PAW Fish Oil 500: Veterinary Strength is a concentrated blend of liquid fish oil with no artificial colours or flavours.
It contains fish oil with omega 3 fatty acids, eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA) and docosahexaenoic acid (DHA), formulated for dogs based on standard ratios recommended by the US National Research Council.
Benefits: * Supports maintenance of general health and wellbeing of your dog. * Concentrated low volume formulation, reduces diarrhoea risk and excessive calories. * Easy to calculate dosing. * Mild fishy odour for better acceptance by pets. * Deodorised, purified and concentrated. * No added colours or flavours. * Mercury, Dioxin & PCB tested. *
Available in 200ml bottle with easy to dose pump dispenser.
Consult your veterinarian about use of fish oils as adjunctive nutritional management for: * Joint health including Osteoarthritis. * Other inflammatory or immunologic conditions, including atopy and some bowel disorders. * Cardiovascular health. * Renal conditions.
PAW Fish Oil 500: Veterinary Strength can be added directly to pets food
Consult your veterinarian for the appropriate dosage regime for your dog.
Buying human fish oils for your pet may seem logical, however dogs have different daily intake requirements for recommended formulations of EPA and DHA.
Using human fish oil for dogs can cause the following issues: * Correct dosing is difficult and overdosing can cause digestive issues (i.e. diarrhea and vomiting). * Requires greater volume to be used to meet a dogs daily requirements, which can become expensive. * Difficult to administer to dogs as capsule and flavoured liquid varieties are not palatable for pets.
Fish Oil is one of the most popular supplements taken by health conscious people, with many proven benefits to help with a variety of conditions. We now know that many of the same benefits can apply to our pet companions.
Fish Oil is one of the most widely prescribed supplements in both medical and veterinary fields and has been shown to support nutritional management for the following clinical conditions: * Osteoarthritis Omega 3 fatty acids can provide anti-inflammatory support for dogs with osteoarthritis. * Inflammatory Skin Diseases Allergic skin disease and other inflammatory skin conditions have the potential to benefit from the anti-inflammatory effects of fish oil. * Cognitive Dysfunction Omega 3 fatty acid DHA plays an important role in maintaining cognitive function in older dogs. * Cardiovascular Disease Omega-3 fatty acids have a number of potential benefits in dogs with heart disease such as reducing inflammation and helping to protect against abnormal heart rhythms (arrhythmia). * Kidney Disease Fish oil is frequently recommended to slow or prevent the progression of kidney disease. * Inflammatory Bowel Disease Supplementation of fish oil may be used in the treatment for dogs with IBD6 due to its anti-inflammatory properties.
How much does shipping cost?
Your delivery cost starts from $6.95. This depends on the weight of your order, delivery address and delivery method (express vs standard). The shipping cost calculator will display the total cost for delivery at the checkout. We use live quote system powered by Australia Post; this guarantees you pay the lowest shipping fee.
How do I qualify for Free Delivery?
Discount Pet Meds offers Free Standard Shipping on orders over $149 Australia wide for parcels up to 500g. Orders over $149 and over 500g will receive a discount of $6.95 on total shipping cost which will is automatically applied during checkout.
Which shipping should I select?
Discount Pet Meds uses Australia Post as their courier partner, with two shipping options to select from at checkout:
Express Post the fastest choice
Standard Post the most economical (normally 2 days behind express post)
Please note: Australia Post has a weight limit of 22kg per parcel. If your order weighs over 22Kgs we recommend placing multiple orders or contact us to arrange for a courier
How long will it take to process my order?
Discount Pet Meds guarantee same day dispatch if your order is in-stock and has been placed before 11am weekday. In- stock items ordered after 11am, will be dispatched next business day.
Compounding Meds: Please allow extra 2 business days (eye drops: 5 business days)
How long will it take to receive my parcel?
In addition to processing and dispatch time at the warehouse (24-48 hrs), Delivery time will depend on where you are, in relation to our warehouse as we are based in Carlingford, Sydney, NSW.
The following are estimated delivery times once your order has been fulfilled and left our warehouse. These are only estimates and are dependent on mail services in your area.
Local/Sydney area: 1-2 business days
New South Wales: 2-3 business days
Brisbane: 2-3 business days
Melbourne: 2-3 business days
Adelaide: 3-5 business days
Perth: 3-5 business days
Queensland: 3-7 business days
Victoria: 3-7 business days
South Australia: 5-10 business days
Tasmania: 5-10 business days
Western Australia: 5-10 business days
Northern Territory: 5-10 business days
Sydney area: next day delivery
Other Metro areas and Major cities: 1-3 business days
Rural areas: please allow up to 5 business days.
Do I need to stay home to receive my parcel?
All parcels will be delivered to the provided address and will require a signature on receipt, It is recommended to provide a work address for delivery if no one is home during business hours. If no one home, a card will be left detailing the nearest Australia Post outlet where the parcel can be collected during normal business hours.
Authority to Leave (ATL): Although we do not recommend leaving orders unattended when not home to accept delivery, you may request this service with any delivery. You may do this by placing a brief note, such as Please leave order if not home', in the order comments section found on our checkout page.
Australia Post (Safe Drop): Tracking notifications now provide you the possibility of Safe Drop where the order will be left in the Safe Drop location specified unless, in the judgement of the carrier, it is exposed to passers-by or the weather, in which the parcel will be carded for a Post Office collection
What if my order got delayed, lost, stolen or damaged?
Shipping insurance will allow you to be compensated in case of lost, damaged, or delayed delivery. If shipping insurance is not chosen, we will not be able to offer any further assistance if your order is lost or subsequently goes missing after it has been deemed delivered by the carrier. The associated risk in leaving parcels unattended is borne by the customer.
Refrigerated items: when you purchace a cold chain product, you accept the rare chance that goods will not be delivered in an ideal condition and that no compensation will be offered to replace spoilt goods, even if insurance cover is chosen.
How do you ship refrigerated items?
Fridge items are sent out Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday only, by Express Post in foam eskies containing ice Blocks, to ensure items remain cold on delivery. Please refer to the below link to see if you are within the Australia Post Express Network:
How do I track my order?
With email and SMS tracking notifications, you will get peace of mind to track and choose delivery options. You will be given a tracking number and the date your parcel is expected to be delivered, as well as the chance to choose how and where you like to receive it.
What if I want to Pick up my order?
Pick up is available from our store. Please select “Pickup option" at the checkout. We will contact you once your order has been assembled and is ready for collection.
Pick up address: 4/500 North Rocks Road Carlingford, Sydney NSW, 2118.
Can I refund medication after collection?
We can dispose your unwanted medication, but we can’t refund it. Once a prescription item leaves our pharmacy, by law they cannot be resold. As such, refunds are not possible.