Salmon oil, supplement in trend.

Salmon oil, supplement in trend.

November 08, 2018

Hello Ruffers! Have you heard about the benefits of salmon oil? Salmon oil is a natural product derived from salmon. Humans are advised to eat salmon since it is a good source of protein and rich in omega-3 and omega-6 acids. In addition, its mineral content can be up to 25 times higher than that of other foods of animal origin. The truth is that salmon is not only good for you, but also for your pet!

Benefits of giving salmon oil to your dog

Salmon oil is a good way to improve the quality of your dog's diet. As we told you, it is rich in omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids. These acids are a long chain, which means they contain 20 or more carbon atoms and this is reflected in the health of your dog like this:

  • Dermal benefits: immunological reinforcement, prevents the appearance of allergies, and reinforces the shine and density of your coat.
  • Cerebral: Improve your cognitive abilities,
  • Bones: Improves the production of collagen, prevents arthritis from appearing, and its nails and teeth improve its resistance.
  • Digestive System: Improves intestinal traffic, and improves blood pressure.
  • Preventive: Prevents cancer, fights heart disease, overweight, and regulates the immune system.

It is necessary for a veterinarian to prescribe the appropriate dose for your dog according to its race, age, weight, and physical condition, otherwise, it could cause negative effects such as:

- Stomach pain, nausea, diarrhea, dizziness, and weight gain.

How can you give salmon oil to your dog?

There are many ways to use salmon oil to supplement your dog's diet.

Some ways in which you can supply it is:

  1. Give capsules to your pet at mealtime or offer them as a snack.
  2. Add the oil to your dog food to improve the flavor.

Kiwoko (January 22th, 2018). Salmon oil for dogs and cats. Kiwoko Animal World. Retrieved from:


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