Hill's® Prescription Diet® i/d® Low Fat Canine

Prescription Diet® i/d® Low Fat Canine pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage dogs with complex GI disorders like pancreatitis and hyperlipidemia and is clinically proven nutrition to calm and soothe the digestive tract.

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  • Key Benefits

    Prescription Diet® i/d® Low Fat Canine pet food is specially formulated by nutritionists & veterinarians to help manage dogs with complex GI disorders like pancreatitis and hyperlipidemia and is clinically proven nutrition to calm and soothe the digestive tract.

    These characteristics make Prescription Diet® i/d® Low Fat Canine veterinary exclusive pet food useful as a nutritional aid for dogs with pancreatitis, hyperlipidemia, exocrine pancreatitic insufficiency, and protein-losing enteropathy:

    Fat Low Optimal choice for canine GI patients that need low fat, great tasting nutrition therapy. Minimizes stimulation of the pancreas, decreasing risk of relapsing pancreatitis.
    Omega-3 Fatty Acids High Helps reduce painful inflammation.
    Prebiotic/Soluble Fiber Blend Added Promotes growth of beneficial bacteria without the need for supplements.
    Digestibility High Ensures easy assimilation by the GI tract.
    Antioxidants Added Defend cells from free radical oxidation, promoting a healthy immune system.

    100% satisfaction guarantee or your money back. If you are not satisfied for any reason, return the unused portion to your Hill's authorized retailer for a full refund or replacement.

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


    • Pancreatitis, Hyperlipidemia, Lymphangiectasia, Protein-Losing Enteropathy, Exocrine Pancreatic Insufficiency
    • GI diseases requiring a low fat food


    Not Recommended For:

    • Growing puppies, pregnant or nursing dogs

    Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition:

    Shown to decrease fasting serum triglycerides in hyperlipidemic dogs.1


    Additional Info:

    • Enhanced with omega-3 fatty acids to  break the cycle of inflammation
    • Includes ginger to help calm and soothe the GI tract
    • Contains soluble/prebiotic fiber that normalizes intestinal micro flora by supporting growth of beneficial bacteria
    • Helps promote growth of beneficial bacteria without the need for prebiotic or probiotic supplements
    • Designed with high quality ingredients that taste great, helping patient acceptance and pet owner compliance
    • Formulated for breeds/dogs predisposed to the development of pancreatitis.
    • Prescription Diet® i/d® Low Fat Canine should be fed long term to manage chronic GI disease and minimize risk of recurrence/relapse
    • S+OXSHIELDTM: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

    Other Products to Consider

    • For patients with gastrointestinal disorders and recovery problems, or growing puppies: Prescription Diet® i/d® Canine.
    • For patients with colitis, diarrhea or constipation: Prescription Diet® w/d® Canine.
    • For patients with gastroenteritis, vomiting, or inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): Prescription Diet® z/d® CaninePrescription Diet® d/d® Canine or Prescription Diet® g/d® Canine.


    1Data on file, Hills Pet Nutrition

  • Feeding Guide

    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.

    • Recommend feeding Prescription Diet dry food, canned food, and treats exclusively.
    • Gradually transition to the new food over a 7 day period.
    • Small, frequent meals (3-6 times daily) are often appropriate in the types of cases for which i/d Canine is typically used.

    Adult maintenance

    Weight of Dog - lb (kg) Amount per Day (cups/grams)
    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 3/8 cups (135 g)
    20 lb (9,1 kg) 1 3/4 cups (175 g)
    30 lb (14 kg) 2 1/3 cups (230 g)
    40 lb (18 kg) 3 cups (295 g)
    50 lb (23 kg) 3 1/2 cups (345 g)
    60 lb (27 kg) 4 cups (395 g)
    70 lb (32 kg) 4 1/2 cups (445 g)
    80 lb (36 kg) 5 cups (495 g)
    100 lb (45 kg) 6 cups (595 g)
    120 lb (54 kg) 6 3/4 cups (670 g)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's® Prescription Diet® i/d® Low Fat Canine provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

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

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3360 kcal/kg (333 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient As Fed1
    Dry Matter2
    As Fed, Caloric Basis3
    g/100 kcal
    Protein 23.1 25.3 6.9 g / 100 kcal
    Fat 7.1 7.7 2.1 g / 100 kcal
    Carbohydrate / NFE 54.6 59.7 16.3 g / 100 kcal
    Crude Fiber 1.4 1.6 0.4 g / 100 kcal
    Calcium 0.70 0.76 207 mg / 100 kcal
    Potassium 0.81 0.88 240 mg / 100 kcal
    Sodium 0.30 0.32 88 mg / 100 kcal
    Magnesium 0.083 0.090 25 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin C 326 ppm 356 ppm 9.69 mg / 100 kcal
    Vitamin E 596 IU/kg 651 IU/kg 17.73 IU / 100 kcal
    Total Omega-3 FA 0.78 0.86 233 mg / 100 kcal


    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® i/d® Low Fat Canine contains 3.5 oz. by weight.

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