An elimination diet for cats suspected to have adverse food reactions and for their long-term nutritionnal management
KEY FEATURES KEY BENEFITS Protein Single animal source: chicken liver. Extensively hydrolysed. Reduced amount Minimises allergic reactions to food. Carbohydrate Single source: -rice in dry formula -refined maize starch in canned formula Helps limit sources of sensitisation. Allergic reaction to rice is rare in cats. Essential fatty acids High Helps nourish the skin and coat. Digestibility High Improves nutrient availability for patients with compromised digestive tracts Vitamin E and fiber High Promote healthy skin barrier and good stool quality. Clinically proven antioxidants Added Neutralizes free radicals.
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- Adverse food reactions (food allergy or food intolerance)
- Use as an elimination diet to rule out adverse food reactions in case of:
- Chronic pruritus.
- Otitis externa.
- Gastro-intestinal disorders such as inflammatory bowel disease (including colitis).
Not Recommended For:
- Pregnant or lactating queens
- The animal protein in z/dTM Feline is extensively hydrolysed to minimise the risk of being detected by the immune system.
- Rice protein concentrate and rice are the only vegetable protein and carbohydrate sources in dry formula
- The fat source is vegetable oil and animal fat, purified to contain no protein.
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.
Mixed Daily Feeding Guide
Body Weight (kg) Cans 156g Dry grams 2 1/2 15 3 1/2 30 4 1 20 5 1 30 6 1 40 7 + 1 8 per kg
Prescription Diet™ z/d™ Feline is a complete dietetic pet food for the reduction of feed material and nutrient intolerances in adult cats. This dietetic pet food contains selected carbohydrate source and a selected source of highly hydrolyzed protein.
High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.
Original: Chicken liver hydrolyzate, maize starch, minerals, cellulose, soybean oil, trace elements, taurine and vitamins.
174 (156g can)
Nutrient As Fed1
As Fed, Caloric Basis3
Protein 9.3 34.3 8.3 g / 100 kcal Fat 4.8 17.7 4.3 g / 100 kcal Crude Fiber 0.4 1.6 0.4 g / 100 kcal Carbohydrate / NFE 11.0 40.6 9.9 g / 100 kcal Calcium 0.22 0.81 198 mg / 100 kcal Phospohorus 0.18 0.67 164 mg / 100 kcal Sodium 0.09 0.32 78 mg / 100 kcal Potassium 0.25 0.93 225 mg / 100 kcal Magnesium 0.016 0.058 14 mg / 100 kcal Taurine 0.10 0.37 88 mg / 100 kcal L-carnitine 9.5 ppm 35.3 ppm 0.86 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin C 92 ppm 339 ppm 8.23 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin E 283 IU/kg 1046 IU/kg 25.38 IU / 100 kcal DHA 0.019 0.069 16.8 mg / 100 kcal EPA 0.006 0.023 5.6 mg / 100 kcal Omega-3-fatty acids 0.11 0.40 97 mg / 100 kcal Crude Ash 1.6 5.8 1.4 g / 100 kcal Beta-carotene 1.91 ppm 7.06 ppm 0.17 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin A 28489 IU/kg 105413 IU/kg 2557 IU / 100 kcal Vitamin D 154 IU/kg 571 IU/kg 13.9 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.