Hill's Prescription Diet w/d Feline
Hill's Prescription Diet w/d Feline by Hills
Pack Size: 1.5kg
Intended Species: Cats
Hill's Prescription Diet w/d Feline is recommended for weight maintenance after weight loss. Recommended for fibre-responsive conditions: diabetes mellitus, hyperlipidaemia (dry only), colitis and constipation. Recommended for struvite-associated Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease in obesity-prone cats.
Description: For weight maintenance in cats: Reduced energy and fat to help avoid weight gain. Added L-carnitine to help burn fat as energy and maintain lean muscle mass. High fibre to increase dietary bulk which helps cats feel full. For cats with fibre-responsive conditions: Diabetes mellitus: High fibre helps manage blood glucose fluctuations for diabetic patients. Colitis: High fibre modifies bowel transit time. Constipation: High fibre absorbs water and increases bowel motility. For obese-prone cats with struvite associated Feline Lower Urinary Tract Disease: Encourages formation of an acidic urinary pH to increase the solubility of struvite. Reduced magnesium and phosphorus to reduce the urinary building blocks of struvite crystals and bladder stones.
Not recommended for cats concurrently receiving urinary acidifiers or cats that are debilitated, under weight or dehydrated
Each and every one of the people working at Hill’s understands that special bond that exists between you and your pet. Which is why Hills work so hard at providing you with the best nutritional care available to ensure that relationship stays good and healthy.
Hills are constantly innovating to ensure the highest quality ingredients and optimal balance of nutrients to meet your pet's specific age, breed and medical needs. Perhaps this explains why Hill’s pet foods are what vets choose to feed their own pets.
Hills continuously look for ways to improve the effectiveness of their products and are proud to be the first pet food company to apply the concept of Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition to the development of pet food.
The best clinical decisions are made when high-quality research evidence, clinical expertise and patient values intertwine. Evidence-Based Clinical Nutrition starts with extensive nutritional research. These in-depth studies ensure that our products will provide real benefits to pets and meet the highest standards of quality and excellence expected by our customers.
Consistent with Evidence-Based Medicine used by physicians in human practice, Hill’s performs randomised, blinded and controlled clinical feeding studies. These scientific studies demonstrate the benefits of the medical and nutritional research conducted every day at the Hill’s Global Pet Nutrition Centre.
Digestive / Weight Management
Some cats can be more prone to gain weight than others. Even a little extra weight can impact the pets quality of life and relationship with family because that extra weight can reduce play time, impact mobility and affect the lifelong general health of your cat. Weight problems can be successfully managed through changes in your cat's food.
Hill's nutritionists & veterinarians developed Prescription Diet w/d clinical nutrition especially formulated to support your cat's weight management. In fact, w/d is clinically tested nutrition for conditions that respond to fiber.