Turmeric extract is a super herb that has anti-inflammatory and nutritive properties. It is a great supplement for all pets.
Turmeric has become a household staple for many people, but this superfood has tremendous health benefits. Turmeric for cats helps support cats that may be fighting cancer, and also provides, arthritis support and also helps with digestion, skin issues, and is great for cardiovascular health.
Free radicals are unstable molecules that cause oxidative damage to cellular components such as proteins, lipids, and DNA. The free radical scavenging properties of turmeric supports the body in processing and removing these molecules, minimizing the damage they can do.
At NHV, we only use human-grade quality products as plant-based remedies. They are vet-approved and are safe to be given long-term along with any vet-prescribed medications.
Turmeric absorbs best when taken with black pepper, which increases enzyme secretions in the pancreas to aid in digestion. In NHV’s turmeric for cats supplement, it comes complete with the proprietary blend of both vital ingredients.
Read our blog to learn more about the health benefits of turmeric for cats with cancer. You can also read about Cuddles the picky kitty and how taking NHV’s complete kit containing turmeric for cats with arthritis helped her pounce back to health.
The active compound in turmeric is curcumin. Studies have shown turmeric to be an excellent anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antifungal, antibacterial, anticoagulant, antiseptic, astringent, helps with liver function, bile production and externally for wound healing.
Turmeric for cats is beneficial for arthritic conditions due to the anti-inflammatory properties and is COX2 inhibitors.
You can use turmeric for your cat as a cancer support due to its antioxidant properties.
Use of turmeric extracts in a pets daily diet may help scavenge free radicals, increase antioxidant enzymes, and inhibit lipid peroxidation.
The healing properties of curcumin may also be beneficial for cats with autoimmune diseases, liver disorders ( increases detoxification of the liver) and heart and circulatory support. Turmeric for cats may help lower the bad cholesterol (LDL), and also helps reduce the risk of blood clotting.
Black pepper is well known for cooking, but it comes with a host of beneficial medicinal properties for your cat.Black pepper itself also has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and anti-caberial. It helps to promote digestion, and studies show that it helps protect against oxidative damage by inhibiting free radicals.
To be taken twice daily. Determine your pet’s weight and then use the easy chart below to determine the correct dose. This is the minimum dosage.
Pet's Weight Dosage
0 - 15 lb = 0.5 ml
16 - 30 lb = 1.0 ml
31 - 45 lb = 1.5 ml
46 - 60 lb = 2.0 ml
61 - 75 lb = 2.5 ml
Over 75 lb = 3.0 ml
How to Administer
Shake well before use. The easiest method is to use the dropper provide and places the drops into your pet’s food or favorite treat. You can also use the dropper and squirt directly into the pet’s mouth.
Some pets can be finicky, if this occurs consider hiding the drops in foods most pet’s love such as fish, chicken or yogurt or a favourite treat. If your pet only eats dry food then soak a few kibbles at feeding time.
For Best Results
Herbal dietary supplements are beneficial to the health and wellbeing of your pet and are safe for long-term use. Every pet responds to natural herbal supplements differently, therefore it is important to be consistent and administer the product daily. Supplements generally take two to four weeks to take effect, however this will vary from one animal to the next.
All NHV Natural Pet Products are pure herbal extracts and contain no artificial additives, preservatives or coloring. Shelf life after opening is 6 months and must be refrigerated after opening.
Cautions and Contraindications: Do not use Turmeric in pregnant or nursing animals. Speak to your vet before using our products. A second visit is recommended if your pet’s condition does not improve, or deteriorates after continued use of the supplements.