What is Green Lipped Mussel?

Green Lipped Mussels provides a natural blend of natural proteins, minerals, glycosaminoglycans and essential Omega-3 fatty acids. The unique green lipped mussel substances are recognized as helping joint mobility, cartilage maintenance, good health and general well-being. Green lipped mussel inhibits inflammation in the body. Green-lipped mussels contain a unique combination of fatty acids that are not found in any other marine or plant life. ETA only found in green lipped mussel is a glycosaminoglycan, which has been shown to assist in the repair of damaged joint tissues. Studies have also found that Green Lipped mussel blocks the formation of leukotrienes inhibiting arthritis.

What is the difference between VitaPet Joint Care (GLM) and glucosamine?

In addition to EPA and DHA, VitaPet Joint Care powder also contains a unique omega-3 fatty acid called ETA, which has strong anti-inflammatory properties reducing joint swelling and pain, as well as chondroitin sulphate, glucosamine, antioxidants and cofactor minerals. These have a synergistic relationship working together to reduce inflammation, limiting further damage and help regenerate damaged joint cartilage and synovial fluid.

When supplementing your pet with GLM their body is able to produce its own glucosamine and chondroitin. Additional supplementation with glucosamine is not required when giving GLM.

Should my dog or cat take VitaPet Joint care?

GLM prevents repairs and restores! The best way to prevent problems from starting is to be proactive and start your pet on Joint Care. Preventive measures that start at puppy or kitten stage can help them live a healthy active life.

How long before I can expect to see improvements?

Often results can be seen in a week or two after starting VitaPet Joint Care. To ensure your pet receives the maximum potential benefit, allow 4-6 weeks of continual usage.

How is VitaPet GLM different from other products on the market?

VitaPet uses pure stabilized Green Lipped Mussel powder that has been temperature regulated throughout the freeze dried process. There is no added shark cartilage, abalone or other “marine cartilage” added. The Blue Ocean Environmental agency named green lipped mussel one of top eco-friendly foods. VitaPet GLM powder does not contain artificial flavours.

Are there any known side effects using VitaPet Joint Care?

There are no drug-like side effects to GLM. Rarely a pet may have some GI distress, but a gradual introduction over the initial 5 days and giving with food usually eliminates that.

How much does my pet need?

VitaPet Joint Care Green Lipped Mussel is concentrated so a small daily dose provides amazing results. One jar lasts on average 6-8 weeks depending on your pet’s weight and lifestyle. VitaPet Joint Care Green Lipped Mussel is very palatable and easy to dose, simply sprinkle it on your pet’s food!

How do I store VitaPet Joint Care?

We recommend VitaPet Joint Care be kept at room temperature or below and out of direct sunlight.

Do I need to check with my veterinarian?

VitaPet Joint Care is a pure, toxin-free, all-natural source of green lipped mussel. In all matters concerning health, it is always important to check with your vet before
starting a new program.