Clinically proven to reduce the frequency of uraemic episodes and support the survival of dogs with kidney disease.
KEY FEATURES KEY BENEFITS Phosphorus Reduced Helps slow progression of kidney disease. Non-protein calories Increased Helps ensure adequate energy intake and avoid protein catabolism. Amino acid profile Improved Support dogs Dietary buffering capacity Increased Helps counteract metabolic acidosis. Omega-3 fatty acids (fish oil) Supplemented Improves renal blood flow. Sodium Reduced Helps slow progression of kidney disease. Limits fluid retention in early cardiac disorder. Soluble fibre Increased Decreases ammonia reabsorption in the bowel. Lowers blood urea level. B-complex vitamins Increased Combats increased urinary losses due to polyuria. Clinically proven antioxidants Added Neutralise free radicals to support kidney function.
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- Chronic kidney disease (all IRIS stages)
- Renal forms of leishmaniasis
- Early cardiac disorders.
Not Recommended For:
- Pregnant or lactating bitches
- Dogs with hyperlipidaemia or pancreatitis, or with a history of, or at risk of, pancreatitis
- Clinically proven* that when fed in the early stage of kidney disease k/d Canine can reduce disease progression
- Clinically proven* that dogs with kidney disease fed k/d Canine showed significantly fewer clinical signs and survived twice as long
Other Products to Consider
Other products to consider
- For dogs with advanced chronic kidney disease (IRIS stage 4): Prescription Diet™ u/d™ Canine
- For dogs with moderate/advanced stages of cardiac insufficiency:Prescription Diet™ h/d™ Canine
- For dogs with chronic kidney disease and osteoarthritis: Prescription Diet™ k/d™+ Mobility Canine
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 maintain optimal body weight.
Body Weight (kg) Cans 370g 2.5 1/2 - 2/3 5 3/4 - 1 10 1 1/4 - 1 3/4 20 2 - 3 30 2 3/4 - 4 40 3 1/2 - 5 50 4 1/4 - 5 3/4 60 + 4/5 per 10 k g
Mixed feeding guide
Body Weight (kg) Cans 370 g Dry grams 2.5 1/3 + 20 5 1/2 + 40 10 1 + 50 20 1 + 155 30 2 + 140 40 2 + 230 50 2 + 310 60 + 2 + 6 per kg
Prescription Diet™ k/d™ Canine is a complete dietetic pet food for the support of renal function in cases of chronic or temporary renal insufficiency in adult dogs. This dietetic pet food has a low level of phosphorus and a restricted level of protein of high quality.
High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.
Original: Pork, maize starch, animal fat, flaxseed, various sugars, digest, minerals, cellulose, vitamins and trace elements. Coloured with natural caramel.
Nutrient As Fed1
As Fed, Caloric Basis3
Protein 4.1 15.9 3.6 g / 100 kcal Fat 6.6 25.9 5.8 g / 100 kcal Crude Fiber 0.9 3.5 0.8 g / 100 kcal Carbohydrate / NFE 12.5 49.0 11.0 g / 100 kcal Calcium 0.21 0.81 182 mg / 100 kcal Phospohorus 0.07 0.27 61 mg / 100 kcal Sodium 0.06 0.22 50 mg / 100 kcal Potassium 0.23 0.89 198 mg / 100 kcal Magnesium 36.959 MG 144.542 MG 32392 mg / 100 kcal L-carnitine 190.9 ppm 746.5 ppm 16.73 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin C 26 ppm 102 ppm 2.29 mg / 100 kcal Vitamin E 238 IU/kg 932 IU/kg 20.88 IU / 100 kcal DHA 0.071 0.278 62.4 mg / 100 kcal EPA 0.079 0.308 69.1 mg / 100 kcal Omega-3-fatty acids 52.40 204.93 45925 mg / 100 kcal Omega-6-fatty acids 41.12 160.83 36043 mg / 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.