Calcium supplements come in many forms, some are a waste of money and some may even be harming your pets!
Calcium supplements are highly beneficial for pets of all ages but beware, what you are buying may not be what it seems.
It's an unfortunate fact of life that many pet products are made from substandard ingredients. Many forms of Calcium are either heavily processed or indigestible for your pets digestive tract. Processed calcium supplements require very large dosages (unpleasant for your pet) yet still do not provide the trace vitamins and minerals needed to absorb and metabolize the Calcium properly. Many of the supplements on the market can actually cause bone abnormalities, or hip dysplasia, especially in young pets.
Ineffective, possibly harmful versions of Calcium include:
Calcium Hydroxyapatite - processed, degreased, crushed cow bone meal
Calcium Citrate - Limestone or chalk processed with lactic acid
Calcium Carbonate - Limestone or precipitated chalk
Calcium Gluconate - Limestone or chalk processed with gluconic acid
Coral Calcium - Dead Calcium
Calcium is used by almost every cell in the body including heart and nerves and is necessary for muscle contraction and development and maintenance of bone structure. The most effective and easily digested form of Calcium is a natural vegetable form. Natural Animal Solutions 100% Certified Organic Calcium is sourced from Organic Sea Vegetable found in the Atlantic Ocean in Iceland. This form also has a balance ration of magnesium, trace minerals, Silica, Copper, Selenium, Zinc, Boron, Manganese & Phosphorous.
What stages can your pet benefit from a quality organic Calcium supplement?
Puppies - healthy bone growth Adults - prevention of skeletal disease, aids regeneration of bones & maintains muscular skeletal system Elderly - prevention of bone deterioration, especially those with skeletal disease. Whelping & Lactating Bitches - to provide extra calcium whilst feeding, quality calcium for pups from mothers milk.
Natural Animal Solutions 100% Certified Organic Calcium is available at our eBay Store "Best For Your Pets".
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