Hill's® Prescription Diet® r/d® Canine

Weight reduction

Just like the human epidemic, almost 50% of the pet population is overweight. Even a little extra weight can impact the pets quality of life and relationship with family because that extra weight can reduce play time, impact mobility and affect the lifelong general health of your dog.

Hill's nutritionists & veterinarians developed Prescription Diet® r/d® clinical nutrition especially formulated to support your dog's weight management. In fact, r/d is clinically proven nutrition for healthy weight loss in just 8 weeks.

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Product Details

  • Key Benefits

    How It Works:

    • Therapeutic L-carnatine levels
    • Optimal blend of soluble & insoluble fiber
    • Clinically proven antioxidants

    How It Helps:

    • Helps metabolize fat and maintain lean muscle
    • Helps your dog feel full & satisfied
    • Supports a healthy immune system

    Additional Info:

    Hill's® Prescription Diet® r/d® Canine is a complete and balanced food that provides all the nutrition your dog needs during weight loss. 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.

  • Feeding Guide

    How to adjust feeding amounts to maintain optimal weight.

    Adjust feeding amounts as necessary to maintain optimal weight. If you are unsure, ask your veterinarian. For best results & safety practices:

    • Cover & refrigerate unused portion.
    • Gradually transition to your pet's 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 pet's condition.

    Weight Control - using 12.3 oz (350 g) can

    Target Weight of Dog Weight Loss Weight Control
    5 lb (2,3 kg) 1/2 can 7/8 can
    10 lb (4,5 kg) 3/4 can 1 1/3 can
    15 lb (6,8 kg) 1 1/4 can 1 3/4 can
    20 lb (9,1 kg) 1 1/2 can 2 1/3 can
    30 lb (14 kg) 2 can 3 can
    40 lb (18 kg) 2 1/2 can 4 can
    50 lb (23 kg) 2 3/4 can 4 1/2 can
    60 lb (27 kg) 3 1/4 can 5 1/4 can
    70 lb (32 kg) 3 2/3 can 6 can
    80 lb (36 kg) 4 can 6 1/2 can
    100 lb (45 kg) 4 3/4 can 7 2/3 can

    Use only as directed by your veterinarian. This product is intended for intermittent feeding only.
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Water, Pork By-Products, Soybean Mill Run, Rice, Pork Liver, Powdered Cellulose, Soybean Meal, Chicken Liver Flavor, Soybean Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Iron Oxide, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, Ascorbic Acid (source of Vitamin C), Thiamine Mononitrate, Niacin Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Biotin, Riboflavin Supplement, Vitamin D3 Supplement, Folic Acid), Iodized Salt, Choline Chloride, minerals (Zinc Oxide, Ferrous Sulfate, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, L-Carnitine, Beta-Carotene.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    257 kcal / 12.3 oz (350 g) can

    Nutrient Dry Matter1
    Protein 25.3
    Fat 8.6
    Crude Fiber 21.2
    Carbohydrate / NFE 39.2
    Calcium 0.65
    Phosphorous 0.53
    Sodium 0.24
    Potassium 0.73
    Magnesium 0.118
    Carnitine 371.0 ppm
    Vitamin C 131 ppm
    Vitamin E 731 IU/kg


    1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.