It’s getting colder -here’s how to keep your pet cozy all season long

It’s getting colder -here’s how to keep your pet cozy all season long

As we enter the fall season, the weather starts to drop, and we pull out our sweaters, fuzzy blankets, and slippers and cozy up on the couch.  Even though our pets have fabulous fur coats, they can get chilly too. During the summer they might have laid flat on the hardwood floor to cool down, now they might be cuddling up next to you on the couch to share some […]

[New Product] Nutramax Welactin Omega 3 Canine and Feline

[New Product] Nutramax Welactin Omega 3 Canine and Feline

Inflammation is a prime contributor to many conditions our pets may suffer from, including allergies, arthritis, or diseases of the kidneys, brain, and heart. The good news is that one simple, all-natural supplement can combat all of these conditions at once! Nutramax Welactin Omega 3 liquid or softgel capsules help reduce inflammation in both cats and dogs, leading to healthier skin and coat while promoting overall wellness in cats and […]

[New Product] Novox Carprofen Chewable Tablets

[New Product] Novox Carprofen Chewable Tablets

As our pets age, joint problems often become an issue. Limited mobility from arthritis pain can be difficult for pets who are used to enjoying a lifestyle of running, jumping and playing. Novox Carprofen Chewable Tablets are an easy-to-administer NSAID medication that helps relieve the pain and inflammation due to arthritis and other joint diseases, so your pet can get back to enjoying an active life.

Promote healthy joints and a happy dog in 2014

Our pet’s joints are just as important as the food they eat, and the exercise they receive. As our pets age, joints may become stiff and lose flexibility, which can make playing or exercising painful, and no pet parent wants that.

Move Your Joints For Good Health

Arthritis is one of the most common causes of chronic pain and disability in the US. The most common type of arthritis is osteoarthritis, which usually affects knees, hips, and hands. Other joints are also commonly affected. The journal Arthritis & Rheumatism reported that about 27 million Americans have osteoarthritis. Arthritis can also affect our dogs, especially senior dogs.

Pet Medications to Help Your Pet’s Joint Problems

Joint problems are very common in dogs and cats. There can be a wide variety of causes from genetic malformations, traumatic injuries, infectious causes, to degenerative and immune mediated joint diseases. Veterinarians often manage joint problems in pets through a combination of prescription nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medications (NSAIDs) such as Rimadyl, Deramaxx or Previcox, as well as other types of pain medications such as prescription Tramadol. There are many other additional supplements […]

PetMeds® Maintaining Healthy Joints in Pets with Super Joint Enhancer

Similar to us humans, as pets age they may need supplements to help them stay active and healthy. When it comes to a pet’s joint health, Super Joint Enhancer is a wonderful glucosamine, chondroitan and MSM supplement that I’ve found to be an excellent economic alternative to more expensive supplements of its type often sold at veterinary offices. Super Joint Enhancer has performed wonderfully for me in helping maintain healthy […]