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Hill's Prescription Diet

k/d Early Stage Dog Food





1.5kg, 12kg

Hill's PRESCRIPTION DIET k/d Early Stage Dog Food is complete dietetic pet food for support of renal function in case of chronic renal insufficiency in adult dogs. Ideal for early stage renal insufficiency. This food has a low level of phosphorus and a restricted level of high-quality protein.

Nutrition clinically shown to help sustain vital kidney function & healthy body condition


Kidney Care




Small Breed, Medium Breed, Large Breed


Adult, Senior



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When your dog's kidneys are damaged, the kidneys cannot perform as well as before. The condition is not reversible, but progression may be slowed, and taking action early can be beneficial. Dietetic foods for kidney conditions are designed to help reduce workload on the kidneys, enabling them to function more effectively. Dogs with decreased kidney function may experience loss of appetite and their food intake might decline. Hill's nutritionists and veterinarians developed Hill's Prescription Diet k/d Early Stage clinical nutrition for early protection of a dog's vital kidney function and to encourage eating for strength and energy. It's formulated with ActivBiome+ Kidney Defense, a proprietary blend of prebiotics shown to nourish the gut microbiome to help support kidney function. This dry food has an irresistible taste that your dog will love.

How it works:

- Controlled phosphorus & low sodium, enriched with Omega-3s from fish oil

- ActivBiome+ Kidney Defense nourishes the gut microbiome to support kidney health

- Enhanced Appetite Trigger (E.A.T.) Technology for dogs

- High levels of essential amino acids and L-carnitine

- With a delicious taste your dog won't resist

How it helps:

- Formulated to help sustain vital kidney & heart function

- Helps manage the changes in the gut microbiome caused by impaired kidney function

- Stimulates appetite & encourages food intake

- Supports natural ability to build and maintain muscle mass

- S+OX SHIELD: Formulated to promote a urinary environment that reduces the risk of developing struvite and calcium oxalate crystals

Additional info:

Hill's Prescription Diet k/d Early Stage Dry Dog Food is a complete and balanced food that provides all the nutrition your dog needs. Please consult your veterinarian for further information on how our Prescription Diet foods can help your dog to continue to enjoy a happy and active life. For best results, consistent long term feeding of this product is critical for efficacy of the product benefits.

Formulated to help

reduce the risk of struvite & calcium oxalate crystals

Made in the USA
with global ingredients you can trust

Proud to have helped
13 million shelter pets
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COMPOSITION: Cereals, eggs and egg derivatives, oils and fats (fish oil 1.8%), vegetable protein extracts, derivatives of vegetable origin, meat and animal derivatives, minerals, seeds. Protein sources: Dried whole eggs, pea protein. ActivBiome+ Kidney Defense prebiotic blend (1.1%): Betaine, oat bran, fructo-oligosaccharides.


ANALYTICAL CONSTITUENTS: Protein 17.4%, Fat content 17.4%, Crude fibre 1.5%, Crude ash 4.5%, Omega-3 fatty acids 1.0%, Calcium 0.64%, Phosphorus 0.31%, Sodium 0.17%, Potassium 0.70%, Magnesium 0.09%; per kg: Vitamin A 8,172IU, Vitamin D3 702IU, Vitamin E 575mg, Vitamin C 90mg, Beta-carotene 1.5mg, L-carnitine 533mg.


ADDITIVES PER KG: Nutritional additives: 3b103 (Iron) 88.3mg, 3b202 (Iodine) 2.2mg, 3b405 (Copper) 8.7mg, 3b502 (Manganese) 9.1mg, 3b603 (Zinc) 155mg, 3b801 (Selenium) 0.2mg, 3a920 (Betaine) 5.0g, with natural antioxidant.

Adult maintenance

Weight of Dog - kgs Amount per Day - grams
1 30
2 50
4 80
5 95
10 165
20 275
30 370
40 460
50 545
60+ 10 g per kg

Ask your veterinarian for specific feeding instructions for your pet. This is only a guide. Grams are the most accurate form of measurement. In case you are using Hill's measuring cup please refer to For best results: – Gradually transition to this new food for 7 days or more. – Exclusively feed the recommended Prescription Diet dry and wet foods. – Keep fresh water available at all times. – Have your veterinarian monitor your pet's condition. – To prevent suffocation, keep the packaging out of the reach of pets & children.



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3866 kcal/kg (387 kcal/100g)

Nutrient As Fed1
Moisture 8 %
Protein 17.4 %
Fat 17.4 %
Carbohydrate (NFE) 50.7 %
Crude fibre 1.5 %
Crude Ash 4.5 %
Soluble fibre 1.3 %
Calcium 0.64 %
Phospohorus 0.31 %
Potassium 0.7 %
Sodium 0.17 %
Magnesium 0.094 %
Taurine 0.14 %
Vitamin A 8172 IU/kg
Vitamin C 118 ppm
Vitamin D 702 IU/kg
Vitamin E 578 IU/kg
Thiamine (Vitamin B1) 9 ppm
Riboflavin (Vitamin B2) 6.7 ppm
Niacin (Vitamin B3) 34 ppm
Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6) 3.1 ppm
Pantothenic acid (Vitamin B5) 28.9 ppm
Folic acid (Vitamin B9) 1.1 ppm
Vitamin B12 (Cobalamin) 0.12 ppm
Biotin (Vitamin B7) 0.28 ppm
DHA 0.218 %
EPA 0.277 %
EPA + DHA 0.496 %
Omega-3-fatty acids 0.99 %
Omega-6-fatty acids 3.5 %
Beta-carotene 1.51 ppm
L-carnitine 533.3 ppm
Glucosamine 31 ppm
Chondroitin Sulfate 0 ppm


1The displayed analytical values may differ slightly from the values shown on the package. Both values meet product specifications.



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