Clinically proven to help dogs walk, run, play and climb stairs more easily, by soothing aching joints and preserving healthy cartilage. See a difference in 1 day.
KEY FEATURES KEY BENEFITS Omega-3 fatty acids High Soothes tissues and eases aching joints. Eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) High Helps to maintain healthy cartilage by down-regulating the expression of genes that activate production of cartilage-destroying enzymes an EPA-specific action. Glucosamine & Chondroitin Sulphate High (only in the dry food) G&C are the building blocks of joint cartilage Ratio of omega-6 toomega-3 fatty acids Low Soothes tissues and eases aching joints. L-Carnitine High Facilitates the conversion of fat to energy.This helps to limit stress on the joints by limiting weight gain and maintaining lean body mass. Superior antioxidant formula Added Neutralises free radicals in the joints. L-Lysine Supplemented Helps preserve muscular support for joints. Protein; Calcium; Phosphorus; Sodium Controlled Avoids excessive intake which makes the food appropriate to be continued when dogs become older.
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- The support of the metabolism of joints in the case of osteoarthritis in adult dogs
Not Recommended For:
- Any dog
- Contains high levels of :
- EPA (a type of omega 3 fatty acid)
- Total omega 3 fatty acids
- Glucosamine and chondroitin sulphate
- Clinically proven8 to:
- Help dogs with stiff joints walk, run, play and climb stairs more easily in as little as 21 days.
- Help reduce the dosage of NSAIDS by up to 25%
- Also proven8 to help maintain healthy cartilage and ease aching joints
- j/d helps to interrupt the cycle of osteoarthritis and is an alternative to glucosamine and chondroitin supplements
- The use of EPA to maintain healthy cartilage in dogs exemplifies Hill's leadership in pioneering fatty acid technology.
- Fresh Pack System to preserve fatty acids and to maintain the quality of j/d™ Canine dry.
Other Products to Consider
Other products to consider:
- For joint support for overweight dogs or dogs prone to gaining weight:
Prescription Diet™ j/d™ Canine Reduced Calorie.
How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.
These ranges are a starting point only, because dogs' needs vary. Adjust the feeding amount to maitain optimal body weight.
Body Weight(kg) Dry grams 2.5 50 - 70 5 85 - 120 10 145 - 205 15 200 - 275 20 245 - 340 30 335 - 460 40 415 - 570 50 490 - 675 60 + 11 per kg
Mixed Feeding Guide
Body Weight(kg) Cans 370 g Dry grams 2.5 1/4 25 5 1/2 35 10 1 35 20 1 155 30 2 120 40 2 215 50 2 305 60 + 2 7 per kg
High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.
with Chicken: Maize, wheat, brewers' rice, whole flaxseed, soybean meal, pea bran meal, chicken and turkey meal, digest, animal fat, fish oil, minerals, dried whole egg, L-carnitine, L-lysine, vitamins, taurine, crustacean shell hydrolysate, trace elements, pork cartilage hydrolysate and beta-carotene. With natural antioxidant (mixed tocopherols).
3618 kcal/kg (362 kcal/cup)
Nutrient As Fed1
As Fed, Caloric Basis3
Protein 18.1 19.7 5.0 g / 100 kcal Fat 14.8 16.1 4.1 g / 100 kcal Crude Fiber 5.4 5.8 1.5 g / 100 kcal Carbohydrate / NFE 49.2 53.5 13.6 g / 100 kcal Calcium 0.61 0.66 168 mg / 100 kcal Phospohorus 0.49 0.54 136 mg / 100 kcal Sodium 0.24 0.26 66 mg / 100 kcal Potassium 0.70 0.76 192 mg / 100 kcal Magnesium 0.145 0.158 40 mg / 100 kcal Taurine 0.11 0.12 31 mg / 100 kcal L-carnitine 305.5 ppm 332.1 ppm 8.44 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin C 116 ppm 127 ppm 3.22 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin E 738 IU/kg 802 IU/kg 20.39 IU / 100 kcal EPA 0.391 0.425 108.0 mg / 100 kcal Omega-3-fatty acids 3.35 3.65 927 mg / 100 kcal Omega-6-fatty acids 2.26 2.46 625 mg / 100 kcal Crude Ash 4.5 4.9 1.2 g / 100 kcal Beta-carotene 2.35 ppm 2.56 ppm 0.07 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin A 9220 IU/kg 10022 IU/kg 255 IU / 100 kcal Vitamin D 738 IU/kg 802 IU/kg 20.4 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™ Canine j/d™ with Chicken contains oz. by weight.