Hill's Prescription Diet™ k/d™ Canine

Kidney Care

Kidneys remove waste substances from the blood, and maintain the normal balance of fluid and minerals within the body. Once kidney damage occurs, the consequences are usually irreversible

Hill's nutritionists and veterinarians developed Hill's Prescription DietTM k/dTM clinical nutrition to support your dog's kidney health. In fact, k/d is clinically tested nutrition to improve & lengthen quality of life.

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  • Kidney Care

    Kidneys remove waste substances from the blood, and maintain the normal balance of fluid and minerals within the body. Once kidney damage occurs, the consequences are usually irreversible

    Hill's nutritionists and veterinarians developed Hill's Prescription DietTM k/dTM clinical nutrition to support your dog's kidney health. In fact, k/d is clinically tested nutrition to improve & lengthen quality of life.


    Sodium Low Helps control clinical signs associated with ascites/edema and hypertension.
    Phosphorus Low Helps slow the progression of kidney disease.
    Protein
    Non-protein Calories
    Reduced
    Increased
    Help meet nutritional needs while reducing kidney workload by avoiding excessive by-products that require kidney excretion.
    Dietary Buffering Capacity Increased Helps counteract the tendency for metabolic acidosis, a common complication of kidney failure, to help lessen muscle wasting.
    Antioxidants Added Defend cells from free radical oxidation, promoting a healthy immune system.
    B-complex Vitamins Increased Help compensate for urinary losses due to kidney disease.

    Clinically proven nutrition that can transform your pet’s life.

    How It Works:

    • Targeted levels of high quality protein
    • Controlled phosphorus
    • Low sodium
    • Lean muscle support complex

    How It Helps:

    • Protects vital kidney & heart function
    • Boosts vitality & energy
    • Supports appetite & eating enjoyment
    • Sustains healthy body condition

     

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

    * 100% Satisfaction Guarantee - if you are unsatisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to the place of purchase for a full refund or replacement.

    Additional Info:

    Hill's Prescription DietTM k/dTM Canine is a complete and balanced food that provides all the nutrition your dog needs. Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Hill's Prescription DietTM foods can help your dog to continue to enjoy a happy and active life.


  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian.
    For best results & safety practices:

    • Gradually transition to your pet's new food over a 7 day period.
    • Exclusively feed the recommended Prescription Diet dry food, canned food and treats.
    • Keep fresh water available at all times.
    • Have your veterinarian monitor your pet's condition.
    • To prevent suffocation, keep the packaging out of the reach of pets and children.

    Adult maintenance

    Weight of Dog - lb (kg) Amount per Day (cups/grams)
    5 lb (2.3 kg) 1/2 cup (50 g)
    10 lb (4.5 kg) 7/8 cup (85 g)
    15 lb (6.8 kg) 1 1/8 cups (110 g)
    20 lb (9.1 kg) 1 1/2 cups (150 g)
    30 lb (14 kg) 2 cups (200 g)
    40 lb (18 kg) 2 1/2 cups (250 g)
    50 lb (23 kg) 3 cups (295 g)
    60 lb (27 kg) 3 1/3 cups (330 g)
    70 lb (32 kg) 3 3/4 cups (370 g)
    80 lb (36 kg) 4 cups (395 g)
    100 lb (45 kg) 4 3/4 cups (470 g)
    120 lb (54 kg) 5 1/2 cups (545 g)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's Prescription Diet™ k/d™ Canine provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.
  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Brown Rice, Brewers Rice, Pork Fat, Cracked Pearled Barley, Chicken, Egg Product, Dried Beet Pulp, Whole Grain Sorghum, Corn Gluten Meal, Chicken Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Fish Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Lactic Acid, L-Lysine, Pork Liver Flavor, Potassium Chloride, Potassium Citrate, DL-Methionine, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin A Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Biotin, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), L-Threonine, Choline Chloride, Iodized Salt, Taurine, Magnesium Oxide, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), L-Carnitine, L-Tryptophan, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.

  • Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    4050 kcal/kg (402 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient Dry Matter1
    %
    Protein 15.5
    Fat 23.0
    Crude Fiber 1.7
    Carbohydrate / NFE 54.5
    Calcium 0.86
    Phosphorous 0.33
    Sodium 0.19
    Potassium 0.84
    Magnesium 0.144
    Vitamin C 126 ppm
    Vitamin E 730 IU/kg
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.95

    References

    1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.
    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's Prescription Diet™ k/d™ Canine contains 3.5 oz. by weight.