HILL’S PET NUTRITION in 1976, the Colgate-Palmolive Company purchased Hill’s Pet Nutrition. Today Hill’s ® pet food products are available in 86 countries around the world. The company sales reached $1 billion in 1999 and continue to grow each year.
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.
Crude protein (min) 19.10%; crude fat (min) 14.40%; crude fiber (max) 4.40%; calcium (min) 0.82%; phosphorus (min) 0.58%; sodium (min) 0.25%; potassium (min) 0.80%; magnesium (max) 0.060%; Omega-6 fatty acids (min) 4.43%;
The protein source is hydrolyzed chicken liver. It is a good source of protein, hydrolyzed protein do not elicit an immune response and used in food aleegies in dogs. Crude protein is 19.1% which is under minimum protein range for adult maintenance diet recommended by FEDIAF.
Soyabean oil is a cheap source of fat. Fat is 14.4% which is within minimum fat requirement for maintenance diet recommended by FEDIAF.
We find corn starch as the first ingredient. It is cheap filler and of less nutritional value for dogs.
Vitamins and Minerals are in good form and within recommendations.