Hill's Prescription Diet Canine w/d
Hills W/D Canine for the Nutritional Management of Obese Prone and Slightly Overweight Dogs and Dogs with Fibre Responsive Diseases.Â Minor weight problems can have an impact on your dogs health and energy levels. Its a problem that frequently begins with excessive calorie and fat intake as well as a lack of adequate exercise. Hills Prescription Diet Canine W/D formulated specifically to help manage dogs who are prone to gaining weight. Weight problems can lead to more serious conditions, including arthritis, heart disease, and diabetes. Hills Prescription Diet Canine W/D is also useful as a nutritional aid for dogs with fibre responsive diseases such as diabetes mellitus, colitis, diarrhoea, constipation and struvite urolithiasis management in obese dogs. Indications: Obesity prevention Fibre-responsive diseases (i.e. diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidaemia, colitis or constipation) Lymphangiectasia Hyperlipidaemia Pancreatitis with concurrent hyperlipidaemia Struvite urolithiasis prevention in obesity-prone dogs. Hills Canine W/D is appropriate for adult dogs that are less active or neutered, and to prevent obesity recurring after successful weight loss. Key Benefits: Energy, Fat - Reduced - Helps avoid weight gain and help lower lipid levels. Fibre - High - Obesity prevention: provides increased dietary bulk which aids satiety and avoids hunger. Diabetes mellitus: helps minimise blood glucose fluctuation, which may reduce insulin dosage. Colitis: modifies bowel transit time. Constipation: absorbs water and increases intestinal motility. L-Carnitine - Supplemented - Increases conversion of fat to energy. Helps maintain lean body mass. Magnesium Phosphorus Protein - Reduced - Decreases urinary concentration of struvite constituents, magnesium, ammonium (from protein), phosphate. Target urinary pH Acid: pH 6.2-6.4 - Discourages the formation and aggregation of struvite crystals. Superior antioxidant formula - Added - Reduces harmful free radicals, to help avoid chronic conditions. Ingredients: Ground maize, ground peanut hulls (a source of fibre), chicken and turkey meal, digest, dried whole egg, vegetable oil, maize gluten meal, flaxseed, potassium chloride, L-carnitine supplement, salt, L-lysine hydrochloride, calcium carbonate, dicalcium phosphate, taurine, L-tryptophan, DL-methionine, vitamins and trace elements. Contains EU approved antioxidant. Warning: Nor recommended for Cats, Puppies, Pregnant or lactating bitches, Dogs concurrently receiving urinary acidifiers and Dogs that are debilitated, underweight or dehydrated. By purchasing Hills Prescription Diet Canine W/D, you confirm your pet has been examined by a vet who has recommended the use of this food on the basis of examination and diagnosis. You understand it is recommended while your pet is being fed Hills Prescription Diet Canine W/D, you seek veterinary advice at least every 6 months regarding the usage of this food and the on-going care of your pet. Should your pets condition deteriorate in any way while using Hills Prescription Diet Canine W/D seek immediate veterinary advice.