What are those home remedies to give to your pets? Unfortunately, there is no cure for pets suffering from arthritis. However, there are things that can be done in making them comfortable. The home remedies that will ease their pain are as follows;
• Buy a quality mattress for your dog –check the beddings if it these are soft. And then, try getting a firm orthopedic bed. Dogs that suffer from arthritis and older dogs need extra support.
· Keeping your dog as active as possible –take them on a daily short walk. If the impact is very low, let them try on swimming. Encourage it further in doing it.
· Give it a daily gentle massage – The best is from the moment of it waking up and even before going to bed.
· Controlling your dogs’ weight –An extra weight is also about putting an extra pressure on its joints. Put it on a diet and if obesity is the problem, encourage it further in doing a daily exercise.
· Low tables – try to keep them slightly below the head level. They should avoid bending down that will only be leaving them with back and neck strain
· Feeding with Omega 3 Acids – this omega 3 proves to be helpful in reducing joint inflammation. Make sure that your dog has no allergy. Make your own healthy foods for your dogs to ensure that it gets the proper nutrition. Adding supplement is also advisable for your dog.
· Buying ramps and small steps -Remove all of the things that you think that lead in the difficulty of stepping, walking and climbing.