Made with the high quality, evidence-based, natural, human grade ingredients. No fillers, artificial preservatives, colours or flavours. This all natural joint support supplement is not just for senior dogs or those with arthritis. Active athletes, show dogs, working dogs, police, search and rescue canines, sled dogs, hunting dogs, and large breed dogs will all profit from having glucosamine in their diet. This WellyTails formula makes for a superior product from which all adult dogs will benefit.
Cold-Milled Golden Flaxseed: Provides essential fatty acids. Most absorbable vegetable fatty acid for canines. Rich in omega-3 fatty acids, alpha-linolenic acid, fiber and lignans. Helps maintain healthy shiny coat and soft skin.
Norwegian Atlantic Sea Kelp: Norwegian Kelp contains over 60 vital minerals, amino acids and vitamins, including vitamins A, B2, B3, C, D, E, calcium, potassium, magnesium, phosphorus, iron and zinc. Norwegian Kelp is also an excellent source of natural iodine in a form the animal can easily digest and readily absorb. Iodine is one of the most important nutrients for animal health as it helps regulate and balance glandular systems – particularly the thyroid gland. It is essential for healthy thyroid function and as a result optimal metabolism. Animals suffering from hypothyroidism can benefit from the rich iodine content and high levels of other nutrient minerals and vitamins
Sprouted Green Lentils: Sprouting lentils will neutralize phytic acid, which means more vitamins and minerals can be absorbed by the body as they’re digested. Spouting lentils starts the germination process, which changes the composition of the lentils. Sprouting increases the amounts of vitamins and minerals in the lentils, especially B vitamins and carotene. Sprouting produces Vitamin C which is integral for your pet to metabolize glucosamine and chondroitin.
Saccharomyces Cerevisiae Nutritional Yeast: Nutritional yeast is a unique and rich source of many nutrients, including B vitamins, amino acids, 14 minerals and 17 vitamins (not including vitamins A, C and E). It also contains phosphorus, chromium and more. Nutritional yeast also contains beta-1,3 glucan, trehalose, mannan and glutathione, which all support healthy immune function.
Air Dried Beef Liver:Liver is a nutrient-rich organ that most dogs love to eat. This organ provides your pet with proteins, essential fats, and vitamin A. It is also a great source of the following: iron, copper, niacin, zinc, phosphorus, and vitamin B. In additional to these, liver also provides omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. Omega-6 is an essential amino acid your dog requires to keep a balanced diet. In short, it is highly beneficial for all dogs.
Glucosamine Hydrochloride (shellfish source): This ingredient supports joint health and is a natural way to soothe pain and discomfort. It has natural anti-inflammatory properties and is especially helpful in relieving symptoms of osteoarthritic conditions in dogs.
MSM (Methylsulfonylmethane): It decreases the pressure inside cells and makes the cell walls permeable, enabling water and nutrients to flow into the cells and at the same time allowing toxins to flow out. Functioned synergistically with Vitamin C, it enables the body to rejuvenate cells and maintain the healthy levels of cells. It's also responsible for the flexible bonds between cells, including those that make up the skin by enhancing flexibility and promotes repair of damaged skin.
Marine Algae: This ingredient contains a wide range of minerals, proteins, amino acids, trace elements, vitamins and phytohormones, in particular iodine. Marine algae are well known to be beneficial to overall health and wellness, can also prevent skin deficiencies and improve vitality. They stimulate skin metabolism, cell regeneration and combats inflammation; vitamins A, C and E are classed as "radical scavengers". Also a great source of DHA Omega-3.
Proprietary Probiotic Bacteria Blend: (Lactobacillus acidophilus, Lactobacillus casei, Enterococcus faecium, Bifidobacterium thermophilum). Resistance to infections, promotes healthy gut flora and improves digestion. Helpful for relief of diarrhea and constipation.
Short-chain fructooligosaccharide: All natural prebiotic fiber. A prebiotic such as FOS, is actually a fiber. The enzymes in your dog’s digestive tract do not digest it. Instead, the bacteria in the intestinal tract break the fiber down and use it for food. A prebiotic is different from other fibers is that it feeds, or supports, the good bacteria and not the bad. Helping the good bacteria to grow.
Chondroitin Sulphate: Blocks destructive enzymes that break down cartilage in the joint. Chondroitin is also necessary for the synthesis of glycosaminoglycans.
New Zealand freeze-dried Green Lipped Mussels: Contain a huge variety of vitamins, minerals, amino acids and antioxidants. Very high concentration of omega-3s and a unique combination of fatty acids that is not found in any other marine or plant life. Studies have also shown that they are used to reduce pain, and they can act as a feeding stimulant. A natural anti-inflammatory due to them being an excellent source of glucosamine and chondroitin.
Sweet Potato: Great for digestive health as they’re high in dietary fiber. They’re also low in fat and contain vitamin B6, vitamin C, and manganese.Rich in the powerful antioxidant beta-carotene. Beta-carotene converts to Vitamin A in your dog’s body, which is essential for your dog’s vision, growth, and muscle strength.
Fungal and Plant Source Digestive Enzyme Blend: (Protease - Bacillus licheniformis; alpha-Amylase - aspergillus oryzae, alpha-Galactosidase - Aspergillus niger, Lipase - Rhizopus oryzae; Bromelain - pineapple stem fruit, Cellulase - Aspergillus niger; Hemicellulase - Aspergillus aculeatus, Whole dried papaya fruit papain) Reduces food sensitivities, aids in absorption of minerals and vitamins from food. Breaks down macronutrients such as sugars, starches, fats and proteins for your pet to use them.
Borage Seed Oil: Rich in gamma-linoleic acid (GLA), an essential fatty acid. Natural anti-inflammatory effects and full of antioxidants. Healthy source of plant based Omega-6.
Whole Turmeric Root Powder: Anti-inflammatory relief from joint pain, lowers LDL cholesterol, supports the liver detox process, allergy relief and contains anti-cancer antioxidants.
Sunflower Lecithin: LDL cholesterol prevention. Helps to metabolize fat in the liver and decreases risk of liver degeneration. Supports skin, hair and nervous system. Aids in memory, thinking ability and muscle control. Helps with absorption of vitamins A and D in the intestinal tract.
Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C source): Increases the production of collagen and glycosminoglycans like chondroitin sulfates and hyaluronic acid
Egg Shell Powder (source of calcium): Supports development and maintenance of strong, healthy teeth and bones. Boosts muscle, heart and immune system health.
Taurine: Amino acid that is vital for proper function of the kidneys, heart, eyes and brain. Provides the flow of elements from and to your dogs cellular structures.
Zinc amino acid complex: An essential trace mineral to maintain good health. Supports processes such as enzymatic and metabolic pathways. Involved in production of numerous hormones and cellular reproduction. Maintains eyesight, healthy skin and coat and is vital to skeletal development.
Bee pollen: Protects against radiation and has anti-cancer qualities. Contains vitamins B-complex, C, K and E as well as calcium, copper, iron, magnesium, manganese, phosphorus, potassium and other minerals. Can be effective in combating allergies.
Organic Spirulina: Improves gastrointestinal health, aids in detoxification and can help allergies. Contains unique phytonutrients and sulfolipids that enhance the immune system, reduces the risk of infection, cancer and autoimmune disease. Natural carotenoid antioxidants to promote cellular health.
Mixed Natural Tocopherols (Vitamin E used as natural antioxidant): Helps defend the body against free radicals in the skin and other cells. An essential, fat soluble vitamin that supports the immune system, muscles, heart health, liver, nerve cell membranes and promotes healthy skin and coat.
Rosemary Oil Extract (Used as natural antioxidant): Natural anti-inflammatory properties, contains antioxidants. Helps to improve circulation and function of cells lining the blood vessel walls. Strengthens heart function. Reduces gastrointestinal upset and improves bad breath.
Selenium Yeast: Rich in B vitamins and antioxidants. Promotes healthy skin, hair, eyes and liver function. High in trace minerals essential for cell and organ functions.