The Pet Industry's Leading Resource for News & Content Distribution recently named Hill’s® Science Diet’s® Ideal Balance™ food with its highest ranking possible. is an independent website of information for consumers that features expert ratings and information about products and companies. They use a variety of criteria including health, environmental and social performance.

The Science Diet® Ideal Balance™ dog food from Hill’s was launched in August, 2011 and is available at pet specialty stores, farm and feed stores, and veterinary clinics. All three variations of Hill’s® Science Diet® Ideal Balance™ pet foods was given the highest ranking score of 7.4. Other products from the Science Diet® line also hold the highest ranking score, and these include dry and wet food for both dogs and cats.

“We are honored that has recognized that our newest pet food options for consumers, Ideal Balance, lives up to our commitment to produce precisely-balanced nutrition for pets,” said Dr. Chad Dodd, DVM Hill’s Pet Nutrition.” Hill’s® Science Diet® Ideal Balance™ is formulated in precise amounts to provide the exact balance dogs need, nothing more, nothing less, and it’s a great option for owners who are looking for food with wholesome, natural ingredients.” recommends pet owners seek brands that test their foods in accordance with feeding trials from Association of American Feed Control Officials (AAFCO). GoodGuide reports that the procedures guarantee a pet food’s nutritional claims are supported by animal feeding tests and not just via formulation. GoodGuide also recommends pet parents seek the advice of their veterinarian for nutritional needs regarding their pet’s specific health concerns and requirements.

Hill’s was founded over 60 yeas ago and manufactures a variety of products including Hill’s® Prescription Diet® brand pet foods, therapeutic pet foods available only through veterinarians, and Hill’s® Science Diet® brand pet foods sold through veterinarians and finer pet specialty stores.

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