Broadreach Nature + are very excited to launch our brand new Organic Turmeric & BioperineTM supplement for Dogs and Cats. This great new product is a complementary feed supplement designed to promote and support Joint, Cardiovascular, Liver and Digestive Care for Dogs and Cats which contains compounds that have been shown to relieve discomfort associated with joint pain and arthritis. Turmeric is known for it’s anti-inflammatory properties. It’s active ingredient – curcumin suppresses the production of chemicals such as TNF-alpha which are thought to cause inflammation in the body. It is thought that turmeric may aid in the support of reduction in swelling and pain in pets. Marie Saunders who was lucky enough to trial this product prior to launch has said “I have been so pleased to have trialled the Turmeric and Bioprene™ product and can thoroughly recommend it. A great overall product produced to a very high GMP standards. Veterinary strength and Manufactured in the UK.” As a note, some of the signs of discomfort in dogs to look out for where Turmeric may be beneficial are: LamenessTendernessStiffness (especially after exercise)SwellingLicking of jointsChange of temperamentUnwillingness to play or run In addition, Turmeric is beneficial in the support of digestion. Turmeric stimulates the production of bile helping break down dietary fats in a high protein diet, without the harmful effects of many man-made substitutes. Turmeric also has positive effects on gut inflammation and gut permeability. Broadreach Nature + Turmeric is 100% Organic, produced in organic and sustainable conditions unaffected by pollutants and chemicals, keeping in line with our drive for a better and more sustainable environment. Our Organic Turmeric Capsules also contain BioPerineTM : An extract derived from black pepper that has been shown to greatly increase absorption of vital nutrients. A study by Dr. Michael Greger found that a phytochemical in black pepper (called peperine) that can increase the absorption of curcumin by up to 2,000%. Studies also show that turmeric supports the liver function by helping it break down fat and remove waste.