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SAMe: A POWERFUL SUPPLEMENT FOR DOGS

SAMe: A POWERFUL SUPPLEMENT FOR DOGS

Authored By Vet Well

SAMe (S-Adenosyl-L-Methionine) is a supplement used in both humans and dogs. It is the bioavailable form of methionine, which is an amino acid that is plentiful in certain foods. Within the body, SAMe is converted into several compounds that are used in dozens of crucial cell reactions. SAMe SUPPORTS THE LIVER IN DOGS When SAMe is broken down in a dog’s body, some of the resulting compounds work to protect liver cells from damage and improve the organ’s function. Two of these compounds are glutathione and taurine.  • Glutathione is a powerful antioxidant that helps protect liver cells from being...

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How Important is Cleaning Your Pet’s Ears?

How Important is Cleaning Your Pet’s Ears?

Authored By Vet Well

With ear infections being one of the top reasons for a visit to the Vet, ear care is an important part of pet ownership. All dogs and cats need some degree of routine ear cleaning to remove dirt, excessive wax, and debris from their ear canals. Pets can also suffer from a variety of conditions that require extra ear cleaning. Routine Ear Cleaning for Dogs and Cats - How often pets need routine ear cleaning performed varies by individual. Dogs with floppy ears need more frequent ear cleanings than those with ears that stand up. Kittens and puppies often need...

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