Treatment of hip dysplasia
Gelatin is a natural treatment option which will alleviate your dog's pain.
Treatment options for dogs with hip dysplasia
Hip dysplasia in dogs is extremely painful, and it's heartbreaking for any dog owner to witness his or her dog suffering. The condition is so serious that your dog will struggle to do normal activities, and the pain so severe that it can even change your dog's temperament. Most likely, your dog will not want to play or do any kind of exercise. Fortunately, there are several treatment options available to help alleviate your dog's pain. Homeopathic remedies are always recommended before giving pain medication, since pain medication has potentially dangerous side effects.
Natural remedies for dogs with hip dysplasia
Gelatin powder (collagen peptide) contains high amounts of amino acids - lysine, glycine and proline. It repairs and builds cartilage, and strengthens ligaments, tendons and muscles weakened by overuse through impact and stress. Since canine hip dysplasia is a form of degenerative arthritis, a joint supplements will help your dog with hip dysplasia. Gelatin is an extremely effective joint supplement and cheaper than most other options available on the market. Adding just two teaspoons a day for a 25 to 40 kg dog can make a world of difference.
Treatment of other joint conditions in pets
Proline is beneficial for the treatment of conditions such as degenerative joint disease, osteoporosis, arthritis, rheumatoid arthritis , soft tissue sprains and chronic back pain. These conditions respond favourably to diets containing gelatin because it reduces the inflammation.