Functional foods are those that, in addition to basic nutritional functions, when consumed as part of the usual diet, produce metabolic and / or physiological effects beneficial to health. These foods are considered health promoters and may be associated with a reduced risk of some chronic diseases.
This is what Botica Pets does: it combines the ancient simplicity of therapy through plants and food with modern technology. We combine these two types of assets in balanced and specific formulas for various complaints from pet guardians. We provide a better quality of life for dogs and cats, mainly by increasing the body’s defenses.
All of our supplements are 100% natural, without preservatives, and the ingredients, when combined, enhance and complement each other, promoting a synergistic effect that provides health and longevity to pets.
Discover 10 foods that make up the formulas of Botica Pets and their benefits
A natural source of antioxidants, fibers, vitamin A, C, E and carotenoids, carrots stimulate tissue reconstruction, prevent cardiovascular problems, cancer and other chronic diseases. Its antioxidant action, combats aging and promotes healthy eyesight.
Responsible for facilitating digestion, it promotes the elimination of toxins and the regulation of the intestine. It has a toxic action against tumor cells and has antioxidant activity, in addition to increasing immunity and acting as anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and antifungal.
Seaweed extract (chlorella)
Rich in chlorophyll, improves the pet’s immunity, promotes detoxification of the organism, stimulates the growth and recovery of tissues, as it contains a lot of iron – in a concentration equivalent to red meat and viscera – it is also indicated in cases of anemia.
Extract of citrus fruits (acerola)
It is a source of nutrients, being composed of carbohydrates, proteins, minerals (phosphorus and potassium) and vitamins of Complex B. Due to the high content of vitamin C it is a potent antioxidant that helps to strengthen the immune system, helps in the treatment and prevention of cancer , works as an astringent and also helps in the formation of collagen.
Source of vitamins A, C and Complex B. Passion fruit is considered a natural tranquilizer, having anxiolytic properties that act against irritability and hyperactivity. In addition, it also has antispasmodic action that promotes digestive comfort and helps to calm the animal. Improvement of the pet’s concentration for training and performing exercises.
It is considered a modulator of the immune system because it stimulates natural defenses. In addition, it is a source of B vitamins, minerals and proteins.
Rich in catechin which is a substance capable of fighting free radicals. It has an antioxidant effect, which prevents aging, stimulates the immune system and, consequently, fights opportunistic diseases. Guarana is also able to reduce appetite by keeping blood glucose levels stable while still acting as an energy drink.
One of its greatest benefits is to help control appetite, fighting obesity. Hydroxycitric acid (HCA) present in the shell stimulates metabolism and is able to reduce fat absorption. It also contributes to increased levels of serotonin, a hormone that regulates appetite, satiety and well-being.
Rich in sugars, it helps fight fatigue and reduce muscle stress. It also promotes muscle and tendon strengthening, due to the high concentration of potassium and manganese.
Provides good formation of bones and tissues. It is a natural source of chondroitin sulfate, glucosamine, calcium and phosphorus.
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