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Kitten Kitten
Adult 1+ Adult 1+
Mature Adult 7+
Mature Adult 7+
Senior 11+ Senior 11+

Puppy Puppy
Adult 1+ Adult 1+
Mature Adult 7+
Mature Adult 7+

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NO MESSAGE FOUND (hills.conditions.cat.none) (en_SG)

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a/d™ Canine/Feline Critical Care

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Prescription Diet™
a/d™ Canine/Feline Critical Care

For the nutritional support of pets recovering from serious illness, accident and surgery

Cats and dogs can undergo significant metabolic changes when recovering from a serious illness, injury or surgery. During these stressful conditions the body is challenged to maintain strong natural defenses and spare lean body mass, which makes it is even more important to feed the right food. Cats and dogs need extra energy and nutrients, in an appetizing form, to encourage the recovery process.

At Hill's, nutritionists and veterinarians developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to help dogs and cats in recovering process

Key Benefits

Prescription Diet™ a/d™ is formulated with the following benefits:
  • Highly digestible ingredients and extra calories to help during recovery
  • Highly digestible proteins to help wound and tissue healing, preserving lean body mass and promoting a healthy immune system
  • Increased level of potassium to help avoid depletion
  • Highly palatability with a soft consistency aids acceptance by inappetant pets and gives flexibility in feeding -- by bowl, spoon, syringe or feeding tube

Additional Info

Hill's™ Prescription Diet™ a/d™ Canine is a complete and balanced food that provides all the nutrition dogs and cats need. Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Prescription Diet™ foods can help your pet to continue to enjoy a happy and active life.

Feeding Guide

Daily Feeding Guide

Individual requirements may vary depending on pre-existing nutritional status and medical condition. In patients where normal G.I. function has been compromised by anorexia, a three-day transitional feeding strategy may be necessary.
Day One 1/3 of daily caloric intake with 2/3 water dilution
Day Two 2/3 of daily caloric intake with 1/3 water dilution
Day Three Entire daily caloric intake
Select a feeding schedule based on the following patient criteria:
Schedule 1 Cage Rest
Schedule 2 Surgery, Sepsis, Cancer, Trauma, Fever, Feline Hepatic Lipidosis
Schedule 3 Severe Burn, Injury or Head Trauma

  • The following daily intakes are intended as a guide and should be adjusted as needed to achieve or maintain optimum body weight.
  • Divide into three to six equal daily feedings to minimize gastrointestinal side effects. (1 can = 150 ml.)

Feeding transition

- using 5.5 oz (156 g) can

Weight of AnimalSchedule 1
in Milliliters
Schedule 2
in Milliliters
Schedule 3
in Milliliters
5 lb (2,3 kg)117140187
8 lb (3,6 kg)166200266
10 lb (4,5 kg)197236315
15 lb (6,8 kg)267320427
20 lb (9,1 kg)331397529
30 lb (14 kg)448538717
40 lb (18 kg)556668890
50 lb (23 kg)6587891052
60 lb (27 kg)7549051207
70 lb (32 kg)84710161355
80 lb (36 kg)93611231497
90 lb (41 kg)102212271635
100 lb (45 kg)110613271770

Average Nutrient And Caloric Contents

Canned 1151 kcal/kg ( 179.556 kcal/per 156g can)

Nutrient
 
Dry Matter1
%
Protein44.2
Fat30.4
Carbohydrate (NFE)15.4
Crude Fiber1.3
Calcium1.00
Phosphorus1.00
Sodium0.79
Potassium0.92
Magnesium0.108
Taurine0.64
Glutamine / Glutamate5.17
Branched Chain Amino Acid Total6.42
Omega-3 Fatty Acids Total2.46

References

1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles of products with differing moisture contents.

Ingredients

Water, Pork Liver, Poultry Liver, Chicken, Corn Flour, Pork Protein Isolate, Fish Oil, Chicken Liver Flavor, Calcium Carbonate, Sodium Tripolyphosphate, Guar Gum, Potassium Chloride, Taurine, Choline Chloride, Vitamin E Supplement, Magnesium Oxide, Ascorbic Acid (source of Vitamin C), Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Thiamine Mononitrate, Beta Carotene, Manganous Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Niacin, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Biotin, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite, Folic Acid.


a/d™ Canine/Feline Critical Care

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