A Veterinarian Prescription Dog Food List

Here is a complete dog food list, available only from a veterinary office. Hills, IAMS, IVD, and Purina all provide prescription formulas for dogs.

Hill's Prescription Diet

Veterinarians frequently prescribe Hill's Prescription Diet foods. Their dog food list includes:

  • A/D-High energy
  • B/D-Behavioral disorders
  • C/D, S/D or U/D-Bladder health
  • D/D-Skin problems
  • G/D or K/D-Kidney and heart health
  • H/D-Heart health and hypertension
  • I/D-Digestive health
  • J/D-Joint health
  • L/D-Liver problems
  • N/D-Cancer
  • R/D-Weight control
  • T/D-Gum disease and tooth care
  • W/D-Diabetes
  • Z/D-Food allergies

IAMS Prescription Foods

IAMS is second on the prescription dog food list. Their product line includes canned and dry dog food formulas.

  • Early renal stage
  • Low residue
  • Maximum calorie
  • Optimum weight control
  • Restricted calorie
  • Senior
  • Skin and coat


IVD produces the Royal Canin line of prescription dog foods:

  • Calorie control
  • Canine dental
  • Diabetic formula
  • Heart health
  • Hepatic formula
  • Hypoallergenic formula
  • Illness recovery
  • Intestinal health
  • Low fat
  • Mature dogs
  • Mobility support
  • Mobility support for large breeds
  • Potato and duck, rabbit, venison or whitefish
  • Renal failure formula
  • Skin support
  • Urinary tract health
  • Vegetarian formula

Prescription Purina Dog Food

Purina veterinary formulas include:

  • Allergy management
  • Cardiovascular
  • Dental health
  • Fiber control
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Intestinal health
  • Joint health
  • Kidney health
  • Weight control

Take the above list with you to the grocery store, and get your dog on a healthy path today!