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Hill's Prescription Diet

y/d Chicken Flavor Dry Cat Food

AVAILABLE SIZES

4lb, 8.5lb

Support for your cat's overactive thyroid

PRIMARY PRODUCT
RECOMMENDATION

Thyroid Care

FLAVOR

Chicken Flavor

FOOD FORM

Dry Food

LIFESTAGE

Adult, Senior

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Hill's Prescription Diet y/d Dry Cat Food is an easy and convenient way to manage a cat's overactive thyroid and the only clinically proven nutrition to decrease thyroid hormone production in 3 weeks when fed as the sole source of nutrition. For best results, consistent and exclusive long-term feeding of this product is critical for efficacy of the product's benefits.

This dry food has a great chicken flavor your cat will love. Dry and canned formulas can be mixed or fed concurrently.

How it helps:

  • Nutrition shown to decrease thyroid hormone (T4) production in 3 weeks
  • Supports kidney, heart & urinary health
  • Helps maintain lean muscle mass
  • Visible improvement in skin & coat
  • S+OXSHIELD: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

How it works:

  • Limited iodine
  • Controlled phosphorus and reduced sodium with omega-3 fatty acids from fish oil
  • High levels of L-carnitine to support a healthy body condition
  • Omega-6 fatty acids to promote a healthy skin & coat

Additional info:

Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Prescription Diet foods can help your cat to continue to enjoy a happy and active life.





 

INGREDIENTS: Corn Gluten Meal, Whole Grain Corn, Chicken Fat, Powdered Cellulose, Egg Product, Chicken Liver Flavor, L-Lysine, Potassium Citrate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Lactic Acid, Fish Oil, Calcium Sulfate, Choline Chloride, Calcium Carbonate, DL-Methionine, Taurine,L-Tryptophan, Brewers Dried Yeast, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin A Supplement, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Biotin, Vitamin D3 Supplement), L-Arginine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganese Sulfate), L-Carnitine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.

IMPORTANT: Because iodine intake from other food sources -- treats, another pets food, flavored medicines, etc. -- can compromise the effectiveness of low-iodine nutrition, it is critical that you follow your veterinarian's feeding instructions carefully and feed only Prescription Diet y/d.

Ask your veterinarian for specific feeding instructions for your pet. Daily Feeding Recommendations are only a guide and a place to start. Grams are the most accurate form of measurement; cups are estimated from grams.

For best results:

  • Gradually transition to this new food for 7 days or more
  • Exclusively feed the recommended Prescription Diet dry and wet foods
  • 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 & children

Adult maintenance

Weight of Cat - lbs (kgs) Amount per Day - cups (grams)
6 (2,7) 3/8 (45)
8 (3,6) 1/2 (65)
10 (4,5) 1/2 (65)
12 (5,4) 5/8 (80)
14 (6,4) 2/3 (85)
16 (7,3) 3/4 (95)
18 (8,2) 3/4 (95)

Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's Prescription Diet y/d Chicken Flavor Cat Food provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult cats

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4005 kcal/kg (500 kcal/cup†)

Nutrient Dry Matter1
%
Protein 35.4 %
Fat 22.2 %
Carbohydrate / NFE 32.3 %
Crude Fiber 3.8 %
Calcium 0.85 %
Phosphorus 0.69 %
Potassium 0.97 %
Sodium 0.22 %
Magnesium 0.056 %
Iodine 0.2 ppm
Taurine 0.5 %
Carnitine 714.7 ppm

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 y/d Chicken Flavor Dry Cat Food contains 4.4 oz. by weight.

Dog SKUs:

  • 4965
  • 7048
  • 2975
  • 605142
  • 10451
  • 10450
  • 605141
  • 7038
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Cat SKUs:

  • 604707
  • 10806
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  • 1958
  • 10083
  • 10082
  • 9454

Ask your veterinarian for alternatives. For help transitioning to a new pet food, visit HillsPet.com/TransitionTips.

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