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Hill's Prescription Diet Cat Food Review

Hill's Prescription Diet

Company HQ

LocationTopeka, Kansas

Parent company

Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc.

Sourcing and Manufacturing

LocationUnited States

Type of food

Dry Cat Food, Wet Cat Food

Ratings

12%
? This rating is determined by comparing the food’s nutritional content to AAFCO standards and other foods in our database. Nutrient Value 0%
? Each recipe is evaluated based on a 5-point ingredient rating system that measures ingredients’ nutritional value, safety, and more. Quality of Ingredients 0%
? We scan the FDA’s database and rate each brand by the number of recalls in its history. Brands with fewer recalls receive higher ratings. Recall History 1%
? By comparing the prices of foods in our database, we determine if a food is above or below market average price. Lower-priced foods receive higher ratings. Price 0%
? This metric is based on customer ratings from various retailers. Customer Experience 0%
? Our rating system evaluates each food’s manufacturing method, assigning higher ratings to manufacturing processes that promote higher nutritional value. Manufacturing Method 70%
Pros
  • Affordable
  • All recipes are free of artificial colors, flavors, and preservatives
Cons
  • Some recipes contain plant-based protein
  • Lower than average protein content
  • The brand has been previously recalled

Brand Overview

Hill’s Prescription Diet is a line of pet foods for dogs and cats with specific dietary needs. The brand features recipes for skin and food sensitivities, urinary care, digestive care, kidney care, and weight management. Hill’s Prescription Diet comes in wet and dry formulas.

How Much Does Hill's Prescription Diet Cat Food Cost

We’ve compared Hill's Prescription Diet cat food price to the other 197 cat food brands in our database.

Dry Cat Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
Price per lb $0.00 $4.24 -100%
Price per 100 kcal $0.00 $0.26 -100%
Price per day $0.00 $0.16 -100%

Hill's Prescription Diet Dry Cat Food is priced below the average market price for cat food.

Wet Cat Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
Price per 100 kcal $0.00 $2.10 -100%
Price per day $0.00 $1.26 -100%

Hill's Prescription Diet Wet Cat Food is priced below the average market price for cat food.

Hill's Prescription Diet Nutrient Profile Comparison

We’ve compared Hill's Prescription Diet cat food recipes nutrient profile to the other 197 cat food brands in our database.

Dry Cat Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
DM Protein 16.09% 38.82% -59%
DM Fat 5.89% 16.74% -65%
DM Fiber 2.48% 5.11% -51%
DM Carb 75.56% 38.00% +99%

Wet Cat Food

Brand Avg Market Avg % From the Avg
DM Protein 27.27% 52.92% -48%
DM Fat 18.18% 17.74% +2%
DM Fiber 6.82% 6.38% +7%
DM Carb 47.73% 13.98% +241%

Recall History

The following list (if present) shows all cat food recalls related to Hill's Prescription Diet Cat Food Review since 2011. If no recalls are listed, no recall events have been reported.

Hill's Science Diet - Dry dog food (06/02/2014) -+
Date: 06/02/2014
Company Name: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.
Product Description: Dry dog food
Recall Reason: Salmonella
Hill's Science Diet - Canned dog Food (11/28/2015) -+
Date: 11/28/2015
Company Name: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.
Product Description: Canned dog Food
Recall Reason: Labeling problems
Hill's Science Diet - Canned Dog Food (01/31/2019) -+
Date: 01/31/2019
Company Name: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.
Product Description: Canned Dog Food
Recall Reason: Potentially Elevated Levels of Vitamin D
Hill's Prescription Diet - Canned Dog Food (01/31/2019) -+
Date: 01/31/2019
Company Name: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.
Product Description: Canned Dog Food
Recall Reason: Potentially Elevated Levels of Vitamin D
Hill's Science Diet - Canned Dog Food (05/21/2019) -+
Date: 05/21/2019
Company Name: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.
Product Description: Canned Dog Food
Recall Reason: Potentially Elevated Levels of Vitamin D
Hill's Prescription Diet - Canned Dog Food (05/21/2019) -+
Date: 05/21/2019
Company Name: Hill's Pet Nutrition, Inc.
Product Description: Canned Dog Food
Recall Reason: Potentially Elevated Levels of Vitamin D

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FAQ

faq-item-image Who owns Hill's Prescription Diet cat food?

Hill's Prescription Diet is owned by Hill’s Pet Nutrition, Inc..

faq-item-image Where is Hill's Prescription Diet cat food made?

Hill's Prescription Diet is manufactured in the United States .

faq-item-image Is Hill's Prescription Diet AAFCO approved?

Yes, all of Hill's Prescription Diet recipes are AAFCO approved.

faq-item-image Has Hill's Prescription Diet cat food been recalled?

Hill's Prescription Diet has been recalled 6 times in the years 2014, 2015, and 2019.

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