Hill’s Product Inventory – Dogs

a/d® Canine/Feline Critical Care

Cats and dogs can undergo significant metabolic changes when recovering from a serious illness, injury or surgery. During these stressful conditions the body is challenged to maintain strong natural defenses and spare lean body mass, which makes it is even more important to feed the right food. Cats and dogs need extra energy and nutrients, in an appetizing form, to encourage the recovery process.


At Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to help dogs and cats in recovering process.

Key Benefits

  • Highly digestible ingredients and extra calories to help during recovery

  • Highly digestible proteins to help wound and tissue healing, preserving lean body mass and promoting a healthy immune system

  • Increased level of potassium to help avoid depletion

  • Highly palatability with a soft consistency aids acceptance by inappetant pets and gives flexibility in feeding — by bowl, spoon, syringe or feeding tube

c/d® Canine Urinary Tract Health

For the Nutritional Management of Dogs with Urinary Tract Disease Associated with Struvite

Urinary tract disease is associated with the build-up of crystals and stones in the urinary tract that can cause painful and bloody urination and potential blockage in dogs. Prescription Diet® c/d® dog food is formulated specifically to provide nutritional management of dogs with struvite-related urinary tract disease. Prescription Diet® c/d® has reduced levels of magnesium, phosphorus, and protein, and also produces an acid urine pH (Target: 6.2-6.4) to aid in the management of struvite crystals and stones.

Key Benefits

  • Reduced levels of protein, magnesium and phosphorus to help limit the building blocks of crystals and bladder stones

  • Low sodium to maintain normal blood pressure

  • Added antioxidants to control cell oxidation and promote a healthy immune system

d/d® Canine Skin Support

There can be a variety of reasons for your dog’s itchy, scratchy skin condition, including sensitivities to food. The good news is, most pets with these skin conditions can benefit simply by eating the right food. At Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians have developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to help your dog with a variety of skin conditions, and digestive discomfort due to food sensitivity.

Key Benefits

  • Highly digestible ingredients and extra calories to help during recovery

  • Highly digestible proteins to help wound and tissue healing, preserving lean body mass and promoting a healthy immune system

  • Increased level of potassium to help avoid depletion

  • Highly palatability with a soft consistency aids acceptance by inappetant pets and gives flexibility in feeding — by bowl, spoon, syringe or feeding tube

i/d® Canine Gastrointestinal Health

Dietary indiscretion, food allergies, or lack of digestive enzymes can affect your dog’s digestive health. Efficient digestion is essential for your dog to be able to build and repair tissues and obtain energy, and for these reasons it is important to feed a food that is formulated to help support digestive health.

At Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians have developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to help manage dogs with digestive health problems. Due to its easily digestible ingredients, Prescription Diet® i/d® may also be helpful for pets recovering from gastrointestinal upset and routine surgery.

Key Benefits

  • Highly digestible protein and fat to help assimilate nutrients and repair tissues faster

  • Mixed fiber source to help maintain gastrointestinal health

  • Optimal balance of nutrients to help replenish the body and help encourage recovery

  • Added antioxidants to help control cell oxidation.

j/d® Canine Mobility​​​​​​​

Improving your dogs mobility is as easy as feeding the right nutrition. Being proactive about mobility issues early can avoid the need for more aggressive treatments. Hill’s® Prescription Diet® j/d® helps your dog walk, run and jump more easily in just 21 days.

Key Benefits

  • Help improve your dog’s ability to run, walk and jump in as little as 21 days with a clinically proven combination of nutrients

  • An excellent source of the Omega 3 fatty acid, EPA, to nourish cartilage

  • Controlled calorie content and added L-carnitine help maintain a healthy weight and avoid extra stress on joints

k/d® Canine Renal Health

Kidneys are very important because they remove waste substances from the blood, and maintain the normal balance of fluid and minerals within the body. Once kidney damage occurs, the consequences are usually irreversible. Because the right nutrition can positively impact your pet’s quality of life, Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians developed Prescription Diet® k/d®, clinical nutrition especially formulated to support your dog’s kidney health. In fact, k/d is clinically proven to improve quality of life in dogs

Key Benefits

  • Reduced phosphorus to help maintain healthy kidney function

  • Reduced levels of protein to help reduce kidney workload

  • Reduced sodium to help maintain normal blood pressure

  • Increased levels of omega-3 fatty acids to help blood flow to the kidneys

  • Increased levels of B-complex vitamins to compensate for vitamin losses in the urine

  • Added antioxidants to control cell oxidation and promote a healthy immune system

l/d® Canine Hepatic Health

The liver is your dog’s largest internal organ with many functions, including the digestion and conversion of nutrients, the removal of toxic substances from the blood and the storage of vitamins and minerals. The liver has an amazing ability to repair and regenerate itself, and nutrition plays a vital role in this process.

At Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians have developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to help support your dog’s liver function during its healing process.

Key Benefits

  • High quality and highly digestible protein in moderate quantities to help reduce liver workload and helps maintain liver function

  • Added L-Carnitine to help maintain normal fat metabolism in the liver

  • Added antioxidant nutrients like vitamin E and C to control cell oxidation and promote a healthy immune system

  • Reduced in sodium to help maintain normal blood pressure

r/d® Canine Weight Loss-Low Calorie

Almost 50% of the pet population is overweight. Even a little extra weight can lead to serious health problems. Extra weight can reduce play time, impact mobility and affect the general health of your dog. Factors contributing to weight gain include age, lack of exercise and overfeeding.

Many commercial pet foods are loaded with salt and fat, which improve the taste but also have dramatic effects on your dog’s weight and overall health. Along with frequent physical exercise, choosing the right food plays a very important role in helping dogs reach their proper weight. At Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians have developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to reduce dogs’ body fat by up to 22% in two months, while keeping him or her satisfied.

Key Benefits

  • Clinically proven nutrition to reduce body fat by up to 22% in just 2 months

  • Clinically proven to promote healthy triglyceride and cholesterol levels*

  • Unique combination of lysine, carnitine and soluble fiber modifies metabolism from fat storing to fat burning*

  • High natural fiber levels satisfy pets while losing weight

  • Delicious taste for easy transition from your dog’s current food

w/d® Canine Low Fat-Glucose Management-Gastrointestinal

Some dogs can be more prone to gain weight than others. Weight problems can be successfully managed through changes in your dog’s food.

At Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians have developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to provide complete and balanced nutrition to manage dogs prone to weight gain. Prescription Diet® w/d® also helps dogs maintain normal blood glucose levels and promotes healthy digestion.

Key Benefits

  • Clinically proven to help dogs maintain a healthy weight (Dry only)

  • High levels of carnitine to increase energy metabolism and burn fat while increasing lean muscle mass

  • Moderately high fiber levels provide a feeling of fullness and may help reduce begging

  • Helps stabilize and minimize fluctuation of blood glucose levels in diabetic dogs

  • Added antioxidants to control cell oxidation and promote a healthy immune system

z/d® Canine ULTRA Allergen-Free

Food allergy and intolerance are potentially serious problems that can result in sensitive or irritated skin, coat and ear conditions or even gastrointestinal upset. Dogs that have a food allergy or intolerance, also called adverse reactions to food, typically experience an abnormal response to the protein in the food. If your dog suffers from adverse reaction to food, it is even more important to feed the right food. At Hill’s, nutritionists and veterinarians have developed clinical nutrition especially formulated to help manage your dog’s dietary sensitivity and help reduce the possibility of adverse reactions to food.

Key Benefits

  • Formulated with Hill’s Hydrolyzed Protein System, highly digestible proteins that minimize the chances of allergic reactions to food

  • No intact animal protein to help avoid common food allergens

  • Highly digestible carbohydrates and fats to help reduce gastrointestinal workload

  • Increased in omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids to help nourish the skin

  • Added antioxidants to control cell oxidation and promote a healthy immune system and skin barrier function