specific Dog COD Omega Plus Support
Particularly high levels of omega-3 EPA and DHA from fish oil and omega-6 fatty acid GLA from borage oil fatty acids. These fatty acids affect the immune response and metabolism due to changes in eicosanoid production. In a double-blind controlled study demonstrated that these high levels of EPA, DHA and GLA can improve the skin condition and the atopy in dogs. The Specific® C? D Omega Plus Support contains beta-glucans and increased levels of zinc, selenium, arginine and omega-3 fatty acids to support the immune system. Beta-glucans can bind to macrophages and alert the immune system, thus supporting the immune response and altering cytokine production. The high energy density, high concentration of essential nutrients, high digestibility and excellent palatability to help recovery from illness, surgery, trauma or periods of weakness. Particularly high levels of omega-3 fatty acids may help in cases of cachexia for example cancer or heart disease. The increased level of nutrients that support the immune system stimulates the response towards infections. The L-carnitine and taurine were added to the diet to support the function of the heart muscle. The sodium moderate level helps reduce water retention and maintain normal blood pressure. In combination with the high level of omega-3 fatty acids which support the maintenance of lean body mass, appetite and normal heart rhythm, this diet nutritionally support dogs with reduced heart function. The skin has an active metabolism and a high need for specific nutrients. Increased levels of polyunsaturated fatty acids, total fat, vitamins A, E and B complex, protein, zinc and selenium contribute to a healthy skin and hair.
Wheat, rice, eggs, fish meal, fish oil, potato protein, minerals, animal fats, corn protein, pork protein hydrolyzate, vitamins and trace elements, powdered cellulose, borage oil, husk plantago psyllium, taurine, yeast (the source of beta-1,3 / 1,6-glucans), L-carnitine, arginine, sunflower oil. Antioxidants: additives approved by the European Community (EC): BHA, BHT, propyl gallate ascorbyl palmitate. It contains no artificial colors or artificial flavors