Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ a/d™ Canine/Feline with Chicken

For the nutritional management of dogs/ cats in recovery and with loss of appetite

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  • For the nutritional management of dogs/ cats in recovery and with loss of appetite


    KEY FEATURES   KEY BENEFITS
    Protein; Branched-chain amino acids; Arginine; Fat; Omega-3 fatty acids Increased Supports wound healing. Helps preserve lean body mass. Helps maintain body defences. Primary energy source for nutritional restoration. Soothes tissues.
    Glutamine Increased Supports small intestinal health.
    Zinc Increased Supports convalescence and natural defences.
    Potassium Increased Combats depletion.
    Palatability High Aids acceptance by inappetant patients.
    Consistency Soft and thixotropic (stirring makes it more liquid) Gives flexibility in feeding i.e. by bowl, spoon, syringe or tube.

    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:

    • Recovery (including anorexia, debility, surgical convalescence and tube feeding).
    • Hepatic lipidosis (without encephalopathy or primary liver disorders).

     

     

     

    Not Recommended For:

    • Patients where the primary objective is to avoid fluid retention, or prevent the accumulation of nitrogenous by-products, phosphorus or sodium
    • Patients intolerant of high fat intake eg. with hyperlipidaemic pancreatitis, or with a history of, or at risk of, pancreatitis

     

    Additional Info:

    • For greatest acceptance, ensure food is between room and body temperature (20 - 40 degrees C); do not feed straight from the refrigerator.
    • When syringe-feeding, thoroughly stir the contents of the can before filling the syringe.
    • Discard any unused portion after 36 hours.
    • In patients with reduced gastrointestinal function, a 3 day transitional feeding strategy may be necessary:
      Day 1 -  a third of recommended total intake  twice that amount of water;
      Day 2 -  two- thirds of recommended total intake  half that amount of water;
      Day 3 -  full recommended intake, undiluted.
    • For tube feeding blend with 1-2 parts water.

  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    DAILY FEEDING AMOUNTS

    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) Cans 156 g
    2.5 3/4
    5 1 1/3
    10 2 1/4
    20 3 3/4
    30 5
    40 6 1/4
    50 7 1/2
    60 + 2/15 per kg

    Daily Feeding Guide

    Body Weight(kg) Cans 156 g
    2 3/4
    3 1
    4 1
    5 1 1/3
    6 1 1/2
    7 + 1/4 per kg

    Prescription Diet™ a/d™ Canine/Feline is a complete dietetic pet food for dogs and cats. This dietetic pet food is intended for nutritional restoration (convalescence) and feline hepatic lipidosis, and has a high energy density, a high concentration of essential nutrients and highly digestible ingredients.

  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    with Chicken: Turkey liver, pork, chicken (10%), maize, fish oil, minerals, taurine, vitamins and trace elements.

  • 175.0 kcal/can

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 10.7 44.0 9.1 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 8.1 33.2 6.9 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 0.1 0.4 0.1 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 3.2 13.2 2.7 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.29 1.20 249 mg / 100 kcal
    Phospohorus 0.28 1.15 238 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.21 0.87 180 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.28 1.15 238 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.022 0.089 18 mg / 100 kcal
    Taurine 0.21 0.86 175 mg / 100 kcal
    L-carnitine 20.1 ppm 82.8 ppm 1.71 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 162 IU/kg 668 IU/kg 13.82 IU / 100 kcal
    Omega-3-fatty acids 0.59 2.43 502 mg / 100 kcal
    Omega-6-fatty acids 1.64 6.73 1394 mg / 100 kcal
    L-arginine 0.67 2.75 569 mg / 100 kcal
    Crude Ash 2.2 9.2 1.9 g / 100 kcal
    Beta-carotene 0.15 ppm 0.62 ppm 0.01 mg / 100 kcal
    BCAA Total 1.81 7.42 1537 mg / 100 kcal
    Glutamine + Glutamate 1.38 5.69 1178 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin A 49484 IU/kg 203396 IU/kg 4211 IU / 100 kcal
    Vitamin D 401 IU/kg 1648 IU/kg 34.1 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.