another question from the nutrition moron--nupro joint

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Postby jlewin » September 20th, 2006, 9:46 am

I was thinking of getting my 8 year old greyhound on something for his arthritis and my vet is not of much help. anybody ever heard of the joint supplement from nupro. it mixes into a kind of gravy. he loves gravy :) but there is just so much out there and as I've stated before, nutrition is not my strong point.
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Postby iluvk9 » September 20th, 2006, 6:57 pm

SisMorpine recommended Glycoflex for my very large Labrador who was limping. He is 2 1/2 years old and 140#.

It works great for him. I use Glycoflex II from

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Postby karma » September 21st, 2006, 1:23 am

I currently use the Nupro Joint and well i have Karma doing quite a bit of activity and i havent seen any problem as of yet but then again i am not the most nutritional owner out there i am working on it as far as playing with your dog or understanding SOME behaviors i can say i am the self proclaimed pro. But then again Karma is only 1yr 9 mths and has no previous joint issues she has been on NUPRO for about 10 months but i strted the joint one in May this year to help keep her joints going strong due to pulling and agility and i run her daily up hill and steps so like i said i havent seen a problem as of yet.
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Postby katiek0417 » September 21st, 2006, 6:26 am

I personally love Nupro's highly recommended in the working dog world as one of the best out there. I've had my dogs on it for over a year, and Greg just switched his dogs over....I don't know how it works for a dog that already has joint issues...but it's great for a young dog (to keep their joints healthy)
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Postby pitgrrl » September 21st, 2006, 1:14 pm

I've had my dogs on Nupro joint stuff for about 4 months and I've honestly seen a difference. My dogs are only around 5 years old and didn't have any serious joint pain before taking it, but after about a month they both started jumping around like maniacs, which we hadn't seen them do in a while.
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