The liver is the largest internal organ in the body and it carries out a bewildering array of vital metabolic tasks. Many of the functions of the liver are influenced by diet. Some constituents of the diet can cause the liver to have to perform additional work in order to maintain a healthy internal environment. Other ingredients if provided in increased levels can actually help support liver function. Hills prescription diet feline l/d is for the nutritional management of cats with liver disorders. Liver disorders are often serious conditions frequently accompanied by many uncomfortable and even painful symptoms for your cat. Hills prescription diet l/d was created specifically for the nutritional management cats with liver disorders that cause reduced liver function. Because the liver works to rid the body of toxins, it can be subjected to damage and reduced function from infections and ingested poisons as well as altered blood flow.
|Ingredients: Chicken: Maize, chicken (30%) and turkey meal, animal fat, maize gluten meal, dried whole egg, brewers´rice, flaxseed, dried beet pulp, digest, minerals, vitamins, L-carnitine, cellulose, trace elements, taurine, L-arginine and beta-carotene. With a natural antioxidant (mixed tocopherols).|
Directions for use:
These ranges are a starting point only, because cats' needs vary.Adjust the feeding amount to maintain optimal body weight.
Short Term Feeding of Kittens
Based on a kitten's age and weight,
- feed the same number of 156g cans of l/d Feline, as is shown for Science Plan Kitten Heathy Development in the Daily Feeding Amounts for kittens in the Science Plan section plus an additional 10%
- Feed the same number of grams of l/d Feline dry as is shown for Science Plan Kitten Healthy Development in the Daily Feeding Amounts for kittens in the Science Plan section plus an additional 15%
|Body Weight kg||Dry grams|
|2||30 - 40|
|3||40 - 55|
|4||50 - 70|
|5||60 - 80|
|6||65 - 90|
|7 +||11 - 13 per kg|