Hill's® Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine

For the Nutritional Management of Older Dogs
Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine dog food is formulated as a nutritional aid for managing older dogs with kidney disease and heart disease. Older dogs are at risk of many diseases and require food designed to help reduce nutrient excesses that may be harmful to their system. The nutritional formulation of Prescription Diet® g/d® dog food may also be useful for pets with a variety of conditions.

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  • For the Nutritional Management of Older Dogs
    Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine dog food is formulated as a nutritional aid for managing older dogs with kidney disease and heart disease. Older dogs are at risk of many diseases and require food designed to help reduce nutrient excesses that may be harmful to their system. The nutritional formulation of Prescription Diet® g/d® dog food may also be useful for pets with a variety of conditions.


    These characteristics make Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine veterinary exclusive pet food useful as a nutritional aid for dogs with kidney insufficiency or cardiovascular disease:


    Sodium Low Helps minimize systemic and renal hypertension.
    Phosphorus Low Helps minimize stress on aging kidneys.
    Protein Reduced Helps to decrease kidney workload.
    Omega-3 Fatty Acids High Supports kidney health
    Fat Reduced To help manage obese-prone patients and patients predisposed to pancreatitis.

    Made in our own USA facilities with U.S. and imported ingredients.

    * 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.

    Indications:

    Cardiovascular disease or kidney insufficiency in hyperlipidemic and/or obese-prone patients.

     

    Not Recommended For:

    Growing puppies, pregnant or nursing dogs.


    Additional Info:

    • Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine foods may be beneficial for patients with heart disease or obese-prone patients with kidney insufficiency or those with concurrent conditions associated with hyperlipidemia.
    • Feeding Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine to an animal with an uremic crisis could/may induce food aversion.
    • S+OXSHIELDTM: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

    Other Products to Consider

    • For dogs with cardiovascular disease: Prescription Diet® h/d® Canine orPrescription Diet® k/d® Canine
    • For dogs with kidney insufficiency: Prescription Diet® k/d® Canine.
    • Prescription Diet® Treats are an excellent nutritional complement to g/d Canine.

  • How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. Monitoring your patient's condition will assure the nutritional recommendation provides the best results.

    • Reinforce with clients to feed Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, & treats exclusively.
    • Gradually transition to the new food over a 7 day period.

    Adult maintenance

    Weight of Dog Amount per Day
    5 lb (2,3 kg) 5/8 cup (60 g)
    10 lb (4,5 kg) 1 cup (100 g)
    15 lb (6,8 kg) 1 1/3 cups (130 g)
    20 lb (9,1 kg) 1 2/3 cups (165 g)
    30 lb (14 kg) 2 1/4 cups (225 g)
    40 lb (18 kg) 2 3/4 cups (270 g)
    50 lb (23 kg) 3 1/4 cups (320 g)
    60 lb (27 kg) 3 3/4 cups (370 g)
    70 lb (32 kg) 4 1/4 cups (420 g)
    80 lb (36 kg) 4 2/3 cups (460 g)
    100 lb (45 kg) 5 1/2 cups (545 g)

    Use only as directed by your veterinarian. Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's® Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine Early Cardiac-Healthy Aging provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.
  • High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Brewers Rice, Chicken By-Product Meal, Whole Grain Corn, Egg Product, Pork Fat, Flaxseed, Soybean Oil, Lactic Acid, Chicken Liver Flavor, Potassium Chloride, Pork Protein Isolate, Calcium Carbonate, Choline Chloride, Iodized Salt, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Taurine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors.

  • Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3634 kcal/kg (361 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    %
    Dry Matter2
    %
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 16.8 18.3 4.6 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 10.7 11.6 2.9 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 0.8 0.9 0.2 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 60.1 65.3 16.5 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.54 0.59 149 mg / 100 kcal
    Phosphorous 0.40 0.43 110 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.18 0.20 50 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.65 0.71 179 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.071 0.077 20 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 240 IU/kg 261 IU/kg 6.60 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.76 0.83 209 mg / 100 kcal

    References

    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.


    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's® Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine contains 3.5 oz. by weight.

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