Supplements Taken Below
Great Dane, 10 yr, 37'', 120lb (used to be 178), F, spayed Personality: Lives up to her name DX: Spondylosis w/Bone Spurs in 2001 Raw Diet (since Dec.2001) www.raw4dogs.com Daily walking & swimming & sunbath aka Vit D Bi-weekly Acupuncture and Chiropractic No Vaccines since 1994 No Heartworm preventative, Flea preventatives Filtered Water only (tap water contributes to arthritis) No Pesticide use in home or yard NO White potatoes or Green Peppers - ever. NO ASPIRIN, NSAIDS, ALOE, WILLOW BARK or other ANALGESICS ! ! These counteract Glucosamine containing supplements and can destroy cartilage. Found Spondylosis by accident during 2001 yearly x-rays.
Previous Health Issues: Was given full regimen of vaccines until 1.5 yrs. Was fed Euchanuba until 9mo old. Was a chronic BLOATER until raw meat & Fastrack added to kibble at 2 y.o.. Was diagnosed with OCD and Cardiomyopathy at 7 mo. Adequan protocol filled in the holes in BOTH of her shoulders. Cardiomyopathy was reversed 4 years ago, but only after stopping heartworm meds and adding Juice+ . Splenectomy 2002 - benign.
ladyR Supplement Regimen
CoQ10 with Tocotrienols 300mg Daily to support heart Hawthorne Berries Extract - 2 Droppers Daily - To support heart Natural E - 1000 I.U. Mixed Tocopherols - To support heart health Selenium - 200 mcg prevent cardiomyopathy Vitamin C - Sodium Ascorbate (Non-Acid Ascorbate Acid) 1000 mg daily Dog Bloom VITAMINS FOR DOGS - 2 TBSP. Daily (Natures Farmacy 800-733-4981) Magnesium - 500 mg capsule daily To support heart DOGzyme PROBIOTIC 1/4 tsp. PER MEAL daily (Natures Farmacy 800-733-4981) DOGzyme GEL CONCENTRATE 4cc weekly (Natures Farmacy 800-733-4981) Flaxseed Oil - 1000 mg Daily - for heart, skin, stops shedding ! Spirulina & Minerals - 1 TAB DAILY Micro-nutrients Milk Thistle Extract - 2 droppers daily Grape Seed Extract - 60 mg - vascular health, prevent cancer Taurine - 500mg (low dose, she gets raw meat) to support heart SOD - Super Oxide Dismutase - incredible anti-oxidant and stops graying muzzle Thymus Glandular - 2 tabs daily - keeps immune system going Juice+ = 4 fruit - 4 veggie caps daily ( Natures Farmacy 800-733-4981 ) 7% Yam Cream - 1/8 tsp on belly once weekly (more causes severe muscle spasms) Surprisingly, this actually seems to helps her gait. Cosamin DS - 4 daily Yucca Shidigera - 2 tsp. daily for Spondylosis (Natures Farmacy 800-733-4981) MSM Sulfur - 8000 mg Daily for Spondylosis Lecithin - 1 TBSP daily for Spondylosis Biotin - (Natures Farmacy 800-733-4981) Elk Fat - to keep weight on (Natures Farmacy 800-733-4981)
..... Discontinued SYN-FLEX LIQUID - similar to Cosamin - for Spondylosis (no results) DGP - 4 tabs daily (herbal Australian peppers etc) for Spondylosis (no results) Wobenzyme N - 3 per day for Spondylosis (no results) CLA - 4000 mg daily to prevent metastasis (due to splenectomy, just in case) Pancreatin Enzymes - 1400 mg Daily To support digestion / absorption