Vertex Canine Essentials
is an excellent daily-use supplement that can increase energy, endurance, muscle growth, heat tolerance, and recovery time. It is specifically designed to provide nutritional support for working and performance dogs, but it is also a highly digestable and palatable source of calories for aging or convalescing dogs.
Vertex uses premium, predigested meat, whey, and egg proteins to ensure unequalled taste and nearly 100% digestibility and absorption. Combined with pharmaceutical-grade amino acids, you can expect better performance from your dog, improved stamina, and less physical discomfort after hard workouts. Vertex also uses powerful anti-oxidants (Vitamins C and E) to help protect your dog from free radicals that injure the body and can cause sickness or disease. This supplement also provides a food-grade complex carbohydrate source and contains pharmaceutical-grade glucosamine, chondroitin sulfate, and MSM.
Vertex is great for: Canine athletes (agility, flyball, hunting, schutzhund, racing, weight pulling, etc.) Pregnant or lactating females Finicky eaters (add water to make Vertex into an irresistible gravy) Dogs recovering from illness or surgery Dogs that are hard to keep weight on Dogs with low energy levels Stud dogs and brood females
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Ingredients: Maltodextrin, Whole Dried Egg, Whey Protein Concentrate, Poultry Liver Hydrolysate, Canola Oil, Olive Oil, Flax Oil, Flax Seed Meal, Spirulina, Chlorella, Alfafalfa Powder, Kelp Powder, Pumpkin Powder, MSM, Glucosamine Hydrochloride, Chondroitin Sulfate, Sodium Ascorbate (Vit C), Calcium Citrate, Calcium Carbonate, L-leucine, L-isoleucine, L-valine, Salmon Oil, L-glutamine, Mixed Tocopherols (Vit E), Potassium Chloride, Trace Minerals, Lutein, Micro Algae (Asaxanthin), Ginseng Root Powder, L-carnitine, Lactobacillus Acidophilus, Lactobacillus Lactis, Bifido Bacterium Bifidus, Biotin.
Serving Size: 1 scoop, 20 grams
Guaranteed Analysis: Crude Protein...... 24% min Crude Fat...... 24% min Crude Fiber...... 4% Moisture...... 5% max
Glucosamine not less than 8000 mg/kg (1000 mg/cup) Vitamin E not less than 2000 IU/kg (250 IU/cup) Methylsulfonylmethane (MSM) not less than 2000 mg/kg (250 mg/cup) Chondroitin Sulfate not less than 1000 mg/kg (125 mg/cup) L-carnitine not less than 300 mg/kg (37 mg/cup)
Feeding Guidelines: Vertex is formulated for adult dogs. These feeding guidelines are a starting point and you may have to experiment with your dog to find the correct amount to feed, depending on your dog's age, activity, and temperament. In order to reach an optimal body condition, you may need to adjust food intake. For better absorption when feeding Vertex with dry food, mix with water.
Sedentary (less than 20 minutes of exercise/day): 1 teaspoon/20 lbs. once a day
Moderate (20-40 minutes of exercise/day): 1 teaspoon/20 lbs. twice a day
Active (40-60 minutes of exercise/day): 1 teaspoon/10 lbs. twice a day
Extreme (hunting, service, S&R, etc.): 4 teaspoons/10 lbs. twice a day
For faster recovery and replenishing of lost energy stores in highly active dogs, include 1 feeding of Vertex within 30 minutes of completion of exercise for the day.