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View Poll Results: What is the best joint supplement for dogs? (Preventive and current treatment)
Glyco-Flex Classic 0 0%
Dasuquin 3 42.86%
Cosequin 3 42.86%
Pet Naturals: Hip and joint 1 14.29%
Fish Oil 0 0%
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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-04-2013, 03:06 PM Thread Starter
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What is the best joint supplement?

What is the best joint supplement for preventive measures and for current treatment for joints?

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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 08-04-2013, 03:10 PM
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I don't think there is a "best". I think that some supplements work better for some dogs than others.

I use Dasuquin but it's pretty expensive. I think just giving Banshee curcumin has helped more than anything.

IMO, work on keeping the inflammation down. Fish oil, curcumin. Combine that with a joint supplement. MSM for soft tissue, glucosamine. Reading some interesting things about egg shell membrane.

Feed a good food. I give tracheas and chicken feet for chew treats.

In my opinion, you have to look at the whole picture.

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I give my dogs Fresh Factors from Springtime Inc. This product may not work for every dog, but I've given to both my personal dogs and all of the fosters and have had great results. I also supplement with a fish oil.
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I've been happy with Dasuquin.

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