The Benefits of Fish Oil for your dog!



Omega-3 is very important in our dog’s diet and it plays a big part in how shiny and healthy our dog’s skin and coat is. The easiest way to give your dog omega-3 is by giving fish oil tablets, which you can buy from the supermarket or health food store. Normally dogs will just eat the capsule mixed in with their food but you can also pierce the capsule and squeeze the liquid out for your dog. The general dosage for giving fish oil to dogs is 1000mg per 10kg of dog. So by buying 1000mg capsules you can work out easily how many to give your dog.


Other fish oil benefits include:


> Healthy skin & glistening coat

> Decreased inflammation of joints

> Increased stamina

> Improved immune system

> Decreased shedding

> Adds moisture to dry, irritated skin and

> Can also be used to enhance your pet’s appetite by adding an appealing fishy flavor!


Advanced research and case studies continue to show evidence that the benefits of Omega-3 & 6 Fatty Acids contribute to the improvement of conditions such as:


> Joint discomfort

> Dry, itchy skin

> Low energy levels

> Auto-immune diseases

> Risk of stroke or heart problems

> Keeps blood triglycerides in check

> Antioxidant properties lower risk of cancer

>Anti-inflammatory activity


Symptoms of omega-3 deficiency include:


  • Fatigue
  • Dry coat
  • Dry, flaky,itchy skin
  • Brittle nails
  • Joint pain


Regular intake of fish can be very beneficial for a long and healthy life for your pet!


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