Useful information about the needs of cats and dogs with nutritionally sensitive health conditions.
The gastrointestinal (GI), or gut,
Many dogs and cats with GI disease have concurrent dysbiosis.1─8 Dysbiosis has been identified in dogs with both acute and chronic GI conditions (e.g., acute diarrhea and chronic enteropathy [CE]),1─5 cats with CE,6,7 and dogs and cats with Giardia duodenalis infections.8
"Based on your pet's evaluation, I believe [he/she] has bacterial dysbiosis along with [today's diagnosed health condition(s)]. I am recommending [a change in diet and/or the addition of a probiotic/synbiotic] that can help address these issues."
Purina was the first to use prebiotics in pet food and is a leader in the field. What are the benefits of prebiotics to pets?
Probiotics offer many benefits, but with so many options available, pet owners may not know how to select the best quality and most appropriate one for their pet's needs