- Zylkene is a natural product that may help to support pets during many common situations such as a house move or kennel/cattery stay, or during fireworks season. It only needs to be given once daily, and is very easy to give – simply open the capsule and mix the palatable powder with food or a favourite treat. Zylkene has not been associated with side effects.
- Dogs and cats obviously cannot tell us how they are coping, but they can alter their behaviour. There are many different ways pets can show stress including:
- Posture changes e.g. crouching, dilated pupils, Changed demeanour, House soiling, Changes use of their environment e.g. changed resting place, reduced exploration or stopped visiting a certain part of the house
- Changes in pattern of sleeping, Habits such as excessive licking and grooming, Reduced play, Changed interaction with humans or other pets Ð can be increased or decreased
Zylkene is a natural product derived from milk proteins that has been proven to help your cat or dog cope in times of stress and adapt to change. Can be used for short periods or continuously if needed. it is a food supplement made from a protein found in milk (the same molecule that helps babies relax after a milk feed). the active ingredient is a peptide (a protein molecule) which is able to bind temporarily to certain receptors in the brain. This has a calming influence similar in some ways to tranquillizer drugs but without the side effects associated such as sedation or memory loss. It has been clinically proven to be effective in dogs and cats.it can be used for environmental changes (e.g. New pet new baby or house moves) multianimal households, cattery or kennel stays, fireworks, home alone or travel anxieties