Kelp : A rich source of Iodine, essential for thyroid function, weight control and growth and development. Also rich in minerals including magnesium which is essential to calcium metabolism, muscle health and function, energy, cardiovascular health, hormonal balance and nerve health and function. Magnesium also works with vitamins C, B6, pantothenic acid and zinc to help support the adrenals and help with stress.
Nettle: Traditionally used for kidney support, skin irritations and as an anti-histamine. Nettle is highly nutritious containing many vitamins and Minerals especially Iron.
Astragalus: Helps to support the immune system, improve endurance and help with stress. Supports cardiovascular health and liver and kidney function.
Rose Hip: Rich in vitamin C, a potent anti oxidant helping neutralise free radicals in the body. Immune supportive. Cardiovascular support, Cell protective, Joint support, Anti–Allergic.
Brewers Yeast: A rich source of B vitamins, Biotin, PABA and Inositol, and minerals including Zinc, Calcium and Chromium. Helps promote healthy skin and coat. Supports the nervous system.
Spirulina: Rich in essential amino acids and contains 30 times more beta-carotene than carrots. A good source of B vitamins, especially high in vitamin B12 (about four times as much as raw liver). One of best known sources of gamma-linolenic acid (GLA) an important fatty acid for heart and joint health. Spirulina has about the same calcium, phosphorous, and magnesium content as milk, and a vitamin E (tocopherol) level comparable to wheat germ.
Echinacea (Echinacea purpurea):
Although famous for its immune system stimulating properties, Echinacea also exerts a direct anti-bacterial, anti-viral action. The anti-fungal action of Echinacea is due to its ability to enhance macrophage phagocytosis (macrophages are blood cells that play an important role in immunity, they are found mainly in the spleen, lymph nodes and liver. Phagocytosis is the action of engulfing and destroying; pathogens).
Garlic (Allium sativum):
Renowned throughout history for its Anti-microbial, immune enhancing and anti-catarrhal properties. Shown to exert potent anti-bacterial, anti-viral and antifungal activity. It has been shown to be more potent than many commonly used anti-fungal agents. Sulphur compounds found within Garlic help to reduce mucus congestion. Combine this action with Garlic’s anti-microbial properties it makes the herb a good remedies for sinusitis, nasal congestion, and any upper respiratory tract infection.
Thyme contains vitamins C, A, and K, iron, manganese and calcium. Thyme also contains anti-oxidants. Thyme has antiseptic, anti-spasmodic and anti-bacterial properties. It is generally good for the skin, and supports brain function and gastrointestinal health. Thyme helps the body digest and process fatty acids and can generally aid digestion.
The vitamins in cod liver oil have been proven essential for growth, healthy bones, proper development of the brain and nervous systems, normal sexual development, and a strong immune system.
- small to medium dogs: 10 ml twice per day
- large dogs: 15-20 ml twice per day