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Need low sodium dog food

We are moving an 8yr GSD/Australian Shepherd mix from England to the U.S. at the end of the year.  He has nephrogenic diabetes insipidus and is on a low sodium dog food - Hill's Science Plan Adult 7+ Lamb and Rice dog food.  I tried to switch him to Hill's Science Plan and it instantly caused a UTI.  Additionally, it has too much sodium.  Is there another food that I may purchase in the States that is low sodium and is not Hill's? (Science Plan seems to be the only Hill's product that he can digest without problems).

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Have you ever tried MediCal?  There are a number of Hill's products out there - our Akita, who has arthritis, eats j/d to help her joints.

You could do a Google search regarding low sodium dog food.  Maybe your vet can recommend something.

You might eventually have to cook his food for him so you can control the sodium.

lonewolf


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