Daily Feeding Guide

    Body Weight(kg) Cans 156 g Dry grams
    2 1/2 15
    3 1/2 30
    4 1 20
    5 1 30
    6 1 40
    7 + 1 8 per kg

  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Chicken:  Maize, chicken (29%) and turkey meal, maize gluten, animal fat, brewers' rice, dried beet pulp, fish oil, minerals, pea bran meal, chicken digest, soybean oil, DL-methionine, L-carnitine, taurine, vitamins, crustacean shell hydrolysate, trace elements, cartilage hydrolysate and beta-carotene. With natural antioxidant (mixed tocopherols).

  • 4024 kcal/kg (402 kcal/cup)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 31.7 33.7 7.9 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 20.0 21.3 5.0 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 2.1 2.3 0.5 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 34.8 37.1 8.7 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.85 0.91 212 mg / 100 kcal
    Phospohorus 0.63 0.67 156 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.30 0.31 73 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.71 0.75 176 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.076 0.081 19 mg / 100 kcal
    Taurine 0.20 0.21 50 mg / 100 kcal
    L-carnitine 513.6 ppm 546.4 ppm 12.76 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 106 ppm 113 ppm 2.63 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 561 IU/kg 597 IU/kg 13.94 IU / 100 kcal
    DHA 0.267 0.284 66.4 mg / 100 kcal
    Omega-3-fatty acids 1.10 1.17 273 mg / 100 kcal
    Omega-6-fatty acids 3.61 3.84 896 mg / 100 kcal
    Chondroitin Sulphate 825 ppm 878 ppm 20.50 mg / 100 kcal
    Glucosamine 1289 ppm 1371 ppm 32 mg / 100 kcal
    Crude Ash 5.4 5.7 1.3 g / 100 kcal
    Beta-carotene 3.71 ppm 3.95 ppm 0.09 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin A 6290 IU/kg 6691 IU/kg 156 IU / 100 kcal
    Vitamin D 623 IU/kg 662 IU/kg 15.5 IU / 100 kcal

    1Differs from label guarantees which are either maximums or minimums.
    2The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.
    3Nutrient intake for every 100 kilocalories consumed.


    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ j/d™ Feline Chicken contains oz. by weight.