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General Health and Well-Being

A balanced diet and a stress-free environment can go a long way toward improving your dog’s overall well-being. But some dogs need a little help. Nutritional and calming supplements can help keep your pooch healthy and happy.

  • Nutritional Support
  • Anxiety

What To Look For

Signs that your dog may need additional nutritional support include:

  • Dull, dry skin and coat
  • Ear infections
  • Weight gain
  • Lameness or limping
  • Lethargy
  • Anxiety

What is it?

Providing proper nutrition for your dog is the most important pet-parenting activity you do every day. If your dog needs additional vitamins and minerals, nutritional supplements can contribute to a balanced diet. A balanced diet of proteins, essential fatty acids, vitamins and minerals, and water is critical to your dog’s overall health and well-being.

What it means for your dog

If your dog is deficient in any of the essential components of a healthy diet, it can lead to variety of health problems. These may include poor skin and coat, decreased activity level, weight gain and decreased immune strength, which can make your dog susceptible to infection.

How You Can Help

Most commercial pet foods include all the nutrients dogs needs, but your dog may need additional support. You should consult your veterinarian to help determine if your dog lacks nutritional balance. Nutritional supplements are designed to optimize your dog’s health.

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What To Look For

Signs that your dog is suffering from anxiety include:

  • Hyperactivity
  • Excessive barking
  • Destruction of property
  • Loss of housebreaking
  • Fearful behavior

What is it?

Anxiety in your dog can be the result of stress that comes from changes in your and your dog’s daily routine. Common causes of stress include traveling, visitors in your home, a new baby or pet, and prolonged separation.

What it means for your dog

Stressful situations are extremely traumatic and increase your dog’s anxiety level. Anxiety can lead to behavior changes that are difficult for both dog and human, and can compromise your relationship with your dog.

How You Can Help

Proper nutrition, training and lifestyle routines are critical to reducing the stress levels that can cause your dog’s anxiety. Consult both your veterinarian and a licensed trainer to better understand and ease your dog’s anxiety. Additionally, supplements formulated to support relaxation can aid in behavior modification, which can help to reduce stress.

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The contents on the PetArmor® website, including text, videos and images, are being provided for informational purposes only. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional veterinarian advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your veterinarian with any questions you may have regarding your pet’s health. See our Terms of Use for additional information.