Frequently Asked Questions
FOR VETERINARY PROFESSIONALS
In compliance with Health Canada and FDA regulations, none of our Veterinary Supplements are intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. The information on this page is intended for veterinary professionals and hospital managers and is presented for educational purposes only.
Yes. All our products have been granted a unique Notification Number (NN) to attest compliance with Health Canada Notification Program for Veterinary Health Products (VHP). The number is clearly printed on the front panel of our labels.
Yes. All the health claims of our products (e.g., Supports Joint Function or Support Healthy Immune System) have been reviewed and are in compliance with Health Canada.
Yes. All the ingredients used in our formulas are listed on Health Canada’s List C of permitted active, homeopathic, and traditional medicine substances that can be used to manufacture a Veterinary Health Products (VHP).
Yes. All our products are manufactured in compliance with Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) standards.
Yes. All our products are manufactured in a facility certified by an independent third-party to comply with Health Canada regulations and the FDA Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA).
Yes. In-process testing, and 2-party verifications occur through the entire production process. Our manufacturer uses government approved third party laboratories to conduct chemical testing such as microanalysis, assay, heavy metals, pesticides and solvent residues.
Yes. Our proprietary Senior Immunity Omega Blend™, included in our Shield Again formula, is the first brand of Veterinary Health Products in Canada containing DE111® Probiotic*, a patented strain of Bacillus subtilis. DE111 Probiotic has been tested in randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials demonstrating significant effect modulating a positive gastrointestinal and Immunomodulatory response in healthy dogs and humans.
*DE111 Probiotic is trademark of Deerland Probiotics & Enzymes, Inc.
Yes. Our powdered omega 3 concentrate contains not less than 240mg/g of Total Omega-3 fatty acids, not less than 120mg/g of eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and not less than 80mg/g of docosahexaenoic acid (DHA).
No. Our products are formulated using only local and imported active ingredients. Nothing more.