Surgeries are a chance to save the life and health of the dog. However, the procedure itself is only the beginning. The animal must undergo a period of still wound healing and recovery of health. Recovery time requires great effort dog. During the process of going back to the animal health needs sufficient power. Special diets also require dogs chronically ill.
Save for weakened
Dogs suffering for many years from serious diseases or being in recovery require strengthening.
Such dogs often lose weight due to increased metabolism of proteins, sugars and carbohydrates and a lack of appetite, also the have lower immunity.
What should include a diet for recovering dogs?
Food has to be rich in vitamins, minerals and high-quality protein, so the dog will provide the energy to return to form. Food should be low in fat, and high levels of fibre, which regulates the digestive system. In addition, the feed should contain antioxidants, fatty acids, digestive enzymes, or FOS. An important component is the amino acids, ie. Leucine, valine, which supports the work of the nervous system, muscles protect, maintain normal blood glucose levels as well as the arginine and glutamine, which acidify body fluids and support the brain. Additionally, arginine strengthens muscles, and glutamine improves the functioning of the digestive system and immune system.
To help your pet survive heavy recovery time should give him special food. Diet, of course, should be consulted with your veterinarian. Company, ie. Eukanuba, Purina, and Royal Canin are products to help our dog to strengthen the body. Eukanuba High Calorie Formula dry dog food designed for pets during convalescence and nutritional stress, who have had weight loss, anorexia, cancer, sepsis, underweight diabetic, extension and torsion of the stomach and during lactation. Karma includes, among others, high-quality protein, beet pulp, omega-3 and omega-6.
Purina Veterinary Diets CN Convalescence Formula is a special veterinary diet suitable for dogs suffering from anorexia, which are in a situation of nutritional stress, trauma, before or after surgery. It contains high quality protein, long chain fatty acids, which minimize the probability of occurrence of inflammation and a variety of nutrients, vitamins A, D, E, calcium, phosphorus, sodium, potassium, magnesium, copper, zinc and arginine.
Power of vitamins and mineral components
Nothing puts his feet as vitamins. Karma company Royal Canin: Convalescence Support and Recovery have a lot of them! In addition to the basic ingredients include vitamins A, C, E, D, B group, folic acid, choline, and mineral salts, ie., Magnesium, sodium, potassium, magnesium, copper, zinc, selenium, chlorine. In addition, food has taurine, lutein, omega 3 and 6, methionine, and many other nutrients that will allow the dog to recover.
In addition, food Royal Canin Recovery has a special texture, so it can be applied with a syringe or by gavage.
Dog, to gather strength again and enjoy life needs high amounts of energy. Win it thanks to a special karma, which is not only an ideal source of protein, but also vitamins and nutrients that strengthen the whole body.