Digestive enzymes and probiotics can help maintain a healthy digestive tract and improve the absorption of nutrients.

Both flaxseed oil and fish oil provide omega-3 EFAs. However, the omega-3 EFA in flaxseed oil (ALA) is an inactive form and must be converted to EPA and DHA, the active forms of omega-3 EFA.

Some nutrients are lost due to heat and high pressure in pet food production.  Vitamins and minerals are added to make the food complete and balanced.

Some low-quality cat litters contain crystalline silica dust.  Crystalline silica can may accumulate in your cat’s lungs, resulting in silicosis.

The majority of essential oils are toxic to cats. All cats lack glucuronyl transferase, a liver enzyme, that helps to break down most essential oils.

“The more I learn about people, the more I like my dog.”

─ Mark Twain

“If there are no dogs in Heaven, then when I die I want to go where they went.”

– Will Rogers

Pet food usually includes these essential nutrients: protein, fat, carbohydrates, vitamins, minerals, water.

"In a cat's eye, all things belong to cats."

- Unknown

“Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.”

– Anatole France

"In ancient times cats were worshipped as gods; they have not forgotten this."

- Terry Pratchett

“Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.”

– Roger Caras

“Animals are such agreeable friends—they ask no questions; they pass no criticisms.”

– George Eliot

Chocolate is toxic to dogs because it contains a chemical called theobromine. The first signs of theobromine poisoning are nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and increased urination.

"As every cat owner knows, nobody owns a cat."

- Ellen Perry Berkeley

How much you should feed your pet depends on its age and activity level.  Daily feeding amount in food label only serves as a reference.

Small breeds tend to live longer than larger breeds. Tiny and toy breeds only become "seniors" when they are around age 10.

Preservatives such as Ethoxyquin and BHA (butylated hydroxyanisole) are banned from human consumption. Avoid them in pet food as well.

Dogs and cats most often develop allergies to the protein in meat and dairy products.  Hydrolysis is a method to break down protein molecules to prevent food allergies.

Complete and balanced pet food are those with added vitamins and minerals.  Those without are labeled as food for supplementary feeding only.

Brushing your dog's teeth at least 3 times a week is essential for good dental health.  Train your dog to accept teeth brushing early on. 

Dogs scoot because of overly full anal glands. Adding fiber to your dog's diet can minimize the necessity of manual anal gland expression.

Grapes, raisins and currants can cause kidney failure in dogs. Currently, it is not known why these fruits are toxic. Individual dogs have different sensitivities to these fruits.

Ingredients in pet food should be high quality and highly digestible. Your pets cannot digest feathers, hide or hoofs (animal digest / by-products).

Some common house plants are poisonous to dogs and cats. If you see your pets chewing on the plants, it is better to remove the plants.

Freeze drying is a process that involves freezing the product, lowering pressure, then removing the ice by sublimation. In contrast, conventional drying uses heat to remove water.

The first three ingredients are the most important in pet food. You can tell if the food is grain based or meat based.

Paraben and its derivatives are commonly found in pet shampoo to prolong shelf life, but they may cause allergic contact dermatitis in pets and human.

“A dog is the only thing on earth that loves you more than you love yourself.”

– Josh Billings

Wise Pet is a holistic pet shop selling only high quality natural pet products. We provide 5% discount on orders >$600*, 10% discount on orders over $1000* (*regular priced products only) and free delivery on orders over $400 for most part of HK (please refer to shipping policy). Delivery will be made in 2-4 business days.  Please refer to the discount page for more details. 

Virbac Epi-Soothe Shampoo

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GS-048    250 ml    HK$184.00

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Epi-Soothe Shampoo with Spherulites is a natural oat-grain derivative, soap-free shampoo designed for soothing, cleansing, and controlling mild itch of dry and sensitive skin for dogs, cats, and horses of any age. Product of France.

Epi-Soothe Shampoo with Spherulites is a natural oat-grain derivative, soap-free shampoo designed for soothing, cleansing, and controlling mild itch of dry and sensitive skin for dogs, cats, and horses of any age.

Anti-adhesive glycotechnology utilizes a unique combination of monosaccharides and an alkylpolyglucoside that reduces bacterial and yeast adhesion to the stratum corneum.

This action physically disrupts micro-organism colonization on the skin surface and may delay onset of irritation due to topical bacteria or yeast.

     

Directions and Dosage

Shake well before use. Wet the hair coat with warm water and apply a sufficient amount of shampoo to create a rich lather. Rinse and repeat. Massage shampoo into wet hair coat, lather freely. Allow to remain on hair for 5 to 10 minutes, then rinse thoroughly with clean water. May be used as often as daily or as directed by your veterinarian.

Ingredients: Purified water, sodium C14-16 olefin sulfonate, cocamidopropyl betaine, lauramide DEA, linoleamide DEA, Spherulites, glycerin, colloidal oatmeal, lauryl glucoside, chitosan succinamide, magnesium aluminum silicate, DMDM hydantoin, d-galactose, d-mannose, l-rhamnose, fragrance, hydroxypropyl methylcellulose, FD&C Blue #1. May contain sodium hydroxide, sodium chloride and lactic acid.

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