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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)


Are Vetzyme Conditioning Tablets gluten free?
Yes.  They don't contain any wheat or barley.

Are Vetzyme Flexible Joint and Vetzyme High Strength Flexible Joint Tablets suitable for cats?
Yes, however please only feed half a tablet per day.

Can I feed Vetzyme Stay Calm to my cat?
Vetzyme Stay Calm has only been tried and tested on dogs.  It has proved extremely effective, however, we have never tried this product cats and are unsure of the effects (if any) it would have.  It is up to you if you would to try this product on your cat.  If so, we would recommend starting at 2.5ml per day and seeing how you get on.

Can I feed Vetzyme with Garlic to a dog who is suffering with Struvite Stones?
Yes, these tablets would be suitable and may even help to maintain the dog's bladder microflora in a healthy condition.

Can I give Vetzyme Once-a-Day bitches in whelp?
Yes, Vetzyme Once-a-Day is recommended for pregnant bitches.

Can I mix PYM Bird Tonic with water?
Yes, however the vitamin levels will only last for one day.

Can Super Solvitax Cod Liver Oil for Horses be fed to dogs?
Yes, but please note that Cod Liver Oil for Pets is more refined and vitamin levels have been balanced specifically for pets.  We would only recommend between 5-10mls of the Horse Version to be fed to dogs as we cannot guarantee the vitamin levels as this variant is specifically for horses.

Can Super Solvitax Double Strength R~A Formula be given to dogs?
No, we would not recommend this.  Vitapet has specifically been produced for dogs and vitamin levels relate specifically to the requirements of dogs.  We cannot guarantee that the same levels in the Super Solvitax horse product will be suitable for dogs.

Can Vetzyme Conditioning Tablets be given to a dog who has been diagnosed with ‘kidney disease?
Yes – They will do no harm at all.

Can Vetzyme Tablets from the Healthcare Range be crushed into the food instead of being eaten whole?
Yes, this method is fine.

Can Vitapet R~A Formula be fed to rabbits/small animals/tortoises?
Yes, we would recommend feed 2.5ml until the animal gets used to the product and if necessary, continue feeding at a 5ml level. 
If you have a tortoise please do not feed a dose greater than 2.5ml.

For how long will Vetzyme JDS Insecticidal Dog Shampoo keep the dog 'flea-free'?
At least 7 days should have elapsed before the shampoo is used again.  We would recommend using it every 7 to 28 days depending on how resilient the dog is.

From what age can Vetzyme Stress be fed to a young pet?
We would suggest that Vetzyme Stress is given to puppies & kittens from 8 weeks old.

How many calories are contained in Vetzyme Conditioning Tablets?
The calorie content is negligible making the tablets fine to feed on a calorie controlled diet.

I want to give my dog a nutritional supplement however my dog doesn't like oil adding to his food. What can you suggest?

We would suggest either keeping the nutritional oil in fridge, which will help to hide the smell, or also try putting some oil on a slice of dry toast which may also work.

If my dog is already on complete food is it still ok to feed Vetzyme Flexible Joint without overdosing on Glucosamine & Chondroitin?
Yes, it is perfectly ok to feed this product with any complete food.

My dog has bad joint stiffness.  Can Vetzyme High Strength Flexible Joint and Vitapet Double Strength R~A Formula be used together?
Yes, for dogs prone to bad joint problems the two products can be used together.  As the Vitapet Double Strength R~A Formula provides a high level of Omega 3 Fatty Acids and no addtional vitamins, it can be fed alongside Vetyzme High Strength Flexible Joint which contains Glucosamine, Chondrotin & MSM.  The full recommended daily intake can be taken without a risk of overdosing, providing the on pack feeding recommendations are followed.

What is the youngest age that Super Solvitax Projoint Supplement can be fed to a young horse?
This product can be given as soon as the horse is on solid food.

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