Diet, Supplements

We offer a wide variety of specialty and therapeutic diets for all lifestages and disease conditions. The main brands that we stock are Hill’s, Medi-cal and Royal Canin. Other brands such as Purina and Eukanuba can be special ordered. We also encourage owners to try some of the proven supplements such as Omega 3 fatty acids and glucosamine/chondroitin sulphate products to try and reduce the amount of drugs their pets are on. We carry therapeutic shampoos as well.

NEW PRODUCT

Available in Kitten, Feline Adult, Puppy, Puppy Large Breed, and Canine Adult. This new product contains ingredients that address the following health needs:

For dogs:

  • Dental – scrubs teeth clean like a toothbrush
  • Weight – helps build muscle and turn fat into energy
  • Joint – provides the building blocks for healthy joints and cartilage
  • Digestion – provides an optimal fibre mixture
  • Skin Skin & Coat – nourishes skin cells and hair follicles to rejuvenate the skin

For cats:

  • Dental – scrubs teeth clean like a toothbrush
  • Weight – helps build lean muscle and turn fat into energy
  • Urinary – formulated to produce a normal urinary pH and control the building blocks of urinary stones and crystals
  • Digestion – provides an optimal fibre mixture
  • Skin & Coat – noruishes skin cells and hair follicles to rejuvenate the skin

For more information on this new product, please visit http://www.hillspet.com/en-ca/healthy-advantage/pro/home.html or ask one of our friendly staff members.

Another item on our shelf is a veterinary-prescribed medication called Slentrol that is for the management of canine obesity. We will work with you to develop a weight-loss program that works for your dog. Excess weight can lead to serious health problems, and is associated with an increased risk of:

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Cardiovascular disease and hypertension
  • Respiratory diseases
  • Insulin resistance and diabetes
  • Skin infections
  • Surgical and anesthetic complications

If you are unsure if your dog is overweight, please call our office for a consultation, or visit www.ismydogoverweight.ca. Note: This medication is not for cats.