Joint Guard for Dogs and Cats
Joint Guard provides essential components required for joint cartilage repair and maintenance in both dogs and cats. Joint Guard for Dogs and Cats.
JOINT GUARD contains a unique and clinically proven combination of Glucosamine hydrochloride and Chondroitin sulfate along with Methyl Sulfonyl Methane (MSM), Manganese and all the important co-factors that help keep your pet's joints as healthy as possible. Research trials on the combination of these ingredients report a significant synergy between these components and a chondroprotective (joint protective) effect as well as a mild anti-inflammatory effect following regular administration which helps reduce the pain associated with joint problems and gets your pet moving again.
Long term treatment with Joint Guard may help reduce non-infectious joint inflammation such as that caused by arthritis, hip dysplasia, OCD, injury or over-activity. It can also be used as a preventative in younger animals, particularly those breeds that are susceptible to joint problems (such as Retrievers, German Shepherds and Rottweilers) or those breeds that have high activity levels and working dogs.
Joint Guards is for regular daily administration for a protective effect aids production of normal healthy cartilage matrix and of synovial (joint) fluid. Regular administration of Joint Guard helps prevent cartilage degeneration by supplying all critical components on a daily basis. This is a chondroprotective (joint protective) effect.
It is formulated for regular, in-feed administration. Research trials on combinations of Glucosamine, Chondroitin, Manganese and Vitamin C report a significant synergy between these components, and a chondroprotective effect, as well as a mild anti-inflammatory effect following regular administration.
The essential components in Joint Guard serve to both reduce cartilage degeneration, and stimulate production of healthy cartilage matrix. Glucosamine hydrochloride - stimulates formation of both synovial (joint) fluid and the cartilage matrix, Chondroitin sulfate - provides protection from the enzymes which break down cartilage, and is the major component in cartilage, Manganese and Vitamin C - are essential in the pathways to manufacture cartilage MSM - is used during soft connective tissue synthesis e.g. in the joint capsule.
Arthritis is common in dogs, particularly those that are aging, have experienced an injury or who are generally over-active. Joint Guard helps maintain healthy joints in dogs.
A 400g tub of Joint Guard will last the average-sized dog around 6 months once on the maintenance dose, and because it comes in a great “no smell, no taste” powder your dog is guaranteed to love it!
|Sodium Chondroitin Sulphate||400mg||800mg|
|Calcium Ascorbate (Vit. C)||80mg||160mg|
1 scoop is 2.5
|Dogs Bases on 5g scoop|
|5-10kg||½ scoop daily||¼ scoop daily|
|11-22kg||1 scoop daily||½ scoop daily|
|23-44kg||1 ½ scoops daily||1 scoop daily|
|Over 45kg||2 scoops daily||1 ½ scoops daily|
|Cats based on 2.5g scoop|
|Under 5kg||½ scoop daily||¼ scoop daily|
|Over 5 Kg||1 scoop daily||½ scoop daily|
PLEASE NOTE if you are using the 150g container for a dog the scoop is a 2.5g scoop and the doseages listed above are based on a 5g scoop