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More dog owners are now using nutraceuticals for their dog. One of the more popular forms is omega-3 supplements. Omega-3 is a family of unsaturated fatty acids that has proven to have many health benefits. Since it has antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, omega-3 supplements are used in an effective dog arthritis treatment plan.

In the market, there are two major types of omega-3 supplements: plant-derived omega-3 and fish-derived omega-3. A lot of dog owners are confused whether which of the two is best for their dog. I am hoping that this article will be helpful in providing the necessary information to help dog owners give what’s best for their furry friend.

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Although dog arthritis supplements can improve your dog’s mobility, they can cause diarrhea and/or vomiting, or a sudden onset of scratching. These side effects are often a result of an allergy, which means that something in the supplement may be setting the allergic reaction off.

Allergic reactions only happen when dogs are repeatedly exposed to an allergen (or antigen). And in dog supplements, these are usually the natural ingredients, such as:

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The steady increase of dogs affected with dog arthritis is alarming. Just like human arthritis, a definite cure has not yet been discovered but as dog owners, we can make life for our beloved dogs easier. By treating the common symptoms like joint pain and inflammation, we can alleviate their suffering. Treatment alternatives such natural supplements have been increasing in popularity.

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Supplements use plant or animal ingredients, the theory being that natural ingredients are toxic to your dog’s body compared to the synthetic ingredients of the prescription dog medications. I am not sure this is always the case but it is the common perception, so let’s work with it for now.

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