February 2016 • Beastie Boutique

Monthly Archives: February 2016


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Feb 2016

What is it: D-Mannose is a sugar that is related to glucose and is extracted from cranberries and some other fruits like apples and peaches. What does it do: D-Mannose purportedly stops foreign cells from sticking to the walls inside the bladder and urinary tract by attaching to those cells and flushing them from the body, preventing or resolving a urinary tract infection. This includes the E-coli virus, a common source of most UTIs, and it can also help flush crystals in cats with blockage issues. Safety: D-Mannose is considered generally safe......

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12
Feb 2016

Most people are familiar with Turmeric. You may even have some in your cupboard to cook with. When it comes to Western Medicine, Turmeric has had long known benefits for the body, inside and out. Here are some benefits of turmeric for pets: allergy relief, digestion support, stops diarrhea, contains antioxidants, weight management, detox, anti-inflammatory, pain relief, and more. A POWERFUL ANTIOXIDANT: Clinical studies have shown that curcumin in turmeric is a powerful antioxidant. Antioxidants neutralize free radicals which cause the painful inflammation and damage to joints affected by arthritis. The anti-inflammatory......

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