Do Dog Food Supplements Work?
A dog food supplement is an additional food which is given complementary to a dog’s existing diet. Supplements are given to pets generally for health reasons in the same way that we take supplements for various health concerns or to keep a healthy and balanced immune system to help stave off illness. They differ from ‘treats’ in that they are formulated to comprise vitamins, minerals and other ingredients designed to enhance the overall well-being of a dog and sometimes to target specific illnesses or complaints.
There are many brands of supplements available that promote different aspects of health and they can come in many different forms including tablets, pellets, concentrate powder and liquids (solutions). Probably the most well-known ailment is arthritis since this is common to humans as we age and is also common to our dogs. Other