Whether it’s walking your golden lab in the nearby park or curling up to watch your favourite show, tabby cat in your lap – many of us have fond memories of growing up with pets in the house. Although many parents find multiple reasons against having an animal at home while raising children, there are just too many positive effects of doing so to ignore! So read on to see why now is the right time to get a [...]
Arthritis in cats can be difficult to pick. Owners commonly assume that a decrease in level of activity of their cat is a natural occurrence due to ageing. Previously, it was believed that arthritis was uncommon in cats. However, recent radiographic evidence suggests that this is not the case. We now know that arthritis is common in cats, particularly the elderly population. Although the changes may be subtle, many cats suffer from arthritic pain, which can reduce mobility and [...]
Most ageing dogs experience some degree of arthritis. But how do you know when it’s time to do something about it? Often, dogs show signs and symptoms that pain is affecting their quality of life due to the impact of arthritis on their ageing joints. Fortunately, the treatment of dog arthritis can be simple and straightforward with the right products and advice. Read on for the 8 most common signs of pain caused by arthritis in dogs… Difficulty getting out of bed You [...]
Most ageing horses experience some degree of arthritis. But how do you know when it’s time to do something about it? Often, horses show signs and symptoms that pain is affecting their quality of life due to the impact of horse arthritis on their ageing joints. Fortunately, the treatment of arthritis can be simple and straightforward with the right products and advice. Read on for the 7 most common signs of pain caused by arthritis in horses… Stiffness You may have noticed your [...]
This is a great video for those interested in learning about the growing of Green lipped mussel. New Zealand has a very large coastline and a very large continental shelf so the currents, and a lot of nutrients all around New Zealand so the fisheries and the shell fisheries are all very rich. This sounds particularly good for growing mussels.
EPA and DHA are the 2 most important Omega 3 fatty acids. These are key ingredients needed for joint health for your dogs, cats, and horse. EPA and DHA are big molecules present in large quantities in Fish, green lipped mussel oil and Krill oil. The Omega 3 fatty acids in plant form like linseed (Flax) are small molecules which need to be linked together within the human body. Unfortunately, humans who have high omega 6 fatty acid intakes [...]
When stem cells were first being injected into joints, it was assumed the stem cells were having their effect helping joints by differentiating into new cartilage. Now it has been shown that in addition the effects are associated with the improved environment for healing within the joint created by the presence of the stem cells. Arthritis Treatments’ Joint Rejuvenate is treatment to improve joint health for dogs, cats, and horses. We have these three types of product for you to [...]
Arthritis Treatments is pleased to report on a toxicity study on green lipped mussel. Joint Rejuvenate is 100% biologically active green lipped mussel. It appears that green lipped mussel is very well tolerated in Mammals. To establish at what dose rate side effects were produced, researchers gave rats 2 grams of green lipped mussel /kilogram of rat body weight for 14 days. No toxicity was produced even though this is 1000 times the recommended dose rate! In another study rats [...]