Vetnex Seaweed Calcium Powder for Dogs & Cats 200g

Vetnex Seaweed Calcium Powder for Dogs & Cats 200g


Calcium is the essential mineral for the development and maintenance of strong bones and teeth in animals, it also helps muscles, nerves, heart and other body systems working properly. Calcium can not be made by the body itself and it has to come from diets (foods or supplements). When calcium intake from diets is not enough, the body will undergo resorption process to use the stored calcium in its bone to function those essential biological functions, and this may lead to problems such as weak bones and impact the animal’s ability to work, run or sit comfortably.

Good quality and adequate amount of calcium intake is important for both adult and young animals, in particular when they are in these situations:

•	Pets on home-made diets or raw diets.
•	Growing puppies or kittens.
•	Old pets.
•	Pregnant or lactating animals.
•	Pets with health conditions impacting calcium absorption and/or metabolism (You must discuss with your veterinarian for the conditions and treatment options in this situation).

Additionally, animals require other nutrients to assist calcium to be absorbed and used properly in the body, these include magnesium, phosphorous and vitamin D, etc.

Vetnex Seaweed Calcium Powder for dogs & cats 200g is a premium quality calcium supplement which can be used to help build and maintain strong and healthy bones in dogs and cats. It is a unique, plant-based, natural calcium product sourced from calcareous marine algae (Lithothamnium sp.) available in the pristine waters of the North Atlantic Ocean. The product contains high level of bioavailable calcium (34%) and other minerals required for healthy bones, teeth & muscles. 

The product is an odourless natural seaweed powder which can be easily added to your pet’s daily dry or wet foods, offering a natural solution to obtain sufficient amounts of essential minerals as needed for your dog or cat.

Unit Price : $ 27.99*Inc GST.

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Premium Calcium Supplement for Healthy Bones, Muscles and Teeth for Dogs & Cats
•	Great essential nutrients for pets on home-made diets or raw diets.
•	Support growth in puppies and kittens. 
•	Help build and maintain strong and healthy bones. 
•	Support bone mineralisation, strength and flexibility. 
•	Support healthy teeth and muscles.
•	Premium quality calcium supplement which helps to build and maintain strong and healthy bones. Ideal for pets on home-made diets or raw diets, puppies or kittens when they require extra calcium and mineral intakes to help their growth and development, or old pets as they may start to lose bone. 
•	Contains natural seaweed (Lithothamnium sp.) sustainably sourced from North Atlantic seabed.
•	Contains high level of highly bioavailable, plant-based, natural calcium (34%).
•	Gentle care – 100% natural. No flavours, colouring or preservatives.
•	Odourless natural seaweed powder. Can be easily accepted by pets when added to its routine meals.
•	Easy to use – simply sprinkled on or mixed in food. 
•	Proudly Australian owned.
Marine algae (Lithothamnium sp.) containing 34% natural calcium.

No added gluten, soy, nuts, grains, eggs, milk, lactose, animal materials, flavours, colouring or preservatives. 
DOSAGE: 
Dogs & cats: One serve daily sprinkled on or mixed in food. Use the recommended dosing chart below as a feeding guide or as directed by your veterinarian. 

The dosing chart below is a recommended feeding guide to provide complementary amounts of calcium for dogs and cats, please consult your veterinarian for accurate dosing instructions if you wish to meet the full FEDIAF or AAFCO pet food nutritional requirements.

ANIMAL ON HOMEMADE DIETS (RAW OR COOKED):
•	Growing puppies       2 scoops per 5kg bodyweight
•	Adult dogs                 1 scoop per 5kg bodyweight
•	Growing kittens         0.5 - 1 scoop per animal 
•	Adults cats                0.5 scoop per animal  

ANIMAL ON COMBINATION DIETS (HOMEMADE FOODS MIXED WITH FORMULATED PET FOODS):
•	Growing puppies       1 scoop per 5kg bodyweight
•	Adult dogs                 0.5 scoop per 5kg bodyweight
•	Growing kittens         0.25 - 0.5 scoop per animal 
•	Adults cats                0.25 scoop per animal  

ANIMAL ON FULLY FORMULATED PET FOODS:
•	Fully formulated pet foods tend to be nutrition complete and balanced. Consult your veterinarian if your pet needs additional intake of calcium supplement.

*A dosing scoop is included in the container. 1 level scoop provides approx. 225mg natural calcium. 
** If the animal has a sensitive stomach, start at a lower dose and increase gradually.

STORAGE: 
Store below 30oC (room temperature), in a cool & dry place.

CAUTIONS:
•	Use only as directed. 
•	Consult your veterinarian for dosing instructions if your dog or pet has a different dietary structure, if the product is used in pregnant or /lactating animals or large-bred/large-size puppies, or if the product is used to treat nutrition deficiencies.
•	Discontinue use and consult your veterinarian If any irritation occurs.
•	Consult your veterinarian for dosing instructions if used in other animals. 
•	Do not use if tamper-evident cap seal is broken.