Hill's® Prescription Diet® z/d® Canine Small Bites Dog Food

Skin/Food Sensitivities

Food sensitivities and intolerance are potentially serious problems that can result in irritated skin, coat and ear conditions or even gastrointestinal upset. Dogs that have a food sensitivities or intolerance, also called adverse reactions to food, typically experience an abnormal response to the protein in the food. If your dog suffers from adverse reaction to food, it is even more important to feed the right food.

Hill's nutritionists and veterinarians developed Prescription Diet® z/d® Small Bites clinical nutrition especially formulated to support your dog's skin and food sensitivities. In fact, z/d is clinically proven nutrition to help avoid adverse reactions to food.

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Product Details

  • Key Benefits

    How It Works:

    • Highly hydrolyzed animal protein & single purified carbohydrate source
    • High levels of vitamin E and natural fiber
    • Essential fatty acid enriched
    • No gluten, soy protein, lactose, artificial colors, flavors or preservatives
    • Smaller, appetizing kibble for small jaws

    How It Helps:

    • Visible improvement in skin & coat in 30 days
    • Clinically proven to help normalize stool
    • Promotes healthy skin barrier
    • Helps support a healthy immune system
    • Urinary safe

    Additional Info:

    Hill's® Prescription Diet® z/d® Canine Small Bites 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.

  • 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:

    • Use as directed by your veterinarian.
    • 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.
    • To prevent suffocation, keep the packaging out of the reach of pets and children.

    Adult maintenance

    Weight of Dog Amount per Day
    5 lb (2,3 kg) 1/2 cup (55 g)
    10 lb (4,5 kg) 7/8 cup (90 g)
    15 lb (6,8 kg) 1 1/4 cups (130 g)
    20 lb (9,1 kg) 1 1/2 cups (160 g)
    30 lb (14 kg) 2 cups (210 g)
    40 lb (18 kg) 2 2/3 cups (280 g)
    50 lb (23 kg) 3 cups (315 g)
    60 lb (27 kg) 3 1/2 cups (370 g)
    70 lb (32 kg) 4 cups (420 g)
    80 lb (36 kg) 4 1/2 cups (475 g)
    100 lb (45 kg) 5 1/4 cups (550 g)

    Animal feeding tests using AAFCO procedures substantiate that Hill's® Prescription Diet® z/d® Canine Small Bites Dog Food provides complete and balanced nutrition for maintenance of adult dogs.
  • Ingredients

    High quality protein and thoughtfully sourced ingredients.

    Corn Starch, Hydrolyzed Chicken Liver, Powdered Cellulose, Soybean Oil, Calcium Carbonate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Lactic Acid, Potassium Chloride, Glyceryl Monostearate, Choline Chloride, Iodized Salt, vitamins (Vitamin E Supplement, L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (source of Vitamin C), Niacin Supplement, Thiamine Mononitrate, Vitamin A Supplement, Calcium Pantothenate, Biotin, Vitamin B12 Supplement, Pyridoxine Hydrochloride, Riboflavin Supplement, Folic Acid, Vitamin D3 Supplement), DL-Methionine, minerals (Ferrous Sulfate, Zinc Oxide, Copper Sulfate, Manganous Oxide, Calcium Iodate, Sodium Selenite), Taurine, Mixed Tocopherols for freshness, Natural Flavors, Beta-Carotene.

  • Average Nutrient & Caloric Content

    Balanced nutrition that exceeds AAFCO nutrition standards.

    3569 kcal/kg (374 kcal/cup†)

    Nutrient Dry Matter1
    Protein 19.1
    Fat 14.4
    Crude Fiber 4.4
    Carbohydrate / NFE 56.7
    Calcium 0.82
    Phosphorous 0.58
    Sodium 0.25
    Potassium 0.80
    Magnesium 0.060
    Taurine 0.13
    Vitamin C 109 ppm
    Vitamin E 950 IU/kg
    Arginine 1.27


    1The nutrient in the product after moisture is removed. It is used to make direct comparisons of nutrient profiles with differing moisture contents.
    †An eight fluid oz. measuring cup of Hill's® Prescription Diet® z/d® Canine Small Bites Dog Food contains 3.7 oz. by weight.