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Top 5 Pet Food Nutraceuticals

Project start date: 09 March 2006
Project end date: 20 September 2006
Publication date: 30 September 2006
Livestock species: Sheep, Goat, Lamb, Grassfed cattle, Grainfed cattle
Relevant regions: National
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One of the most common diseases affecting dogs and older cats is osteoarthristis. Nutraceuticals such as glucosamine, chondroitin sulphate and pentosan polysulpate are commonly use as adjunct therapties in the management of osteoarthritis to alleviate pain and to retard the progression of the disease. 

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Project manager: Antoine Valterio
Primary researcher: UniQuest Pty Limited