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Hills Prescription Diet Derm Defense Canine 2.72kg

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$65.50

Description

It is recommended that a veterinarian's opinion be sought before and during the use of this product in order to determine the needs of your dog 

  • Prescribed by veterinarians as a nutritional aid of dogs with suspected non-food related skin conditions
  • Includes high levels of essential fatty acids to help disrupt pruritus and inflammation and helps to strengthen the skin barrier
  • Natural sources of bioactives and polyphenols to help reduce immediate and delayed hypersensitivity responses
  • Added A, E and B Complex vitamins; and minerals including zinc to help improve general skin health and reduce secondary infection due to self trauma
  • Added antioxidant blend of vitamins E & C and beta-carotene to support skin rejuvenation
  • Controlled levels of magnesium, phosphorus and calcium to help reduce the risk of urinary stone formation

 Indications – may be prescribed to nutritionally manage: 

  • Non-food related skin conditions such as atopic dermatitis, flea allergy dermatitis, contact dermatitis, non-specific dermatoses (environmental allergies)
  • Secondary infections to help aid wound healing 

Contraindications:

  • Growing puppies, pregnant or nursing dogs
  • Dogs with hyperlipidaemia, pancreatitis, history of pancreatitis or at risk of pancreatitis

 Ingredients

  • Brewers Rice, Chicken Meal, Whole Grain Sorghum, Cracked Pearled Barley, Pea Protein, Egg Product, Soybean Oil, Flaxseed, Chicken Liver Flavour, Whole Grain Oats, Dried Beet Pulp, Fish Oil, Pork Liver Flavour, Lactic Acid, Chicken Fat, Potassium Chloride, Lipoic Acid, Choline Chloride, Iodised Salt, 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, Green Peas, Apples, Cranberries, Carrots, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, Natural Flavours, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Broccoli, Beta-Carotene 

Nutritional Analysis

  • Protein 23%, Fat 15.1%, Crude Fibre 1.6%, Carbohydrate 54.6%, Calcium 0.97%, Phosphorus 0.78%, Sodium 0.30%, Potassium 0.80%, Magnesium 0.114%, Vitamin C 151 ppm, Vitamin E 823 IU/kg, Total Omega 3 FA 1.80%, Total Omega 6 FA 3.96%

Calories

  • 3680 kcal/kg
  • 344 kcal/cup

Feeding Advice:

  • It is recommended that a veterinarian’s opinion be sought before use and during the period of use

  • Individual requirements will vary depending on pre-existing nutritional status and medical condition

  • Consult with the treating veterinarian to establish a feeding guide for the individual patient 

  • 1 cup of dry food is equal to 1 1/2 cans, 1 can is equal to 7/8 cup of dry food

Body Weight (kg)

Dry(Cups)

Cans(354g)

2

½

2/3

5

1

1 1/3

10

1 ¾

2 1/4

15

2 ½

3

20

3

3 3/4

30

4 ¼

5

40

5

6 1/4

50

6

7 1/3

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