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Hill's Prescription Diet j/d Joint Care Chicken Flavor Dry Cat Food, 8.5-lb bag

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Description

Hill's Prescription Diet j/d Joint Care is the first clinically proven therapeutic food for cats with mobility issues available in the U.S. It is clinically proven to help cats be more active in 28 days.

Key Benefits
  • Clinically proven to help cats with mobility issues be more active in 28 days
  • Contains omega-3 fatty acids which nourish cartilage
  • Controlled phosphorus and high levels of omega-3 fatty acids help maintain kidney health
  • High carnitine helps burn fat while maintaining lean muscle mass
  • Developed by nutritionists and veterinarians and manufactured in the USA

This product requires a veterinary prescription. Simply provide your vet's information during checkout and we'll follow up to confirm the prescription, or email a copy of your prescription to vetdiet@chewy.com and we'll get your order out right away.

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  • Item Number
    69846
  • Weight
    8.5 pounds
  • Brand

    Hill's

  • Food Form

    Dry Food

  • Lifestage

    Adult, Senior

  • Made in

    United States

  • Special Diet

    Prescription Food

Nutritional Info
Ingredients

Brewers Rice, Corn Gluten Meal, Chicken By-Product Meal, Pork Fat, Soybean Mill Run, Fish Oil, Chicken Liver Flavor, Flaxseed, L-Lysine, Lactic Acid, Calcium Carbonate, Potassium Citrate, Choline Chloride, DL-Methionine, Potassium Chloride, Cysteine, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Riboflavin Supplement, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), Taurine, L-Threonine, minerals (Manganese Sulfate, Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Iodized Salt, L-Tryptophan, L-Carnitine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Magnesium Oxide, Beta-Carotene

Caloric Content

504 kcal/cup

Guaranteed Analysis
Crude Protein 32.0% min
Crude Fat 18.0% min
Crude Fiber 3.5% max
Lysine 2.0% min
Omega-3 Fatty Acids 1.0% min
Carnitine 400 ppm min
Glucosamine 250 ppm min
Chondroitin SulFate 250 ppm min
Feeding Instructions

Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian. For best results & safety practices: Gradually transition to your pets new food over a 7 day period. Exclusively feed the recommended Prescription Diet dry food, canned food & treats. Keep fresh water available at all times. Have your veterinarian monitor your pets condition.

Transition Instructions

A gradual transition to a new pet food is important to avoid digestive upset. To transition, mix your pet’s current food with the new food. Over 7 days, gradually decrease the amount of the current pet food while increasing the amount of new pet food. In some cases, your veterinarian may recommend no transition or a shorter transition time.

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  • Cats will eat it

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    They will not eat any other joint treat or supplement we have tried so at least they accept this. I cannot tell whether it is working but our vet recommended the ingredients and I’m glad they are getting some...

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  • Great for joints AND skin/coat

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    My senior cat started this food a few weeks ago. I’m noticing that she’s already back to jumping a bit more. The biggest improvement has been her skin. Her skin was so bad; it was oily, flakey and her hair looked slimy and greasy. She refused to eat any omega 3 supplements and turned her nose up at skin and coat food. This food has started to manage her stiff joints and began improving her skin almost immediately. I can’t Recommend this food enough and I’m looking forward to even more improvements in Moo’s health.

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  • great product

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    My vet recommended this food for my arthritic cat. I was hesitant because it's a large bag. I was concerned that she might not like it and and it's pricey. I mixed it with her wet food and she loves it. In about 1 1/2 weeks I noticed a difference in her pain level. She's running and jumping like she did a few years back. It was worth the $$.

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  • Arrived in perfect condition!

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    I order canned food that has always been delivered with many dented cans. This time, things were packed perfectly, and there were no dents! Thank you for taking such good care of my precious cargo! Gina Dowe

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  • Hills Feline j/d has really helped my cat

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    My cat has arthritis and won't eat any of the special treats we tried to give him to aid arthritis. We tried the Hill j/d and after a few weeks he was a completely different cat. You wouldn't even know he suffers from arthritis now.

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  • Kitty loves it!

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    My cat loves this food, which I think is a good recommendation for a prescription food!

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  • My old cat likes it!

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    My 18 year old three legged cat has developed arthritis and does seem to thrive on this food.

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  • Senior Cat with Joint Pain

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    Enjoys eating the food, does not seem to notice switching from Senior Adult Cat Science Diet to Hills' Prescription Diet j/d Joint Care.

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  • Awesome it's great

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    Awesome love it, it's great and my cats love it and it great for their joints

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  • Causes frequent litter box trips!

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    My cats tried this a few times only to be plagued by runny stools. How do I know? Let's just say sometimes they couldn't get to the litter box in time. They don't touch it now and I don't blame them

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