BLUE Joint Sticks™
Natural Dog Treats
While they may look like something your dog would proudly carry out of the woods, BLUE Joint Sticks are really tasty, all natural chew treats that help support your furry friend’s joint health. Plus, all that happy chewing will help freshen his breath.
BLUE Joint Sticks contain a unique blend of natural ingredients that help support healthy joints :
- Omega 3 & 6 Fatty Acids
- Vitamin C
BLUE Joint Sticks don’t contain any chicken (or poultry) by-product meals and are corn, wheat and soy free.
- Tapioca Starch,
- Vegetable Glycerine,
BLUE uses fresh, green peas. A good source of protein and Vitamin A. Peas are packed with fiber to help manage cholesterol and blood sugar. Also a good source of potassium.
- Pea Fiber,
The parts of processed fruits, vegetables, spices or fermentation products that are used for flavoring.
Alfalfa Meal (a source of Chlorophyll),
Alfalfa Meal (a source of Chlorophyll)
Alfalfa is one of the richest mineral foods containing abundant amounts of trace minerals (zinc, iron and manganese), vitamins (Vitamin A, Vitamin C) nutrients needed by dogs and cats to sustain well-being.
Flaxseed (source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids),
Flaxseed (source of Omega 3 and 6 Fatty Acids)
Ground flax seed contains flax seed oil, which is one of the richest sources of the essential Omega 3 fatty acids (linolenic acid). Flax is a good source of essential amino acids and contains all the essential vitamins and minerals required by dogs and cats. Flax is beneficial for its anti-inflammatory effect and has been known to help arthritis and prevent cancer. Flax seed is also a great fiber source that aids in digestion. Also an excellent source of Omega 3 & 6 fatty acids that promote healthy skin and coat.
Sunflower Oil (source of Omega 6 Fatty Acids),
Sunflower Oil (source of Omega 6 Fatty Acids)
Oil obtained from processing sunflower seeds. It is an excellent source of Omega 6 fatty acids also containing 62-70% linoleic acid. Omega 6 fatty acids are associated with coat and skin health. Sunflower oil used in BLUE dog and cat foods are naturally stabilized with Natural Mixed Tocopherols (a source of Vitamin E) to provide freshness.
- Fish Oil (source of EPA-Eicosapentaenoic Acid),
- Chicken Cartilage,
A natural form of salt obtained from processing seawater. It is a supplement for sodium and chloride, essential nutrients required by dogs and cats. Sodium and chloride are electrolytes. They help regulate water balance in the body, aid in muscle contraction and nerve transmission and regulate the body's acid-balance. Sea salt also contains trace minerals associated with animal health.
Fresh parsley is an herb associated with reducing urinary tract inflammation, aids in digestion and increases renal function to help the body dispose of excessive fluid by increasing urine production. It also contains Vitamin A and Vitamin C, vitamins associated with antioxidant properties.
- Zinc Propionate,
A mineral compound that is commonly used as a calcium supplement.
- Natural Smoke Flavor,
Glucosamine has been known to prevent arthritis and to maintain connective tissue, tendons, ligaments, and cartilage.
- L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (a source of Vitamin C),
A naturally occurring compound believed to be helpful in the maintenance and rebuilding of joint cartilage.
- preserved with Citric Acids, Tocopherols & Oil of Rosemary
|Crude Protein||14.5% min|
|Crude Fat||3.0% min|
|Crude Fiber||3.5% max|
|L-Ascorbyl-2-Polyphosphate (Vitamin C)*||100 mg/kg min|
|Omega 3 Fatty Acids*||0.45% min|
|Omega 6 Fatty Acids*||0.55% min|
|EPA (Eicosapentaenoic Acid)*||0.09% min|
|Glucosamine*||375 mg/kg min|
|Chondroitin Sulfate*||100 mg/kg min|
*Not recognized as an essential nutrient by AAFCO Pet Food Nutrient Profiles.
While your furry friend would probably love to eat the whole bag, BLUE Joint Sticks are for intermittent or supplemental feeding only. We recommend feeding him just one BLUE Joint Stick a day. Choosing the right size is important too— Small size BLUE Joint Sticks are ideal for dogs between 5-25 lbs. and Regular size BLUE Joint Sticks are ideal for dogs 26 lbs. or larger.
Keep in mind, BLUE Joint Sticks are not appropriate for puppies and dogs less than 5 lbs. Always be sure to watch your dog while he enjoys a BLUE Joint Stick to make sure he chews it sufficiently. And, of course, you should make fresh drinking water available at all times.
Regular Size: 3,060 Kcals/kg, One Stick = 86 Kcals
Small Size: 3,060 Kcals/kg, One Stick = 34 Kcals
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